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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PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT: OUTAGE

The Liberia Electricity Corporation (LEC) informs its customers and the general public that due to the Armed Forces Day celebration, the scheduled outage for Saturday, February 11 has been rescheduled for Monday, February 13, from 8:00Am – 5:00pm. The public and customers are reminded that the outage scheduled for Sunday, February 12, from 8:00Am-5:00Pm will…

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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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LEC Increases Customers’ Connection, moves into communities

The Liberia Electricity Corporation has embarked on a massive customer’s connection campaign. The campaign which was launched in Clara Town is aim at giving more people access to electricity. The campaign will also address the over 2500 back log of new connections andfaulty meters.Several communities have already benefited from the campaign through the LEC direct…

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