The Ghana Grid Company Limited (GRIDCO,a power transmission firm, says it is in discussion with the Electricity company of Ghana(ECG) , to develop a load shedding timetable for power outages in some parts of the country.
The timetable will provide details of the time and places that would experience power outages at any point in time between April and July this year. Mr. Ebenezer Amankwaah, the corporate communications manager of GRIDCO, who confirmed this in a media interview, in Accra based radio station said the load shedding schedule will enable both the ECG and GRIDCO to inform their clients or customers ahead of the outages.
Meanwhile, the institute of Energy Security (IES), has decision by the Ghana Grid company limited (GRIDCO,and Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) , to provide a load shedding time table ahead of major maintenance works from April to July this year.
Thus, the IES says, will enable customers to plan their activities to mitigate the impact of the load shedding. Speaking on GBC,s unique Breakfast drive, a Research Analyst with IES, Fritz Moses attributed the age old issues in the sector to transmission difficulties as a result of obsolete equipments.
Four months load shedding of electricity to start in April.
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