Location: Kumasi - Ashanti Region, Ghana, W/A
Postal Address: P. O. Box 854, Kumasi Fax: +233 (0)3220-22387
Tel: +233 (0)3220-22387, +233 (0)3220-22388
The Centre for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency – Kumasi Technical University (CREK) was created in 2014 with the support of COTVET, under its Skills Development Fund to provide a long-term support to local and Regional businesses that deliver products and services related to renewable energy and energy efficiency. The Centre, directly under the supervision of the Office of the Vice Chancellor, will undertake applied research in areas of Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency (RE&EE) and will offer tailor-made vocational and technical training programmes to diverse groups of people that will include local artisans as well as students and graduates from Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) institutions.
To become a leading Centre in Research, Technology Development, and Training in Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency in Africa.
To undertake applied research and provide technical support in all aspects of Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency in order to support enterprises, firms and organisations in Ghana and Africa.
In order to achieve the mission, CREK will:
|Name||Qualification||Position / Rank|
|Ing. Cudjoe Edem Bensah||MSc (Thermofluids & Energy Systems), KNUST, 2009||Head/Senior Lecturer|
|Julius Cudjoe Ahiekpor||MSc (Chemical Eng.), KNUST, 2011||Head of Bioenergy and Energy Efficiency/Senior Lecturer|
|Ing. Edward Antwi||MSc (Thermofluids & Energy Systems)||Head of Wind Energy/ Senior Lecturer|
|Ing. Joseph X. F. Ribeiro||MSc (Mechanical Eng.), KNUST, 2012||Head of Solar Energy/ Senior Lecturer|
|Ing. Araba Amo- Aidoo*||MSc (Renewable Eng. Tech.), KNUST, 2016||Lecturer|
|Bright Amponsem*||HND (Chemical Eng.), KsTU, 2013||Technician and Research Assistant|
|Benjamin Boahen*||HND (Mechanical Eng.), KsTU,||Technician and Research Assistant|