BEDC adds 1,694 transformers to boost power supply in Edo

Benin: Benin Electricity Distribution Company (BEDC) revealed the company has added a total of 1,694 distribution transformers to improve power supply in Edo state since the new management took over in 2013, reports Vanguard.

This has increased power availability in some locations within Edo state with severe infrastructure limitations, including Okada, Oluku, part of Sokponba, Evbuotubu, Oliha and Siluko, as well as in large companies, hotels, schools, hospitals, and government establishments.

12 communities that were previously without power supply have been connected, 16 communities have had their transformers replaced, while 11 transformers donated to communities have also been commissioned.

Source: Vanguard