Official Handing Over of Atigagome Mini-Grid system To VRA

The Ministry of Energy on June 29, 2018, officially handed over the Solar PV Mini-grid system constructed under the Ghana Energy Development and Access Project (GEDAP) with funding support from the World Bank to the Volta River Authority (VRA) at Atigagome in the Sene East District of the Brong-Ahafo District. The project is providing 24-hour electricity service to a population of over 1,500.

Licensing Bid Rounds and Negotiation Committee Inaugurated

The Minister for Energy, Hon. Boakye Agyarko has inaugurated the Licensing Bid Rounds and Negotiation (LBRN) Committee to supervise the open competitive bidding of Ghana’s oil blocs to prospective oil exploration companies.

Energy Ministry Engages Stakeholders on Draft Energy Policy

The Ministry of Energy on March 28, 2018 engaged various stakeholders in the Greater Accra and Volta Region in Accra to discuss a new and overarching National Energy Sector Policy for the country.

Energy Minister Meets CEOS Of State Enterprises of the Petroleum Sub-Sector
Minister for Energy, Hon. Boakye Agyarko, on Wednesday, January 10, 2018 met with CEOs of State Enterprises in the Petroleum sub-sector - upstream and downstream
Government Committed To Supporting Training Institutions In The Petroleum Sector

The Deputy Minister of Energy in charge of petroleum, Hon. Dr. Mohammed Amin Adam has affirmed Government’s commitment to support institutions that trains Ghanaian workforce to operate in the Oil and Gas industry.

First Oil From Ghana’s OCTP Development Commences Production
The Ministry of Energy wishes to inform the general public that, the President of the Republic, His Excellence Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo will today, Thursday July 6, 2017, symbolically turn the production valve on the Floating Production Storage
Energy Minister Leads Delegation to the Offshore Technology Conference
The Minister of Energy, Hon. Boakye Agyarko, together with his Ghanaian delegation including and other technocrats represented Ghana at this year’s Offshore Technology Conference (OTC) in Houston Texas
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Deputy energy ministers sworn into office

His Excellency Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, President of the Republic of Ghana, has sworn into office three (3) Deputy Ministers of Energy. The swearing-in ceremony took place on Wednesday, April 12, 2017 at the Flagstaff House after Parliament’s Appointments Committee gave their approval.

Deputy Energy Minister Commissions Marine Gas Oil (MGO) Tank facility in Takoradi
Deputy Energy Minister, Hon. Dr. Mohammed Amin Adam, has commissioned a 13.5 million litre Marine Gas Oil (MGO) Tank facility in Takoradi. The facility which is owned by the GOIL
Energy Minister Swears In Tema Oil Refinery (TOR) Board

The Minister of Energy, Hon Boakye Agyarko has sworn into office, the Board members of Tema Oil Refinery (TOR). The ceremony took place on Monday, 13th March 2017 at the Ministry’s conference room in Accra.

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