Banks to provide soft loans for beneficiaries of solar panel distribution program

| Updated Mar 25, 2017 at 3:00am



Following the low patronage of the 200,000 solar panels by the Energy Commission, banks are being engaged to provide soft loans to applicants who have halted proceedings mid-way.

The Principal Programme Officer, Renewable Energy at the Commission, Frederick Appiah who spoke to Radio Ghana said as at mid-December last year, 2,010 people had applied out of which one thousand four hundred and seventy -four have been approved but only five hundred and seventy -two have had their solar panels installed.