Takoradi International Company Limited (TICO)

Ghana Infrastructure

Takoradi International Company Limited is the owner of the Takoradi 2 power plant located near the town of Aboadze, just east of Takoradi in Western Ghana. It is a 220 megawatt simple cycle power plant and the project will provide additional electrical energy without needing any additional fuel.

We are invested in Takoradi International Company Limited (TICO) through Interact Climate Change Facility, which is managed by European Financing Partners. For further information on the fund, the fund manager, and the expected impact of the fund’s investment, click here.

Key facts


Since 2012, we’ve only invested in Africa and South Asia. Investments outside these regions are from our pre-2012 portfolio.

Africa, West Africa

We have seven priority sectors. However, we continue to invest outside these sectors, largely in the most challenging regions, as new investment supporting any sector helps to underpin the private sector, and create jobs and livelihoods for people.

Investment type

We provide capital in three broad ways: direct equity, debt, and intermediated equity (principally through investment funds).

Intermediated investment
Interact Climate Change Facility
Fund Manager:
European Financing Partners
Start date

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For funds, this is the date that CDC committed capital to the fund.

For underlying fund investments, this is the date that the fund invested capital into the business.e

December 2012

This is the investee company’s place of incorporation; or a fund’s jurisdiction.