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TCN says it transmits 30,936MW within 11 days in September


The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN), on Thursday, said it transmitted 30,936 megawatts (MW) within 11 days in September.

The daily statistics of TCN’s operations obtained journalists from Nigerian Electricity System Operator, a section of the TCN, indicated that 30,936mw was generated from Sept. 2 to Sept. 12.

The daily power generated within the period was in tranches of 3,101mw, 2, 987.93mw, 2, 982.69mw, 3, 204.8mw and 2, 915.9mw.

Others are: 2, 944.4mw, 3, 050mw, 2, 943.5mw, 2, 943.1mw, 3, 017.2mw, and 3, 570.6 respectively, all transmitted to 11 distribution companies (Discos).

It was gathered that while TCN transmitted 99, 781.9mw in August, its national peak demand forecast stood at 19,100.00mw, with installed capacity of 11, 165.40mw and that 7, 139.60mw was the available capacity.

It added that the current transmission capacity stood at 7, 000 mw with network operational capacity of 5,500.00mw.

According to TCN, the peak generation ever attained in the country is 5, 222.3mw, while the maximum energy ever attained stands at 109, 372.01mw.


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