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A one-day Stakeholders’ Workshop to Facilitate Data Sharing for Energy Utilization in the Industry and Transport Sectors holds in Energy Commission of Nigeria

The Energy Commission of Nigeria, through its Energy Information System Department held a one-day workshop tagged One-Day Stakeholders Engagement to Facilitate Data Sharing for Energy Utilization in the Industry and Transport Sectors. The event was held at the Commission's Headquarters in Abuja . . . Read More


The Afro Arab Youth Council Visits the Energy Commission of Nigeria

The Afro Arab Youth Council (AAYC) visited the Energy Commission of Nigeria's headquarters in Abuja.The nine-man delegation led by Hon. Dr. Abbas Agaba, the Coordinator AAYC West Africa from Kenya, said they came to the Commission for collaboration and partnership emphasizing. . . . Read More


The Director General Energy Commission of Nigeria, Dr Mustapha Abdullahi Receives the Executives of the Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators of Nigeria (ICSAN)

>The Director General Energy Commission of Nigeria Dr Mustapha Abdullahi received the Executives of the Institute of Secretaries and Administrators of Nigeria in the Commission's Headquarters in Abuja. During the visit, the Ag. Director Human Resource Management (DHRM) Mrs. Blessing Onwualu gave a . . . Read More


ECN Management Meets Host Vice Chancellors of Its Six Energy Research Centers

The Director General Energy Commission of Nigeria Dr Mustapha Abdullahi hosted in Abuja, the Vice Chancellors and Directors of the Energy Research Centers cited in their respective universities. This was his first meeting with them since he assumed office . . . Read More


FG Officially Unveils the Gazette Copies of the National Energy Policy and National Energy Master Plan

The Energy Commission of Nigeria (ECN) has officially unveiled the Gazette copies of the National Energy Policy and National Energy Master Plan, marking a monumental moment for Nigeria's energy sector.The unveiling event, held in Abuja, signified the government's steadfast commitment to strategic planning . . . Read More


G20 Brazil: Nigeria Commits to Clean Energy Transition and Climate Action

Nigeria proudly joins global leaders at the G20 in Brazil to underscore the pivotal role of energy transition in realizing clean, affordable energy access and achieving net zero emissions by 2050.In his remarks the Director General of the Energy Commission of Nigeria (ECN), Dr Mustapha Abdullahi said, "in a world where sustainable energy is the bedrock of economic growth and . . . Read More


Nigerian Society of Engineers (NSE) Pays a Courtesy Visit on DG ECN

The Director General of the Energy Commission of Nigeria (ECN), Dr. Mustapha Abdullahi, hosted the President and Executive Committee Members of the Nigerian Society of Engineers (NSE) at the Commission's Headquarters in Abuja. The gathering marked a significant step towards fostering collaboration between NSE and ECN in shaping sustainable . . . Read More


Energy Commission of Nigeria hosts One-day Summit on the Prospects of Energy Transition Plan

The Energy Commission of Nigeria (ECN) in collaboration with Abloom Trust Nigeria Limited hosted a one-day Summit on: The Prospects of Energy Transition Plan, at the Commission's Headquarters in Abuja. The Summit which was chaired by the Director General of the Commission, Dr Mustapha Abdullahi addressed the ample opportunities surrounding . . . Read More


Officials of the African Enterprise Challenge Fund (AECF) and the Nigeria Energy Transition Challenge Fund (ETCF) Paid a Technical Visit to the Energy Commission of Nigeria

Officials of the African Enterprise Challenge Fund (AECF) and the Nigeria Energy Transition Challenge Fund (ETCF) visited the Energy Commission of Nigeria (ECN) with the aim of exploring how the parties can work together towards achieving the objectives of the ETCF. Ms. Ada Marmion who led the Team explained that their aim is to support the agenda of the . . . Read More


ECN Holds Awareness Workshop on Its Law

The Energy Commission of Nigeria in conjunction with Jedida Global Synergy Nigeria Limited organized a Workshop for ECN Management Staff in Abuja on “Awareness Creation on ECN Law to Position the Commission as the National Focal point for New/ Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency”. . . Read More


ECN Launches Clean Cooking Sensitization Campaign



The DG ECN on NTA Flagship Program “Good Morning Nigeria

The Director General, ECN, Dr. Mustapha Abdullahi was on NTA "Good Morning Nigeria" program where he spoke on funding for ECN to research and coordinate the local production of lithium battery and solar panel plants to align with Nigeria's pledge at the UN Climate Change Summit held in Dubai, United Arab Emirates (COP28). Our commitment to triple Renewable Energy and double Energy Efficiency by 2030 . . . Watch the full program here


COP 28: ECN Seals Tripartite Deal with Niger State, Global Wind Energy Council

The Director General of Energy Commission of Nigeria (ECN), Dr. Mustapha Abdullahi, on sidelines of the ongoing Climate Change Summit in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, yesterday signed a tripartite agreement with an energy consultant group, the Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC) and the Niger State Government to promote cooperation on wind energy development in Niger State. The collaboration agreement, which was . . . Read More


COP 28: ECN DG Pledges Total Commitment to Clean Cooling

. . . Assures World Leaders of Nigeria’s Readiness to Drive Global Initiative.

The Director-General, Energy Commission of Nigeria (ECN), Dr. Mustapha Abdullahi has assured world leaders of the country’s total commitment to Clean Cooling, an energy initiative adopted at the ongoing UN Climate Change Summit in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. He gave the assurance in an address at a high-level meeting attended by . . . Read More


ECN Holds Validation Workshop on Nigerian Energy Calculator 2060

Energy Commission of Nigeria in collaboration with UK Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) organized a workshop on the Nigerian Energy Calculator 2060 (NECAL2060) which is an upgraded version of the Nigerian Energy Calculator 2050(NECAL2050). The New Version/Calculator is uniquely open and transparent energy planning and modelling tool that . . . Read More


Nigeria Association of Computing Students (NACOS) Pays Courtesy Visit to Energy Commission of Nigeria

The Nigeria Association of Computing Students (NACOS) paid a courtesy visit to the Director General Energy Commission of Nigeria Dr Mustapha Abdullahi on Tuesday, 28th November, 2023 at the Conference Room of the Commission's Headquarter. NACOS is the umbrella body for students studying Computer related courses in Nigeria and have been in existence for over two decades with its presence . . . Read More


ECN DG Delivers Lecture at Defence College, Gives Assurances on Agency's Expertise in Coordinating Policies for the Energy Sector

The Energy Commission of Nigeria (ECN) has given assurances of its readiness to take a pride of place as the lead agency for policy and planning in the energy sector at a time the country is attracting foreign investments in renewable energy projects. It also made a case for a more robust energy security plan for Nigeria in case of emergency situations while . . . Read More


ECN, UNEP Empower Stakeholders for Effective Enforcement of Air Conditioners Energy Performance Standards

The Energy Commission of Nigeria (ECN), in collaboration with the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) and various partners, has initiated a training programme aimed at equipping stakeholders in the sector with the necessary skills for enforcing energy performance standards for air conditioners in Nigeria.Held on November 15, 2023, the one-day training workshop on air conditioners monitoring, verification and enforcement (MVE) is an integral part of the broader . . . Read More


Energy Commission of Nigeria Inaugurates Committee for Nigeria BioEnergy Partnership

The Director General of the Energy Commission of Nigeria, Dr. Mustapha Abdullahi, has officially on November 14, 2023, inaugurated the National Bioenergy Steering and Technical Committee. This strategic move aligns with Nigeria's commitment to the Global Bioenergy Partnership (GBEP) initiatives. At the inauguration in the Commission’s headquarters in Abuja, Dr. Abdullahi urged the Committee to explore and unleash . . . Read More


United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) Pays Courtesy Visit to Energy Commission of Nigeria

A delegation from the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) in Nigeria, led by the Country Coordinator, Mr. Etiosa Uyigue, on Friday, November 10, 2023, paid a courtesy visit to the Director-General, Dr. Mustapha Abdullahi, at the Commission’s Headquarters. The purpose of the visit was to enhance existing relationships between UNEP-in-Nigeria and the Commission. Mr. Uyigue commended the Commission's role, under Dr. Abdullahi's stewardship, in promoting a climate-friendly environment. . . . Read More


The Nigerian National League (NNL) Visits Energy Commission of Nigeria

The management of the Nigerian National League (NNL) on Thursday, November 9, 2023, paid a courtesy call on the Director General of Energy Commission of Nigeria, Dr Mustapha Abdullahi. The visit which took place at the Commission’s Headquarters, Abuja, was led by NNL, Chief Executive Officer, Mr. Emmanuel Attah and a number of other delegates. . . Read More


Dr. Mustapha Abdullahi Resumes As DG/CEO, ECN

Dr. Mustapha Abdullahi assumed office as the 4th Director General of Energy Commission of Nigeria on Tuesday 24th October 2023. In his maiden address, the energy expert who has over a decade of experience from the Nigeria Upstream Petroleum Regulatory Commission (NUPRC) with a significant background in the Energy and Space Technology sectors enumerated his vision for the Commission to include, assisting in the actualization of the Energy Transition Plan and that of the Research and Development funding . . . Read More


Engr. J. S. Olayande Emerges as Acting Director General

Engr. Joseph Sunday Olayande has emerged as the Acting Director-General of Energy Commission of Nigeria. He succeeded Prof Eli Jidere Bala whose tenure in office as the 3rd Director-General of Energy Commission of Nigeria ended on the 5th of May, 2023.In line with the Public Service Rule, Prof E. J. Bala handed over to Engr. J. S. Olayande in a . . . Read More


Nigeria Elected Member of IRENA Council for Two Years

Nigeria has been elected a member of the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) Council for the next two years. The election was done on Sunday at the closing session of the 13th Assembly of the international organisation. Director General of the Energy Commission of Nigeria (ECN), Prof. Eli Jidere Bala, who was present at the . . . Read More


Launching of REmap-Nigeria during IRENA Pre-Assembly Activity on 13th January 2023 in Abu Dhabi, UAE

…investment in renewables is costeffective, delivering economic growth and jobs, while achieving global climate and sustainable development objectives.

Nearly 60 per cent of Nigeria’s energy demand in 2050 can be met with renewable energy sources, saving 40 per cent in natural gas and 65 per cent in oil needs at the same time, according to a new report by the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA). With a growing population and a range of . . . Read More


ECN, UNIDO, Others Validate Nigeria’s Industrial Energy Efficiency, Resource Efficiency Cleaner Production Policies

The Energy Commission of Nigeria (ECN), United Nations Industrial Development Organisation (UNIDO) and other stakeholders in the energy sector have met to validate Nigeria’s Industrial Energy Efficiency (IEE) and Resource Efficiency Cleaner Production (RECP) to boost the nation’s energy sector.Speaking during . . . Read More


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


Announcement


Engr. J. S. Olayande Emerges as Acting Director General

Engr. Joseph Sunday Olayande has emerged as the Acting Director-General of Energy Commission of Nigeria. He succeeded Prof Eli Jidere Bala whose tenure in office as the 3rd Director-General of Energy Commission of Nigeria ended on the 5th of May, 2023.In line with the Public Service Rule, Prof E. J. Bala handed over to Engr. J. S. Olayande in a . . . Read More


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


ECN, UNEP, Partners Set To Boost Stakeholders' Capacity, Launch 3 Study Reports

The Energy Commission of Nigeria (ECN), with technical support from the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) and other partners, is gearing up to enhance the capacity of stakeholders in the sector, aiming to enforce energy performance standards for air conditioners in Nigeria. Scheduled for November 15, 2023, at the ECN headquarters, the one-day training workshop on air conditioners monitoring, verification and enforcement is part of the project implementation: "Scaling-Up Energy-Efficient and Climate-Friendly Cooling in Nigeria". The primary objective of the project is . . . . Read More


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)
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Addendum: Postponement of Technical Bid Opening for Categories “A” (Works) and “B” (Goods)

The Energy Commission of Nigeria wishes to inform prospective bidders and the general public that the Technical Bid Opening for Category A (Works) and Category B (Goods) of its 2023 Capital and Zonal Intervention Projects earlier scheduled for Tuesday, August 08, 2023 at 10am has been postponed to Tuesday, August 15, 2023 due to unforeseen circumstances . . . Read More


Procurement Advertisement (Tenders) For Works, Goods and Services - 2023 Capital Projects

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, Goods and Services under the 2023 capital projects.

Competent and Experience contractors/consultants are invited to apply for the Technical and Financial bids, and Expression of Interest (EOI) of the various projects of the Commission for the 2023 fiscal year.

See the details here


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Management
© June, 2023

List of Successful Companies Shortlisted for the Award of Contract of 2022 Capital Projects- Category C (Consultancy Services) - Supplementary

The under listed companies are informed that they have been shortlisted for award of contract for the Commission’s 2022 Capital year.

In view of the above, you are to visit Procurement Office, Room 0.01 (ground floor) with the original CAC certificate for collection of your award letters from Monday, March 06, 2023.

Please ensure that you update your account with FIRS to Pro-Max platform for ease of payment.

Congratulations!

Click here for the List


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Management
© March, 2023