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TCN Says Power Sector System Collapse Imminent

The Transmission Company of Nigeria ((TCN), on Wednesday warned about the imminence of another system collapse as a result of the volume of idle power waiting for evacuation. It advised electricity Distribution Companies (DisCos) to recapitalise to boost their capacity, lamenting that despite its existing capacity, load rejection from the DisCos, which causes high frequency […]

TCN to invest $200m in power supply

The Ogun State Government and Transmission Company Of Nigeria (TCN) have concluded plans to construct a $200million facility in Ogun as part of measures to boost power supply. According to the Managing Director of TCN, Mr Usman Mohammed, the project, when completed, would address the inadequate transmission capacity of the entire nation. Meanwhile, Ogun State […]

GENCOs, DISCOs, TCN heighten blame game over poor electricity supply

Players in the  electricity sub-sector, generation companies, GENCOs, distribution companies, DISCOs and Transmission Company of Nigeria, TCN, have continued to trade blames over the worsening electricity supply situation in the country. In the latest blame game, the GENCOs said the DISCOs are unserious on their mandate, while also accusing TCN of inability to transmit electricity […]