Renewable Energy

LEKELA WELCOMES GHANAIAN GRID EXPERTS TO SOUTH AFRICA AS PREPARATIONS TO BUILD GHANA’S FIRST WIND FARM ACCELERATE

Lekela, the renewable power generation company that delivers utility-scale projects across Africa,...

SWISS COMPANY NEK TO GO FOR MORE WIND ENERGY PROJECTS IN GHANA

SWISS COMPANY NEK TO GO FOR MORE WIND ENERGY PROJECTS IN GHANA The Swiss engineering company NEK...

China added 50% of all new global wind power capacity in 2015

China accounted for nearly half of all new global wind installations last year, installing a total...

First wind power expected 2016

  Global wind and solar company, Mainstream Renewable Power, has signed an agreement with...

Gas Natural to restart Spanish development

Spain: Local utility Gas Natural Fenosa has broken Spain's long period of wind development...
Tullow mentors Human Resources practitioners

Tullow mentors Human Resources practitioners

Tullow Oil Ghana has joined forces with two other institutions to mentor Human Resource (HR) practitioners with the competencies required to climb higher the professional ladder. Tullow is, therefore, partnering the Institute of Human Resource Management Practitioners...

Privatisation is best option for TOR – Alex Mould

Privatisation is best option for TOR – Alex Mould

A former Chief Executive of the Ghana National Petroleum Corporation (GNPC) Alex Mould is proposing the privatisation of the Tema Oil Refinery (TOR) to put the firm on a strong footing. According to Mr Mould privatisation could be one of the surest ways to deal with...

AGM Petroleum makes oil find offshore Ghana

AGM Petroleum makes oil find offshore Ghana

AGM Petroleum, an oil and gas exploration company, has discovered oil at Ghana's South Deepwater Tano (SDWT) prospect. The discovery was made known by the President and CEO of AGM's related company Aker ASA, Øyvind Eriksen in a letter to shareholders published in its...

2 oil blocks taken: Negotiations set to begin

2 oil blocks taken: Negotiations set to begin

Two international oil exploration companies have been declared winners two oil blocks of the first licensing round of oil exploration. First Exploration and Petroleum Development Company, in partnership with Elandel Energy (Ghana) Limited as local partner, won the bid...

Government set for mini grids expansion

Government set for mini grids expansion

In view of the need to expand the access to electricity in the country, the Energy Commission has announced plans to expand the number of mini grid systems that the country has currently. Speaking at the 5th Mini Grid Action Learning Event, The Executive Secretary of...

Ghana considers the use of solar energy at airports

Ghana considers the use of solar energy at airports

The Minister for Aviation has expressed interest in Ghana possibly adopting the use of solar energy for power generation at its airports. According to Joseph Kofi Adda, this could help cut down the huge cost of electricity at the various the country’s airports. He...

Dubai Intros Floating Solar Power Plants

Dubai Intros Floating Solar Power Plants

The Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) has issued a request for proposal (RFP) to appoint consultants to study, develop and construct floating solar photovoltaic plants in the Arabian Gulf. "This is a new and innovative initiative by DEWA to use solar power...

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