Energy Commission to audit gas and fuel stations

The Energy Commission has served noticed to embark on a nationwide audit of Gas and fuel stations to ensure that electrical installations and wiring conform to standards to prevent fire outbreaks and explosions.

According to the commission, wiring and installations of Gas and fuel stations require special electronic installations due to flammable environment in which they operate.

The commission is threatening to disconnect stations and other public facilities including MMDA’s, hotels among others found to have critical electrical problems as part of the full enforcement of the Electrical Wiring regulation 2011(LI.2008).

This was made known by the Lead Officer of the Electrical Wiring Programme, Solomon Sarpong during an interview with Ultimate News at the sideline of the media interaction Wednesday in Koforidua.

By: Ghana/ Ansah