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Fred Oware

Bui Power CEO Is Wrong, Energy Minister Not Misled by GRIDCo

By all standards and with all due respect, the assertion made by the CEO of Bui Power Authority, Mr Fred Oware, that the Minister...
Sunon Asogli Power

Current power outages is not generation capacity challenge or fuel shortage – Opoku Prempeh

Dr Matthew Opoku Prempeh, the Energy Minister, says the intermittent power outages currently being experienced in parts of the country is not because of...
Dr. Mathew Opoku Prempeh

TOR to become premium refinery – Minister assures

Dr Mathew Opoku Prempeh, Energy Minister, has unveiled Government’s plans to make the Tema Oil Refinery (TOR) one of the premium refineries in the...
Mr John Peter Amewu

COVID-19: Disconnected customers will not benefit from free electricity-Energy Minister

Mr John Peter Amewu, the Energy Minister, has reiterated that disconnected customers will not benefit from the free electricity announced by the President, as...

Australia to commit to long-term emissions target

Australia will commit to a 2050 emissions reduction target at November's United Nations (UN) climate change conference in Britain. Angus Taylor, minister...
Mohammed Amin Adams

Ghana to miss 2020 deadline for universal access to electricity – Mohammed Amin

Ghana is set to miss the target of universal access to electricity by 2020, Deputy Minister for Energy, Mohammed Amin Adam disclosed here on...
Makomo Resources To Construct A Mw Thermal Power Station In Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe’s major power plant may stop generation as water levels fast decline

Zimbabwe's main power plant could stop power generation in 14 weeks if water levels in Kariba Dam continue to decline at the current rate,...

S. Africa: Energy Minister Stands Strongly Behind Oil Deal with Sudan

Energy Minister Jeff Radebe on Thursday rebuffed criticism against an oil deal with South Sudan, saying South Africa must do what was right to...

Ghana Will Not Return to Dumsor – Energy Minister

Mr John Peter Amewu, the Minister of Energy, has assured the public that the country is not back to ‘Dumsor’ and that areas within...
John Peter Amewu

Ghana’s Energy Minister and team attend renewable Energy Conference

The Minister of Energy, Mr John Peter Amewu, is leading a delegation from the Ministry and the Energy Commission to the ninth session of...
Bulk Oil Storage and Transportation (BOST)

Media Attacks on BOST is nothing but blackmail

Mr Emmanuel Boakye Agyarko, Minister of Energy on Thursday said the on-going media war against Bulk Oil Storage and Transportation could be a blackmail...
Mr Boakye Agyarko

Boakye Agyarko Stands in Defence of ExxonMobil Deal

Mr Boakye Agyarko, the Minister of Energy, has said the Government signed an oil exploration contract with the ExxonMobil Company to explore for oil...
Energy Awards

Ghana Energy Awards Pays A Courtesy Call on Energy Minister

Dr Kwame Ampofo, Chairman of the Awards Panel of the maiden Ghana Energy Awards, has lauded Mr Boakye Agyarko, the Minister for Energy, for...
Energy Minister

Energy Minister Inaugurates 11-Member EMOP Board

Hon.Boakye Agyarko, the Minister for Energy, has inaugurated eleven member Electricity Market Oversight Panel (EMOP) board, that is expected to commence operations immediately, to...

GRIDCO, KEPCO Agree To Esthablish Centre of Excellence

The Ghana Grid Company Limited (GRIDCO) and the Korea Electric Power Corporation (KEPCO) have signed an agreement for the establishment of a GRIDCO Centre...
Electricity Power

Ghana To Supply Burkina Faso 100mw Electricity Power

The Energy Minister, Boakye Agyarko has indicated, Ghana will supply 100mw of power to Burkina Faso daily, and works has alread starte on the...
Energy Minister Boakye Agyarko

Ghanaians Will Witness Reduction In Electricity Tariffs Come 2018 – Energy Minister

Energy Minister Boakye Agyarko has said, Ghanaians will witness a reduction in their electricity tariffs in 2018. And that would be announced during next...
Petroleum Commission Board

Energy Minister Inaugurates Petroleum Commission Board

The Minister of Energy, Mr Boakye Agyarko, has charged the Petroleum Commission to facilitate the development of regulations in its bid to ensure compliance...
Boakye Kyeremateng Agyarko

Energy Minister Worried Over GNPC Guarantees

Mr Boakye Kyeremateng Agyarko, Minister of Energy has expressed concern over certain practices in the past where GNPC was used as the cash-cow...
Energy Minister

Energy Minister inaugurates a new board to revamp ECG

As part of its efforts of building a robust power sector, the Ministry of Energy has taken a judicious step by inaugurating Board of...

US Ambassador to Ghana: Discusses Pressing Issues With Energy Minister

The United States Ambassador to Ghana His Excellency Robert Porter Jackson, has paid a courtesy call on the Minister for Energy, Honourable Boakye...
Mr Joe Ghartey

Sitting On Alleged Bribery Against Appointment Committee Adjourned

The special ad-hoc committee investigating the alleged bribery case against members of the Appointments Committee on Friday sat for less than an hour and...

Hiccups In The Approval Of Boakye Agyarko As Ghana’s Next Energy Minister

The approval of Boakye Agyarko as Ghana’s next Energy Minister appears to be in limbo following some allegations of perjury against his testimony before...

I Fled To U.S After Being Shot In PNDC Era – Boakye Agyarko

Minister-designate for Energy Boakye Agyarko has told the vetting Committee in Parliament that he was shot and almost killed in 1983 by the Provisional...

Namibia seeks support on uranium trade

Officially opening the ongoing Southern African Power Pool 41st conference at coastal town of Swakopmund Friday, energy minister Obeth Kandjoze said Namibia would need...
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Israel and Egypt Meeting called off over minister’s statement

Last week, Yuval Steinitz, former Israeli Strategic Affairs and current Energy minister, said that Egyptian forces had flooded tunnels in the Gaza Strip enclave...

Oil prices swell amid possible break in production

Oil prices jumped as media reported that the energy minister of the United Arab Emirates said the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries was ready...

No load shedding in Namibia for next three years

Namibia is most probably one of the few countries in the region that has not been compelled to introduce load shedding in 2015. Obeth...

NPA told to reduce petroleum prices by 20%

..... As Global oil prices likely to touch to $60/barrel: A Business and Economic Journalist with the New Crusading Guide Kwabena Adu Koranteng has requested...
Wpid Electricity

Rural electrification projects commissioned

Mr Emmanuel Armah Kofi Buah, Minister of Energy and Petroleum, and Member of Parliament (MP) for Ellembele, said the Government was determined to address...