April 2018

Ibadan DisCo Trains Staff to Shore up Service Delivery

Posted: April 26, 2018 at 4:48 pm   /   Discos, Ibadan

Customers of Ibadan Electricity Distribution Company, IBEDC, would see a more quality services from staff of the DisCo as over 170 commercial line workers, team leads and managers have completed a 3-day intensive training for them to reach out more to the customers. The courses were wide ranging which included effective complaints resolution, customer communications […]

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Military Boss Visits Abuja DisCo Office in Keffi, Nasarawa State, Seeks Mutual Cooperation

Posted: April 26, 2018 at 4:23 pm   /   Abuja

The Commandment of 177 Guards Battalion, Shitu Alao Barracks Keffi, Nasarawa State, Lt. Colonel Musa Uba, paid a courtesy visit recently to the Abuja Electricity Distribution Company Plc, at the Keffi Regional Office. Lt Uba with his team, later engaged in a robust discussion with management of Abuja Electricity Distribution Company AEDC, in Keffi on […]

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TCN urges DisCos to Upgrade Infrastructure to take more Load

Posted: April 26, 2018 at 1:55 pm   /   TCN

The Transmission Company of Nigeria ((TCN), has called on the electricity Distribution Companies (DisCos) to upgrade their infrastructure in order to boost their capacity and be able to take more power that is now available in the system to their customers. The company expressed fears that despite its existing capacity, load rejection from the DisCos, […]

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NERC Commences Processes to Review TCN Tariff, Source Credible Operations Data

Posted: April 26, 2018 at 1:23 pm   /   Government

The Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) consultants it will engage within a month to determine the rate of lower cost of the present tariff paid by consumers across the 11 Electricity Distribution Companies (DisCos) as well as relevant system data collection.. The NERC which sole duty is to regulate the electricity supply value chain, has […]

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TCN Makes Record, Inaugurates 3 Power Transformers in 3 states in one day

Posted: April 24, 2018 at 5:47 am   /   Photo, TCN

The Transmission Company of Nigeria, TCN, has set a new record with the commissioning of three power transformers in three different states of the Federation in one single day, Monday, 23rd April, 2018. The company had started the day with the inauguration of the 60 MVA transformer at the Calabar Transmission Substation, Essien’s Town, Cross […]

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TCN Outage Announcement for Abuja Residents

Posted: April 21, 2018 at 1:13 pm   /   Upcoming Events

The Management of TCN, Abuja Region has announced that two power transformers at the Apo Transmission Substaion, Apo, Abuja that wheels power to most distribution load centers in the Federal Capital City would be out on annual maintenance on Sunday, 22nd April from 9am to 3pm. The Power utility company believes that the maintenance is […]

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House of Reps Requests Urgent Sale of Non Core Power Assets

Posted: April 21, 2018 at 10:35 am   /   Government, Ministry of Power, NELMCO

The House of Representatives has asked the Nigerian Electricity Liability Management Company Limited (NELMCO) to as a matter of urgency complete the sale of non-core power assets to avoid further loss of revenue to the government through theft of scraps and overtime cargoes that have become regular experience. The House, had adopted the report of […]

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Delta State Joins Power Producing States, to Construct 400 MW Power Plant

Posted: April 21, 2018 at 9:55 am   /   Gencos

Delta State Governor, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa has promised Delta people the delivery of dividends of democracy as he performed the ground-breaking ceremony for a 400MW combined cycle power plant, which would boost investor confidence in the state.. The Governor who performed the ground-breaking ceremony at Ekrokpe/Ekrejegbe, Ughelli South local government area said, “we are glad […]

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Senate Finally Confirms Prof James Momoh as NERC Chairman

Posted: April 19, 2018 at 7:59 am   /   Government, Ministry of Power, NERC

By Raph Omamogbo The Senate has finally confirmed Professor James Momoh as Chairman of Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) after a two years vacuum that has existed from December 2015 when the term of the last Board led by Mr Sam Amadi expired. Prof. James Momoh is a Professor of Electrical Engineering for over twenty […]

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Azura Thermal Power Plant Runs Full Blast to Produce 450MWA into the Grid

Posted: April 14, 2018 at 2:02 pm   /   Gencos

There is some excitement in the Power house of Azura family as their latest baby in Edo State ran all their three turbines to produce the first phase maximum power of 450 MW on Friday, 13April, 2018. And they took to twitter to share the excitement. The Azura Management has commended all who had a […]

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