List of power stations in Ghana

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The following page lists power stations in Ghana.

Non-renewable power stations[edit]

Power station Community Coordinates Type Capacity Year completed Additional description
Tema Power Station Tema Diesel 50 MW in first stage; 20 MW in second stage Between 2007 and 2009 Overall concept includes 54 Caterpillar 3516B diesel power generators.[1]
Takoradi Power Station Takoradi Light Crude Oil/Gas 220 MW in first stage; 110 MW in second stage 2000. a Total of 550 MW is generated. Four Gas Turbines and a steam turbine.


Hydroelectric station Community Coordinates Type Capacity Year completed Name of reservoir River
Akosombo Power Station Ajena 6°17′59″N 0°03′34″E / 6.299722°N 0.059444°E / 6.299722; 0.059444 (Akosombo Power Station) Reservoir 1,020 MW 1965 Lake Volta River Volta
Kpong Power Station Reservoir 160 MW 1982 Lake Volta River Volta
Bui Power Station Reservoir 400 MW 2010 Lake Volta River Black Volta

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