TCN procures 3 reactors to improve power supply in 4 states

Posted: March 14, 2019 at 6:17 pm   /   TCN

The Transmission Company of Nigeria, the bulk power transporter in Nigeria, is set to improve power voltage in four states with the procurement of three reactors, which have been deployed to Ikot Ekpene, Jos and Apir Transmission Substations for installation. The reactors are to help correct the voltage problem along the 330kV Ikot Ekpene- Ugwuaji-Makurdi- […]

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TCN calls out DisCos for losing 5 power transformers worth N3.6bn

Posted: March 7, 2019 at 1:09 pm   /   Government, Ministry of Power, NERC, Regulation, TCN

Imagine Transmission Company of Nigeria, TCN, losing five power transformers worth N3.615 billion due to poor protection systems on the networks of the Distribution Companies (DisCos). This actually happened in TCN Transmission Substations in Abuja in Abuja Region, Benin in Benin Region as well as Onitsha in Enugu Region. That was the submission of the […]

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Transmission wheeling capacity now 8100MW- TCN MD

Posted: December 11, 2018 at 9:43 am   /   Government, Photo, TCN

By Innocent Okoye The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) at the weekend disclosed that it had attained 8100MW wheeling capacity in her quest to ensure that all generated power is wheeled to distribution load centers nationwide. The MD/CEO, TCN, UG Mohammed who made the disclosure at a dinner with pressmen in Abuja also stated that […]

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TCN Tackles Power Supply Instability in Sokoto, Birnin-Kebbi & Gusau

Posted: November 6, 2018 at 4:26 pm   /   TCN

The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) has apologized for the current power supply limitation within Sokoto, Talata-Mafara and Gusau, resulting from transmission capacity constraints on its Birnin-Kebbi-Sokoto-Talata-Mafara-Gusau transmission line, which was caused by the collapse of 132kV tower between Funtua and Gusau. According to the statement signed by the GM Public Affairs, Ndidi Mbah, TCN […]

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TCN Repairs Faulty 30MVA Transformer in Oghara, Delta State

Posted: October 9, 2018 at 8:14 am   /   TCN

The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) stated that it has completed repair work on the 30MVA 132/33kV power transformer in its Oghara Transmission Substation, Delta State that developed fault on the 10 May, 2018. The power transformer installed by NDDC in September, 2016, was repaired and energized on September 29, 2019. According to the General […]

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TCN Energizes New Transformer in Damaturu, Yobe State

Posted: October 8, 2018 at 11:43 am   /   TCN, Uncategorized

In line with the Buhari administration’s policy on incremental power, the Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) has successfully completed and energized the new 330/132kV transmission substation in Damaturu, Yobe State. The contract for the substation was awarded to a local contractor in 2006 with the normal completion period of 18 months, but due to the […]

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TCN Completes 2 Power Transformer Projects in Kano & Ondo States

Posted: August 14, 2018 at 10:47 pm   /   TCN

TheTransmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) has completed another 30/40MVA 132/33kV transmission substation project in Wudil, Kano State and a brand new 60MVA 132/33kV power transformer in Akure, Ondo State. The transformer and substation project would be officially commissioned by the Honourable Minister of Power Works and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Raji Fashola SAN. Meanwhile, the transformers […]

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TCN is Building Worldclass Infrastructure to Wheel Power to DisCos- MD

Posted: August 1, 2018 at 12:13 pm   /   Photo, TCN

By Innocent Okoye, Abuja The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) has given Nigerians something positive to look up to in the Power Industry. The Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer of the company, Usman Gur Mohammed assured that TCN was building world class infrastructure to deliver quality power supply to distribution companies (DisCos). Mohammed who disclosed this […]

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Fashola to Declare Open 2-day TCN Workshop on SCADA

Posted: June 22, 2018 at 8:06 am   /   Government, TCN

The Transmission Company of Nigeria has announced that the Honourable Minister of Power Works and Housing Mr. Babatunde Raji Fashola would declare open a 2-day workshop on SCADA/EMS/Telecoms Feasibility Report on Tuesday, June 26, 2018. According to the release signed by General Manager, Public Affairs, Mrs Ndidi Mbah, TCN said installation of a functional SCADA/EMS […]

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TCN Commissions 2 Power Transformers in 2 States in One Day

Posted: May 13, 2018 at 10:27 pm   /   Photo, TCN

Ministers Call on DisCo to Invest and Upgrade their networks The project commissioning train of TCN fooled into two states of the Federation from Gombe to Adamawa on Sunday, 13th of May to further the corporation commitment to advance wheeling capacity and improve the quality and reliability of power to DisCos and ultimately the power […]

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