Transmission Company of Nigeria
TCN seeks end to load rejections with new appointments
TCN General Manager, Public Affairs, Ndidi Mbah, restated the company’s resolve that the appointment of TCN/DisCos interface focal persons would upscale power delivery to distribution load centers in the country.
Discos blame government for rejection of allocated electricity
Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, insists that the Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) now has the capacity to transmit 6,500mw of electricity.
Power sector loses N7.60b to gas, transmission, distribution hiccup
Furthermore, due to lines constrains, available power generated cannot be completely evacuated by the Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN), while the transmitted megawatts cannot be distributed by the Distribution Companies (DisCos) to the end users.
FG threatens sanction against defaulting power sector service providers
The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, has warned players in the power sector to discharge their responsibilities to the consumers as the government would not hesitate to impose sanctions on them when found wanting.
EKEDEC apologises for prolonged power outage in Lagos
Mr Godwin Idemudia, General Manager, Corporate Communications of the company, said in Lagos that the outage being experienced by Ajah, Ogombo, Ajiwe and some neighbouring communities was due to a faulty equipment.
Power generation faces collapse over ‘rejected’ energy, huge indebtedness
Electricity generators, popularly known as GENCOs say they are reeling under very unfavourable operating circumstances leading to loss which has become a disincentive to investors and their capacity recovery targets.
Transmission firm decries poor funding of power sector
Amid the persistent outage nationwide, the Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) has indentified inadequate funding as one of the major challenges militating against prompt transmission of power across the federation.
Power generation drops to 2662 megawatts
The Nigerian Electricity System Operator (SO) website, a sub agency of TCN, disclosed the figure in its daily forecast on power generation data in Lagos on Sunday.