Ghana Power Report 2019/2020

22 Jun 2019

Produced in June 2019 by the African Energy consultancy team, Ghana Power Report 2019/20 questions comfortable assumptions about Ghanaian governance, policy implementation and investability.


Ghana Power Report 2019/20 provides independent power generation forecasts based on the actual project development pipeline, with data drawn from African Energy Live Data – our proprietary database of more than 6,500 power projects and plants.

The pipeline (2019-2024) displays installed on-grid capacity at years-end, and only includes those generation projects which are in development and are considered to have a realistic prospect of reaching commercial operations within the announced timeframes.

Key features
  • Political and economic risk analysis.
  • Policy and regulation outlook–  including an assessment of the Renewable Energy Master Plan 2019 and details of the new market structure.
  • African Energy’s own Risk Management Index and 15-year (2010-24) power supply analysis, identifying trends on installed capacity broken down by fuel, technology and provinces.
  • Electricity supply and demand analaysis.
  • Major macroeconomic and business trends that impact on projects
  • Profiles of selected generation sub-sector developers and financiers.
  • Overview of transmission infrastructure and profiles of on and off-grid players and initiatives.
  • Analysis of gas availability for the power sector and planned LNG import schemes.

1. Executive summary
2. Politics
3. Macroeconomic overview
4. Power sector overview
5. Policy and regulation
6. From the newsletter
Map: Ghana's electricity infrastructure
Map: Ghana's oil and gas infrastructure
7. Gas availability
8. Competitive landscape
9. Transmission and distribution
10. Off-grid
11. Capacity and generation
Data tables
Annex - Tariff schedule

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Reasons to buy

  • Understand the competitive landscape.
  • Identify key players and potential partners.
  • Support for strategic planning through risk assessment of political risks, democratic accountability, stability and violence, governance, investment risk.
  • Benefit from unique access to power generation forecasts based on the actual project development pipeline.
  • At a glance overview of power projects operating, planned and under construction.
  • Understand the wider economic environment for power projects.
  • Benefit from African Energy’s experience of constantly monitoring the sector since 1998.

This report is scheduled to be updated.

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