skip to main content

COVID-19 Information and Guidance

Research Library

Center for Energy Studies



The Case for Transparency in Power Project Contracts: A Proposal for the Creation of Global Disclosure Standards and PPA Watch

Todd Moss

The Case for Transparency in Power Project Contracts: A Proposal for the Creation of Global Disclosure Standards and PPA Watch.

By Mohamed Rali BadissyCharles KennyTodd Moss

Secrecy in electricity generation contracts often results in both financial woes and inefficient, unreliable grid usage throughout Africa and around the world. Transparency in Power Purchase Agreements, however, can help "ultimately, to deliver cheaper and more reliable power for people and businesses," argues this Energy for Growth Hub report

Read the authors' blog post examining why publishing these PPAs is crucial for countries like Ghana.