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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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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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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Fashola Commissions Capacitor-bank to Improve Power Voltage in Abuja

Posted: April 13, 2018 at 8:03 am   /   Government, Photo, TCN

The Federal Government has commissioned the 60 MVAR Capacitor- bank installed in the Apo 132/33kV Transmission Substation in Apo, Abuja. The Capacitor bank facility whose construction was financed through a grant from the Government of Japan under the Japanese International Cooperation Agency, JICA, will assist in regulating voltage fluctuation in the transmission of bulk electricity […]

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60 MVA Kano Transformer Did Not Breakdown – TCN

Posted: April 6, 2018 at 3:50 pm   /   Kano, TCN

This has been time for talk back in the power sector. The Management of Transmission Company of Nigeria, TCN, is the latest as it has denied that the newly installed 60 MVA transformer in Dan Agundi Substation in Kano broke down two days after installation as reported by some on-line platforms and credited to Mr […]

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TCN Commissions 2 new 60MVA Transformers in Uyo, Kano & Nsukka Substation

Posted: March 24, 2018 at 1:17 pm   /   Government, Ministry of Power, TCN

The Transmission Company of Nigeria TCN has announced the complete installation and commissioning into service two brand new 60MVA 132/33kV power transformers in its transmission substations in Uyo and Kano and has also energized its Nsukka 30MVA transmission substation completed in 2016 that could not be energized then, due to way leave issues. In a […]

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NDPHC flags off N5.49bn Transmission Substation Project to Improve Power in Lafia

Posted: March 12, 2018 at 11:18 am   /   Government, TCN

Power supply in Lafia, the capital of Nassarawa State and the adjoining communities is set to improve with the flagging off of construction of the 330 kilovolt (KV) transmission substation worth N5.49 billion in Lafia, the Nasarawa State capital by the Niger Delta Power Holding Company of Nigeria, plc, NDPHC. The Managing Director of NDPHC, […]

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