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TCN attributes outage in Benin City to maintenance work

The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) has attributed the outage being experienced by electricity consumers in Benin City to maintenance work being carried out by Benin Electricity Distribution Company (BEDC).
Governor of Edo State, Mr. Godwin Obaseki

Godwin Obaseki orders arrest of BEDC officials for removing transformer bought by community

Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State, Monday, ordered the arrest of officials of Benin Electricity Distribution Company (BEDC) for allegedly removing a transformer bought and installed by members of Ihovbor Community in Uhunmwode Local Government Area of the State.

Federal government to add 4200MW to national grid in 18 months

The federal government is set to add 4200 megawatts of electricity to the national grid in 12 to 18 months.
Benin Electricity Distribution Plc. (BEDC)

BEDC blames power outage on cable explosion

The Management of Benin Electricity Distribution Company (BEDC) on Friday blamed power outage in parts of Benin City, Edo, on cable explosion.
Okechukwu Enelamah

Federal government unveils plans to add 4200MW to national grid

Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment, Dr. Okechukwu Enelamah, yesterday unveiled plans by the Federal Government to deploy under-utilised power assets to deliver incremental power to industrial centres and needy communities in the country.
Babatunde Fashola, minister of power, works and housing, says the problems of electricity are slowly being solved as no one can do it by magic.

Babatunde Fashola: Problems of electricity can’t be solved by magic

Babatunde Fashola, minister of power, works and housing, says the problems of electricity are slowly being solved as no one can do it by magic.
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo

Yemi Osinbajo: Federal government commits N1.7 trillion to capital investment

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, has disclosed that Nigeria requires about $1 trillion investment to modernize and revamp the energy infrastructure in the country.

Official: TCN rolls out 94,762 MW in September

The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN), on Wednesday said it wheeled out 94,762.9 megawatts (MW) in Sept., due to increase in generation in the last two weeks of the month.

TCN restores 30MVA 132/33KV transformer in Oghara substation

The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) says it has fully repaired the 30MVA 132/33KV power transformer in Oghara transmission substation in Delta.

TCN seeks regulation to protect use of transmission equipment

Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) has called for a regulation by the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) to protect its transformers in the event of any damage caused by Electricity Distribution Companies (DisCos).

TCN seeks regulation to protect use of transmission equipment by DisCos

Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) has called for a regulation by the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) to protect its transformers in the event of any damage caused by Electricity Distribution Companies (DisCos).

Power back in Maiduguri 8 days after blackout

Residents of Maiduguri, the Borno State capital, received the restoration of electricity this evening with excitement eight days after total blackout.
HRH, Alhaji Aliru Momoh; Governor Obaseki; Chairman, NERC, Prof. James Adeche Momoh and Project Manager, TCN, Oommen Thomas

Edo government secures electricity license for Benin Industrial Park

The Edo State Government has secured licence from the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC), to generate and use electricity in its offices as well as in the proposed Benin Industrial Park (BIP).

Bayelsa set to enjoy uninterrupted power supply

Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of the Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN), Mr. Usman Guru Muhammad, has disclosed that Bayelsa State is on the verge of achieving stable power supply.

TCN installs two new 60MVA transformers in Edo, Ogun

The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) has installed two units of 60 Mega Volt Amp (MVA) 132/33kV power transformers at Papalanto and Okpella transmission substations in Ogun and Edo states respectfully.

PHED appeals to consumers in Calabar over power outage

The Port Harcourt Electricity Distribution Company (PHED) on Friday appealed to it consumers in Calabar to bear with it over power outage since Sept. 11.

TCN lays underground cables to power Eko Atlantic

The management of Transmission Company of Nigeria, TCN, has disclosed that it is embarking on a swot up that would assist it in laying underground cables to connect Eko Atlantic with a view to supplying electricity to the modern city.

Niger, Benin Republic pay $10 million electricity bill to Nigeria following disconnection threat

Two international customers, Benin Republic and Niger, have paid $10.1m to Nigeria to settle their electricity bill.

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