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Metro Nigeria: Power Supply Now 3,061Mw


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The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) yesterday sent out 3,061megawatts (Mw) of electricity generated by the electricity generation companies to the 11 distribution companies (DisCos).

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The Nigerian Electricity System Operator (SO) made this known on its website yesterday .

According to its operational report for August 30, the Nigerian Electricity Supply Industry (NESI), the power sector on August 29, hit a peak generation of 3,556.5MW and lowest peak generation of 2,423.8MW.

The TCN on the same day wheeled 2,927Mw to the DisCos . NESI said the power sector recorded highest system frequency of 51.58Hz, lowest system frequency of 49.12Hz, highest voltage recorded was 372KV, while lowest voltage recorded on the same day was 300KV.

The TCN had on August 28 sent 2,766MB to the distribution companies. The lowest energy generation on the day under review was 2,520MW, while highest generation was 3,502MW.