BEDC begins new service-based tariff in Edo, Delta, Ekiti, Ondo
The Benin Electricity Distribution Company (BEDC), yesterday, said it had begun a new Service-Based Tariff (SBT) structure in retail distribution of electricity in Delta..
Man electrocuted in Delta State
A 37-year-old man identified as William Madu was reportedly electrocuted at Oleh Road in Sapele, Delta State, on Sunday. The deceased was said to have gone to switch power over to electricity when the electrocution occurred. He was the breadwinner of the family, catering for his aged father and siblings. He worked with a water…
Ekiti labour protests against BEDC’s outrageous billing, epileptic power supply
The organised labour in Ekiti State yesterday staged a protest at the office of the Benin Electricity Distribution Company (BEDC), ordering it to stop outrageous billing and incessant epileptic power supply or leave the state.
‘Safety campaigns to address electrical accidents, tampering’
Benin Electricity Distribution Plc. (BEDC) has restated its commitment to reducing electrical accidents and tampering with electricity equipment among school children as it embarked on safety sensitization campaigns in primary and secondary schools across Ondo state.
BEDC to construct feeders to improve power supply
The Benin Electricity Distribution Company (BEDC) has assured of its readiness to provide a new double circuit 33kV lines from Ihovbhor Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) to reduce electricity load from Benin TCN...
Vandal bags three years jail term for vandalizing BEDC equipment
David James has been sentenced to three years imprisonment without an option of fine by a Benin Magistrate Court 6 in Egor Local Government Area of Edo State for vandalizing equipment belonging to Benin Electricity Distribution Company (BEDC).
BEDC connects Oke–Irhue community to national grid
The management of BEDC Electricity Plc (BEDC) has connected Oke – Irhue, an agrarian community in Uhunmwode Local Government Area of Edo State, to the national grid...
Disco to partner embedded power generation companies
To improve the quantum and quality of power being supplied to customers in its service areas, BEDC Electricity Plc. (BEDC), seeks to partner with power generation companies within and outside Nigeria, specialising in embedded generation.
Ondo council boss intensifies effort to curb transformer theft
To ensure the rapid development of Okitipupa Local Government Area of Ondo State, the Chairman, Abayomi Adesanya, has intensified effort towards curbing Transformer theft. He also named Ilutitun Broad Street after HRM. (Late) Oba Daniel Ikusika Juba, the Rebuja of Osooro Land, a close associate of Late Chief Obafemi Awolowo.
Don’t pay cash for prepaid metres, BEDC tells customers
The management of the Benin Electricity Distribution Company (BEDC) has warned its customers against making cash payments during the ongoing Metre Asset Provider (MAP) scheme.