The Nigerian Electricity System Operator
(SO) yesterday said power generation
stood at 3,102 megawatts (Mw) on
Tuesday, 3,214 Mw on Wednesday and
rose to 3,523Mw yesterday. The power
generated was sent to the 11 distribution
companies (DisCos), The Nation reports.
Its Operational Report said peak
generation of Wednesday was 3,682Mw
while lowest generation for the same day
was 2,947Mw. According to a record of
the power generation in the country, the
three hydro power stations, produced
1,188Mw on Wednesday. Kainji generated
199Mw, Jebba 426Mw and Shiroro
563Mw while 16 gas power plants
generated 2,027Mw. Nine plants recorded
0Mw production on the day under review.
Egbin generated 391Mw, Sapele
generated 62Mw, Delta 244Mw, Geregu
75Mw, Omotosho 120Mw, Geregu NIPP
105Mw, Sapele NIPP 102, Alaoji 106Mw,
Omotosho NIPP 73Mw, Odukpani NIPP
58Mw, Ihovbor NIPP 94Mw, Okpai
397Mw, Ibom 50Mw, Omoku 28Mw, and
Para Energy 28,93Mw.