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To provide the technical, financial and operational resources necessary for the implementation of the EE  Projects


Procure the goods, works, and services required to implement the EE Projects

To conduct feasibility studies and support initiation of environmental and other essential studies required


Generate and deliver the electric power from the Captive Power Plant to the designated delivery point of the Universities

To support the local content policy of the Federal Government


Take responsibility for any costs or charges imposed on or associated with the electric power or its delivery of the electric power up to the Universities’ delivery point

Apply for and obtain the necessary regulatory approvals, permits, etc. required by the Bureau of Public Procurement, Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission and the Federal Ministry of Environment


Develop and operate a training and workshop centre within close proximity to the Captive Power Plant for the purposes of training students of the Universities

Procure and install street lighting infrastructure across some major roads within the Universities’ main campuses to enhance security and safety



Energy audits of 40 main university campuses, 9 teaching hospitals, 8 city campuses, and surrounding communities undertaken   Energy demand audits of  the communities surrounding the 40 main university campuses
Successful stakeholder consultation held with Universities   BPP ‘Certificate of No Objection to Adopt the Selective Tendering Procurement Process’
EE Programme received Presidential approval as part of the Rural Electrification Strategy Implementation Plan   EE Programme now included in the Power Sector Recovery Programme (PSRP) - Approved by FEC 22nd March 2017
Standard bidding documentation developed   NASS approval of ₦9.5 Billion allocation from 2017 National Budget

Concluded EMP (Environmental Management Plans)and survey mapping for all Phase 1 Universities


Concluded Prequalification and technical evaluation  for bidders for the phase 1 projects

Submitted evaluation report  of prequalification documents  to the BPP


Commenced Energy demand audits for Phase 2 University campuses

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