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China New Energy to build ethanol plant in Ghana

Staff Writer | March 29, 2017
China New Energy has won a number of contracts with Supercare Group Limited of Ghana and CNBM General Machinery in China to construct a new ethanol plant in Ghana.
Ethanol plant in Ghana
Energy   A cassava-to-ethanol plant
The contracts relate to the building of a cassava-to-ethanol plant in Ghana that will have a production capacity of 45 million litres of ethanol a year.

The scope of the contract is to design and supply the ethanol processing equipment for the project and to work with a local equipment, procurement and construction contractor to install the equipment and commission the plant.

The total value of the contracts is around $12.5m that will be paid in accordance with agreed milestones. The project is scheduled to commence in May 2017 and forecast to be commissioned in the first quarter of 2018.