Bui Power Authority commission 22.25 MWp solar photovoltaic power plant in Ghana

GHANA – The Bui Power Authority (BPA), has announced the commissioning of a new 22.25 MWp solar photovoltaic power plant in the north-east of Ghana which will be connected to the grid of the state-owned Ghana Grid Company (GRIDCo). The operation was successfully carried out after the green light from the Ghana Grid Company (GRIDCo), the company that ensures the transmission of electricity in Ghana. This makes it one of the largest solar power plants for the national grid in Ghana. “Until now, the only renewable energy on the national…

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Ghanaian power authority launches US$48m solar power plant to supplement hydropower

Tunisia to join International Solar Alliance

GHANA – Bui Power Authority, the Managers of the Bui Hydropower Dam project in the Banda District of the Bono Region in Ghana, has started the construction of a US$48 million-dollar solar power project in Ghana to augment its power supply system. The first phase of the solar development project which is a 10 MW power is set to be completed before the end of next month while the second phase, a 40 MWp, is planned to be completed by the end of the year. Upon completion, the solar farm…

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