PURC justifies tariff adjustment expected to take place from tomorrow June 1

May 31, 2023 The Public Utilities Regulatory Commission (PURC) has justified its decision to adjust tariffs in the second quarter of 2023. According to the commission, the move is needed to sustain the...

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May 31, 2023 / Comments (0)

Payment of 30% ECG tariff hike takes effect today

February 1, 2023 Ghanaians will from today start paying for more electricity bills in accordance with the January 16 announcement by the Public Utilities Regulatory Authority (PURC). On January 16, the PURC...

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February 1, 2023 / Comments (0)

Ghana’s largest bulk electricity supply point in Pokuase commissioned

October 22, 2021 Ghana’s largest bulk electricity supply point located in Pokuase in Greater Accra has been commissioned. President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo commissioned the Pokuase Bulk Supply Point,...

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We’re committed to completing maintenance works on time – ECG, GRIDCo

May 12, 2021 The Ghana Grid Company and the Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) have, in a joint statement, indicated their resolve to ensure that ongoing maintenance works within their domains are...

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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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