SRH Berlin University of Applied Sciences

ENGHACOH – ENergize GHana by COcoa Husks

The project ENGHACOH's (ENergize GHAna by Cocoa Husks) objective is optimizing the technology of pyrolysis for combustion of so far unused cocoa pod husks in order to sustainably produce energy in the Asaman region of Ghana as well as a pilot for the research consortium, to be established.

Project Period: August 2018 - January 2019

Project Volume: 59,989,00 €

Funded by

In cooperation

  • University of Ghana Legon
  • Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) - Energy Centre
  • Fraunhofer Institut für Umwelt-, Sicherheits- und Energietechnik UMSICHT
  • Builders of Today Association (BOTA)
  • Asaman Cocoa Farmers Association
  • Municipal Assembly Asaman (MAA)
  • Landwirtschaftsministerium Ghana
  • Kikam Technical Institute
  • HU Berlin
  • Berliner Landesstelle für gewerbliche Berufsförderung in Entwicklungsländern
  • Susteen Technologies GmbH