Troubled Discos threaten to unravel Nigeria’s power privatisation

by | April 6, 2017 1:20 am

Electricity Distribution Companies (Discos) in Africa’s largest economy are earning less in tariffs than the cost of power they supply to households and businesses, meaning they are technically insolvent, which threatens to unravel the entire power privatisation effort. The Discos are at the consumer facing end of a complex chain of Gas producers, Power Generating…

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