Nigeria’s Power industry has reached another landmark with an improved all-time peak of 5420.30 Megawatts, the Transmission Company of Nigeria has announced.
TCN also announced that the 5,420.3MW was effectively transmitted through the national grid at a frequency of 50.10Hz at 9:15pm on the 18th of August, 2020.
“This is the highest ever recorded in the nation’s power sector to-date, surpassing the previous peak of 5,377.80MW recorded on the 1st of August, 2020, by 42.50MW,” the General Manager, Public Affairs, TCN, Ndidi Mbah, said in the statement.
The statement, which was issued in Abuja, was entitled, “Power sector records new improved all-time peak of 5,420.30MW.”
The Nigerian government has been hailed for its conscious efforts in seeing that electricity delivery improves in the country.
TCN also renewed its commitment to seeing that electricity is stabilised through the rehabilitation and expansion of the national grid.
It also urged Nigerians to lend their support by safeguarding electricity installations in every part of the country.