Atuabo gas will not solve power crisis – VRA ...

12/08/2014  The committee members, who also visited the Atuabo gas processing plant on Friday, were informed by the Ghana National Gas Company that the next stage of the project was just linking the plant to the FPSO Kwame Nkrumah and the VRA’s plants at Aboadze. Mr Emmanuel Bedzrah, the Chairman of the committee called on the various institutions in the energy sector to be mindful of their

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First gas for power generation from the Atuabo Gas ...

25/11/2014  That was after the production platform, the FPSO Kwame Nkrumah, had been connected to the Atuabo Gas Processing Plant. Although the gas is expected to ramp up to full capacity in the first quarter of 2015, the progress of work is said to be moving as per the design of the plant. Current gas flow . The current flow of gas has become possible after smaller volumes of about 16 million scf had ...

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Natural Gas Power Generation, Combined Cycle Gas Turbine ...

Aug 13 – The Atuabo gas processing plant is meant to provide cheap fuel for power generation but since its commissioning, the facility has run mostly one-third of its design capacity. Build at a cost of over $1 billion, the plant underutilisation is estimated to cost operators over $219 million per year.

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About » Ghana National Gas Company Limited (Ghana Gas)

30/10/2020  20 April 2017 Ghanaian engineers at the Ghana National Gas Company (Ghana Gas) have finally taken over technical operations of the country's premier natural gas processing plant at Atuabo in the Western Region. Consequently, the company has dispensed with the services of expatriate engineers and Sinopec, a Chinese company, which had been in charge of operations of the Atuabo Gas Processing ...

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Atuabo Gas processing plant resumes operations ...

The Atuabo Gas Processing Plant, which was shut down for maintenance has resumed work following completion of the requisite works on Wednesday, April 29, 2015. Ghana Gas thus resumed processing ...

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Atuabo Gas Plant Progressing Sturdily

17/09/2012  SINOPEC, the Chinese conPulverizer working on the Gas Processing Plant at Atuabo in the Western region, is going the extra mile to meet its December 2012 deadline for the completion of the first phase of the project. The Gas Processing Plant of the Ghana National Gas Company (GNGC) is expected to process gas from the Jubilee field into clean fuels and feedstock for the domestic and

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COPEC’s claims about LPG from Atuabo plant misleading ...

23/05/2020  The Ghana National Gas Company Limited (GNGC), has described as misleading and mischievous claims by the Executive Secretary of the Chamber of Petroleum Consumers (COPEC), Mr. Duncan Amoah, that LPG supplied by Ghana Gas at its Atuabo Gas Processing Plant is more expensive compared to imported LPG.

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Gas Processing Plant now to be established at Atuabo in ...

24/02/2012  Sekondi, Feb. 24, GNA - A Gas Processing Plant, initially planned to be established at Domunil, will now be sited at Atuabo in the Ellembele District of the Western Region for economic reasons, Dr. George Sipa-Adjah Yankey, Chief Executive Officer of the Ghana National Gas Company (GNGC), said on Thursday. Addressing a meeting of the Western Regional House of Chiefs at

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Ghana commissions $1bn Atuabo gas processing plant - NS

20/09/2015  Ghana has started operations of $1bn gas processing plant at Jomoro in the Western Region. The Government of Ghana project which started in July, 2011 together with the National Gas Exploration station in Damuli in the Jomoro District in Western Region collectively referred as the Western Corridor Gas Project which is the first of the Nation’s effort at monetizing the country’s domestic ...

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Assessing the Economic Cost Benefit Analysis of ...

The main products of the Atuabo Gas Processing Plant are lean gas for power generation, LP Gas and Natural Gas Condensate for local commercial and municipal consumption. (Anon, 2014a). Liquefied Petroleum Gas from the processing plant is intended to meet national demand and to generate income for the nation whiles it eliminates periodic shortages of LPG in the country. Currently there are few ...

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Ghana Gas to construct a second Gas Processing Plant ...

04/06/2021  Dr Asante noted that the distance from the Gas Processing Plant at Atuabo to the Ivory Coast boarder was about 52 kilometres, whereas Ghana’s nearest demand point (Takoradi) was 111 kilometres away; adding that discussions were ongoing between the two countries towards the execution of the project. Dr Asante said Ghana Gas was also working with the Ministry of Food and Agriculture

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COPEC's claims about LPG from Atuabo plant misleading ...

23/05/2020  The Ghana National Gas Company Limited (GNGC), has described as misleading and mischievous claims by the Executive Secretary of the Chamber of Petroleum Consumers (COPEC), Mr. Duncan Amoah, that LPG supplied by Ghana Gas at its Atuabo Gas Processing Plant is more expensive compared to imported LPG.

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Ghana Gas set to construct second Gas Processing Plant to ...

04/06/2021  Dr Asante noted that the distance from the Gas Processing Plant at Atuabo to the Ivory Coast boarder was about 52 kilometres, whereas Ghana’s nearest demand point (Takoradi) was 111 kilometres away; adding that discussions were ongoing between the two countries towards the execution of the project. Dr Asante said Ghana Gas was also working with the Ministry of Food and Agriculture

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Western Corridor Gas Infrastructure Development Project ...

The onshore pipeline system includes a 20in diameter and 111km-long main pipeline stretching between the Atuabo Gas Processing Plant and Volta River Authority’s (VRA) power plant at Aboazi in the Takoradi metropolis. It also includes approximately 75km of lateral pipeline stretching between the gas distribution station in Esiama, midway of the main pipeline, and a regulating and metering ...

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Ghana: Atuabo Gas Processing Plant Commissioned ...

Press Release - The President, His Excellency John Dramani Mahama has commissioned a one (1) Billion dollar gas processing plant at Jomoro in the W/R. Ghana: Atuabo Gas Processing Plant ...

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Ghana Gas To Shut Down Atuabo Gas Plant On Thursday ...

The Ghana National Gas Company (Ghana Gas) has announced the company will shut down the Atuabo Gas Processing Plant to allow for a routine maintenance on the facility. The plant shutdown will commence on Thursday, February, 1, 2018 to help improve upon the plant’s capacity and also prolong its lifespan. In a statement signed by the Head of Communications for Ghana Gas, Ernest Kofi Bempah

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The future of gas-to-power projects in Africa

In 2017, Ghana’s thermal plants utilized 43,360 MMsft 3 of gas, with 83% of this volume coming from the Atuabo gas processing plant and Nigeria providing the rest of the gas. Demand for gas for the thermal plants increased to 67,560 MMsft 3 in 2018. Gas flow from the regional West African Gas Pipeline (WAGP) was expected to reach 60 MMsft 3 d by the end of that year. Tanzania, which has an ...

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Prepare for Atuabo Gas plant CDB loan repayment - Edward ...

16/04/2019  Members of the Committee made the commendation when they visited the Atuabo gas processing plant. A Member of the Committee, Edward Bawa who agrees with the expansion project, however, urged government to begin to make provision for repayment of the nearly one-billion CDB loan secured to build the plant before payment kicks-in. “Basically, if Ghana Gas would have to expand,

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Atuabo Gas Plant has capacity to process more gas from TEN ...

02/06/2015  The Atuabo Gas Processing Plant has capacity to process additional gas from the Tweneboa, Enyenra and Ntomme (TEN) Fields, Director of Operations for the Ghana National Gas Company (GNGC) said on ...

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Atuabo Gas Processing Plant a game changer – Minority ...

12/02/2020  The establishment of the Atuabo Gas Processing plant under the previous administration has ensured reliability of fuel, John Jinapor, former Deputy Power Minister, has said. He described the plant as a game changer. Atuabo Gas Plant is the Natural Gas Processing Plant of the Ghana Gas Company located at Atuabo in the Nzemaland of the Western Region in Ghana. Recounting the

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First gas flows at Atuabo NDC UK

Natural gas started flowing from the Jubilee Fields to the Atuabo Gas Processing plant yesterday, contrary to an advice given by the Energy Commission (EC). The process began with the flow of 16 million standard cubic feet (scf) of gas for pre-commissioning and commissioning. That followed the successful physical tie-in of the flexible riser of the FPSO Kwame Nkrumah to the onshore gas ...

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Ghana Prepares To Construct 2nd Local Gas Processing Plant ...

09/06/2021  The infrastructure comprises : Offshore gas export pipeline, which consists of a 12 inch diameter 58km long subsea pipeline, transporting dense-phase gas from the Jubilee FPSO to the Gas Plant; the Gas Processing Plant (GPP) itself at Atuabo in the Western Region; Onshore gas pipeline, which consists of a 20 inch diameter 110 km pipeline, transporting sales gas from the GPP to an

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Atuabo gas plant 'vital component' arrives weekend

20/03/2014  A vital component needed for the completion of the gas processing plant at Atuabo has been produced by the manufacturer and is to be sent to Ghana this weekend. The gamma ray scanner is a very important equipment needed to test the integrity of the four spherical gas storage facilities. The Chief Executive Officer of the Ghana National Gas Company (GNGC), Dr George Adja Sipa Yankey,

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LPG from Atuabo not contaminated - Ghana Gas Company - The ...

24/05/2020  Touching on the LPG pricing, the statement said the mechanism for LPG produced by the Ghana Gas at the Atuabo Gas Processing Plant was derived from the National Petroleum Authority‘s (NPA’S) bi-weekly market driven Argus Butane ARA/UK large cargo price index. This, it said, provided the guideline for the commodity portion of imported LPG, adding that the non-commodity charges

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Ghana Gas Company is back in business ESI-Africa

26/01/2016  The Ghana Gas Company has announced that mandatory maintenance works have been completed and now its business as usual at Atuabo Gas processing plant. In West Africa, the CEO of Ghana Gas Company, George Sipa Yankey, has announced that operational works at their Atuabo Gas processing plant have restarted after the completion of compulsory maintenance.

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Atuabo To Supply Karpowership With Gas - DailyGuide Network

29/10/2019  THE LAYING of pipelines from the Atuabo Gas Processing Plant to the relocated Karpowership at the Sekondi Naval Base in the Western Region is about 98 per cent complete. This will pave the way for the Ghana Gas Company Limited to push its first gas from the Atuabo Gas Processing Plant to the Karpowership by October 31, this year. The 470 Megawatts Powership, which was

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Atuabo - Wikipedia

Atuabo is a town in the Western Region of Ghana noted for the situation of the Ghana Gas Company's Atuabo Gas Plant and the proposed Atuabo Freeport. References Coordinates. This page was last edited on 9 November 2020, at 21:44 (UTC). Text is ...

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Gas Plant 33% Complete - IMANI

09/04/2013  Contrary to assertions by the Ghana National Gas Company Limited somewhere last year that the initial phase of the $750 million Atuabo Gas Processing Plant Project was about 80 percent complete, IMANI Ghana has indicated otherwise. The policy think-tank, which toured the facility recently, said the project was 33 percent complete.

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