Public Display Exercise on the Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) of the Proposed 2x150MVA, 330/132kv, 2x60mva, 132/33kv Substation and 4x330kv Line Bay Extension at Akure and Benin North, Ondo State by the Transmission Company of Nigeria

Public Notice

Federal Ministry of Environment 

Public Display Exercise on the Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) of the Proposed 2x150MVA, 330/132kv, 2x60mva, 132/33kv Substation and 4x330kv Line Bay Extension at Akure and Benin North, Ondo State by the Transmission Company of Nigeria 

In accordance with the Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) Act, Cap E12 LFN 2004, which makes it mandatory for proponents of all new major development activities to carry out Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) for their proposed projects, the Federal Ministry of Environment hereby announces Twenty-One (21) working days Public Notice for information and comments on the Draft EIA Report submitted by the Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN). 

The Display Centers are:-

  • Headquarters Akure North Local Government Area, lju Itaogbolu, Ondo State.
  • Federal Ministry of Environment Office, Akure, Ondo State.
  • Federal Ministry of Environment, Environment House, Central Business District, F.C.T, Abuja.
  • Federal Ministry of Environment, Conservation (Green) Building, Plot 444 Aguiyi Ironisi Way, Maitama, Abuja, F.C.T.

Project Description:-

The proposed project activities will involve the installation of 2xl50MVA, 330/132kV, 2x60MVA, 132/33kV Substation and 4x330kV Line Bay Extension and associated facilities, at Akure and 2x330kV Line Bay Extension each at Oshogbo and Benin North on a total land area of 22.1 150 hectares in Akure North Local Government Area of Ondo State.

 Duration of Display

Date: 15th June, 2015 14th July, 2015

Time: 8:00am 4:00pm Daily.

All Comments Received Should Be Forwarded to the Honourable Minister Federal Ministry of Environment on or before 21st July, 2015.

 SIGNED

Permanent Secretary

For: Honourable Minister.