Consumers with prepaid meters hit 1.67m in Q4’18 — NBS


The Nationwide Bureau of Statistics, NBS, has mentioned that the overall variety of shoppers with pay as you go meters within the nation elevated marginally to 1.67million prospects within the fourth quarter of 2018 (This fall’18), up by barely one p.c from 1.65million in Q3’18. Pay as you go meters The Bureau disclosed this in its launch yesterday titled, “Energy Sector Report: Vitality Generated and Despatched Out and Consumed and Load Allocation (This fall 2018)”. The report said that Abuja Disco has the very best variety of prospects metered, carefully adopted by Benin Disco and Eko Disco whereas Yola Disco recorded the least whole variety of prospects metered. In the meantime, NBS says the ability era statistics for This fall’18 confirmed {that a} whole common of 68,625 MegaWatts per hour, MWh, of vitality was generated every day by thermal energy stations, whereas hydro energy stations generated a mean of 27,913 MWh of vitality throughout the similar interval. ALSO READ: Price of funds decline to persist as N579bn increase interbank liquidity “Thermal stations generated a peak of 80,856 MWh on 20th December, 2018 whereas the hydro stations attained a peak of 32,681 MWh on the 21st of October, 2018. “Nonetheless, the bottom every day vitality era of 44,367 MWh was attained by thermal stations on 29th of October 2018 whereas the bottom every day vitality era of 21,457 MWh was attained by hydro stations on 21st of December 2018,” the report said

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