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...

United States: US oil prices turn negative as demand dries up

The price of US oil has turned negative for the first time in history. That means oil producers are paying buyers to take the commodity off their hands over fears...

Mozambique entice global investors with scale of LNG opportunity

Mozambique is officially positioning itself as the world’s next big global energy play. With 150 trillion cubic feet of liquefied natural gas (LNG) reserves, equivalent to 24 billion barrels...

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 remain unchanged for October

WINDHOEK – The Ministry of Mines and Energy has confirmed that fuel pump prices for October will remain unchanged. This means that fuel pump prices at Walvis Bay will...

South Africa: South Africa’s Standard Bank takes first step away from coal, will stop...

South Africa’s Standard Bank will not fund any new coal-fired power plant projects, but will continue to provide finance to thermal coal mining projects and companies if...

South Africa: Energas positioned to meet increasing demand for HFO storage and distribution facilities

Amid the rising demand for Heavy Fuel Oil (HFO) storage facilities, understanding the correct procedure for storing and handling HFO is extremely important. Having overseen the design, manufacture, assembly,...

Hitachi ABB Power Grids launches open and scalable ecosystem for digitalisation of transformers.

The manufacturer-agnostic TXpert™ Ecosystem to enable millions of dollars in savings through greater flexibility, efficiency and resilience in electricity networks Hitachi ABB Power Grids...

Indonesia: Wärtsilä to add 128 MW of flexible baseload power to enable Indonesian mine...

The technology group Wärtsilä has received contracts for a 128 MW power plant in Indonesia. The plant has been ordered by PT Freeport Indonesia, one of the...

South Africa: Gas-to-power options emerge on SA energy scene.

As South Africa races against the clock to fill an electricity supply gap of some 2,000 MW between 2019 and 2022, gas-to-power projects will play a significant...