POWER RESTORED AFTER TCN FIRE INCIDENCE, IBEDC THANKS CUSTOMERS

The management of Ibadan Electricity Distribution Company has announced that power is being restored to her Customers in Ibadan, Ijebu-ode, Sagamu, Iseyin and part of Ede who experienced power outage due to a fire outbreak at a TCN sub-station at Ayede on Wednesday, the 5th of Jan 2020.
The Company appreciates all the esteemed Customers affected for their patience and understanding during the temporary interruption in power supply. IBEDC’S Acting Chief Technical Officer, Engr. Felix Abiodun who said the affected transmission Sub-station supplies power to a sizeable area of IBEDC’s franchise praised TCN and IBEDC’s Engineers for their prompt response in restoring bulk supply.
According to the TCN spokesperson, a TCN’S 150 MVA,330/132/33 KV power transformer caught fire in the early hours of yesterday, however, the fire was contained few hours later.