Ghana Power Report - Business Monitor International - Industry Reports

Ghana Power Report

Ghana Power Report - Business Monitor International - Industry Reports
Ghana Power Report
Published Sep 24, 2016
59 pages — Published Sep 24, 2016
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Construction will reportedly start at the third quarter of ----, but we await construction to start before factoring it into our forecasts. WorleyParsons has announced that its US office will partner with its South African branch to combine expertise for the construction of the ---MW Kpone combined-cycle power plant. ...WorleyParsons has announced that its US office will partner with its South African branch to combine expertise for the construction of the ---MW Kpone combined-cycle power plant. The plant is scheduled for completion in ---- and some of the major foundations are already in place, but we are forecasting it for ---- due to issues such as erratic water supply at the construction site. We have revised our forecasts for thermal power generation over our ---year forecast period. ...However, we note that if construction work at the Aboane coal-fired power plant starts and is kept on schedule, we will increase our forecasts accordingly. We have revised our hydropower forecasts down as a result of lower water levels at hydropower dams (Both the Bui and Akosombo hydropower plants are currently operating at minimum operating levels.

...A grant agreement has been reached between the US Trade and Development Agency (USTDA) and two Ghanaian companies to the sum of USD-.-mn. This amount will reportedly be utilised for a total of -- megawatts (MW) of power to be split between wind and biomass projects. The Ghanaian government, alongside the World Bank, will implement a deployment of mini-grids to approximately --- island and -,--- lakeside communities. This will be done alongside the World Bank Initiative, which is extending electricity access to --,--- citizens on five islands in the Lake Volta region. Mini-grids facilities will be developed for the remaining island communities in the Ada East district by the Swiss government. ...This will be done alongside the World Bank Initiative, which is extending electricity access to --,--- citizens on five islands in the Lake Volta region. Mini-grids facilities will be developed for the remaining island communities in the Ada East district by the Swiss government.

...BMI View: Ghana s power sector will suffer from cuts due to erratic gas feedstock and low water levels at hydropower dams. New gas-fired capacity and the Ayitepa wind farm will provide some growth in power generation levels. ...

  
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