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BW Energy announces provisional exploration licence award offshore Gabon

10-12-2021 | 15:23:47
BW Energy announced it has been provisionally awarded operatorship of two blocks in the 12th Offshore Licensing Round in Gabon. The award by the Direction Generale des Hydrocarbures (DGH) in Gabon is subject to finalising the PSC with the DGH.

ADM Energy completes lifting at Aje Field Nigeria

10-12-2021 | 09:50:34
ADM Energy PLC , a natural resources investing company, has announced the completion of the 16th Lifting at the Aje Field, part of OML 113 offshore Nigeria.

Senegal places local content at the center of the country’s energy sector agenda

10-11-2021 | 11:50:00
The Senegalese government has introduced a domestic-approach to energy sector development, placing local content as a key driver of industry success.

Dana Gas’s KRI and Egypt collections almost doubled in 9M 2021

10-08-2021 | 08:02:00
Dana Gas announced that its 9M 2021 collections from the Kurdistan Region of Iraq (KRI) and Egypt have increased 102% year-on-year to $256 million (AED 938mm) from $127 million (AED 466mm) in the same period the previous year.

Sun Africa to invest $1.5 billion in renewables in Angola

10-01-2021 | 12:16:00
Angola has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Sun Africa and U.S.-based AfricaGlobal Schaffer for a $1.5 Billion mini-grid project to supply solar electricity and drinking water in Angola.

Global energy dialogue to promote the role of natural gas in Africa

10-01-2021 | 12:07:00
With climate change and the reduction in greenhouse gas emissions a key topic in global energy dialogue, stakeholders and policymakers have been engaging in a debate on the role of natural gas in the world’s energy future.

African Energy Chamber and Nigerian government partnership targets investments in oil resources

10-01-2021 | 11:24:14
The African Energy Chamber has entered into agreements with the Nigerian government in order to attract new investment into the nation's rich oil resources.

ReconAfrica granted one year extension of first renewal period for PEL 73 licence in Namibia

09-30-2021 | 08:27:00
ReconAfrica and its joint venture partner NAMCOR (the state oil company of Namibia) announced the Ministry of Mines and Energy has granted approval of a one year extension on the First Renewal Period from 29 January 2022 to 29 January 2023.

PGS 3D data covers Angola 2021 offshore licensing

09-30-2021 | 08:19:52
PGS has 3D seismic data acquired in partnership with Agência Nacional de Petróleo, Gás e Biocombustíveis (ANPG), covering most of the available opportunities in the Angola 2021 bid round for offshore Kwanza and Lower Congo Basin.

Eni achieves startup from Cabaça North development project offshore Angola

09-29-2021 | 14:43:00
Eni started production from Cabaça North development project, in Block 15/06 of the Angolan deep offshore, via the Armada Olombendo Floating Production Storage and Offloading (FPSO) vessel.

Shell completes sale of Western Desert assets in Egypt to Cheiron Petroleum Corporation and Cairn Energy

09-24-2021 | 15:55:22
Shell Egypt N.V. and Shell Austria GmbH, subsidiaries of Royal Dutch Shell (Shell), have completed the sale of their upstream assets in Egypt’s Western Desert to a consortium made up of subsidiaries of Cheiron Petroleum Corporation and Cairn Energy.

Aminex announces award of Ntorya seismic acquisition contract in Tanzania

09-24-2021 | 15:49:46
Africa-focused oil and gas company Aminex announced that the Ruvuma joint venture has awarded the seismic acquisition contract to Africa Geophysical Services (AGS).

Chariot signs well services contract with Halliburton for Anchois gas appraisal well offshore Morocco

09-23-2021 | 12:26:00
Chariot, the Africa focused transitional energy company, announced it has signed a binding letter of intent with Halliburton, for services on Chariot’s planned Anchois gas appraisal well within the Lixus licence, offshore Morocco.

Technip Energies partners with NPCC to advance energy transition in the UAE and MENA region

09-22-2021 | 08:57:07
Technip Energies and National Petroleum Construction Company, NPCC, a subsidiary of National Marine Dredging company, have signed an MoU to advance energy transition in the UAE and countries in the MENA region.

[South Africa] Sasol, Haldor Topsøe expand G2L licensing collaboration to grow sustainable synthetic fuels and chemicals globally

09-17-2021 | 09:17:00
Haldor Topsøe and Sasol have expanded their G2L collaboration to jointly license and develop their technologies for sustainable liquid fuels and chemicals production through Fischer-Tropsch (FT) technology.