Originally written by: Ivie Ehanmo (Electricity Lawyer | Legal, Policy and Regulatory Transformation Expert | Energy Law Expert)
The Nigerian Electricity Bill, 2021 Unpacked- Parts 1-9
The nine (9) part series of the Policy Brief explored the salient provisions of the Electricity Bill, in a bid to educate readers regarding the process, evolution and dynamics of electricity markets.
The parts explored include:
Part 1: State Participation in Electricity Value Chain activities in areas covered by the National Grid and Review of National Electricity Policies and Plans
Part 2: Revamped Institutional Framework for the Nigerian Electricity Supply Industry
Part 3: Market Stages- Phased development of the Electricity Market
Part 4: Expanded Licensing Framework
Part 5: Renewable Energy to the Rescue
Part 6: Private Sector Investment in the Transmission Network
Part 7: A Truly Independent System Operator
Part 8: Industry Bundle- Tariffs, Subsidies, Distribution Franchising and Electricity Theft
Part 9: Resolving Disputes in the Power Sector- the ‘New Kid on the Block’
All parts have now been compiled and are available for your reading pleasure.
If you read all 9 parts, kindly share which part(s) was your favourite in the comment section.
I will be unveiling the countdown to an initiative that is set to contribute immensely to investments in electricity markets/power sectors across Sub-Saharan Africa shortly.
Please be on the lookout.