Comprehensive  Ghana Oil and Gas news, information, updates, analysis

News in Brief

Power Ministry assures of uninterrupted power supply as Atuabo shuts down

gasThe Deputy Power Minister, John Jinapor, is assuring consumers of an uninterrupted power supply as the Atuabo Gas Processing Plant finally shuts down for mandatory maintenance.

The exercise expected to last for at least a week is to among other things, enable engineers undertake a major repair and maintenance works on the Plant in line with insurance requirements.

There have since the announcement of the shutdown been concerns about possible power outages to the detriment of especially, businesses and individual users alike.

But speaking with JOY BUSINESS at a 3-day International Roadshow underway in Accra dubbed “POWER ELEC”, Mr. Jinapor said measures have been put in place to ensure reliable power supply.

President of the Association of Ghana Industries (AGI) James Asare Agyei wants government to take steps to reverse of the arrangement where industry is made to pay higher tariffs whereas residential users are subsidized.

The roadshow is organized by experts and specialists from Dubai, India, Turkey and Ghana in partnership with the AGI.


Share this article

Leave a reply

Personality of the Month

Do you support the idea of an independent body to conduct investigations into the alleged BOST corruption?

Follow Us Online
About Us
Reporting Oil and Gas project was launched on 4th June 2009 at Takoradi, Western Region, Ghana by Penplusbytes ( with the vision of providing a one stop online information and knowledge about Ghana’s oil and gas sector read more
Events Calendar
<< Mar 2018 >>
26 27 28 1 2 3 4
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
26 27 28 29 30 31 1
Twitter Activity Stream

Partners We are proud to be associated with:

Skip to toolbar