Benin Electricity Distribution Company (BEDC) has been ranked first in a metering progress performance rating report among the eleven distribution companies (DisCos). This was conducted by the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC). The report came on the heels of additional 100,000 metering plan for the remaining part of 2016, as announced at the recent power sector stakeholders hosted in Benin. According to a statement issued, BEDC scored 65.30 per cent, emerging overall lead performer in metering progress as indicated by the percentage of customers metered.
BEDC demonstrated its consciousness tackling of the metering gaps which exist across its various customer classes and had commenced the process of bridging the gaps for existing customers in its area of operations.