PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT: ON STEALING METERS

It has come to the attention of the Liberia Electricity Corporation (LEC) that unscrupulous individuals masquerading as LEC employees are engaged in acts not sanctioned by the Corporation. These criminals have been stealing customers’ meters and demanding payments to repair faulty lines. These criminals are also engaged in the illegal sales of stolen meters and…

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PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT: ON METERS VERIFICATION

The Liberia Electricity Corporation (LEC) informs customers that the Corporation is migrating to a new metering system, which will provide a better revenue management and prepaid vending system. To help this process, we are requesting all customers to visit the below locations for a registration verification process. Information required to register includes: Meter number Name…

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Public Service announcement: Outage

The Liberia Electricity Corporation (LEC) informs customers and the ûblic that there will be power outage affecting all areas of our network on Sunday April,2017 from 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM. The outage will allow ELTEL networks contractor under Mount Voffee Hydro Power Project to perform essential maintenance works for the enhancement of the national…

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REQUEST FOR EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST: CONSULTANCY SERVICES FOR EXTERNAL FINANCIAL AUDIT OF THE CLSG-RURAL ELECTRIFICATION PROJECT

Sector: ENERGY Financing Agreement Reference: ADF Loan No:2100150030093 ADF (TSF) Loan No.:5900155005651 Project ID No.: P-Z1-F00-045 Issue Date: April 17, 2017 Closing Date: May 1, 2017 1. The Government of Liberia (GOL) has received a grant from the African Development Fund (AfDF). The grant is intended to finance the services requirement set out in the…

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Crown Prince Haakon of Norway Turns on Unit 3 of Mt. Coffee

 UNDP Goodwill Ambassador Crown Prince Haakon of Norway while turning on the third generating unit of the Mount Coffee hydropower plant in Harrisburg Wednesday extolled the management of the Liberia Electricity Corporation (LEC) for the level of progress in the electricity sector. Crown Prince Haakon said he was impressed with the ongoing rehabilitation work at…

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Testing of Mt. Coffee Unit 3 Begins Thursday

The completion of the third turbine, which has a capacity of 22 megawatts, has increased the installed capacity of the Mt. Coffee Hydropower Plant in Harrisburg to 66 megawatts and the overall installed capacity of the LEC to 104 megawatts. In preparation to place the third turbine online, there will be outages which will occur…

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Electricity Price Reduced

Monrovia, March 1, 2017 (Liberia Electricity Corporation): The Board of Directors of the Liberia Electricity Corporation (LEC) has approved a reduction in electricity tariff from 49 cents to 39 cents per kilowatt hour (kwh) as of March 1, 2017, following the pronouncement by her Excellency in her final annual message and reflecting variation in the…

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Vice President Boakai Commends LEC Management

Monrovia-February 25, 2017: The Vice President of Liberia, His Excellency Joseph N Boakai has commended the new management team of the Liberia Electricity Corporation (LEC) for the level of progress made so far and promised government’s continued support to the corporation in its efforts to take affordable electricity to the people. The vice president made…

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Terms of Reference for the Environmental & Social Impact Assessment (ESIA) & Resettlement Action Plan (RAP) – Technical Assistance for development of St Paul River & WAPP Integration

A. Background 1. Regional Sector Context. Despite sub-Saharan Africa’s large energy endowment, more than 620 million people (two-thirds of the population) in that region are without access to electricity. For those that do have electricity access in sub-Saharan Africa, average residential electricity consumption per capita in 2014 is equivalent to around half the average level…

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PRESS RELEASE: ECOWAS President Special Representative extols LEC for new accomplishments

Monrovia – February 16, 2016: The Special Representative of the President of the ECOWAS Commission in Liberia Ambassador Tunde O. Ajisomo Wednesday paid a courtesy call on the Managing Director of the Liberia Electricity Corporation, Foday Soko Sackor. During the visit to the Corporate Headquarters of the LEC at Waterside, Amb. Ajisomo congratulated Mr. Sackor…

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