Speakers

Kwame Agyeman-Budu

Managing Director, Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG), Ghana

About

Mr. Kwame Agyeman-Budu has a rich experience spanning over 28 years in the Energy industry. 

Mr. Agyeman-Budu undertook his primary and secondary education in Kumasi. He pursued a professional teacher’s certificate programme at the Wesley College also in Kumasi. 

He continued his education in the United States of America (USA), where he attained both his professional and academic qualifications including Certificate in Facilities Management, Associate Degree in Applied Science in Electrical Engineering Technology, a Bachelor’s, and ultimately Master’s Degree in Energy Management from the New York Institute of Technology. 

He has since managed several projects, including projects at Consolidated Edison Company (ConEdison) of New York; the largest utility company in the USA which serves over 1 million natural gas consumers. 

One of the prominent projects he managed is the $15million Tension Gateway Project (GEP) at LaGuardia Airport (New York) in the USA. 

Mr. Agyeman-Budu’s years of experience in the Energy industry covers areas of Distributed Generation (Combined Heat & Power – CHP), Solar (Photovoltaic), Advanced Battery, Windmill, and Fuel Cell Technologies, Alternate Energy, Environmental Audits and Monitoring, Environmental Risk Assessment, Power Plant Systems, Smart Grid Systems, and Systems Engineering and Management.

 
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