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GHACCO holds Inception Meeting of a Global Project

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GHACCO participated in the inception workshop of the Global project “Mitigating the Health Impacts of Toxic Pollution in Low and Middle-Income Countries” held at the Alisa Hotel on the 23rd of May 2018. The project was also launched by the Hon. Minister for Environment, Science, Technology and innovation (MESTI), Prof. Frimpong during the inception workshop. The project […]

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GHACCO SUPPORTS RVO PROJECTS VISIT ACTIVITIES IN GHANA

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The Ghana Alliance for Clean Cookstoves and Fuels provided support to the Project visit activities for Derk de Haan of the Netherlands Enterprise Agency (RVO) between 19th – 23rd March, 2018 in Ghana. The main objective of the project was to support actors engaged in clean cooking market development in the country to build an enabling environment, […]

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GHACCO ESTABLISHES PAN AFRICAN ETHANOL STOVES AND FUELS ALLIANCE(PAEFSA)

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GHACCO hosted the maiden convening of the Pan African Ethanol Stoves and Fuels Alliance(PAESFA) which was held between 5th and 6th of February 2018  in Ghana. Delegates from 11 countries including Ethiopia, Mali, Ghana, Madagascar, Kenya, Mozambique, Tanzania, Ivory Cost, Rwanda, Nigeria and Senegal, represented their respective country alliances at the convening. The maiden event was […]

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WOODFUELS AND CLEAN COOKING

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Woodfuels account for over 70% of total primary energy supply and about 60% of the final energy demand. The supply of primary woodfuel in 2009 was estimated to be 20 million tonnes. The supply of firewood was estimated to be 9.2 million tonnes, whilst that of charcoal was estimated to be 2.2 million tonnes in […]

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Clean Cooking System Can Work In Ghana

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The thick black walls, the hailing smoke that meander into the skies through the kitchen roof, emanating from traditional tripod, announcing the day’s  preparation of meals is no longer winning hearts. This is due to growing concerns of exploitation of fuel wood for cooking and the attendant effects on the environment. THE GENESISIn Ghana, the […]

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GHACCO Calls For Resolution Of LPG Operators Strike Action

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The Ghana Alliance for Clean Cookstoves and Fuels (GHACCO) has appealed to stakeholders in the energy sector to find an amicable solution to the strike action embarked on by the Ghana LPG Operators Association (GLiPGOA). The GLiPGOA, on Monday, embarked on a nationwide strike against government’s proposed cylinder recirculation module, which the LPG retailers believe […]