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19 October 2017 |
"Arthur Energy Advisors was established in anticipation of an increase in demand for professional advisory services. At the time the energy sectors of several African countries were going through Continue
Harriette Amissah-Arthur, Executive Partner at Arthur Energy Advisors
"My husband and I had always had a dream of establishing a family practice and this Continue
05 September 2017 |
"The renewables is a great area for us now and we would really like to do it through a private partnership arrangement. So far, those that we have in the pipeline, we have been lucky enough to have Continue
05 September 2017 |
"As far as the power crisis is concerned, it started in 2012 when we had difficulties with the gas supply from Nigeria. That was the genesis of the power difficulties that we had and it went on for a Continue
Emmanuel Antwi-Darkwa, Chief Executive of Volta River Authority (VRA)
The former government of Ghana introduced some emergency solutions (e.g. emergency power Continue
23 August 2017 |
"I wouldn’t say that Wilkins has changed its main focus, but we have focused a lot more on PV projects. Because of the introduction of the net metering code, we are able to provide grid-connected Continue
23 August 2017 |
"The current government I must say has a drive for renewables, I have heard comments made by people in power about increasing solar energy, starting by having the government buildings powered by solar Continue
Kofi Frimpong, Sales and Marketing Manager of Wilkins Engineering
"The current government has a drive for renewables." If Ghana is to achieve sustainability, Continue
07 February 2016 |
Jacques Yétérian
Ghana's electricity demand is expected to move from 2,000 megawatts to 6,000 megawatts in the medium term before peaking at 8,000 megawatts in the long run. This strong growth in demand amidst a Continue
08 January 2016 |
"At the moment we have a licence to generate 5 megawatts but because the right policies are not in place, we are not able to generate," says Omane Frimpong, CEO of Wilkins Engineering, Ghana's Continue
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11 December 2015 |
Jacques Yétérian
Wilkins Engineering is a one-stop shop for power solutions in Ghana and West Africa. Continue
Harriette Amissah-Arthur, Executive Partner at Arthur Energy Advisors
"My husband and I had always had a dream of establishing a family practice and this Continue
Emmanuel Antwi-Darkwa, Chief Executive of Volta River Authority (VRA)
The former government of Ghana introduced some emergency solutions (e.g. emergency power Continue
Kofi Frimpong, Sales and Marketing Manager of Wilkins Engineering
"The current government has a drive for renewables." If Ghana is to achieve sustainability, Continue
Mawuena Trebarh, CEO of GIPC (Ghana Investment Promotion Centre)
Exclusive interview with GIPC - Ghana's Investment Promotion Center - about Ghana's Continue
Omane Frimpong, CEO of Wilkins Engineering
"We generally want Africa to have more access to electricity, so in ten to twenty years we Continue
Omane Frimpong, CEO of Wilkins Engineering
Wilkins Engineering provides top electrical solutions for Ghana. "Our major contribution has Continue
Isaac Kirk Koffi, Chief Executive of Volta River Authority (VRA)
"For the first time many IPPs are interested in coming into the power sector in Ghana. They Continue
Isaac Kirk Koffi, Chief Executive of the Volta River Authority
Isaac Kirk Koffi gives an overview of the Volta River Authority and discusses partnerships Continue
Emmanuel Buah, Minister of Energy and Petroleum of Ghana
Ghana is well endowed with a variety of energy resources, including biomass, hydrocarbons, Continue
19 October 2017 |
"Arthur Energy Advisors was established in anticipation of an increase in demand for professional advisory services. At the time the energy sectors of several African countries were going through Continue
05 September 2017 |
"The renewables is a great area for us now and we would really like to do it through a private partnership arrangement. So far, those that we have in the pipeline, we have been lucky enough to have Continue
05 September 2017 |
"As far as the power crisis is concerned, it started in 2012 when we had difficulties with the gas supply from Nigeria. That was the genesis of the power difficulties that we had and it went on for a Continue
23 August 2017 |
"I wouldn’t say that Wilkins has changed its main focus, but we have focused a lot more on PV projects. Because of the introduction of the net metering code, we are able to provide grid-connected Continue
23 August 2017 |
"The current government I must say has a drive for renewables, I have heard comments made by people in power about increasing solar energy, starting by having the government buildings powered by solar Continue
08 January 2016 |
"At the moment we have a licence to generate 5 megawatts but because the right policies are not in place, we are not able to generate," says Omane Frimpong, CEO of Wilkins Engineering, Ghana's Continue
08 January 2016 |
"The long term projects that we are involved in are ongoing electrification. Government in 1989 made a policy to electrify our country within 30 years. At that time the electrification rate was only Continue
08 January 2016 |
"We are working on our drive for international expansion. We are trying to set up in Ivory Coast, Liberia and Guinea," says Omane Frimpong, CEO of Wilkins Engineering, Ghana's world-class engineering Continue
08 January 2016 |
"Our major strong points are that we deliver on time and we do the job meeting the quality standards," says Omane Frimpong, CEO of Wilkins Engineering, Ghana's world-class engineering company. Continue
08 January 2016 |
"We think that the immediate solution is to increase our generation capacity, and we would opt for IPP, independent power producers. So the solution lies within the private sector," says Omane Continue
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Harriette Amissah-Arthur, Executive Partner at Arthur Energy Advisors
"My husband and I had always had a dream of establishing a family practice and this Continue
07 February 2016 |
Jacques Yétérian
Ghana's electricity demand is expected to move from 2,000 megawatts to 6,000 megawatts in the medium term before peaking at 8,000 megawatts in the long run. This strong growth in demand amidst a Continue
10 October 2015 |
Peter Matay
Wilkins Engineering is a world-class engineering company of Ghanaian origin. Over the years, Wilkins has leveraged on its international expertise acquired through subcontracting to execute world Continue
28 June 2013 |
Ben Novak
The economy of Ghana is booming and the country is developing fast. However, some challenges such as infrastructure, youth unemployment or energy deficit still have to be faced, and investors Continue