Q3 2018 total daily average generation was 78,917 MWh – NBS

The 2018 third quarter, Q3’18, report of the National Bureau of Statistics, NBS, has shown a daily average of 78,917 MWh of energy generated by power stations, against the total average of 81,561MWh in Q2’18.

The NBS, in its Q3’18, report stated that the highest power generated within the period was 90,197 MWH, which was recorded on August 16, while the lowest power generated within the period was 57,357MWH, recorded on July 8. Highest power generated through thermal was 85,948MWH, recorded on July 10, while the least power was 41,864MWH, recorded on September 20. Within the period, highest power generated through hydro was 30,164MWH.

It was recorded on August 28, while the least power generated was 11,112MWH, recorded on July 7. According to NBS, Q3 report multi-year tariff order, MYTO, percent load allocation as regards power generation, showed that Ibadan DISCO got the highest at 13.40 percent, followed by Ikeja DISCO, which got 13.23 percent, while Abuja DISCO came third with 13.04 percent.

Eko DISCO got 11.97 percent, followed by Benin which got 9.84 percent. Enugu, Kaduna, Port Harcourt, Kano, Jos and Yola, got 8.26 percent, 7.85 percent, 7.31 percent, 6.92 percent, 4.55 percent and 3.64 percent respectively.

Source: Vanguard

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