TCN installs new transformer at Akure substation

Nigeria, Ondo State: The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) has installed a new 60 MVA transformer at the 132 kV transmission substation in Akure, the capital city in Ondo State.

The addition of this transformer raised the capacity of the substation from 120 MVA to 180 MVA, which is expected to provide a significant improvement in power supply to many communities in Akure and its environs, reports Punch.

According to the TCN CEO, Mr. Usman Muhammed, the Akure substation is now about 95 percent complete, with another transformer yet to be installed, which will double the capacity of the substation prior to the installation of additional units.

Source: Punch