New sub-station for Ghana's Volta region.

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A333MVA sub-station is under construction at Aflao in Ghana's Volta Region. The transformer is intended to serve the new multi-million dollar Diamond Cement factory and to improve power supply in the region and the country as a whole.

The Director of Public Affairs of the Volta River Authority (VRA), Ellen Esilfie, disclosed during a tour to the project site that design and construction will be undertaken by VRA engineers at the behest of the Diamond Cement Ghana Ltd. Esilfie also said that VRA will save about $200,000 by using its own engineers and staff to execute the project, consisting of a power transformer costing $460,000 and a Communications Control System...

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