Tag: TCN

TCN adds 60 MVA transformer at Ijebu-Ode

Nigeria, Ogun State: The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) has installed another power transformer at the Ijebu-Ode transmission substation in the state of Ogun, increasing the substations’ capacity from 60 MVA to 120 MVA.

66 MVA power transformer burns in Lagos

Nigeria, Lagos: A 66 MVA power transformer was gutted by fire at the TCN's Alagbon transmission substation in Dolphin Estate, Ikoyi, last Thursday, plunging the whole of Lagos Island into darkness after the incident.

545 power utility workers to receive training in West Africa

Nigeria and Ghana: National Power Training Institute of Nigeria (NAPTIN) started the training programme of 545 power utility workers across West Africa, with 300 technical and non-technical staff of the Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) in Lagos.

TCN installs new transformers in five states

The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) says it has installed and energised new power transformers in its substations in five states aiming to improve electricity supply in the country.

TCN repairs Lokoja transformer after failure caused by heavy rain

Nigeria: The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) has investigated the cause of the power outage which occurred in Lokoja last weekend and attributed it to the rains which caused a sharp drop in load by distribution companies, leading to creation of extremely high voltage in the grid.