London: UK hosts African Ministers to the first ever UK-Africa Renewable Energy Ministerial Symposium...

The UK's Department for International Trade (DIT) on Friday, 3rd December 2020, hosted the first ever UK-Africa Renewable Energy Ministerial Symposium to deepen UK-Africa collaboration in the renewable...

Dutch group hired for a natural gas project in Mozambique

The Smit Lamnalco group has been hired to provide integrated maritime services for the installation of a floating liquefied natural gas unit in the Area 4 block of the...

Namibia: Fuel prices to increase

Fuel prices will increase as of midnight on Wednesday when petrol will increase by N$1 per litre (p/l) and diesel by 70 cents p/l. This increase means the fuel...

Zutari co-creates integrated solutions to address energy security.

Increasing electricity tariffs and ongoing load shedding has resulted in a lot of interest from private-sector clients to guarantee their energy security independent of electricity utility Eskom,...

Mozambique: Mozambique and Total sign security pact for natural gas project.

The government of Mozambique has signed a security pact with Total to support the development of the US $20bn Mozambique LNG project amid an insurgency linked to Islamic...

Germany: German government and states seal coal exit support deal for mining regions.

German coal regions will finally be able to use state support funds from the landmark phase-out agreement to help with their transition away from the fossil fuel....

REFINERY NEWS ROUNDUP: Planned and unplanned works in Africa

Planned and unplanned turnarounds remained in focus in Africa, while in other news crude processed at Sogara, Gabon's sole refinery, fell sharply. Sogara processed 243,340 mt (9760 b/d) of crude...

South Africa: Africa Oil Announces Second Significant Discovery on Block 11B/12B Offshore South Africa.

Africa Oil Corp. (“AOI”, “Africa Oil” or “the Company”) is pleased to announce a significant gas condensate discovery on the Luiperd prospect located on Block 11B/12B offshore...

Oil prices and Aramco IPO raise stakes for OPEC cuts

PEC officials have played down the prospect of deeper crude oil production cuts. Demand may be picking up and US shale producers are finally feeling the pinch. However, tepid...

Zimbabwe: Makomo seeks funding for conveyor belt project.

COAL miner, Makomo Resources, has expressed readiness to supply the Hwange Units 7 and 8 expansion project, and plans to construct a conveyor belt to the power...