TCN upgrades Lagos substation with 100 MVA power transformer

The management of Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) has upgraded Alimosho substation in Lagos with a new 100 MVA transformer to boost electricity supply to residents within Ikeja Disco.

The 100 MVA power transformer replaced the existing 30 MVA transformer, increasing the capacity of the substation from 160 MVA to 230 MVA, reports Daily Trust.

TCN is also implementing two other projects in Lagos and the surroundings, The Nigeria Electricity Transmission Access Project (NETAP), which will significantly upgrade the substations of Ijora, Lekki, Alagbon, Alausa, Maryland, Otta, Egbin, Omowu odofun, Itire and Akoka, and the Lagos Ogun Transmission Project financed by JICA, which has reached advanced stage.

This project will build transmission lines and substations in Likosi, Arigbajo, Badagry, New Agbara, Mountain of Fire and Redeem, among others.

Source: Daily Trust