The former Vice-Chancellor, Professor Ebenezer Oduro Owusu, has been appointed the Chairman of the newly constituted governing board of the Energy Commission.
Prof. Oduro Owusu was sworn in with six (6) other members of the Board on Tuesday, August 31, 2021, by the Minister of Energy, Dr. Matthew Opoku Prempeh.
The swearing-in ceremony was held at the Conference Room of the Ministry of Energy.
Inaugurating the Board, Dr. Matthew Opoku Prempeh tasked the members to conscientiously execute their duties by creating policies and strategies for all renewable resources such as water, geothermal, wind, biomass and solar.
In his inaugural remarks, Prof. Oduro Owusu, on behalf of members, thanked government for the confidence reposed in them and assured the Minister of the Board’s preparedness to work together to help the Commission achieve its mandate.
Prof. Ebenezer Oduro Owusu, Professor of Entomology, comes into the position with great leadership skills and many other outstanding qualities.