A Review of the Nigerian Energy Industry

TCN wheels 105,535MW of electricity in September

*Power transmission tower.

Oscarline Onwuemenyi

11 October 2017, Sweetcrude, Abuja – The Transmission Company of Nigeria, TCN, says it wheeled out 105,535.8 megawatts, mw, of electricity in September against 94,958.7MW wheeled out in August.

The daily statistics of TCN operations obtained by SweetcrudeReports from the Nigerian Electricity System Operator, SO, a section of the TCN, indicated that 105,535.8 megawatts was generated in September as against 94,958.7 megawatts generated and wheeled out in August.

The statistics indicated that power generation increased by 10, 577.1 megawatts in September due more gas supply and increase in water level in most hydro plants.

The breakdown showed daily power generated and wheeled to the 11 distribution companies from September 1 to September 15 were 3,799.6 mw, 3,655.6 mw, 2,952.2mw, 3,390.3mw, 3,722.4mw, 3,556.7mw, 3,204.6mw, 3,167.1mw, 3,625.5mw, 3,776.8mw, 2,945mw, 3,740.4mw, 3,375.2mw, 3,826mw and 3,615.9mw respectively.

Daily power generated from September 16 to September 30 were 3,292.3mw, 3,762.8mw, 3,676.5mw, 3,936.8mw, 3,813.3mw, 3,482.8mw, 3,617.9mw, 3,586.7mw, 3,212.2mw, 3,767.8mw, 3,394.1mw, 3,863.6mw, 3,197.9mw, 3,658.1mw and 2,909.7mw respectively.

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