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Tension at Krobo as Nuaso residents confront military, ECG team

There is tension at Nuaso, a suburb of the Lower Manya Krobo Municipality in the Eastern Region following a confrontation between some...

Sehwi Asafo residents live in darkness over stolen ECG transformer [Photos]

The Asafo community, a suburb of Sehwi in the Western North Region, has been plunged in darkness after unidentified persons stole the...

Two arrested for tampering with ECG metres at Kpong

Two individuals who tampered with the newly installed prepaid meters by the Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) at Kpong in the Krobo...

50,000 Krobo customers being migrated to prepaid meters – ECG

Some 50,000 customers are billed to be migrated from postpaid to pre-paid metering in the Krobo area following a resolution of a...

ECG allays fears after military deployment in meter installation

The deployment and presence of military personnel in the Krobo district in the Tema region by the Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG)...

ECG invests GH¢4.6m on system improvement

The Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG), Central Regional office has invested GH¢4,605,589.49 on system improvement across its operational districts from January to...

ECG announces power outages; check out affected areas

Parts of the Volta Region will on Tuesday, June 21, 2022, experience a power outage from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm.

Krobo residents chant war songs against military-led ECG prepaid meters installation

Scores of residents within the Lower Manya Krobo Municipality have taken to the streets to protest against the Electricity Company of Ghana's...
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ECG announces amnesty for customers with meter issues

The Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) has announced an amnesty for all customers with electrical meter faults within its operational catchment.

Soldiers deployed to Krobo as ECG begins Prepaid meters installation

A contingent of 50 military personnel has been deployed to the Krobo area to provide security to the staff of the Electricity...
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ECG to publish names of power thieves

The Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) has stated that it will soon publish names of persons who steal electricity in the country....
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ECG to start auditing meters

The Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) is informing customers and the general public that it will conduct an audit of all meters...

ECG transformer thief busted

Thieves have raided the Station B transformer of the Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) in Takoradi in the Western Region.

ECG announces planned maintenance works in parts of Accra today

The Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) has announced that it will undertake planned maintenance works to improve service delivery in some areas...
GWCL shuts down Weija Plant for ECG expansion works - photo credit: Daily Graphic

We are struggling to survive – ECG, GWCL

The Managements of the Electricity Company of Ghana and the Ghana Water Company Limited have indicated that they are overburdened with operational...

ECG cautions public against power theft

The Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) has cautioned the public against illegal activities which disrupt electricity supply across the country.
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ECG recoups GH¢1.5 million from customers

The Volta Region Revenue Taskforce of the Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG), in a clampdown exercise, has recouped more than GH¢1.5 million...

Major power outages caused by transient tripping – ECG

The Electricity Company of Ghana Limited (ECG) says the power outages experienced in some parts of the country on Wednesday were a...
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Major shake-up hits ECG as new MD reshuffles top 14 officers

The new Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) Managing Director, Samuel Dubik Mahama, has undertaken his first major shake-up in the power distribution...

Kejetia traders owe ECG over 5million cedis, but sharing of bills is problematic

Traders at the Kejetia market in Kumasi owe the Electricity Company of Ghana over five million cedis, after defaulting payment of bills for...
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ECG shuts down two substations after Monday night rains; check out affected areas

The Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) has announced that, the power outage that have affected Accra and parts of the country is...

Accra West ECG recovers GH¢3.2m from power theft

The Accra West Region of the Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) recovered six gigawatt hours (GWh) of stolen power, amounting to GH¢3.2...

ECG to undertake planned maintenance works in parts of Greater Accra

The Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) has announced that it will undertake planned maintenance works to improve service delivery in some areas...
GWCL shuts down Weija Plant for ECG expansion works - photo credit: Daily Graphic

Fix your inefficiencies; proposed increase in utility tariffs too high – Consumers tell ECG,...

Consumers of water and electricity have asked the utility companies to significantly reduce the percentage they are demanding with regard to the...
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ECG owes us $900m as of quarter 1, 2022 – Chamber of IPPs

As of the end of the first quarter of this year, the Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) Limited owed the Independent Power...
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ECG appoints Samuel Dubik Mahama as Managing Director

President Akufo-Addo has appointed Samuel Dubik Masubir Mahama as Managing Director of the Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG). He...
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ECG is broke – Communications Director defends tariff hike proposal

The Director of Communications at the Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) says the utility company is broke and would need to be...
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ECG proposes 148% increase in electricity tariff

If government fails to subsidise electricity tariff, consumers could pay for an astronomical increment in light bills from August 2022, as the...

ECG prosecutes 1,047 power thieves

Out of the total number of 12,416 customers that engaged in power theft between 2019 and 2021, 1,047 culprits have been referred...

ECG extends debt payment to five years for Krobo customers

The Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) has offered customers within the Krobo District five years repayment period to clear all their indebtedness...
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ECG sends SOS message to prepaid customers

The Electricity Company of Ghana is assuring consumers that the technical challenge with respect to the prepayment system will be rectified by...

D-Black’s night club disconnected by ECG for power theft

Oasis Pool and Shisha Lounge in Accra has been cut off from the national grid for power theft. The...
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40-year-old nabbed for impersonating ECG staff

A 40-year-old man has been arrested for posing as a staff of the Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) to defraud and extort...

ECG intensifies public education on theft, safe use of electricity

The Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) has intensified its education to consumers on power theft, safe usage of electricity, among others, to...

ECG meter thieves granted GH¢20,000 Bail

The New Abirem Magistrate Court in the Eastern Region on Tuesday granted bail to two suspects standing trial for allegedly possessing illegal...

ECG loses $400m to illegal connections

Energy Minister, Dr Matthew Opoku-Prempeh, has disclosed that the Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) loses about $400 million to illegal connections.

ECG chases Judicial Service over GH¢762,000 debt

The Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) has served disconnection notice on the Judicial Service over its alleged feet-dragging attitude towards the payment...

I will be very happy if ECG disconnects power to Parliament tomorrow – MP

A Member of Parliament’s Mines and Energy Committee, Edward Bawa, has said that he would be happy if Electricity Company Ghana (ECG)...
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ECG goes after Communications Ministry, EOCO, others over GH¢9.8 million debt

The Electricity Company of Ghana, (ECG) has served disconnection and demand notices on some heavily indebted public and private institutions.

ECG blames power outages on Wednesday’s rainstorm

The Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) has explained that the power outages witnessed today, April 6, in some parts of the country,...