The Managing Director of Ghana’s power distribution and retail company, Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG), Kwame Agyeman-Budu on Saturday joined the President of the Republic, H.E. Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo to commission the Karpowership Interconnection Project at the Western Naval Command in Secondi.
The 470MW Karpowership is one of the power producing plants whose generated power is distributed by ECG.
It is expected that connecting the plant to indigenous gas will save the government huge sums of money every month as compared to when it was connected to heavy fuel.
Also present at the ceremony were Minister for Energy, John-Peter Amewu, William Owuraku Aidoo, Joseph Cudjoe, CEOs of VRA, GRIDCo, GNPC and Ghana Gas Company Ltd.
MD’s was accompanied by GM of MD’s office, Dan Adjei-Larbi, GM Baiden Ebenezer, and MD’s Executive Assistant, Kwame Kyeretwie-Amponsah.