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TCN: Boko Haram insurgents strike power transmission sub-station in Maiduguri

The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) on Thursday said its 330/132kV transmission substation at Molai in Maiduguri, Borno State was attacked by insurgents on the 7th of May, 2019, at about 5:30pm.
The Kaduna Electricity Distribution Company on Monday appealed to residents of Ibrahim Taiwo Road in Kaduna to bear with it over the power outage being experienced by the residents.

TCN completes first phase of new transmission substation in Akwa Ibom

The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) has completed and energised the first phase of the ongoing brand new transmission substation in Ekim, Akwa Ibom State.

TCN: National grid generates, transmits new 5,375mw peak

The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) has said that the National Grid successfully transmitted a new generation peak of 5,375MW on February 7.

French agency approves $245 million for power transmission projects in northern Nigeria

The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN), says the Board of French Development Agency (AFD) has approved 245 million dollars for the implementation of transmission projects in northern corridor.

TCN energises new 330/132 substation in Damaturu

The Transmission Company of Nigeria has energised a new 330/132KV substation in Damaturu, a statement from the company says.
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).

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.

TCN pledges 20,000 megawatts by 2021

The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) has pledged to increase its production to 20,000 megawatts by 2021.

TCN raises N565bn to achieve 20,000MW in four years

The managing director of the Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN), Usman Mohammed, says the company has raised N565.2bn to achieve 20,000 megawatts (MW) in the next four years.

NNPC restores ruptured pipeline, gas supply to generating plants

The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) on Tuesday in Lagos said gas supply to generating stations had built up gradually after the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) restored a ruptured pipeline.

Federal government provides more details on N72 billion investment plans for power DisCos

The federal government has provided more details on the N72 billion financial facility it plans to provide for the 11 electricity distribution companies (Discos) in Nigeria to upgrade and expand their networks.

Winifred Oyo-Ita blames DisCos for power failures

The Head of Civil Service of the Federation, Mrs. Winifred Oyo-Ita, on Monday heaped the blame for persistent power failures in homes across the country on the electricity distribution companies.

TCN records national grid transmission capacity of 7,124 MW – official

Transmission Company of Nigeria on Monday announced that it has attained a wheeling capacity of 7,124 Mega Watts transmission capacity of electricity to the Distribution Companies.

We’ll rely on court to recover $75.5m fibre optic debt – TCN

Though the telecommunications firms had denied owing the TCN in this arrangement, a statement from the TCN in Abuja, however explained that the transmission company would rely on an existing court process to recover what is owed it by the firms.

Power transmission hits 5,222 megawatts – TCN

The ministry of power says the Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) successfully transmitted 5,222 megawatts of power to the national grid, the highest transmission in the country’s history.

Nigeria transmits 5,222 MW electricity, highest ever – TCN

The Transmission Company of Nigeria, TCN, on Sunday disclosed that it recorded new national peak with the transmission of 5,222.3 Mega Watts (MW) of electricity into the national grid on December 18.

Power generation hits highest levels this month

Nigeria recorded the three highest power generation figures for the first time in her electricity generation history, report from the office of Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has disclosed.

TCN achieves new national peak transmission capacity

Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) on Thursday disclosed that it recorded new national peak electricity transmission capacity of 5,155.9 Mega Watt (MW) on Dec. 8, 2017

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