Market and Merit Order Assessment For A 400 MW Combined Cycle LPG Power Plant (Ghana)
Provided an independent analytical view of the electricity market at the request of the client, who were considering investing in the 340MW Power Plant. The assignment covered demand and supply history and forecasts, fuel availability, appraisal of the cost of generation and comparison to other IPP power generators with similar or alternative technology expected to operate within the same timeframe.
Also included was an assessment of the short and long-term competitiveness and dispatch profile of the proposed plant to establish its ability to generate sufficient revenues to pay back investments in the project. The study also evaluated the capacity of the off-taker to consume and pay for supply from the plant on timely basis. The assignment contributed to the assessment of viability and sustainability of the Power plant.