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EBRD and Crédit du Maroc boost green economy and value chains in Morocco
11-02-2020 | 14:26:00
Small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in Morocco will benefit from an EBRD credit line of up to €20 million to Crédit du Maroc dedicated to green investment and the development of value chains.
EIB finances the upgrade and expansion of Alexandria West WWTP, Egypt
11-02-2020 | 06:07:00
The EIB has signed a financing agreement of EUR 120 million with the Arab Republic of Egypt to support the expansion and upgrade of the Alexandria West Waste Water Treatment Plant (WWTP).
Eni Ghana and World Bank sign MoU on clean cooking
10-02-2020 | 10:28:00
Eni Ghana and the World Bank have signed an MoU to develop initiatives to promote access to improved domestic wood fuel cook stoves, resulting in reduced exposure to unhealthy wood-smoke and decreased pressure on the depletion of forest resources.
EmNEW signs agreement to seek renewable energy solutions for humanitarian operations in Ethiopia
07-02-2020 | 15:59:00
Empower New Energy has partnered with the Norwegian Refugee Council to seek sustainable solutions for replacing fossil fuels with renewable solar energy in Ethiopia.
Efacec wins contract to build and operate solar photovoltaic plant in Mozambique
07-02-2020 | 15:21:29
Efacec was selected for the engineering, purchase and construction (EPC) contract for operation and maintenance (O&M), of a 41 MWp solar plant, located in Metoro, northern Mozambique.
EBRD, QNB Alahli boost green investments and small firms in Egypt
07-02-2020 | 14:55:00
The EBRD is boosting small businesses and green investments in Egypt with a US$ 82 million financial package to QNB Alahli, one of the country’s largest commercial banks, for on-lending to local enterprises.
Azito Energie reaches financial close for its 253 MW expansion in Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire
06-02-2020 | 07:33:00
Globeleq and IPS (West Africa) announced that their subsidiary, Azito Energie SA has reached financial close on its 253 MW expansion of the existing Azito gas-fired power plant near Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire.
Nexans, ENGIE partner for photovoltaic solar power plant services in Mohammedia factory, Morocco
06-02-2020 | 06:42:00
Nexans and ENGIE signed a 15-year contract for the design, implementation, provision, servicing and maintenance of a rooftop photovoltaic plant in Mohammedia factory, with an installed capacity of 2.5 MW.
African Development Fund approves $34.7 million for renewable energy in Liberia
05-02-2020 | 09:03:00
The African Development Fund (ADF) has approved a $34.74 million grant and loan to boost renewable energy access and promote an attractive investment climate in Liberia.
World Bank funds Lesotho, boosts efforts to improve electricity access
04-02-2020 | 12:52:00
Thousands of Basotho living in rural and peri-urban areas will have better access to reliable and affordable electricity as a result of $40 million in new financing from the World Bank’s International Development Association.
ECOWAS, World Bank collaborate on securitisation of payments related to cross-border power trade in West Africa
04-02-2020 | 11:16:00
Ministers in charge of Energy from Six Member States of ECOWAS and the World Bank met in Côte d’Ivoire to collaborate and adopt a policy on the Securitisation of Payments Related to Cross-Border Power Trade in West Africa.
DRC partners with AVZ Power to refurbish Mpiana-Mwanga hydro-electric power station
04-02-2020 | 08:26:00
AVZ Minerals announces that its subsidiary AVZ Power, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the DRC Ministry of Hydraulic Resources and Energy to investigate refurbishment of the MpianaMwanga hydro-electric power station.
Schneider Electric, Qbera Capital partner to provide solar energy in Sub Saharan Africa
04-02-2020 | 07:59:00
Schneider Electric Solar has entered into a strategic alliance with Qbera Capital, a leading asset management & independent advisory firm, to further support solar energy growth across selected frontier & emerging markets.
IRENA, Burkina Faso discuss opportunities for accelerated renewable energy deployment
29-01-2020 | 12:48:00
The Director-General IRENA and the President of Burkina Faso met at the IRENA headquarters in Abu Dhabi and discussed opportunities for accelerated renewable energy deployment in Burkina Faso.
Gigawatt Global begins construction on Burundi’s grid-connected solar field
28-01-2020 | 09:19:00
Gigawatt Global’s 7.5MW solar plant in Burundi becomes the first grid-connected project supported by the Renewable Energy Performance Platform (REPP) to begin full construction.
Bboxx partners with DRC for affordable, reliable and clean electricity to 10 million people by 2024
24-01-2020 | 11:43:00
Bboxx, a British next generation utility company signed a memorandum of understanding with the Government of the Democratic Republic of Congo to bring affordable, reliable and clean electricity to 10 million citizens by 2024.
Globeleq to develop renewable energy project in Togo
24-01-2020 | 07:29:00
Globeleq, the leading independent power producer in sub-Saharan Africa, has signed a joint development agreement with the Togolese government to develop a utility-scale renewable energy project.
[South Africa] Pragasen Naidoo appointed new CEO, PetroSA
23-01-2020 | 10:01:00
The PetroSA Board announces the appointment of Mr. Pragasen Naidoo as a new Group CEO, subject to transitional arrangement with Central Energy Fund.
The UK invests over £50 million for clean energy projects across Africa
22-01-2020 | 10:57:00
The UK has invested millions in clean energy projects across Africa, to support the continent's growing energy needs.
[Nigeria] TCN successfully installs, commissions new power transformer in Delta State
22-01-2020 | 08:57:00
The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) has successfully completed the installation and commissioning of yet another power transformer, this time in its Asaba Transmission Substation, Delta State.
PASH Global invests in solar photovoltaic farm project in Mali
21-01-2020 | 14:35:23
PASH Global has acquired a 49.9 percent share in the solar photovoltaic (pv) farm project in Mali being developed by independent renewable energy power producer Akuo Energy.
World Bank reiterates support to Egypt's development priorities
21-01-2020 | 13:31:46
A World Bank Group delegation of Executive Directors concluded a four-day visit to Egypt and expressed its commitment to continue supporting Egypt's development priorities.
Proparco finances Metier's investment fund for sustainable energy infrastructure in Africa
21-01-2020 | 10:47:00
Through a USD 10 million commitment to Metier Sustainable Capital International Fund II, Proparco has pledged its continuous support of renewable energy, resource efficiency and energy efficiency projects in Africa.
FAR secures $300 million credit for Sangomar field, offshore Senegal
21-01-2020 | 07:37:00
FAR has taken the Final Investment Decision and received final credit approvals for an underwritten $300 million senior secured reserve-based lending facility for the Sangomar Field Development offshore Senegal.
Egypt, Ethiopia and Sudan reach Blue Nile tripartite agreement
17-01-2020 | 12:45:00
Ministers from Egypt, Ethiopia and Sudan reached a long-awaited agreement on the operation of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam, which will represent the largest hydropower project on the continent upon completion.
Ghana gets €250 million from Germany to upgrade electricity transmission infrastructure
17-01-2020 | 08:38:00
The Government of Ghana received, as part of Germany’s Compact with Africa programme, €250 million from the Government of the Federal Republic of Germany to upgrade and expand the country’s electricity transmission infrastructure.
Standard Bank sponsors multilateral UK-Africa Investment Summit
17-01-2020 | 06:13:00
Standard Bank, Africa’s largest banking group by assets, is partnering with the UK Government to sponsor the inaugural UK-Africa Investment Summit, to be held in London on 20 January 2020.
Vivo Energy Mauritius gets triple ISO certification, the highest distinction given to any company
16-01-2020 | 14:34:00
Vivo Energy Mauritius has been awarded ISO 45001: 2018 certification for its depots, the latest international standard which establishes requirements in terms of health and safety at work.
EBRD becomes shareholder in Egypt’s Infinity Energy
16-01-2020 | 09:27:00
The EBRD is investing US$ 60 million to become a shareholder in Infinity Energy S.A.E., one of Egypt’s leading private energy companies through the issuance of new shares.
Liverpool engineers help African nations shift towards clean energy
16-01-2020 | 08:45:11
Clarke Energy, a Liverpool engineering company is helping African businesses reduce carbon emissions thanks to innovative hybrid engines.
ADFD inks three loan agreements worth $33 million with three African countries
15-01-2020 | 12:08:00
Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD), the leading national entity for economic development aid, formalised three loan agreements valued at US$33 million (AED121 million) with the Governments of Togo, Niger and Liberia.
AfDB sponsored Off-Grid Energy Access Fund reaches final equity close
13-01-2020 | 09:10:00
The Facility for Energy Inclusion’s Off-Grid Energy Access Fund (FEI OGEF) has reached a final equity close with $59 million in committed equity capital and $36 million debt facilities, to support innovative, off-grid energy access companies.
[Gabon] VAALCO Etame well completed, placed on higher than anticipated production rate
09-01-2020 | 11:28:00
VAALCO Energy announces that the Etame 11h development well has been successfully completed and placed on production at higher than anticipated rate.
AfDB approves $20m investment in Metier Fund to support renewable energy in Sub-Saharan Africa
08-01-2020 | 08:08:00
The AfDB has approved a $20 million investment in the Metier Sustainable Capital International Fund II, which channels funds to renewable energy and resource-efficient infrastructure projects across Sub-Saharan Africa.
SDX reserves upgraded at South Disouq, Egypt
08-01-2020 | 07:58:00
SDX announces that its reserves at South Disouq have been upgraded by 35% to gross 89 BCFE from gross 66 BCFE.
Zenith to provide secured loan facility to Anglo African Oil & Gas, Congo
07-01-2020 | 12:22:00
Zenith Energy announces that it has reached an agreement to provide a secured loan facility to Anglo African Oil & Gas (AAOG) for a total amount of £250,000.
AfDB approves $100m to hydro-power project to benefit over 2 million people in Madagascar
19-12-2019 | 13:50:00
The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank (AfDB) approved a Partial Risk Guarantee (PRG) of $100 million to support the Sahofika hydro-power project in Madagascar.
EBRD supports climate finance, entrepreneurship and employment for young people in Egypt
19-12-2019 | 12:23:00
Small and medium-sized enterprises in Egypt will benefit from a US$ 150 million financing package from the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) to the National Bank of Egypt (NBE).
[Nigeria] Rensource secures $20m in Series A financing to power SME productivity
19-12-2019 | 10:35:00
Rensource, a company that provides energy and tech-enabled value services has announced the completion of a $20 million equity financing round.
Equatorial Guinea expects major oil & gas investments in 2020
17-12-2019 | 09:49:00
Equatorial Guinea’s Ministry of Mines and Hydrocarbons has concluded its evaluation of work programs and budget meetings of multiple oil blocks in the country, corresponding to the 2020 fiscal year, which has yielded many successful results.
BP confirms potential gas resources offshore Mauritania and Senegal
17-12-2019 | 06:10:04
BP announced that its recent three-well drilling campaign offshore Mauritania and Senegal has further confirmed the world-class scale of the gas resource in the region.
AfDB, AUDA-NEPAD to roll-out a continent-wide electricity market Masterplan
12-12-2019 | 14:08:00
The African Development Bank (AfDB) and the African Union Development Agency (AUDA-NEPAD) have agreed to jointly develop a blueprint for a pan-continental electricity network and market.
ADF commits $7.6bn in support of Africa’s low-income, fragile, countries
12-12-2019 | 09:59:00
Donors of the African Development Fund (ADF) agreed to commit $7.6 billion to speed up growth in Africa’s poorest nations and help lift millions out of poverty.
Eni, ETAP inaugurate new photovoltaic plant in Tunisia
12-12-2019 | 07:53:00
Eni Tunisia inaugurated a new photovoltaic plant in partnership with the national company, Entreprise Tunisienne d’Activités Pétrolières (ETAP).
[South Africa] Sasol, Topsoe partner to offer single point licenses for proven GTL solutions
12-12-2019 | 07:32:00
Sasol and Haldor Topsoe announced that they have entered into a collaboration agreement to jointly license their Gas-To-Liquid (GTL) technologies.
ENGIE inaugurates Egypt’s largest wind farm
12-12-2019 | 05:42:00
ENGIE and its consortium partners inaugurated the 262.5 MW Ras Ghareb wind park, Egypt’s first private and largest wind farm.
Africa Energy starts seismic operations offshore South Africa
12-12-2019 | 05:34:04
Africa Energy Corp., an oil and gas company with exploration assets offshore South Africa and Namibia, announces the start of new marine seismic acquisition programs on Block 11B/12B offshore South Africa.
Senegal leads opportunity boom in the MSGBC Basin
11-12-2019 | 13:56:00
In the context of what PwC’s Africa oil & gas review 2019 describes as an exciting growth phase for the continent fuelled by large oil and gas discoveries and subsequent increased investor appetite, the MSGBC Basin shines through.
DOF Subsea secures integrated FSV contract in Africa
11-12-2019 | 13:22:58
Norway’s DOF Subsea has entered into a 2 month long contract with an international energy client in Africa.
USTDA advances petrochemicals development in Egypt
10-12-2019 | 12:36:00
The U.S. Trade and Development Agency awarded a feasibility study grant to the Egyptian Petrochemicals Holding Company (Echem), for what will be Egypt’s first polyoxymethylene (POM) plant.
DBSA concludes $81.30m loan facility with Mozambique’s EDM
10-12-2019 | 09:38:00
The Development Bank of Southern Africa (DBSA) has provided finance to the Government of Mozambique's national energy utility, Electricidade De Mocambique, EDM.
TDB, EIB deepen partnership with $120m 15-year SME, climate action facility in Eastern, Southern Africa
10-12-2019 | 06:55:00
The Trade and Development Bank (TDB) and the European Investment Bank (EIB), signed a USD 120 million 15-year SME and climate action facility to grow the relationship between the Eastern and Southern African countries.
World Bank approves action plan following inspection panel investigation of Uganda energy, water projects
10-12-2019 | 06:25:00
The World Bank considered a Management Report and approved a Management Action Plan that respond to an independent Inspection Panel investigation of the Uganda Energy.
All On and The Rockefeller Foundation launch hub to support off-grid entrepreneurs in Nigeria
09-12-2019 | 08:30:00
The Rockefeller Foundation and All On, a Nigerian off-grid energy impact investment company funded by Shell, have announced the launch of the All On Hub,
PetroNor, Yinka Folawiyo Petroleum partner to manage Aje field offshore Nigeria
05-12-2019 | 10:47:00
PetroNor announces that it has finalised and entered into separate investment and shareholders agreement with the OML 113 operator, Yinka Folawiyo Petroleum (“YFP”) to manage Aje oil and gas field, offshore Nigeria.
Vivo Energy Morocco appoints George Roberts new Managing Director
05-12-2019 | 10:23:39
Vivo Energy Maroc, the company in charge of the marketing and distribution of Shell brand fuels and lubricants in Morocco and Butagaz brand Liquefied Petroleum Gas, appointed George Roberts to be the new Managing Director, effective 1, 2019
AfDB approves €48,82 million for Desert to Power Yeleen programme to increase solar generation in Burkina Faso
05-12-2019 | 07:46:00
The African Development Bank (AfDB) has approved a €48,82 million loan to the Government of Burkina Faso for the Yeleen solar plant, intended to boost national power supply.
[Gabon] Vaalco’s Etame development well completed, placed on higher than expected rate
03-12-2019 | 14:16:00
VAALCO, Houston, USA based, independent energy company announces Etame 9H development well has been successfully completed and placed on production at higher than anticipated rate.
MafAfrique, Unet Energia of Italy to explore Africa’s energy market
03-12-2019 | 06:43:00
MafAfrique and Unet Energia Italiana will be jointly exploring the Africa’s emerging energy opportunities within the first half of 2020.
Trade mission whets South African business people for Mozambique's mega gas projects
03-12-2019 | 06:18:00
A week-long Outward Trade and Investment Mission to Pemba and Maputo in Mozambique has whetted the appetite of South African business people for mega gas projects plans.
South African Airways welcomes the scaling up of sustainable local fuel supply
03-12-2019 | 05:55:00
SAA has launched project Reya Fofa, a follow up to project Solaris which made SAA and Mango Airlines be the first airlines in Africa to operate commercial flights, powered by sustainable aviation fuel produced from nicotine-free tobacco plant.
Equatorial Guinea to construct a gas megahub project
27-11-2019 | 14:42:35
Equatorial Guinea’s government has announced its plans to construct a natural gas megahub project.
EDF becomes a strategic shareholder of KarmSolar, Egypt
27-11-2019 | 10:30:00
EDF Renewables, the renewable energy subsidiary of EDF Group and KarmSolar, a developer and supplier of solar power in Egypt, are entering into a strategic partnership in the development of distributed solar in Egypt.
EBRD steps up support for greener oil and gas sector in Egypt with $50 million loan
27-11-2019 | 08:32:04
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) has supported the modernisation of Egypt’s oil industry with a $50 million loan to upgrade the oil refinery owned by Suez Oil Processing Company.
EBRD supports access to renewable energy in Egypt with €182.9 million loan
27-11-2019 | 08:07:00
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) has supported the development of a more resilient and robust electricity grid across Egypt with a €182.9 million loan to the Egyptian Electricity Transmission Company.
AfDB approves $400 million in support of Mozambique’s ambition to become global LNG player
26-11-2019 | 14:48:00
The African Development Bank (AfDB) has approved a long-term Senior Loan of $ 400 million to support the building of an integrated Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) plant, including a liquifaction facility in Mozambique.
U.S. commits $430 million in insurance to natural gas project in Egypt
26-11-2019 | 09:53:00
The CEO of the U.S. International Development Finance Corporation (DFC), announced a commitment to provide $430 million in insurance to advance energy security in Egypt.
TGS commences Senegal 3D survey, offshore North-West Africa
26-11-2019 | 07:07:00
TGS is commencing a new seismic survey in the MSGBC Basin, offshore north-west Africa.
[Column] Taru Madangombe: Smart cities embrace fourth industrial revolution
22-11-2019 | 13:04:00
Smart cities rely on smart grid technology that includes traditional and renewable energy sources in its mix of power supply.
Green Climate Fund, AfDB partner to increase renewable power in Zambia
21-11-2019 | 10:21:00
The Green Climate Fund (GCF) and the African Development Bank (AfDB) are working together to support a USD 154.0 million renewable energy financing framework in Zambia.
[Ghana] Yinson raises USD800m through refinancing deal for FPSO John Agyekum Kufuor
21-11-2019 | 07:26:00
Yinson has sealed a USD800 million refinancing agreement with 13 local and global banks to refinance FPSO John Agyekum Kufuor, Yinson’s vessel which is currently operating in OCTP Block, offshore Ghana.
[South Africa] Sasol, Enaex successfully negotiates explosives business deal, harnesses direct foreign investment
20-11-2019 | 10:07:00
Sasol and Enaex have successfully completed negotiations, whereafter an application to the Competition Commission will be submitted for approval of the proposed joint venture.
Côte d’Ivoire joins World Bank’s scaling solar program to develop clean energy
19-11-2019 | 06:19:00
The World Bank Group, through its Scaling Solar program, and the Government of Côte d’Ivoire have signed an agreement to help Côte d’Ivoire develop its supply of affordable, reliable clean energy.
[Nigeria] NNPC secures $1.16m grant for 1,350MW Abuja power plant
18-11-2019 | 08:49:21
The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation and the United States Trade and Development Agency have concluded arrangements to sign a $1.16 million grant as part funding for the NNPC-Abuja Independent Power Project.
[South Africa] DBSA, ENH join forces to grow region’s new gas market
14-11-2019 | 12:24:00
The DBSA and Mozambique’s national oil and gas company, Empresa Nacional De Hidrocarbonetos (ENH), will host a ministerial dinner to discuss ways of unlocking the economic and social development of the region’s gas sector.
South Africa, Nigeria can complement each other, grow economies together, Trade Minister
14-11-2019 | 07:05:00
With South Africa’s know-how and experience in infrastructure development projects and Nigeria's opportunities in different parts of the chain-value, both countries can complement and learn from each other and grow their economies together.
SDX Energy commences production at South Disouq concession, Egypt
13-11-2019 | 10:47:00
SDX Energy, the MENA-focused oil and gas company, is pleased to announce the commencement of production from its operated South Disouq concession in Egypt.
Power Africa and Africa50 partner to implement energy and transmission projects
13-11-2019 | 09:12:00
Power Africa and Africa50 have signed an MOU for a new partnership focused on attracting power sector financing and developing innovative public private partnership models in sub-Saharan Africa.
Vivo Energy Morocco, Myher Holding partner to accelerate distribution activities in the southern region
12-11-2019 | 11:20:00
Vivo Energy Morocco and Myher Holding announce their partnership in the company Sopétrole to accelerate the deployment of their distribution activities in the Provinces of southern Morocco.
UNIDO, partners rolls out 500,000 clean cook stoves in Tanzania
12-11-2019 | 10:48:00
The United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) and its partners initiated the roll-out of 500,000 ethanol cook stoves to households in various wards of Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.
USD 30 million European Investment Bank backing for telecom project in Guinea
12-11-2019 | 08:10:00
The European Investment Bank (EIB) confirmed its support to transformational telecom investment across Guinea.
African Development Bank to launch the 2019 Electricity Regulatory Index in South Africa
12-11-2019 | 07:17:00
The African Development Bank will officially launch its Electricity Regulatory Index (ERI) 2019 at this year’s Africa Investment Forum, Africa’s premier investment marketplace, currently underway in Johannesburg, South Africa.
South African Aberdare Cables seeks to supply Nigeria with quality cables and transformers
12-11-2019 | 06:58:00
The Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape-based cables and transformers for electricity manufacturer, Aberdare Cables is seeking to supply Nigeria with quality cables and transformers at a competitive price.
Greenlight Planet partners with African telcos to reach 600 million consumers without electricity access
08-11-2019 | 11:54:06
Greenlight Planet, a player in the rapidly expanding pay-as-you-go (PAYG) solar industry has partnered with major telecom operators in Africa.
South Africa has adequate oil and gas expertise to service Africa and compete with the world, Oil & Gas Chief
07-11-2019 | 13:03:00
The Acting Chief Executive Officer of the South African Oil & Gas Alliance is confident that South Africa has amassed adequate oil and gas expertise that will enable the country to service both Southern Africa and the rest of the world.
Vivo Energy Uganda expands Shell network countywide
07-11-2019 | 10:45:26
Vivo Energy Uganda announced the addition of 16 new Shell service stations, expanding the Shell network countrywide and bringing the total number of service stations in Uganda to 152.
ACWA signs Power Purchase Agreement for 200 MW photovoltaic plant in Egypt
06-11-2019 | 09:38:00
ACWA Power has signed a Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) with the Government of Egypt to develop, finance, construct and operate the Kom Ombo photovoltaic plant, which will yield a capacity of 200 MW.
[Egypt] Orascom announces full commercial operation of Ras Ghareb wind farm
06-11-2019 | 07:37:00
Orascom Construction has announced that the construction and commissioning at Ras Ghareb Wind Energy project in Egypt is complete 45 days ahead of schedule.
Africa Oil enters amended agreement to increase interest in deepwater Nigeria fields
06-11-2019 | 06:56:00
Africa Oil announces that it has entered into an amendment to the share purchase agreement between Petrobras International and Petrovida Holding, to acquire an ownership interest in Petrobras Oil and Gas.
[Kenya] OLA Energy launches new fuel formulation
06-11-2019 | 06:26:00
Oil marketer OLA Energy (formerly OiLibya) has launched a new fuel formulation as part of its growth and rebrand strategy in Kenya.
Noble Energy amends gas sales contracts with Dolphinus, increases sales volumes in Egypt
05-11-2019 | 06:25:00
Noble Energy announced that the Company and its partners have amended their agreements for the sale of natural gas to Dolphinus Holdings from the Leviathan and Tamar fields.
Bernard Ngugi appointed Managing Director & CEO, Kenya Power
04-11-2019 | 09:55:00
The Kenya Power Board of Directors has appointed Bernard Ngugi as the Managing Director & Chief Executive Officer of the Company.
​Shearwater awarded South Africa seismic project by Total
04-11-2019 | 09:11:44
Shearwater GeoServices has been given a conditional letter of award for a 2D seismic acquisition and fast-track processing project by Total E&P South Africa B.V.
EU and partners take work of African Renewable Energy Initiative forward
04-11-2019 | 07:27:16
The African Renewable Energy Initiative (AREI) and the OECD hosted a two-day meeting in Paris with a focus on how the private sector can help boost renewable energy investments in Africa.
EXIM approves $86m commitment to support U.S. aid in Senegal's renewable energy sector
01-11-2019 | 15:10:00
The EXIM Bank approved a preliminary commitment of approximately $86 million to support U.S. exports of services, electrical and renewable-energy equipment in Senegal.
African Development Bank approve $115 billion increase in capital, signals strong support
01-11-2019 | 14:44:00
Governors of the AfDB representing shareholders from 80 countries approved a landmark $115 billion increase in capital.
LEKOIL pays license extension fee offshore Nigeria
01-11-2019 | 08:43:46
LEKOIL, the oil and gas exploration and development company with a focus on West Africa, announces that it has paid the US$7.5 million license extension fee for OPL 310 ("the Block") as mandated by the Government of Nigeria.
VAALCO aims for additional production in Gabon
30-10-2019 | 14:34:00
VAALCO has begun drilling the Etame 9H horizontal development well targeting the Gamba formation as earlier planned and if successful, the Etame 9H well is expected to result in additional production coming online in December.
Off-grid sanitation technology to increase use of innovation for better services in South Africa
29-10-2019 | 09:55:00
Innovative off-grid sanitation technology is among the innovations that could be used at municipal level to give residents across South Africa's equitable access to basic services.
DOF Subsea secures contracts in Africa
29-10-2019 | 07:10:00
DOF Subsea has secured 2 contracts totaling more than 160 vessel days for Skandi Seven and Skandi Skansen in Africa.