Ishmael Ackah

Institute for Oil and Gas Studies, University of Cape Coast, Ghana and Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology,

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Faculty of Social Sciences

Ghana

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1.

Petroleum Product Pricing, Deregulation and Subsidies in Ghana: Perspectives on Energy Security

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 16 Aug 2015 Last Revised: 20 Nov 2016
Theophilus Acheampong and Ishmael Ackah
University of Aberdeen and Institute for Oil and Gas Studies, University of Cape Coast, Ghana and Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology,
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Downstream Markets, Petroleum Products Pricing, Deregulation, Energy Security

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On the Relationship between Energy Consumption, Productivity and Economic Growth: Evidence from Algeria, Ghana, Nigeria and South Africa

USAEE Working Paper No. 15-212
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 06 Jun 2015
Ishmael Ackah
Institute for Oil and Gas Studies, University of Cape Coast, Ghana and Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology,
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Total Factor Productivity, Renewable Energy Consumption, Non-Renewable Energy Consumption, Economic Growth

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Strengthening Ghana’s Downstream Petroleum Deregulation Regime: A Review of the 2016 CBOD Industry Report.

Number of pages: 12 Posted: 12 May 2017
Gideon Ofosu-Peasah and Ishmael Ackah
Tema Tank Farm Limited, Ghana and Institute for Oil and Gas Studies, University of Cape Coast, Ghana and Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology,
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BDC Premium, Finished Products, Downstream, Bulk Oil Distribution

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Policy Interventions in Renewable Energy for Sustainable Development: Is Ghana on the Right Path to Achieve SDG 7?

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 23 Jun 2016
Ishmael Ackah
Institute for Oil and Gas Studies, University of Cape Coast, Ghana and Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology,
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Renewable Energy, Ghana, Sustainable Development Goals, Energy supply and Demand

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Towards Ghana's Energy Security: An Analyses of Existing Natural Gas Legal Frameworks in Ghana

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 07 Mar 2017
Linda Ahunu and Ishmael Ackah
Africa Centre for Energy Policy (ACEP) and Institute for Oil and Gas Studies, University of Cape Coast, Ghana and Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology,
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Natural Gas Demand, Regulatory Reforms, Natural Gas Policy, Ghana

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Analysing the Utility of Ghana’s New Renewable Energy Act as Catalyst for Switching on the Lights for National Development

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 28 Oct 2015
Nasir Alfa Mohammed and Ishmael Ackah
Ali-Nakyea & Associates and Institute for Oil and Gas Studies, University of Cape Coast, Ghana and Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology,
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Renewable Energy Law, Renewable Energy Investment, Sustainable Development

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Modelling Gasoline and Gasoil Consumption and Its Impact on the Environment in Ghana.

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 15 Mar 2017
Gideon Ofosu-Peasah and Ishmael Ackah
Tema Tank Farm Limited, Ghana and Institute for Oil and Gas Studies, University of Cape Coast, Ghana and Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology,
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Carbon Emissions, Gasoline Consumption, Structural Time Series, Gasoil, Energy, Ghana

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Sacrificing Cereals for Crude: Has Oil Discovery Slowed Agriculture Growth in Ghana?

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 12 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 14 Mar 2016
Ishmael Ackah
Institute for Oil and Gas Studies, University of Cape Coast, Ghana and Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology,
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Oil revenues, Agriculture, Ghana, Oil Production

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Modelling Renewable Energy Economy in Ghana with Autometrics

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 24 Apr 2015 Last Revised: 25 Apr 2015
Ishmael Ackah
Institute for Oil and Gas Studies, University of Cape Coast, Ghana and Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology,
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Renewable energy, energy consumption, Autometrics, Ghana

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Predictors of Energy Demand in Ghana

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 16 Aug 2015
Ishmael Ackah, Kwaku Appiah-Adu and Linda Ahunu
Institute for Oil and Gas Studies, University of Cape Coast, Ghana and Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology,, Central University College and Africa Centre for Energy Policy (ACEP)
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Renewable energy, non-renewable energy, productivity, energy consumption

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Inflation Dynamics in Pre and Post Deregulation Era in Ghana: Do Petroleum Prices Have Any Influence?

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 15 Mar 2017
Edna Addae and Ishmael Ackah
University of Ghana and Institute for Oil and Gas Studies, University of Cape Coast, Ghana and Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology,
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Inflation, Deregulation, Petroleum Prices, Ghana

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Will the Anchor Hold? An Overview of the Financial Performance of the Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) from 2009 to 2012

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 25 Sep 2015
Ishmael Ackah and Robert Atsrim
Institute for Oil and Gas Studies, University of Cape Coast, Ghana and Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, and Africa Centre for Energy Policy (ACEP)
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Electricity Company, Utility, Privatisation, Financial Performance

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Investing Profits in People, Places and the Planet: The Dynamics of Corporate Social Responsibility in the Oil and Gas Industry in Ghana

Energy Ghana Magazine, 2016
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 08 May 2016
Ishmael Ackah
Institute for Oil and Gas Studies, University of Cape Coast, Ghana and Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology,
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Bureaucracy, Bribes, and Blackouts: The Other Side of Ghana’s Power Crises

Number of pages: 8 Posted: 15 Aug 2015
Ishmael Ackah
Institute for Oil and Gas Studies, University of Cape Coast, Ghana and Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology,
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Electricity, Ghana, Power Crises, Transparency

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Filling the Power Supply Gap in Africa: Is Natural Gas the Answer?

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 17 Nov 2016
Ishmael Ackah and Freda Opoku
Institute for Oil and Gas Studies, University of Cape Coast, Ghana and Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, and Africa Centre for Energy Policy (ACEP)
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Natural Gas, Power Generation, Africa

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To Toss a Coin or Shake a Hand: An Overview of Renewable Energy Interventions and Procurement in Selected African Countries

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 15 Mar 2017
Ishmael Ackah, Freda Opoku and Shafic Suleman
Institute for Oil and Gas Studies, University of Cape Coast, Ghana and Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology,, Africa Centre for Energy Policy (ACEP) and University of Cape Coast - Institute for Oil and Gas Studies
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Competitive Bidding, Renewable Energy Investments, Sub-Saharan Africa, Energy

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Accounting for the Effect of Exogenous Non-Economic Variables on Natural Gas Demand in Oil Producing African Countries

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 26 Sep 2017
Ishmael Ackah
Institute for Oil and Gas Studies, University of Cape Coast, Ghana and Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology,
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Natural Gas Demand, Energy, Autometrics, Oil Producing African Countries, Fossil Fuels

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Analysis of the Drivers of Ghana's Energy Demand Change Using the Laspeyres Index Method of Decomposition: Q‐Effect, I‐Effect and S‐Effect

OPEC Energy Review, Vol. 42, Issue 3, pp. 262-276, 2018
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 19 Oct 2018
Benjamin Akrofi, Ishmael Ackah and Daniel Sakyi
Aburi Girls Senior High School, Institute for Oil and Gas Studies, University of Cape Coast, Ghana and Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, and Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) - Department of Economics
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Analysing the Efficiency of Renewable Energy Consumption Among Oil‐Producing African Countries

OPEC Energy Review, Vol. 40, Issue 3, pp. 316-334, 2016
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 31 Aug 2016
Institute for Oil and Gas Studies, University of Cape Coast, Ghana and Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology,, University of Strathclyde - Strathclyde Business School and Africa Centre for Energy Policy (ACEP)
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Determinants of Natural Gas Demand in Ghana

OPEC Energy Review, Vol. 38, Issue 3, pp. 272-295, 2014
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 26 Sep 2014
Ishmael Ackah
Institute for Oil and Gas Studies, University of Cape Coast, Ghana and Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology,
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