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GRIDCo blames Saturday blackout in Accra on fell transmission line

The Ghana Grid Company Limited (GRIDCo) has blamed the Saturday mid-night blackout in major parts of Greater Accra on the fell of a transmission line.

In a statement available to Original News, GRIDCo indicated that a conductor on the Tema-Accra East transmission line fell at Trasacco leading to power outages experienced around 11: 06 pm.

The maintenance team was able to work round the clock to restore power to Mallam, Achimota, and Accra Central Bulk Supply Plants at about 4:30 AM on Sunday, the statement added.

“Power supply has however been reduced to 50% in these areas around Trasacco the team works permanently to fix the fault,” a statement by GRIDCo said.

Below is the statement from GRIDCo

 

By: Bernard Ralph Adams | Originalfmonline.com | Ghana

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