Pulse.com.gh logo
Go


Ghana Gas FPSO Kwame Nkrumah shuts down; How will energy situation fare?

In an interview with Pulse Business however, Public Relations Officer of the Ghana Gas Company, Alfred Ogbamey said the situation will not affect energy supply to Ghanaians.

  • Published: , Refreshed:
FPSO Kwame Nkrumah play

FPSO Kwame Nkrumah

The Ghana Gas Company has allayed fears that some of the country's thermal plants will be unoperational as a result of the imminent shutdown of the FPSO Kwame Nkrumah.

The FPSO Kwame Nkrumah will be shutdown for maintenance work on Sunday March 20, an official statement from the Jubilee Partners led by Tullow Ghana Limited has said. 

The “shutdown is to allow for planned maintenance work to be undertaken on key equipment of the FPSO," the statement said.

In an interview with Pulse Business however, Public Relations Officer of the Ghana Gas Company, Alfred Ogbamey said the situation will not affect energy supply to Ghanaians.

                                               Read More

" This is not the first time, the FPSO is shutting down, and the first time it did, energy supply was not curtailed.

And just like the first time, contigency plans have been to put in place to ensure that there is enough gas to power the plants for the period of the shutdown" he assured."

Pulse Business spoke to him after a  crunch meeting between the Ghana Gas Company and the Volta River Authority to discuss  the necessary strategies to maintain energy supply in spite of the shutdown

Do you ever witness news or have a story that should be featured on Pulse Ghana?
Submit your stories, pictures and videos to us now via WhatsApp: +233507713497, Social Media @pulseghana: #PulseEyewitness & DM or Email: eyewitness@pulse.com.gh.

Recommended Articles

Recommended Videos




Top Articles

1 Investment banks in Ghana Top 5 investment banks in Ghana and why you...bullet
2 Unibank Collapse Shareholders of uniBank unhappy with leaked KPMG reportbullet
3 Salaries In 2018 Here are the dates public workers will be paid in 2018bullet
4 Banking In Ghana Stranded customers of First Allied Savings &...bullet
5 Unibank Collapse KPMG denies auditing UniBankbullet
6 UT Banks Collapse “I’m saddened by the turn of events” – Amoabengbullet
7 Tax Policy Gov't weighs in on controversial MoMo taxbullet
8 How to create a verified PayPal account Learn how to...bullet
9 Kotoka International Airport Aayalolo lands a shuttle...bullet
10 Banking Crises Joe Jackson urges BoG to ‘rate’ banks...bullet

Top Videos

1 Former Capital Bank staff grills pork for survivalbullet
2 Forbes 2018 Africa's billionaires rich listbullet
3 New Discovery Ghana discovers new mineral, lithium in commercial...bullet
4 Dr Joseph Siaw Agyepong Nobody can collapse my company – JOSPONGbullet
5 Money Alert Meet Africa's richest womanbullet
6 Plane Crash Starbow suspends operations following plane crashbullet
7 Support Finance minister buys Kantanka carbullet
8 Video We are determined to move Ghana beyond aid - Bawumiabullet
9 New Phone Nokia’s MWC 2018 event in 7 minutesbullet
10 Tech 6 reasons you should buy an iPhone SE instead of...bullet

Business