Posts Tagged ‘TCN’

Some Abuja Residents To Experience Power Disruption Tomorrow, Next Week Saturday— AEDC

by Seun Adeuyion July 17, 2020
The Abuja Electricity Distribution Company (AEDC), says customers in parts of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Abuja, will experience power interruption on July 18 and 23 due to maintenance of its facility. The AEDC’s said this in a notice made available to BreakingTimes, in Abuja on Friday. According to the notice, the areas to be […]

BREAKING: TCN Restores Power Supply After System Collapse

by Chuks Azotanion January 17, 2020
The Transmission Company of Nigeria on Friday said the national grid had been fully restored after the system collapse which occurred at 4.15pm on Thursday. It explained that the collapse occurred while the grid was recovering from an earlier partial system slump, which it described as “system disturbance.” “Full restoration of the grid was achieved […]

NERC: Nigerian govt orders 78% hike in electricity tariffs

by Breaking Timeson January 8, 2020
The Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) on Saturday announced the immediate review of electricity tariffs in the country from April 1st 2020. The order was issued to the 11 electricity distribution companies (DISCos) on December 31, 2019, but published on the Commission’s website on Saturday. Signed jointly by the Chairman of the Commission, Joseph Momoh, and the […]

BREAKING| National Grid Suffers Another Collapse As TCN Blames DisCos

by Ikokwu Ikembaon June 30, 2019
Nigerians were on Sunday, thrown into darkness following a system collapse which affected power supply to electricity consumers. The Abuja Electricity Distribution Company (AEDC) had in a terse statement issued by its Spokesperson Oyebode Fadipe confirmed the outage which according to him occurred at about 9:10 am. He said this led to the loss of […]

National Blackout: TCN explains collapse of National Grid

by Ikokwu Ikembaon May 11, 2019
The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) said the collapse of the National Grid on May 8, at 2:32p.m was caused by a multiple tripping on its substation in Onitsha, Anambra State. The Managing Director of TCN, Mr. Mohammed Usman, made the disclosure at a news conference in Abuja on Friday. The national electricity grid had […]

Power Generation drops by 2,841 MW-TCN

by Breaking Timeson July 26, 2017
The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) wheeled out 22,978 megawatts of electricity between  July 17 to July 23  against the 25,819 megawatts generated in the previous week. Power generation dropped by 2,841 megawatts between the two periods. The daily statistics of TCN operations obtained by the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) from the Nigerian Electricity […]