Nigeria, Abuja: The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) has embarked on a large grid expansion and rehabilitation project in order to strengthen the national grid and ensure better electricity transmission across the country.
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.
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.
Nigeria, Abia: The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) has installed new power transformers at Umuahia and Aba transmission substations to increase their transmission capacity and boost power supply in Abia State and surrounding regions.
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.
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.