The Lawra Municipal Hospital and the Municipal Police Command, as well as the Lawra Paramount Chief’s Palace in the Upper West Region of the Republic of Ghana will soon be installed with rooftop solar system.
The Municipal Hospital will have a 45kWp solar rooftop system, with the Municipal Police command having 15kWp solar rooftop.
The Lawra Chief’s Palace will be have an installation of 17.5kWp standalone solar rooftop system.
This will be done by Ghana’s largest power generation company, Volta River Authority (VRA), in partnership with Spanish Electrical company, Elecnor S.A.
The Board Chairman of VRA, Kweku Andoh Awotwi, who disclosed this during the commissioning of 6.54MWp solar power plant in Lawra in the Upper West Region, explained that the initiative formed part of the VRA’s Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) to give back to the people in the Upper West.