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Quatre Managed Legacy Funds Solution

London, May 3, 2018: London-based financial services company Quatre Ltd, has launched a new solution known as the  QUATRE MANAGED LEGACY FUNDS SOLUTION . It is designed to fund the decommissioning of oil and gas fields and rehabilitation of other extractive industrial locations including mines. ...

Nicholas Newman


Posted 1 year agoPress > DecommissioningFundingOil +6

POWER WEEK Africa

POWER WEEK 10 - 14 September 2018, Johannesburg www.power-week.com/Africa   Overview For the very first time since its inception in 2015, POWER WEEK is now destined for the continent of Africa this 2018. POWER WEEK Africa is an international conference & summit specially des ...

Vincs Kong


Johannesburg   GP   ZA 10 Sep 2018


Posted 1 year agoEvent > EnergyPowerRenewable Energy +15

$21.1bn in M&A Deals Were Announced in the Downstream Sector in 2017, Says GlobalData

A combined value of $21.1bn in mergers and acquisitions (M&A) were announced in the downstream sector in H2 2017, according to GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company.  The company's report: ‘ Bi-annual Downstream Deals Review – H2 2017 ' states that this was a decrease of 19 percent from ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 1 year agoOpinion > GlobalDataM&Adownstream +6

Africa Energy Corp. Renewal of Exploration Right for Block 2B Offshore South Africa

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - Feb. 26, 2018) - Africa Energy Corp. (TSX VENTURE:AFE) ("Africa Energy" or the "Company") has received notice from the Petroleum Agency of South Africa granting a two-year renewal of the Exploration Right for Block 2B offshore the Republic of South Af ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 1 year agoPress > Africa Energy CorporationSouth Africaexploration +4

Political Certainty and Policy Discipline, a Way Forward for South Africa

South Africa is now gaining more political certainty, which will be good for investors, however, the key things I see happening this year are the revitalization of the Mineral and Petroleum Resources Development Act (MPRDA) and the challenges around commerciality as well as substantive and procedu ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 1 year agoLink > cape townSouth AfricaAfrica +9

South Africa Plans to add More Natural Gas, Renewables to its Energy Supply Mix

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, International Energy Statistics South Africa is one of the world's leading emitters of energy-related carbon dioxide (CO2), ranking fifteenth globally in 2015 and accounting for more than any other country in Africa. In an effort to reduce CO ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 1 year agoOpinion > South Africanatural gasrenewables +3

Africa Oil & Power 2018

Africa Oil & Power Returns to Cape Town For the third year running Cape Town is host to the flagship Africa Oil & Power conference, connecting Africa's top leaders in the petroleum and power sectors. AOP 2018 is the premier platform for energy investment and policy discussions for the entire cont ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Cape Town   WC   ZA 05 Sep 2018


Posted 1 year agoEvent > cape townSouth AfricaOil +7

Africa Energy to Acquire Additional Interest in South Africa

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - Nov. 20, 2017) - Africa Energy Corp. (TSX VENTURE:AFE) ("Africa Energy" or the "Company") announces the signature of definitive agreements to acquire an effective 4.9% interest in the Exploration Right for Block 11B/12B offshore South Africa.  Block ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 1 year agoPress > Africa EnergySouth AfricaTSX

Africa Unites to Attach Investment at Africa Oil Week in Cape Town

The key themes discussed were the development of the continents' oil and gas resources, with a focus on exploration, regulatory frameworks and governance CAPE TOWN, South Africa, November 1, 2017/ -- The African oil industry met this week to discuss the potential, but also the challeng ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 2 years agoPress > AfricaOil WeekSouth Africa

Oil price, Cairn/Far, Savannah, Sundry-Premier-Genel-Eco Atlantic, And finally…

  Oil price The blog comes to you this week from Africa Oil Week in Cape Town, the plan is to watch the presentations and hopefully chat with the speakers and report back what's fit to print. The oil price rallied a bit on Friday, it was a bit of a lacklustre week, WTI was up a measly 39c an ...

Malcolm Graham-Wood - Malcy's Blog


Posted 2 years agoOpinion > oil priceCairn EnergyFar Limited +7

Global Gas-to-Liquids Growth is Dominated by Two Projects in South Africa and Uzbekistan

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, International Energy Outlook 2017 EIA's International Energy Outlook 2017 (IEO2017) projects that liquids produced at gas-to-liquids (GTL) plants will increase as two large-scale projects are completed in South Africa and Uzbekistan. Mo ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 2 years agoOpinion > South AfricaUzbekistanGas-to-Liquids +2

The Rules of the Game

In South Africa, we have great policies but the implementation is not monitored because we don't have the people capable of enforcing the legislation and that is where the critical issue has to be addressed. You must also have good people within the government to do the legislation, and of course ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 2 years agoLink > Dave WrightSouth Africa National Energy Associationnatural gas +2

Fundamentals of Refinery Economics and Blending

This one-day workshop, in Cape Town, South Africa, is designed to follow on from our popular Fundamentals of Petroleum Refining course, by focusing on the topics of refinery economics and blending. The course reviews the fundamentals of refining planning and optimisation, and delegates will learn wh ...

Andrew Infante


Cape Town   WC   ZA 16 Aug 2017


Posted 2 years agoTraining > South Africaeconomicsblending +2

Fundamentals of Petroleum Refining - A Non-Technical Introduction

You don't need an engineering degree to understand the fundamentals of petroleum refining! This exciting programme is designed to introduce non-technical oil industry members to the fascinating field of petroleum refining. In Cape Town, South Africa, learn how a refinery works and how refinery opera ...

Andrew Infante


Cape Town   WC   ZA 14 Aug 2017


Posted 2 years agoTraining > petroleumRefiningSouth Africa +1

Play by Play: Prince Albert Formation

The most promising plays for unconventional oil and gas prospects in South Africa's Karoo Basin are the Prince Albert, the Whitehill and the Collingham formations. A 2013 study by the Energy Information Administration gives very positive indications for the Prince Albert shale's potential, as the ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 2 years agoLink > South AfricagasShale Gas +4