Maintenance-induced power cuts likely to end in September – GRIDCo

April 7, 2021 The Ghana Grid Company (GRIDCo) says Ghanaians will have to deal with the intermittent supply of power until September this year when it will complete its system upgrade. GRIDCo had earlier...

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GRIDCo in discussion with ECG over ‘dumsor’ timetable from April to July

March 30, 2021 The Ghana Grid Company Limited (GRIDCo) says it was having a discussion with the Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) for them to provide a load shedding timetable following major maintenance...

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Dry season, power challenges contributing to water shortages – GWCL

March 17, 2021 The Ghana Water Company Limited has admitted to distribution challenges that have led to some communities being without water. Its Managing Director, Clifford Braimah, said the company is...

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Intermittent power outages expected in coming months – GRIDCo

March 15, 2021 The Chief Executive Officer of the Ghana Grid Company Limited (GRIDCo), Mr Jonathan Amoako-Baah, says the country will, in the coming months, experience some intermittent power outages as a...

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We did not provide guarantees to IPPs – World Bank

March 2, 2021 The World Bank says it has not provided any financing or guarantees to the Independent Power Producers (IPPs) that signed Power Purchase Agreements with Ghana or the Electricity Company of...

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ECG, GWCL activate COVID-19 packages for lifeline consumers

January 8, 2021 Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) and Ghana Water Company Limited (GWCL) have activated the free supply of electricity and water to lifeline consumers under the COVID-19 relief package as...

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Gov’t settles prolonged US$203m inter-utility legacy debt

October 28, 2020 The prolonged inter-utility legacy debt component of US$203million for the power sector debt within the energy sector accrued in a period ending December 2016 is finally settled, Elikplim...

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ECG to deploy drones for operations

October 26, 2020 The Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) has taken delivery of 15 drones to provide effective monitoring and auditing of the company’s networks to ensure more efficient services to clients...

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PURC develops capacity to resolve billing complaints in 24 hrs

October 14, 2020 The Executive Secretary of the Public Utilities Regulatory Commission (PURC), Mrs. Maami Dufie Ofori, has assured electricity consumers that their complaints on meter inaccuracies and wrong...

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Gov’t restores free water for 3 more months; free power for lifeline consumers

July 24, 2020 Government has in a further effort to cushion Ghanaians from the impact of the novel Coronavirus pandemic restored the free water for all Ghanaians by three more months. This comes after...

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