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Regional Energy Co-operation Summit

September 26, 2018 - September 28, 2018

12:00 AM
11:59 PM
Start Date:
Sep 26, 2018
End Date:
Sep 28, 2018
Kempinski Hotel, Accra, Ghana

The Summit will focus on “Anchor projects for Regional Energy Development and Industrialisationin West Africa and beyond”. In alignment with the opportunities in the energy market in West Africa, a strong emphasis will be given to the Government’s plans to consolidate the gas sector and improve efficiency in the state energy utilities, particularly the ECG Private Sector Participation (ECG PSP) process.

Following on from the success of the Ivorian edition of the Regional Energy Cooperation Summit and in alignment with the Strategic Partnership Agreement (SAP) between the President of the Republic of Ghana, H.E. Nana AddoDankwaAkufo-Addo, and the President of the Republic of Côte d’Ivoire H.E. AlassaneOuattara, RECS: WEST gathers Energy Ministers from across the region to strengthen their cooperation and develop practical arrangements for pooling their assets. 

Distinguished Speakers confirmed to date:

-HonourableDr. Mohammed Amin Adam, Deputy Minister for Petroleum, Ministry of Energy, Ghana
-HonourableWilliam Aidoo, Deputy Minister for Power, Ministry of Energy, Ghana
-HonourableAziz Rabbah, Minister of Energy, Mines and Sustainable Development, Morocco
-William Amuna, Policy Advisor to the Hon. Minister, Ministry of Energy, Ghana
-Alfred K. OfosuAhenkorah, Executive Secretary, Energy Commission of Ghana
-Fred Oware, Chief Executive Officer, BUI Power Authority
-Emmanuel Antwi-Darkwa, Chief Executive Officer, Volta River Authority (VRA), Ghana
-SienguiKi, Secretary General, West African Power Pool (WAPP)HonoréBogler, Chairman, ECOWAS Regional Electricity Regulatory Authority (ERERA)
-CüneytUygun, Chief Executive Officer, AKSA Power
-Charles Darku, Former Managing Director, Tullow Oil
-Matthias Adler, Head of Division, Infrastructure and Financial Sector, West Africa, KFW
More information here.


September 26, 2018
September 28, 2018
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