The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) Thursday said electricity transmission has been increased by an additional 60MVA 132/33kV transformer in its Ajah substation, The Nation reports.

In a statement issued by the General Manager (Public Affairs), TCN, Seun Olagunju the 60MVA 132/33kV power transformer which was successfully refurbished, installed and commissioned into service, has brought the transformer capacity at 132kV level to 220MVA.

TCN is also installing a 60MVA 132/33kV mobile power transformer in the same station to further increase transmission capacity in the area. The nearly completed mobile transformer will upon completion, boost the transmission capacity in the substation to 280MW, which is above the distribution load requirement in the area.