Amlakpo Wind Farm is a 200MW onshore wind power project. It is planned in Greater Accra, Ghana. The project is currently in permitting stage. It will be developed in single phase. Post completion of the construction, the project is expected to get commissioned in 2023.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Onshore 200 200 Permitting Greater Accra, Ghana NEK Ghana; Upwind International

Description

The project is being developed by NEK Ghana and Upwind International. These companies also have ownership stakes in the project.

The project is expected to generate 550GWh electricity to offset 208,652.49t of carbon dioxide emissions (CO2) a year. The project cost is expected to be around $466.6m.

The wind power project consists of 75 turbines.

The project will have 140m high towers.

Development Status

Post completion of the construction, the project is expected to get commissioned in 2023.

Methodology

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