Eko Electrical energy Distribution Firm (EKEDC) has launched into its capital tasks for the enterprise yr.
The corporate, in an announcement by its Normal Supervisor Company Communication Godwin Idemudia, stated the tasks embrace the development, reconstruction, rehabilitation, and upkeep of installations throughout its distribution community.
He stated the tasks as soon as accomplished would assist the corporate to attain, amongst different issues, community enchancment, enhance reliability and high quality of provide, enable flexibility for evacuation of further energy, handle questions of safety and relieve overloaded transformers and substations.
Idemudia stated a number of the tasks embrace the development and rehabilitation of eight injection substations. Initiatives that fall beneath this class embrace the “improve of Keffi substation, reactivation of NTDA injection substation, Ajah, Improve of Ajah native substation, development of a brand new Surulere injection substation, improve of Commerce Honest injection substation, development of Olugborogun injection substation, Lekki, substitute of failed energy transformer at Agbara Injection substation, improve of Agungi station for larger capability”.
Idemudia added that the corporate can also be projected to acquire 217 500KVA transformers which will likely be distributed throughout its 10 districts.
“Throughout the identical interval, the corporate has additionally dedicated to the development of 5 new 33kv feeders that can reduce throughout areas like Surulere, FESTAC, Ojo and Lekki, whereas 24 33kv feeders at Ikoyi, Lekki, Ibeju, Elemoro, Eleko, Apapa, Orile, FESTAC and Agbara will likely be rehabilitated.
“About 5 new 11kv feeders are anticipated to be deployed to Lekki, Ajah and Ojo to alleviate overloaded feeders, whereas a complete of 167 11kv feeder will likely be rehabilitated throughout our distribution community,” he added.
Idemudia concluded by noting that the implementation of the tasks is an indication of the Firm’s dedication to service excellence and fulfil its promise of dependable and constant provide to its clients.