The Nigeria Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC), ranked Eko DisCo as the best performing distribution firm in terms of metering and market remittances. Kaduna DisCo emerged the lowest performer for the month of February.This reveal was made at the monthly power sector meeting held at the Transmission’s National Control Centre, Osogbo. Also Ikeja and Yola DisCos showed improved remittance to the Market Operator for services rendered in the month of February.
It also ranked Okpai (Thermal Plant) and Jebba (Hydro Plant) as the best performing based on indicators such as percentage availability and reporting compliance. The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola urged the industry operators on ensuring that electricity is delivered to the citizens safely, reliably and consistently.
It was also revealed that there was a 9% improvement in energy delivered to DisCos from TCN in February compared to January.