Fashola a disservice to power sector, says don
An associate professor of Energy Law at the University of Lagos, Yemi Oke, has lampooned the Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, saying he was playing politics with the power sector.
‘BEDC not responsible for four-week outage in Benin City’
Benin Electricity Distribution Company (BEDC) has urged residents in Benin City, Edo State, not to blame the company for the recent power outage witnessed in some parts of the state capital. The appeal came on the heels of recent power outage in several parts of the state capital for over three weeks. Head of the…
DISCOs urge government to tackle power transmission challenges
Electricity Distribution Companies (DISCOs), have identified low Transmission owing to persistent directive from the National Control Centre (NCC), to Generation Companies...
Group alleges plot to disrupt progress in power sector
Employees at the headquarters of Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN), yesterday in Abuja, who are members of the Senior Staff Association of Electricity and Allied Companies (SSAEAC), said the association’s national body is currently plotting to disrupt improvement witnessed in power transmission across the country for personal interests. The national body of SSAEAC had recently said it…
Electricity generation to national grid drops by 1,087.6mw, says TCN
The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) says there has been a drop in the electricity generated into the national grid by 1,087.6 megawatts (mw). According to a statement by TCN’s General Manager, Public Affairs, Mrs. Ndidi Mbah, in Abuja yesterday, the drop in electricity generated into the national grid was resulting in load shedding nationwide.…
TCN shareholders task interim management on transparency, accountability
Shareholders of Tourist Company of Nigeria Plc (TCN) have charged the new board members to entrench high level of transparency and accountability in the firm’s operations.They also urged them to shun all irregularities that may impede the long-term growth of the company.
Salvic Petroleum achieves 75,000bpd production from OML 30
The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) has disclosed its plans to upgrade the Alagbon 132/33KV Transmission Station in Lagos by an additional 2/100 mva and 1/300 mva at 330, under the transmission rehabilitation expansion programme.
Burnt transformer: EKEDC promises to restore power May 4
Eko Electricity Distribution Company (EKEDC) has assured customers affected by the burnt 66MVA transformer in Lagos that power would be restored by Friday May 4.
TCN inaugurates 100MVA transformers, promises
In line with the policy of this administration on Incremental Power to increase electricity supply in Nigeria, the Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) has commissioned 100 MVA transformers at 132/33KV Alimosho substation, aimed to boost electricity supply to residents within Ikeja Disco The Managing Director of TCN, Mr Usman Mohammed, while commissioning the project in Lagos…