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The 4Power Consortium has acquired majority ownership of the Port Harcourt Electricity Distribution Company. As a business, PHED is looking forward to making improvements to the electricity distribution network that it could not do before. This means we will be able to provide our customers with a more reliable and efficient electricity supply to their homes and businesses.


4 Power signs Shares Sale Agreement (SSA) with BPE and Ministry of Finance Incorporated (MOFI)

4 Power pays US$124M, 25% consideration amount

4 Power pays balance of consideration amount

4 Power receives deed of acquisition from the Honorable President of Nigeria, His Excellency Mr Goodluck Jonathan


Distribution of electricity in four States – Rivers, Cross River, Akwa-Ibom and Bayelsa

Total Service Area

39,206.25 sq km

Customer Base

14 million

Board of Directors

Independent Directors

Consortium Members of 4Power

PHED in figures

10       Business Units (BU)

11       Transmission Substations

106     33/11 kV Transformers

2801   33/0.415 kV Transformers

3599   11/0.415 kV Transformers


1150MVA        Installed Transmission Capacity
Installed Transformer Capacity (33/11 kV)
Installed Transformer Capacity (33/0.415 kV)
Installed Transformer Capacity (11/0.415 kV)

4960.51 Ckt Kms*     
Route Length 33KV Feeders
1684.1 Ckt Kms         
Route Length 11KV Feeders
14,595.54 Ckt Kms   
Route Length of 415V Lines
483.22 Ckt Kms        
Longest Urban 33KV Feeder
66.99 Ckt Kms         
Average Route Length of Urban 33KV Feeder
* Circuit Kilometers