Gov’t begins renegotiation of MCA Compact II – Dr. Bawumia

The government has reached an agreement with the Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) to review the second compact that involves giving out the Electricity Company of Ghana on concession.The new arrangement, thebftonline.com understands, would now see more local companies participating in the ... — Read More

VRA GRIDCO to list on GSE

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has disclosed that as part of the national electricity master plan, both the Volta River Authority(VRA) and GRIDCO would be enlisted on the Ghana Stock Exchange.VRA,GRIDCO and ECG have been saddled with debt and the President ... — Read More

Compact II provides for review --- PUWU

The Public Utility Workers’ Union (PUWU) of the Ghana Trade Union Congress (TUC) has reiterated that it is not too late to renegotiate aspects of the US Millennium Challenge Second Compact with the country.A statement copied to the B&FT and signed ... — Read More

Emmanuel Antwi -Darkwa appointed caretaker CEO of VRA

Mr. Emmanuel Antwi -Darkwa has been appointed as caretaker Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Volta River Authority (VRA).His appointment as caretaker CEO, according a circular signed by the Deputy Chief Executive for VRA, Richmond Evans Appiah, takes effect from Monday ... — Read More

Let’s consolidate power gains with coal – Jinapor

The Nana Akufo-Addo-led administration should follow through with the plan for coal power and consolidate the gains made in the power sector, to bring down tariffs for industry, Former Deputy Power Minister, John Jinapor, has said, watering down environmental concerns critics ... — Read More

Boakye Agyarko’s prescription for ‘dumsor’

Proposals for tariff reduction sent to President Akufo-AddoEnergy sector debts restructuringElimination of gov’ts GH¢66m/month electricity billImplementing the Millennium Challenge Power Compact IIConsolidation of all hydro-power sources under one entityRestructuring VRA to focus on core job of power generationReview existing IPP contracts ... — Read More

Boakye Agyarko The answer to dumsor ?

President Akufo-Addo’s decision to consolidate the Power and Petroleum Ministries into just one Ministry—Energy, portends an era of holistic planning to address the country’s power challenges.Half a decade of erratic power supply has led to the collapse of many an industry. ... — Read More

Total Ghana is certified with ISO 9001:2015

SGS, the world's leading inspection, verification, testing and Certification Company awarded Total Petroleum Ghana Ltd. with the ISO 9001:2015 certification on Friday, December 23, 2016.  After a successful transition audit by SGS in the areas of procurement, storage, marketing and delivery ... — Read More

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