How To Buy ECG Prepaid With Mobile Money

Buying ECG prepaid in Ghana shouldn’t be difficult since the Electricity Company Of Ghana has introduced the prepaid system, a fast and convenient way to buy ECG or electricity prepaid credits with your mobile money. Today, let’s find out with a step-by-step guide, how to successfully purchase your ECG prepaid credit with ease using mobile money in Ghana.

Buying ECG Prepaid With Mobile Money

Follow this guide as it will help you install the app you will require to buy ECG prepaid in Ghana as well as provide the guide to perform all transactions on the app easily.

Using The ECG Mobile App

This ECG Mobile App is meant for conveniently purchasing ECG prepaid and paying postpaid bills. It also allows you to view your power usage and notifies you of any ECG activity. Payment on the app can be made with MTN Mobile Money, Vodafone Cash, AT Cash, or any approved mobile money wallet.


This app can be used to buy prepaid credit anywhere and anytime. You can pay bills, and check power consumption among others on the app. You can study the trend of power consumption of your appliance both daily and monthly using periodic charts featured on the app.

How To Download The ECG Mobile App and Create an Account for Use 

Android users can get the app on Google Play Store and iOS users can get the app on Apple AppStore. After downloading the app, you can set up your account easily, and add your meter ID or number to complete account creation. After this, you can purchase the ECG prepaid credit using MTN mobile money or any other mobile wallet.

Using E-Power to Buy ECG Prepaid In Ghana

E-Power Is a mobile application set up by the ECG to make the purchase and payment of Electricity bills easier and more convenient. This app allows users to pay for ECG Prepaid and Postpaid bills as well as Water bills.

You can purchase the credit anytime and anywhere you find yourself with the E-power app, once you have money in your mobile money wallet. All you have to do is download the app from the PlayStore or the App Store and set it up with your account.

Steps To Use The ECG Power App:

  1. First, install the ECG power app from Google PlayStore or Apple AppStore.
  2. After downloading the app, create an account with your email, phone number, and preferred password.
  3. After successfully creating the account, Click on the plus (+) sign to add your meter name.
  4. If you have more than one meter, you can add the remaining meter names by clicking on the + sign to add.
  5. Experiencing difficulty in adding your meter? Wait for a while and try again. But if the error persists then restart your phone and try again.
  6. Now choose Top Up to add money to your account balance.
  7. Choose Pay Bills to pay your bills for the postpaid meters.
  8. Then confirm the payment via mobile money. By dialing *170#, then select option 6, then option 3, My approvals to approve payment.

Note: Individuals not using smartphones can make their purchase by dialing *226# and following the prompts.

Citizens have always asked for an improvement in the services ECG provides. So, as a state-owned company with the well-being of the citizens being a major concern, the Electricity Company of Ghana provided this avenue to purchase ECG power from the comfort of your home.