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After a process lasting several years, which began with an information campaign for the local population, the farmers affected and the landowners, the development of a so-called scoping report and as a result of an extensive environmental report on the environmental compatibility of the wind farm, NEK has now received from the Ghanaian Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) the final permit for the wind farm.

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  • Published on November 30, 2021

In order for the realisation, construction and operation of wind energy projects in Ghana to conform to the zones and comply with the applicable regulations, extensive planning and project development services must be provided for the respective projects, which serve as the basis for the corresponding rezoning. This also includes the involvement of the local population, landowners and farmers, who are informed and enlightened about all aspects of a wind farm project in various sessions and field visits to the relevant land.

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  • Published on November 26, 2021

As is well known, The Gambia is pursuing very ambitious goals with regard to the implementation of the Paris Climate Agreement as well as the results of the COP26 event in Glasgow. The government wants to achieve that the entire population has access to electricity by 2025 and that the majority of this should come from renewable energy sources.

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  • Published on November 19, 2021

After NEK had concluded land lease contracts with a duration of 30 years for its wind projects in Ghana some time ago, the process of registering these contracts with the Lands Commission has recently started, for which this development step has not yet taken place. This requires extensive field work to determine the exact coordinates of the leased land.

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  • Published on November 17, 2021

The Ghanaian TV station TV3 has made a documentary about the energy situation in Ghana. NEK also has its say in the documentary. The presenter Miriam Osei-Agyemang talked in detail with Dr Christoph Kapp about NEK's wind farm projects in Ghana. The camera team was also in the field for the documentary and inspected the measuring masts of the Konikablo Wind Farm Project.

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  • Published on June 24, 2021