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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 CALLS FOR COMPREHENSIVE NATIONAL COOKING POLICY DURING LAUNCH OF HIGH LEVEL WORKING GROUP

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The Ghana Alliance for Clean Cookstoves and Fuels (GHACCO) has called on the Government for a comprehensive and dedicated national policy on clean cookstoves and fuels sector in Ghana. According to GHACCO, the passage of the policy would contribute significantly to the work of its members to help address the numerous challenges facing them and […]

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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 […]