The West African Power Pool held its 12th General Assembly in Accra Ghana from October 30th to November 3rd, 2017. The programme themed “Regional Electricity Market: Ensuring West African Integration” witnessed a convergence of Heads of Power Utilities from fourteen (14) member states of the pool and Donor Agencies.
In line with President Muhammadu Buhari’s Strategy on Incremental Power, the Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) said it has successfully completed the installation and commissioning into service of brand new 40MVA 132/33KV mobile power transformer at Zaria on October 17, 2017.
In line with President Muhammadu Buhari’s strategy on incremental power, TCN has successfully installed a 60MVA power transformer at the Funtua Transmission Substation in Katsina State. The transformer which was installed wholly by TCN engineers was successfully commissioned on October 10, 2017.
The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) has successfully completed the construction of a new transmission tower in replacement of the damaged transmission tower 145 which was destroyed last month, when a trailer lost control along the Asokoro axis of Abuja, ramming into, and destroying the transmission tower.