How to Buy ECG Prepaid With Mobile Money

The frustration that sometimes comes with the use of prepaid meter in ghana is unbearable especially if you live at a location where there exists no ECG outlet.

Most users travel a long distance and go to stand in a queue before they get to buy their ECG prepaid recharge.

If you are using the Prepaid meter, and looking for the easiest way to avoid the long queues by purchasing your ECG prepaid right from your smartphone using the ghana’s fasters growing payment methods(mobile money), then we got you covered.

In this article, we will show you to How to Buy ECG Prepaid With Mobile Money.

There are quite a number of ways you can use to buy your ECG prepaid and postpaid recharges using mobile money, You can use the default MTN Pay Bills menu, or use a third-party app on the smartphone for that. This post shall only cover the second process.

Let’s Begin.

For the fastest way to buy prepaid with mobile money using the new ECG app, read this: ECG Mobile App: How To Download ECG Power On Android & iPhone.

How to Buy ECG Prepaid With Mobile Money using a third-party app

There are quite some useful smartphone apps developed to help achieve this goal. Many of these apps are free and can be downloaded from the Google play store and AppStore. As a user, you can buy your ECG Prepaid from these apps with just a few clicks of buttons.

In this post, we are going to pick three of the most useful apps among the ECG prepaid apps on the play store and AppStore.The name of these apps are: Epower, E-prepaid, and ECG Power.


It’s a mobile application that expedites the purchases of prepaid and postpaid electricity and water anywhere in Ghana, at any time and any day.

Using this app, you only provide your meter ID or account number and the amount you want to buy for the purchase to be effected.

ECG Ghana

You have no worries of not getting the credit since the whole process is automated and there are readily available teams to help in case you encounter any problem. no stress in getting your light and water back when you fall short of credit.

To buy ECG Prepaid With Mobile Money, follow the steps below:

  1. First, download the app from the google play store or tap here to download.
    Now open the app and signup for an account as a new user.
  2. To signup, you’ll need to provide your Full Name, Email Address, Phone number, and a password.
  3. Once you’ve successfully signup, you’ll be displayed with the app interface. Here, you’ll see the main menus where you got to choose the option you want.
  4. Since your goal is to buy ECG Prepaid, you select prepaid and then you will be asked to enter the meter Id, Amount you want to buy, Meter owner and the city/town located.
  5. Provide the required information and then finish up the process. Once everything goes right, you’ll have your meter topped up and from here, you can use your meter.


E-Prepaid is a simple and convenient way for users to buy electricity credit for their smart prepaid meters anytime, any day. E-Prepaid solves the problems of long queues and provides to the consumers the power to buy electricity credit any time of the day.

The app is developed by Origin, a Ghanaian consumer technology company, which seeks to help solve the hustle that Prepaid users go through before getting their power back. Installing and registration of this app is simple and self-explanatory. Get the app here and follow the self-explanatory steps to register and use the app.

ECG Power

its a mobile app developed by ghana electricity company to help users buy power anywhere at any time at an instant rate. With this app, you can check your consumption rate both on a daily and monthly basis following the periodic chart.

The only downside of this app is that it currently supports the following prepaid meters: Nuri (Kamstrup), Holley, Alpha, MBH and CLOU meters and all postpaid meters.

According to the developers,  plans are being taken to roll out other prepaid meters in subsequent updates of the app. So, for now, you can wait patiently as we bring to you more updates on these prepaid apps you can use to buy ECG power using mobile money.

Frequently Asked Questions about Buying ECG Prepaid With Mobile Money

How to buy ECG with Mobile Money?

To buy ECG with MoMo, download the ECG Mobile App, add your metre and select the amount (in GHS) that you want to top up with.

How can I check my Electricity Prepaid Balance?

To check the prepaid remaining on your ECG metre, open the app, choose the added metre and tap on “check balance”.

What metres support the ECG Prepaid App?

The new ECG Power app supports the Nuri (Kamstrup). Holley, Alpha, MBH and CLOU metres in Ghana.

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