Customer Service Relocation

Public Service Announcement The Liberia Electricity Corporation wishes to inform the general public and its valuable customers that its Customer Service Centre has been moved to a new location on the VP Road Togba Camp Community Opposite the Catholic Junction. For Direction: From Central Monrovia and Sinkor: At the St. Joseph Catholic Hospital Junction, make…

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LEC to begin Load Shedding Operations

Despite recent very welcomed rainfall, LEC has now moved to full scale dry season operations. The critically reduced water inflow at Mt. Coffee has forced LEC to use the more costly Heavy Fuel Oil (HFO) to generate at Bushrod, Station. LEC had hoped that this dry season’s demand would be met by excess power purchased…

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The Power Theft Act

Theft of electricity through illegal connections, tampering with meters, transmission and distribution lines, and theft of assets including poles, wires and transformers, remain the most singular challenge to the viability and sustenance of LEC as a Public Utility Company. The challenge involves individuals tampering with and making illegal connections in their communities to the LEC…

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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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PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT: Testing of the second Generating unit of the Mt. Coffee Hydro Power Plant

The Liberia Electricity Corporation (LEC) informs the general public and its valued customers that it will commence the Testing of the second generating unit of the Mt. Coffee Hydro Power Plant, beginning Wednesday, February 1, 2017. During the testing exercise, customers may experience interruptions in power supply.  The testing will continue up to Monday, February…

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Public Service Announcement: Outage

The Liberia Electricity Corporation (LEC) informs all its customers and the general public that there will be power outages affecting all areas of our network on Saturday February 4 and Sunday, February 5, from 8:00 am – 5:00pm daily. The outages will allow the installation of essential electrical equipment for the smooth running of the Monrovia…

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Public Disclosure of LACEEP Environmental and Social Impact Assessment (ESIA) and Resettlement Action Plan (RAP)

The Liberia Electricity Corporation (LEC), through support from the World Bank, prepared Environmental and Social Impact Assessment (ESIA) and Resettlement Action Plan (RAP) for the Liberia Accelerated Electricity Expansion Project (LACEEP). LACEEP is in furtherance of World Bank’s support to the development agenda of GOL in the electricity sector in Liberia. The general development objectives…

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