Powering the Economy of Ghana

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, fishing and recreation. - Read more

Power Outlook Update on Power Generation - Facts & Figures

Get up-to-the-minute information on generation from our hydro and thermal plants.

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Akosombo Lake Levels Akosombo Lake Level

250.06 feet
76.21 meters


Thursday, April 24, 2014


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Inside VRA

Some major programmes slated for the week are as follows:

April 22 - 25 Inspection exercise on Gas Turbine 1 (GT1)
April 26

VRA Day

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Visiting our plants

Visiting our plants

Guidelines and procedures on visiting our hydro and thermal plants. Click here to get started >>

Photograph of the day

With a few days to the celebration of VRA Day (April 26), we thought to bring you some memorable photographs taken over our 53 years of existence. This snapshot captures the signining of the Akosombo Master Agreement in 1962 by the first President of the Republic of Ghana, Dr. Kwame Nkrumah (left), and Chairman of Kaiser Aluminum and Chemical Corporation, Mr. Edgar Kaiser (right).