Abuja - The Federal Government has revealed that power generation has dropped to less than 2 800 megawatts.
The acting Chief Executive Officer of the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) Anthony Akah, made the remarks during the signing of Memorandum of Understanding, MOU, with the Consumer Protection Council, (CPC).
He lamented incidences of vandalism on the gas pipelines, which it said led to drastic reduction in peak power supply through the national grid.
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Akah said that the commission will soon compel electricity distribution companies to publish their meter deployment schedules so as to ensure adherence to the meter roll out plan contained in the performance agreement signed with government by the utility firms.
He lamented increasing spate of vandalism of electrical installation, electricity theft and other unwholesome acts by electricity consumers.
- News 24