Ghana: Deal signed for 100MW addition to Akosombo dam

Issue 316 - 28 Jan 2016 | 1 minute read
US project developer Zoetic Global has signed a 20-year power purchase agreement with the Electricity Company of Ghana for 100MW of hydrokinetic generation capacity at the Akosombo dam on Lake Volta. The company will use a new technology called an in-stream auger turbine (IAT). The project will be implemented in stages at a total cost of $225m.

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