Ghanaian firm Strategic Safety Programs Worldwide, and it is subsidiary Strategic Power Solutions signed a partnership settlement with the U.S. Firm AEG Worldwide to supply solar power to six dioceses of the Ghana Catholic Church. The U.S. Trade and Development Agency (USTDA) will present a grant to AEG International to conduct feasibility examine for the mission.
The vitality for the venture shall be generated from solar panels assembled in Ghana and from inverters, batteries, and different gear manufactured in America. The solar panels might be collected at Strategic Power Solutions’ (SPS) manufacturing facility in Kpone.
The settlement will profit and assist 28 health clinics, 310 faculties and over 500 buildings amongst different amenities, that shall be transitioned to solar power through the mission current within the six dioceses of Techiman, Greater Accra, Koforidua, Keta-Akatsi, Kumasi and Tamale.
U.S. Ambassador to Ghana Stephanie S. Sullivan current on occasion stated, “This energy will save lives by, for instance, offering gentle and medical gear throughout childbirth, offering the electrical energy wanted for respirators, and offering refrigeration for vaccines and different necessary medicines. It’ll additionally enhance lives, permitting schoolchildren to do their homework, ensuring the water pump is at all times working, and offering electrical energy for issues like family refrigeration for lecturers and others who stay in these dioceses.”
By Energy Africa, America has catalyzed some $60 billion in power investments that can present fashionable vitality providers for roughly 300 million residents throughout Africa by 2030.
Strategic Security Systems International Limited’s Chairman, Dr. Francis Akuamoah Boateng famous, “We hope this new partnership will mark the primary of many initiatives collectively. Solar energy is an unimaginable alternative for Ghana.” In response to the businesses, more significant than 1000 folks will profit who at present reside in these 6 districts.