Energy minister Dr Matthew Opoku Prempeh has announced an upcoming strategy to fight incessant gold smuggling that impedes progress of the gold-for-oil policy.
The Chamber of Petroleum Consumers (COPEC) is projecting a 5.7% increase in fuel prices later in August 2023 to GH¢12.97 from the current GH¢12.45 per litre.
A man who converted a petrol-powered generator into one using electricity stirred massive reactions from Nigerians. He said 12kg of gas would last for 12 hours.
A talented Ghanaian engineer named Sumani Adams turns discarded plastic waste, water bags and other materials into gasoline, diesel and grease for many uses.
Duncan Amoah, the Executive Director of COPEC says it is not expecting a free fall in the prices of fuel products despite their projected reduction in March.
A final year Nigerian female student identified as Zaynab Bilyamin has converted sachet water waste into kerosene and diesel. The project cost her N100,000.
Fuel prices at various pumps owned by Oil Marketing Companies across the country have gone further down with petrol now selling at GH¢12.40 and diesel GH¢15.85.
COPEC-GH a petroleum industry think tank has projected a further reduction in the price of fuel during the next price window due to partly to a strong cedi.
A team of young talents has converted plastic into fuel as part of the Ghana Science and Technology Explorer Prize (GSTEP) project to promote STEM education.