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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


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


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


Stakeholders Brainstorm on Nigeria’s Green Economy, Sustainable Energy Development

Stakeholders met in Nigeria’s capital city, Abuja, to brainstorm on Nigeria’s green economy and sustainable energy development for socioeconomic development. The four-day meeting holding from (July 4 to 7, 2022) is part of the 2022 National Energy Summit themed . . . Read More


Federal Executive Council Approves the 2022 Revised National Energy Policy (NEP) and the related National Energy Master Plan (NEMP)

The Federal Executive Council (FEC) approved the 2022 Revised National Energy Policy (NEP) and the related National Energy Master Plan (NEMP) on Wednesday, April 27, 2022, in Abuja. The revised NEP and NEMP would enable Nigeria . . . Read More


DG/CEO ECN Pays a Working Visit to IRENA

The Director-General and Chief Executive Officer of the Energy Commission of Nigeria (ECN) & IRENA National Focal Point, Prof. Eli Jidere Bala, on Thursday, March 31, 2022, paid a working visit to the Director-General, International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA), Mr. Francesco La Camara, at the IRENA Headquarters, MASDAR, Abu Dhabi. The DG/CEO was . . . Read More


Professor Bala, DG/CEO Conferred Mayegun (Leader of Peace) by Oodua Youth Parliament

The Oodua Youth Parliament conferred on Prof. Eli Jidere Bala, Director-General/CEO, Energy Commission of Nigeria (ECN), the title of “Mayegun” (Leader of Peace) on Friday, 11th March, 2022 at the ECN Headquarters. He was also awarded Certificate of Excellence, for his charismatic acumen, fervent and continuous productive contribution towards youth empowerment . . . Read More


ECN Organizes Sensitization Seminar on Sustainable Tannery Waste Management through Conversion of the Waste to Biogas for Generation of Electricity, Heat and Organic Manure

Energy Commission of Nigeria organized a one (1) Day Sensitization Seminar for tanners from all the three (3) industrial areas in Kano on sustainable tannery waste management through conversion of tannery waste to biogas for electricity generation, heat and organic manure. The Seminar began with the ... Read More


Workshop on Mainstreaming Energy Efficiency Best Practices in Nigeria’s Industrial Sector

Energy is unarguably the main driver of any nation’s economic development. It drives the sectoral development of almost all sectors of the economy; agriculture, health, commerce, education, environment, banking and finance, oil and gas, science and technology, information and communication technology ... Read More


Workshop on Scaling Up Energy Efficient, Climate-Friendly Cooling In Nigeria’s NDCs

Nigeria is the largest market for cooling products in Africa and one of the fastest-growing in the world. Experts have placed annual sales of mini-split air-conditioners (ACs) in the country at over 0.55 million units which account for about 20 per cent of the total in Africa and ... Read More


Members of House Committee on Science, Technology & Innovation on Oversight Visit to Energy Commission of Nigeria

Members of House Committee on Science, Technology & Innovation were in the Headquarters of the Energy Commission of Nigeria, on oversight visit on 4th November 2021. The team, led by the Chairperson, Hon. Beni Lar, took time to interact with the Management of the Commission, led by the Director General/CEO, Prof. Eli Jidere Bala. This visit, according to . . . Read More


ECN Carries Out Office Productivity Improvement Training for Its Staff, Using Microsoft Office Suite

The Energy Commission of Nigeria has embarked on staff office productivity improvement in computer application, by carrying out training for some staff on Microsoft Office Suite. The first part took place for over one hundred staff, from 24th August to 30th September 2021. The ECN utilised experienced in-house resource persons to . . . Read More


The Centre for Peace Transparency and Accountability Honours the Director General Energy Commission of Nigeria Prof. Eli Jidere Bala

The Centre for Peace Transparency and Accountability (CPTA) honours the Director General Energy Commission of Nigeria Prof. Eli Jidere Bala, on the 17th August, 2021 at the Commission’s Headquarters.The Executive Director, CPTA in his address said that they came to celebrate a man of diverse positive parts and to . . . Read More


Visit of the Association of Professional Women Engineers of Nigeria (APWEN) to the Director-General of Energy Commission of Nigeria


Energy Commission of Nigeria Renews MoU with the University of Abuja

The Director General Prof. Eli Jidere Bala on behalf of the Commission signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) at ECN Headquarters with the Vice Chancellor, University of Abuja (Uniabuja) Prof. Abdul-Rasheed Ibn Na’Allah who came with his team on Wednesday 9th June, 2021. The team was . . .   Read More


The Nigerian Association for Energy Economics Visits Energy Commission of Nigeria

The President of the Nigerian Association for Energy Economics (NAEE), Prof. Yinka Omorogbe, the former President, Prof. Wumi Iledere and other members of her team paid a courtesy visit to the Director General of Energy Commission of Nigeria, Prof Eli Jidere Bala, on Wednesday 9th June, 2021 at the headquarters of the Commission . . .  Read More


Nigeria Energy Calculator 2050 (NECAL2050) Stakeholders’ Engagement Meeting

Energy Commission of Nigeria and Federal Ministry of Environment with the support of UK Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) organized an engagement meeting of stakeholders on Nigeria Energy Calculator 2050 (NECAL2050). The meeting held on . . .   Read More


Watch NTA Report on National Energy Summit 2020


Energy Commission of Nigeria to Collaborate with the Federal University, Dutsin-Ma, Katsina State, on Renewable Energy

The Director General of Energy Commission of Nigeria, Prof. E. J. Bala, 23rd September,2020 received the Vice Chancellor of Federal University Dutsin-Ma, Katsina State, Prof. Armayau Hamisu Bichi at the headquarters of the Commission. According to Prof. Armaya’u, he and his team were at the Energy Commission of Nigeria to interact with the DG/CEO and his management purposely to look for . . .   Read More


Senator Hope Nzodinma, Governor of Imo State Visits Energy Commission of Nigeria

he Governor of Imo State, His Excellency, Senator Hope Uzodinma has paid a visit to the Management of Energy Commission of Nigeria. The visit was to establish a technical cooperation with the Commission with a view to facilitating the development of energy resources and lighten up Imo state. The Director General of the Commission, Prof. Eli Jidere Bala, made a presentation of . . .   Read More


MoU between ECN and BEIS for the Update of NECAL2050 Signed

Energy Commission of Nigeria on Tuesday, 23rd June 2020 signed a Memorandum of Understanding for update of the Nigeria Energy Calculator 2050 (NECAL2050) in collaboration with the United Kingdom Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) at the British High Commissioner’s residence in Abuja . . .   Read More


The DG ECN on NTA Flagship Program “Good Morning Nigeria

The Director General of Energy Commission of Nigeria, Prof. Eli Jidere Bala participated in the NTA flagship programme “Good morning Nigeria” which came live on air in the early Morning of 15th June 2020. The DG who was in company of the Hon. Minister of Science and Technology, Dr Ogbonnaya Onu was at the program to examine . . .   Read More


Director General/CEO of Energy Commission of Nigeria, Prof. Eli Jidere Bala in Virtual Meetings within the Commission

The activities of government must not be grounded to a halt as a result of coronavirus (Covid-19). This explains the massive deployment of technology of the virtual space by the Director General, Prof. Eli Jidere Bala, to ensure that the activities of government are not stagnated.The leadership of the six Energy Research Centers as well as the Directors in the . . .  Read More


ECN Inaugurates Merit and Long Service Award Committee

Further to its resolve to drive the welfare of its staff deeper, the Energy Commission of Nigeria inaugurated a Committee on Staff Merit and Long Service Award on Tuesday, 24th March 2020. Charging the Committee members, the Director General/CEO Professor Eli Jidere Bala asked them to come up with . . .  Read More


Benue State Seeks Collaboration with ECN

The Benue State government has expressed its desire to collaborate with the Energy Commission of Nigeria (ECN) for the enhancement of energy access in the state. To this end, the Honourable Commissioner for Energy, Science and Technology, Dr. Godwin E. Oyiwona in company of some staff of the Ministry paid a . . .  Read More


ECN Distributes LED Bulbs to 1,000 Households in Zamfara State

The Energy Commission of Nigeria (ECN) has distributed LED bulbs to 1,000 households in Zamfara state as part of its sensitization campaign on the need to conserve energy. A Principal Scientific Officer in the Commission, Mr. Tijjani Ahmad told Caliphate . . .  Read More


Announcement


Invitation to Tender, Pre-Qualification and Expression of Interest (EOI) For 2022

The Energy Commission of Nigeria (ECN In compliance with the Public Procurement Act 2007, wishes to undertake the procurement of Works, Goods and Services under the 2022 capital projects. Competent and experienced contractors/consultants are invited to apply for the Technical and Financial bids, Expression of Interest (EOI) and Pre-Qualification of the various projects of the Commission for the 2022 fiscal year.

See the details here


Invitation for the Maiden Edition of ECN Quarterly Energy Lecture Series

ECN invites you to the Maiden Edition of its Quarterly Energy Lecture Series.

Topics:

  1. ESPRA 2005 & Lessons Learnt by Prof. Frank N. Okafor
  2. The PIA by Prof. Yinka Omoregbe

Date: Monday, Oct 25, 2021
Time: 10:00 am
Venue: Zoom Platform


Disclaimer

This is to notify the general public that Energy Commission of Nigeria is not recruiting personnel at the moment and has not appointed Agent(s) to recruit staff on her behalf. As a Government Agency, qualified Nigerians are recruited to fill available vacancies, where they exist, in the Commission in line with government laid down procedure and does not charge any fee for employment.Any member of the public who deals with any Agent(s) in the name of the Commission does so at his/her own peril.
ECN Contacts: phone: +2348051128884 and email: officialmail@energy.gov.ng


The Civil Service Transformation Plan (2021 - 2025)

The Office of the Head of Service of the Federation has announced the plan to release soon, a reviewed version of the Public Service Rules. Staff are requested to study the document when released and forward contributions and suggestions to:



Upcoming Events


Launch of the 2nd Edition of the Nigeria Energy Calculator 2050 (NECAL2050)

The Energy Commission of Nigeria (ECN) and Federal Ministry of Environment (FMEv) in collaboration with the United Kingdom Department of Business, Energy and Strategy (BEIS) is pleased to invite you to attend the Launch of the 2nd Edition of the Nigeria Energy Calculator 2050 on Monday 21st March 2022 at 10:00 WAT.

NECAL2050 is an integrated model of energy demand and supply and related emissions and land use, it identifies energy secure pathways for energy demand and supply between 2015 and 2050. The Calculator offers a platform for engaging about policy-making towards a more secure, sustainable and affordable energy future for the country. The Calculator helps policy makers as well as energy producers and consumers to understand the energy and emissions related choices they are making The Model was developed by the ECN and FMEv in collaboration with BEIS and technical support from Mott MacDonald, Imperial College London, Ricardo and Climact.

Participants can pre register here for the event.


Invitation to a Public Hearing by House of Reps. Committee on Science and Technology

The House Committee on Science and Technology hereby invites stakeholders and the general public to a one-day Public Hearing on the following Bills:

  1. A Bill for an Act to amend Energy Commission of Nigeria Act (CAP E10, Laws of the Federation of Nigeria, 2004) to strengthen and to make it the National Focal Point for New and Renewable Energy, Energy Efficiency and Conservation and establish the Renewable Energy, Energy Efficiency and Conservation Fund (REECF) for related matters (HB. 446).
  2. A Bill for an Act to amend the Energy Commission of Nigeria Act CAP E10 LFN, 2004 to make it compulsory for the Federal Government through the Commission to harness, explore and utilize other sources of Energy Other than the Hydro and Gas Energy Sources in Nigeria and for Related Matters. (HB 243).
  3. A Bill for An Act to establish the National Renewable Energy Development Agency (Establishment) Bill, 2020 (HB. 1241)
...  Read More


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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 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


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


Successful Companies Shortlisted for the Award of Contract of 2021 Capital Projects

The underlisted successful companies are required to come to the Procurement Office at the ground floor with the original copy of their CAC Certificate for sighting to enable them collect the letter of contract award, from Monday October 25, 2021.

Successful contractors are also advised to submit their Acceptance Letters and complete their Agreement Forms immediately to enable them move to site in earnest.

Please remember to collect the Location Contact Number before you move to site and ensure that you update your account with FIRS to Pro-Max platform for ease of payment.

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Financial Bid Opening for 2021 Capital Projects Category B (Consultancy)

ECN invites you to virtually join the financial Opening of Bids for Category B (Consultancy) of 2021 capital Projects.
Date: Wednesday, September 15, 2021
Time: 10:00 am
Venue: Zoom Platform


Financial Bid Opening for Category A (Works)

You are invited to join the ECN Financial Bid Opening for 2021 Capital Projects Category A (Works).
Date: Tuesday, September 14, 2021
Time: 10:00 am
Venue: Zoom Platform


Invitation to Financial Bid Opening for Category A (Works)

With reference to our Advertisement in the Federal Tender Journal, the Nation and Daily Trust Newspapers as well as the ECN Website, of Monday, June 07, 2021 for Invitation to Tender for the Commission’s 2021 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 Tuesday, September 14, 2021 by 10.00am at the Commission’s premises in the presence of bidders or their ...   Read More

Click here for the Category A List


Invitation to Financial Bid Opening for Category B (Consultancy Service)

With reference to our Advertisement in the Federal Tender Journal, the Nation and Daily Trust Newspapers as well as the ECN Website, of Monday, June 07, 2021 for Invitation to Tender for the Commission’s 2021 Capital Appropriation. The Energy Commission of Nigeria, after due process is pleased to invite the under listed companies that are successful in their Request for Proposal (RfP) to participate in its Financial Bid opening scheduled for Wednesday, September 15, 2021 by 10.00am at the Commission’s Conference Room, 4th floor of its Complex in the presence of bidders or their representatives ...   Read More

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Invitation for Opening of Request for Proposal (Rfp) Category 'B' Bids of 2021 Capital Projects

You are invited to the Opening of Request for Proposal Category B Bids for 2021 Capital Project.
Date: Tuesday, Aug 10, 2021
Time: 10:00 am
Venue: Zoom Platform


Bid Opening Day 2

You are invited to join the ECN Technical Bid opening for 2021 Capital Projects Category A Day 2.
Date: Wednesday, Jul 28, 2021
Time: 09:00 am
Venue: Zoom Platform


Bid Opening Invitations Day 1

The Energy Commission of Nigeria invites you to the Technical Bid Opening of the 2021 Capital Project Category A, scheduled for Tuesday 27th July 2021 by 10.00am. Please note that ONLY LIMITED number of stakeholders will be allowed physically, due to the Presidential Steering Committee on COVID-19 protocols.


Invitation for Collection and Submission of Request for Proposal (RfP) for the 2021 ECN Consultancy Projects (Category ‘B’)

With reference to our Advertisement in the Daily Trust and Nation Newspapers as well as in the Federal Tender Journal, all of Monday, June 07, 2021 for the Expression of Interest (EoI) for various consultancy projects of the Commission in the 2021 Capital Appropriation. The Energy Commission of Nigeria, after due process is pleased to invite the shortlisted consultants/service providers for the collection of the financial bidding document and submission of Request for Proposal (RfP)...   Read More

See the list here

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Invitation to View the Opening of Expression of Interest (EoI) Category-B Bids of 2021 Capital Projects

The Energy Commission of Nigeria invites the general public to attend (view virtually) the opening of the Expression of Interest Category-B Bids of 2021 Capital Projects recently advertised.
Date: Tuesday, 22nd June 2021
Time: 10.00am WAT
Venue: Zoom Platform


Invitation to Tender and Expression of Interest (EOI) for Year 2021

The Energy Commission of Nigeria (ECN) is the government organ with the statutory mandate for the strategic planning and co-ordination of National Policies in the field of Energy in all its ramifications to ensure adequate, reliable, cost-effective and sustainable energy supply for nation’s economic and socio-political development. In compliance with the Public Procurement Act 2007, the Commission wishes to undertake the procurement of works/services under the 2021 capital projects.

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List of Successful Companies Shortlisted for the Award of Contract of 2020 Capital Projects

The underlisted successful companies are required to come to the Procurement Office at the ground floor with the original copy of their CAC Certificate for sighting to enable them collect the letter of contract award, from Monday 23rd November, 2020. Successful contractors are also advised to submit their acceptance letters and complete their Agreement Forms immediately to enable them ...   Read More

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Invitation to Financial Bid Opening for Category B (Consultancy Service)

With reference to our Advertisement in the Daily Trust and Nation Newspapers as well as in the Federal Tender Journal, all of Monday, July 06, 2020 for Invitation to Tender for the Commission’s 2020 Capital Appropriation. The Energy Commission of Nigeria, after due process is pleased to invite the under listed companies that are successful in their Request for Proposal (RfP) to participate in its Financial Bid opening scheduled for Monday, November 09, 2020 by 10am at the Commission’s Conference Room, 4th Floor of its Complex, in the presence of bidders or their representatives ...   Read More

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Invitation to Financial Bid Opening for Category A (Works)

With reference to our Advertisement in the Daily Trust and Nation Newspapers as well as in the Federal Tender Journal, all of Monday, July 06, 2020 for Invitation to Tender for the Commission’s 2020 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 28, 2020 by 10am at the Commission's premises in the presence of ...   Read More

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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 rescheduled for Thursday, October 29, 2020 at 10am has be postponed to the next day due to unforeseen Id El Maulud Celebration.In the light of the above, the opening of the RfP will now hold on Friday, October 30, 2020 by 10am at the Commission’s premises ...   Read More


Invitation to Shortlisted Bidders in Category ‘B’ to Submit Request for Proposal (RfP) for the 2020 ECN Consultancy Projects (Category ‘B’)

With reference to our Advertisement in the Daily Trust and Nation Newspapers as well as in the Federal Tender Journal, all of Monday, 28th July, 2020 for the Expression of Interest for various consultancy projects of the Commission in the 2020 capital appropriation; the Energy Commission of Nigeria, after due process is pleased to invite the shortlisted consultants/service providers for the collection of the financial bidding document and submission of Request for Proposal (RfP).

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ADDENDUM: Invitation to Tender 2020

Further to our advertisement on the Tender Journal (Volume 16 No. 11), the Nation and the Daily Trust Newspapers of Monday, July 6, 2020, the Commission wish to notify all prospective bidders of Lot 29A and other Transformer Installation related projects, to submit amongst other requirements, evidence of current NEMSA Licence (valid till December 31, 2020) for contractors in the electric power sector issued by . . .   See Detail Here


Invitation to Tender and Expression of Interest (EOI) for Year 2020

In compliance with the Public Procurement Act 2007, the Energy Commission wishes to undertake the procurement of works/services under the 2020 capital projects. Experienced and competent contractors/consultants are invited to apply for the Technical and Financial bids under category A and submit Expression of Interest (EOI) under category B of the various projects of the Commission for the 2020 fiscal year . . .   See Detail Here