Gold4oil policy not responsible for manganese-laden fuel – BOST

The Bulk Oil Storage and Transportation Company Limited has rejected claims of importing manganese-laden fuel under the government’s Gold-for-Oil Policy. Recent reports have suggested that the importation of manganese-laden gasoline into the market under the Gold-for-Oil policy is to blame for the underperformance of vehicles. However, in a statement issued on Monday, November 27, BOST […]

Petrosol adjudged Brand of the Year 2023 at Ghana Energy Awards

Petrosol, a leading Ghanaian Oil Marketing Company (OMC), was adjudged Brand of the Year 2023 at the Ghana Energy Awards, held recently in Accra. The event had President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, as the Special Guest of Honour. The Ghana Energy Awards recognises companies and individuals in the entire energy sector who exhibit excellence in […]

Petroleum tanker drivers resume work after suspension of strike

Business operations have resumed at various petrol and gas depots along the Volta Aluminum Company (VALCO) Kpong road in Tema. A tour at different loading terminals including Tema Oil Refinery, Fuel Trade and Chase was busy with the tanker drivers queueing to fill their tanks. The operations come after government through the Ministry of Roads […]

Petroleum tanker drivers declare nationwide strike

The Ghana National Petroleum Drivers Union and the Gas Tanker Drivers Union declared an indefinite sit down industrial action nationwide yesterday. It claimed that the strike was necessary due to the unmotorable nature of their roads from the GTP roundabout at Community 4 in Tema, in the Greater Accra Re­gion, linking the Tema Oil Refinery […]

Association of Oil Marketing Companies promotes safety awareness with 6th annual safety week celebrations

The Association of Oil Marketing Companies (AOMC) has launched its highly anticipated 6th AOMC Safety Week Celebrations, aiming to educate and reinforce the importance of maintaining and enhancing safety precautions in operational stations within the downstream petroleum industry. The event seeks to serve as a reminder to industry players about their obligation to prioritize human […]

Increasing Ghana’s Oil and Gas reserves is my priority – GNPC CEO

Chief Executive Officer of the Ghana National Petroleum Corporation (GNPC) Opoku-Ahweneeh Danquah has said, he remains committed in building and sustaining a robust state petroleum entity and won’t be distracted by few dissenting elements within the system. His statement was in a response to a question that he was asked regarding a series of alleged […]

Come clean on gold-for-oil ‘fiasco’ – COPEC to govt

The Executive Secretary of the Chamber of Petroleum Consumers Ghana (COPEC), Duncan Amoah, is charging government to spell out the nitty-gritty of the gold-for-oil policy to Ghanaians. He said the policy seems dead on arrival because the oil delivered seems not to have any impact on pump prices as they keep increasing. His call comes […]