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Africa Oil & Power Releases Africa Energy Finance Report, Launches Dedicated Finance and Investment Event in 2021

Africa Oil & Power (AOP) has launched its Africa Energy Series: Africa Energy Finance 2020 digital report, as a tool to identify financing needs across the energy value chain.  The continent is projected to require $29-39 billion in annual investment to meet forecast energy demand and achieve ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 4 days agoPress > Africa Oil & PowerAOPAfrica +17

Libya Unites Large-Scale Production with Frontier Potential

Home to the largest recoverable reserves on the continent, Libya's vast and underexplored basins are sparking the interest of major operators, as the North African producer seeks to sustain oil output in the long-term. While Libya saw the temporary halt of its oil production earlier this year due ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 9 days agoLink > AfricaAfrican EnergyEnergy +24

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 9 days agoLink > AfricaAfrican EnergyEnergy +15

The DRC Spearheading Economic Diversification

According to a study ran by the BCC in 2017, the DRC faces major challenges to strengthening its financial system, encouraging private and individual investment, improving governance in the sector and increasing access to the formal and decentralized financial system. The government has generated ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 16 days agoLink > AfricaAfrican EnergyEnergy +21

To Achieve its Power Accessibility Goals, the DRC Must Develop its Gas Resources

By  NJ Ayuk, Executive Chairman, African Energy Chamber   Find French version  here Read more on the DRC's resource-rich potential in the  Africa Energy Series Special Report: DRC 2020  – the leading investor resource for tracking the country's current and future movements within the sector. ...

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Posted 16 days agoOpinion > AfricaAfrican EnergyAfrican Energy Chamber +32

The DRC: A Resource-Rich Country

Read more on the DRC's resource-rich potential in the Africa Energy Series Special Report: DRC 2020 – the leading investor resource for tracking the country's current and future movements within the sector. The Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) is considered to be one of Africa's richest cou ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 19 days agoLink > DRCOilPower +36

Timeline: Developing South Sudan’s Oil Industry

Read about South Sudan's growing oil sector and more in the Africa Energy Series Special Report: South Sudan 2020 – the leading investor resource for tracking South Sudan's current and future movements within the sector. While South Sudan discovered first oil 45 years ago, it remains one of the f ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 22 days agoLink > South SudanSouth Sudan Oil & Power 2021Africa +19

Angola: Picking Up Speed

Read more on Angola's market outlook in the Special Report 2020: Angola COVID-19 Response – outlining the country's path toward creating bankable opportunities, resuming drilling activities and taking proactive fiscal measures to boost liquidity in the interim. Angola has made small-scale advance ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 23 days agoLink > AngolaLuandaAngola Oil & Gas +19

Gabon’s Key Energy Facts

Read more about Gabon's growing hydrocarbon sector and more in the Africa Energy Series Special Report: Gabon 2020 – the leading investor resource for tracking the country's current and future movements within the sector. To reach its ambitious hydropower goals, the country's renewable energy dev ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 25 days agoLink > GabonAfrica Energy SeriesAfrica +27

Africa Oil & Power Launches DRC Investment Report, Aligns with Upcoming Summit

Find French version  here Africa Oil & Power (AOP) launched the Africa Energy Series Special Report: DRC 2020 as the country's premier, sector-specific report outlining key areas of investment across the domestic energy value chain. The Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) is home to Afric ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 25 days agoPress > DRCAfrican Energyenergy industry +21

Financing LNG in Mozambique

With eight planned liquefied natural gas (LNG) projects containing a total liquefaction capacity of 44 million tons, sub-Saharan Africa is set to become a regional leader in LNG production and export, accounting for 8% of potential global capacity by the mid-2020s. In November, the African Develo ...

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Posted 1 month agoLink > MozambiqueMozambique Gas & PowerMGP2021 +16

On Its Own Soil

The country's largest private oil firm, SOMOIL CEO Nelson Pacavira spoke to Africa Energy Series – Angola, about how SOMOIL accounts for a small percentage of Angola's total production through its stakes in Blocks FS and FST. How has SOMOIL adapted its strategy to the current market conditions? ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 1 year agoPress > Exploration and ProductionSOMOILAngola +3