Welcome to Energy Commission of Nigeria

The Energy Commission of Nigeria came to being through the enabling Act No. 62 of 1979, as amended by Act No. 32 of 1988 and Act No. 19 of 1989 (see ECN Act.)

The Commission commenced operation in 1989 after the meeting of the Heads of ECOWAS on 29th May 1982 in Cotonou, where a decision was taken that each member state should establish by law,a body within the machinery of government, to be charged with the responsibility for coordinating and supervising all energy functions and activities within each Member State and may be called ENERGY COMMISSION of each Member State (see for Official Journal of ECOWAS, Protocols, Decisions & Directives, Vol. 4, June 1982, pg 50).


Vision & Mission


Freedom of Information (FoI) Activities


The Nigeria 2050 Calculator(NECAL2050): A tool to plot and explore Nigeria Pathways for Climate Change mitigation. To visit NECAL2050 go to necal2050.energy.gov.ng

Latest News


STI Ministry To Promote Clean Energy To Support Nigeria’s Agenda 2050

…As ECN Commissions Centre For Energy Efficiency, Conservation

The Minister of Science, Technology and Innovation, Sen. Adeleke Mamora has restated the ministry’s commitment to supporting the Energy Commission of Nigeria (ECN) to achieve its mandate for an adequate, reliable, affordable supply of clean energy in the economy to support Nigeria’s Agenda 2050. . . . Read More

The Director, National Centre for Energy Efficiency and Conservation (NCEEC), Dr. Ajibola Olawale (fourth from left), Vice Chancellor, University of Lagos, Prof. Folasade Ogunsola, Minister of Science, Technology and Innovation, Sen. Adeleke Mamora and Director-general, Energy Commission of Nigeria, Prof. Eli Bala flanked by other stakeholders during the NCEEC office complex commissioning in Lagos State.


Prof. Wahab Egbewole, SAN, University of Ilorin New Vice Chancellor Pays Courtesy Visit to Energy Commission of Nigeria Headquarters in Abuja

The newly appointed Vice Chancellor of the University of Ilorin, Prof. Wahab Egbewole, SAN, has paid a courtesy visit to the Director General and Management of Energy Commission of Nigeria (ECN) at the Commission’s Headquarters in Abuja on Thursday 3rd November, 2022. While welcoming the Vice Chancellor to the Commission, the Director, Media & Public Affairs, . . . Read More

The DG, Prof Eli Jidere Bala receiving the Vice Chancellor, Unilorin, Prof. Wahab Egbewole and the Director, NCHPRD,Prof. A.W. Salami on arrival in his office.


National Energy Summit 2022

The Energy Commission of Nigeria (ECN) in collaboration with the International Energy Charter (IEC) Secretariat, Brussels, Belgium and ECOWAS, organised National Energy Summit 2022. In 2015, UNFCCC Conference of Parties (COP21) held in Paris and in 2021 COP 26 held in Scotland, Nigeria committed herself to reducing her greenhouse gases (GHGs) emissions by 20% unconditionally and 47% conditionally by 2030 as well as to . . . Read More

A Group Photograph of Participants at the National Energy Summit 2022

Upcoming Events


IRENA Statement on the Decision to Postpone the West Africa Investment Forum / the 6th International Off-grid Renewable Energy Conference in Abuja, Nigeria

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, 28 October.
The International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) has made the difficult decision, due to circumstances outside its control, to postpone both the West Africa Investment Forum (WAIF) to be held on 31 October and 2 November; and the 6th International Off-grid Renewable Energy Conference (IOREC) to be held from 3 to 4 November during the International Energy Transition Week in Abuja, Nigeria.

IRENA wishes to inform all its partners and member countries that the events are being rescheduled and new dates will shortly be agreed between the Government of Nigeria and IRENA. Once again, we sincerely regret any inconvenience caused by this announcement, and we look forward to welcoming you to the event once it has been rescheduled.


Invitation to International Energy Transition Week Nigeria (IETW Nigeria)

The International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA), the ECOWAS Centre for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency (ECREEE), with support from Government of Nigeria are delighted to invite you to the International Energy Transition Week Nigeria (IETW Nigeria) on 31 October – 4 November 2022 in Abuja, Nigeria. The venue is Transcorp Hilton - Abuja, Nigeria.

IETW Nigeria aims to catalyse public sector, business and investor partnerships, exchange information, provide a platform for sharing best practices and raise awareness on global progress made on SDG-7. Key participants include policymakers and representatives from private sector, NGOs, academia, financing institutions, and international organisations.

Register now ahead, until 4th November 2022.
For more information and Registration, visit this website


Announcement


Notice to all Staff and General Public in Respect of Purported Recruitment in the Commission

This is to notify the staff and the general public that Energy Commission of Nigeria is not recruiting personnel at the moment. You are therefore, to discountenance the rumour of the purported recruitment in the Commission.
As a Government Agency, laid down procedures are followed to fill available vacancies, where they exist, in the Commission.
You are hereby informed that there is no truth in the rumour of the purported recruitment in the Commission.
ECN Contacts: phone: +2348051128884 and email: officialmail@energy.gov.ng

Signed
Management
© 14th December, 2021

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Postponement of Opening of Request for Proposal (RfP) (New)

The Energy Commission of Nigeria wish to inform prospective bidders and the general public that the deadline for Submission and opening of Request for Proposal (RfP) earlier rescheduled for Wednesday, November 09, 2022 at 10am has been postponed by one week due to unforeseen circumstances.

In the light of the above, the deadline for submission and opening of RfP will now hold on Wednesday, November 16, 2022 by 10am at the Commission’s premises ...   Read More


Postponement of Financial Bid Opening for Categories “A” (Works) and “B” (Goods)

The Energy Commission of Nigeria wish to inform prospective bidders and the general public that the Financial Bid Opening for Category A (Works) and Category B (Goods) of its 2022 Capital and Zonal Intervention Projects earlier scheduled for Wednesday, October 26, 2022 at 10am has been postponed to the next day due to unforeseen circumstances.

In the light of the above, the said Financial Bid opening for Category A (Works) and Category B (Goods) will now hold on Thursday, October 27, 2022 by 10am at the Commission’s premises...   Read More


Postponement of Opening of Request for Proposal (RfP)

The Energy Commission of Nigeria wish to inform prospective bidders and the general public that the deadline for Submission and opening of Request for Proposal (RfP) earlier scheduled for Wednesday, November 02, 2022 at 10am has been postponed by one week due to unforeseen circumstances.

In the light of the above, the deadline for submission and opening of RfP will now hold on Wednesday, November 09, 2022 by 10am at the Commission’s premises...   Read More


Invitation to Financial Bid Opening for Category A (Works) and Category B (Goods)

With reference to our Advertisement in the Federal Tender Journal, the Nation and Leadership Newspapers as well as the ECN Website, of Monday, June 27, 2022 for Invitation to Tender for the Commission’s 2022 Capital Appropriation, the Energy Commission of Nigeria, after due process is pleased to invite the under-listed companies that are successful in their Technical Bid to participate in its Financial bid opening scheduled for Wednesday, October 26, 2022 by 10.00am at the Commission’s premises in the presence of bidders or their representatives. ...   Read More

List of Successful Category B for Financial Opening

2022 List of Successful Technical Bids for Financial Opening 1 - 120

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Invitation to Submit Request for Proposal (RfP) for the 2022 ECN Consultancy/Prequalification Projects for Category (Lot A26 And C)

With reference to our Advertisement in the Leadership and Nation Newspapers as well as in the Federal Tender Journal, all of Monday, 27th June, 2022 for the Expression of Interest and prequalification for various projects of the Commission in the 2022 capital appropriation, the Energy Commission of Nigeria, after due process is pleased to invite the shortlisted consultants/prequalification for the collection of the financial bidding document and submission of Request for Proposal (RfP) ...   Read More







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Policy Maker

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E-Library

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National Energy Databank

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