The Minister of Power, Engr. Sale Mamman has said the deployment of solar power grid to 200 Primary Health Centres (PHC) and 104 Unity Schools would be completed in 12 months. The ‘Energy for All – Mass Rural Electrification’ programme will be delivered by the Federal Ministry of Power through...
Nasarawa State governor, Engineer Abdullahi Sule, has identified power supply as critical to the industrialization and employment thrust of his administration. Engineer Sule stated this while commissioning the 20km 33KVA electrification project executed by the Chairman of Keana Local Government Area, Hon. Adamu Adi Giza, in Giza, on Friday. According to...
Engr. Emmanuel Katepa Abuja Electricity Distribution Company (AEDC) has recorded great improvement in its monthly revenue collection from N6 billion recorded in 2019 to over N9bn in late 2020 despite the COVID-19 pandemic. Engr. Emmanuel Katepa, a shareholder in AEDC and CEO of KANN Utility Ltd, the investment firm of the...
The Transmission Company of Nigeria, TCN, has completed the reconductoring of its new 130KM  132kV double circuit Sokoto - Birnin Kebbi  Transmission Line, which was also energized at about 4.35pm on 13th April, 2021. The new  high capacity 132kV Transmission line which affects/ transverses 405 towers along the Birnin Kebbi...
Another outage has rocked Maiduguri, the Borno State capital and its environs as suspected Boko Haram insurgents have destroyed two towers on a power transmission line. According to sources in the Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN), the incident occurred on Saturday morning along the 330 kilovolts Damaturu to Maiduguri transmission...
Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) restored power supply to Maiduguri, Borno State and its environs, on Wednesday 24th March 2021 around 3:51pm, a statement by the General Manager, Public Affairs, Ndidi Mbah has said. The statement said, Bulk power supply is presently being transmitted through a diversion using 33 kilovolts...
  The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) has again successfully installed and energized a 40MVA, 132/33kV power transformer and a new R2 75MVAR 330kV Reactor at the Yauri and Jos transmission substations respectively. The General Manager (Public Affairs), Ndidi Mbah, in a statement on Monday, said the newly commissioned 40MVA 132/33kV...
The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) has successfully completed the construction of a new transmission tower in Ajah, Lagos and also strung the old and a new 330 kilovolts Egbin - Ajah transmission lines.  Both lines have been energized. The General Manager,  Public Affairs, AEDC, Ndidi Mbah in a statement said,...
The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) has once again successfully transmitted another all-time peak of 5,584.40 megawatts (MW). The new peak was recorded by the power sector on Thursday, January 7th 2021, at 9:15pm. This is coming just 24 hours after the previous peak of 5,552.80MW was recorded on Wednesday January...
The Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) has on Tuesday confirmed a tariff hike earlier reported saying it ‘adjusted’ it by N2 to N4. The tariff hike with effect from January 1, 2021, is coming two months after the last increment in November 2020. The commission in a statement by its management...