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Resource: Libya’s Power Sector Briefing

As activity in Libya's hydrocarbon sector resumes, read more on how Africa's largest potential producer is harnessing its singular frontier potential to attract major operators and grow power generation, in a series of articles from the Africa Energy Series Special Report: Libya 2020. As domestic ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 4 days agoLink > AfricaAfrican EnergyEnergy +15

Foreign Investment is Vital for Africa’s Growth: We Must Do What We Can to Encourage It

By  NJ Ayuk, Executive Chairman, African Energy Chamber   NJ Ayuk, Executive Chairman of the African Energy Chamber, on fostering investment now and post-pandemic. Despite the COVID-19 pandemic, not all of the economic news in Africa has been negative. We continue to see promising developments. ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 20 days agoOpinion > AfricaAfrican EnergyAfrican Energy Chamber +23

Mozambique: Net Power Exporter

In celebration of the recipient of AOP's ‘Person of the Year Award', H.E. President Felipe Nyusi, we are running content from the Africa Energy Series Report 2020: Mozambique, which highlights Mozambique's gas revolution. H.E. Nyusi will receive the prestigious award at the Mozambique Gas & Power ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 1 month agoLink > MozambiqueMozambique Gas & PowerMGP2021 +19

South Korea is one of the world’s largest nuclear power producers

The new discovery, located in the Black Sea is an opportunity for Erdogan to change the narrative: claiming it as a historic step for domestic energy security and the fruits of an accelerating exploration drive that has put the country at loggerheads with its European neighbour(s). The details of ...

Hui Shan


Posted 2 months agoLink > Productionsupplygeneration +3

Large battery systems are often paired with renewable energy power plants

In the same year, the US leapfrogged Malaysia as the third largest LNG exporter in the world, and by 2025, its LNG production capacity could reach almost 15 bcf/d – eclipsing both Qatar and Australia. With its recent moves to tap into the vast natural gas resources in its offshore North Field and ...

Hui Shan


Posted 6 months agoLink > generationElectricityStorage +3

U.S. coal plant retirements linked to plants with higher operating costs

EIA's analysis did not cover the entire fleet of coal power plants in the United States because not all plants report their variable operating and maintenance costs to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) on FERC's Form 1, Electric Utility Annual Report, which was used as a basis of the ...

Hui Shan


Posted 11 months agoLink > generationCoalElectricity +2

Most utility-scale batteries in the United States are made of lithium-ion

At the end of 2018, the United States had 862 MW of operating utility-scale battery storage power capacity and 1,236 MWh of battery energy capacity. In 2017, two vanadium flow battery systems were installed in the United States, totaling 4.4 MW of power capacity and 16 MWh of energy capacity. As ...

Hui Shan


Posted 1 year agoLink > StorageElectricitypower plants +1

Total Acquires Two Gas Power Plants in France and Strengthens in Electricity Generation

Total announces that it has signed an agreement with KKR-Energas to acquire its two gas-fired combined cycle power plants (CCGT) in the North and East of France, which represent an electricity generation capacity of approximately 825 megawatts (MW). The transaction is subject to approval by the rel ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 2 years agoPress > TotalFrancepower plants +6

EthosEnergy Awarded Two Multi-Million Dollar Subcontracts by Siemens Korea

Seoul, KR – EthosEnergy has been awarded two multi-million dollar subcontracts by Siemens Korea (Siemens Ltd Seoul) for work at Taean and Dangjinpower plants. The subcontracts are for a generator stator rewind and upgrade for units 3 and 4 at the Taean Power Plant and Unit 1, 2 and 3 at the Dangji ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 2 years agoPress > EthosEnergySiemens Koreapower plants +1

Natural Gas Power Plants Purchase Fuel Using Different Types of Contracts

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, EIA-923 Annual Power Plant Operations Report Most natural gas-fired power plants in the continental United States fulfill all of their fuel requirements through firm contracts that obligate the natural gas producer and the pipeline operator t ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 2 years agoOpinion > natural gasEIAEnergy Information Administration EIA +4

Coal Stockpiles at U.S. Coal Power Plants Have Fallen Since Last Year

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, Electricity Monthly Update In August 2017, coal stockpiles at electric power plants were 144 million tons, the lowest monthly level since late 2014, according to EIA's Electric Power Monthly . Coal stockpiles at U.S. coal-fired power plant ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 3 years agoOpinion > EIAEnergy Information Administration EIAUnited States +2

Spark and Dark Spreads Indicate Profitability of Natural Gas, Coal Power Plants

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, based on price data from SNL Energy Relative profits for some natural gas- and coal-fired generators in several Midwestern and Mid-Atlantic states may have decreased since 2016 because of higher natural gas and coal prices and lower wholesale ele ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 3 years agoOpinion > EIAEnergy Information Administration EIAnatural gas +4