Electricity consumers in Lagos and its environs may have to endure power black out for a while, as the Egbin power plant, which suffered a fire outbreak on Wednesday, is now functioning at reduced electricity capacity.
24 Nov 2021
The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) is expecting improvement in the supply of electricity across the country as the government begins rehabilitation of key power infrastructure.
29 Jul 2021
The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN), says the nation’s collapsed grid has been fully restored.
20 May 2021
The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) says it has restored power supply on most of its 33KVA feeders and that the Kaduna Distribution Company (KAEDCO) had indicated readiness to pick supply.
12 May 2021
The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) said the national grid experienced a total system collapse on Wednesday
2 Mar 2021
The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) says the power sector has recorded an all-time national peak of 5,615.40MW.
10 Mar 2020
Nigerians will continue to depend on alternative sources of energy to power their households despite government’s reforms, as generated energy drops further to 3,634MW from this year’s peak output of 5,268MW.
20 Jan 2020
The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) yesterday in Abuja said Maiduguri and its environs in Borno State have been left in darkness over insurgents’ damages of electricity transmission networks.
1 Jul 2019
The national grid experienced another system collapse yesterday morning due to high voltage arising from the massive drop of load by some electricity distribution companies. The development, which left the country in darkness, also caused a fire incident at the 75MXreactor in the Benin substation on Sapele Road in the Edo State capital, the Transmission…
13 May 2019
Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN), yesterday in Abuja, described the planned protest, today, by Trade Union Congress (TUC) as needless and ill-motivated.
1 May 2019
With average energy enjoyed by electricity consumers dropping to 4,002 megawatts last month, the nation’s power sector lost a total of N46.01 billion revenue due to constraints which included shortage of gas....
27 Mar 2019
The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) yesterday in Abuja deplored the rising cases of attacks on power infrastructure in Delta State. The organisation said over six power transmission towers along the Delta-Benin and Delta – Sapele -Benin 330kV transmission line routes had been vandalised. The company’s General Manager, Public Affairs, Ndidi Mbah, said natural disaster,…