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The Fundamentals Of Recent Power Outages Across The Country

The Africa Centre for Energy Policy (ACEP) has observed, with great concern, the severe power outages that have occurred over the past three days...
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Mahama Visits Waste-Energy Plant Site In Safi Sana

Local organic waste from the market, from the Tema slaughterhouses and faecal waste of the Communal Toilet Service Blocks in Ashaiman is collected and...
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ECG Connects Mafi-Zongo Communities After 6 Years In Darkness

The beneficiary communities are; Mafi-Agbadzikope, Mafi-Zongo, Mafi-Seva, Mafi Amerika, Mafi- Adiekpe, Mafi- Manase and Mafi -Wudzrolo-Ahloevi. The residents, most of whom were registered to benefit...

ECG Sets Death Traps In Volivo-Duffor Traditional Area

The Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) has been accused of creating death traps in Volivo-Duffor traditional area in the Shai Osudoku Constituency after it...
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Ghana: Consumers To Begin Enjoying Relief From Over-billing In July

According to him, the Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) will implement a new billing cycle, which would address concerns of overbilling that have generated...
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Ghana: Private Sector Participation In ECG In Limbo

The workers of the company and other energy experts have kick against the intention of the government, as they say the private sector participation...
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ECG Workers Threaten To Disconnect Ministries, Agencies

According to the ECG, 40 % of its monthly billing have not been paid by Government outfits, leading to the financial bankruptcy of the...
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ECG workers to enjoy adequate security

The Public Utility Workers Union (PUWU) contends that the Public Utilities Regulatory Commission's (PURC) lack of consultation with management of ECG over directive to...
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Political Meters Responsible for ECG’s Downfall

Aside from these strange meters in the system, the company said in 2014 over 24,000 meters mysteriously found their way into the system without...
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Mahama Over-milking A ‘Dying Cow’ With Killer Bills – NPP

Ghanaians have complained bitterly of having to pay more for electricity than the 59.2 per cent increase in power tariffs in January 2016 by...
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Ghana Parliament Launches Probe Into ECG Billing System

ECG has received series of condemnation from the public over the astronomical increases recorded on bills, despite a 50 per cent increment by the...

Ghana: ECG Ordered To Stop New ‘Killer’ Billing System

This follows massive outcry from the public over the move the ECG wanted to take. Residential and business customers of the ECG have complained bitterly...

ECG Undermining Government’s Efforts To End ‘Dumsor’ – Muntaka

Reading a statement on the floor of the House on Tuesday morning, Hon Muntaka said the complains from consumers has gotten to the apex,...
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No Worker Retrenchment At ECG – Mahama Assures

Delivering a speech at this year's May Day celebration, the President gave the assurance that his government will not privatize ECG and that it...
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Kumasi Dumsor; Consumers Vent Anger At ECG

Many customers interrupted radio programmes in Kumasi Thursday to register their displeasure and served ample notice of attacks with the ECG also planning to...

Power Restored At Volta GBC

The restoration of power supply was after GBC made part payment of arrears it owed the ECG, a release signed by Fred Baimbill-Johnson, the...
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ECG begins reduced tariff regime implementation

The reduced tariff regime was agreed during negotiation between government and organised labour after initial hikes in price of power. According to power distribution companies,...
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Ghana Government Reduces Tariff From 59.2 To 52%

The Minister of Labour and Employment, Haruna Iddrisu said 'lifeline' and 'vulnerable' consumers will also be factored into the new figures, which are to...
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ECG Under Pressure To Fix Billing Discrepancies

A statement from the PURC signed by Dr Simons Akorli, Director, Regulatory Economics and Research reiterated that the percentage increase across board for all...

GRA To Collect GH245.5k In Tax Liabilities From Six Institutions

The institutions are the Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG), Volta River Authority (VRA), Ghana Water Company Limited, Tema Oil Refinery, Ghana Heavy Equipment and...
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Court Jails Fake ECG Officer

A 35-year old electrician, who posed as an official of the Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) and succeeded in duping five people of cash...
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Ghana’s energy problem may prolong further

Ghana's energy problem may prolong further. This is because, a Member of Parliament for the Effutu Constituency, Afenyo Markin, has filed a suit at...
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Government confers with stakeholders over ECG sale

Dr Richard Asamoah-Baah, Technical Advisor, Ministry of Finance, has allayed worries that Government was in a haste to release the Electricity Company of Ghana...

#Dumsormuststop Vigil Surge, Power Barge and Kilowatt Polemics

That the power would go off should not be a norm. That?s unacceptable! That power barges cannot be delivered should be treated as public...

City of Light completes FAT for installation of power substation equipment

City of Light, the mixed-use, mixed-income development located in Greater Accra, has completed the Factory Acceptance Test (FAT) for the installation of power substation...
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President Commissions $35m Electricity Substation In Tema Free Zones Enclave

The President of the Republic of Ghana, His Excellency John Dramani Mahama has commissioned the first largest electricity distribution sub-station within the Tema Free...
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ECG Boss Sacked

Information reaching Spyghana.com indicate that the Managing Director of Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG), William Hutton-Mensah has been sacked. Robert?Dwamena has been asked to take...

Illegal connections costs ECG

The Acting Agona Swedru Area Manager of the Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG), Mr Asiananah Anprofi, has appealed to assembly members to help expose...
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Be comprehensive, transparent- ACEP Cautions Govt in the sale of ECG

The Africa Centre for Energy Policy (ACEP) has cautioned Government to be comprehensive, transparent and indicate clear performance benchmarks that will constitute the terms...

ECG Endanger Lives of Consumers with Prepaid Electric Poles

A cross section of the public, have expressed fear and misgivings about the decision of Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG), to install prepaid meters...