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  • Welcome to the Volta River Authority
    The Volta River Authority has since 1961 harnessed the resources
    of the Volta River to provide electrical energy for industrial, commercial and
    domestic use in Ghana, as well as transportation, fishery and recreation
  • Pwalugu Multi-Purpose Dam Project
    Stakeholders Consultative Meeting - Nalerigu, NER
  • VRA endorses Punctuality Campaign
  • VRA receives the West Africa Award
    for Operational Excellence
  • Diversifying our Generation Portfolio
    The VRA continues to diversify its generation portfolio by exploring cleaner, cheaper and renewable
    sources of power generation such as wind and solar energy to sustain power supply

A Model of Excellence for Power Utilities in Africa

The Volta River Authority (VRA) was established with the mandate to generate, transmit and distribute electricity under the Volta River Development Act, Act 46 of the Republic of Ghana. In 2005, following the promulgation of a major amendment to the VRA Act in the context of the Ghana Government Power Sector Reforms, the VRA's mandate has now been largely restricted to generation of electricity.

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Our Mission

We exist to power economies and provide related services; in a safe, reliable and environmentally friendly manner, to add value and raise the living standards of the people of Ghana and West Africa.

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Akosombo Lake Level

263.00 feetĀ 
80.162 meters

Monday, October 21, 2019








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Corporate Social Responsibility

The Volta River Authority has a long history and tradition of engagement in corporate social investment. Our community investment initiatives help build capacity and stimulate economic development.

We aim at having a positive impact on the people, culture and communities in which we operate, and to contribute to the growth and development of the economy.

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Visit our Facilities

Enjoy guided tours to any of the following facilities:

  • Akosombo Hydroelectric Dam
  • Takoradi Thermal Power Station
  • Tema Thermal Power Complex
  • Kpone Thermal Power Station
  • Navrongo Solar Power Plant
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