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Amid uncertainty, Kenya’s oil sector looks to drive economic development

Twelve months ago – almost to the day – President Kenyatta announced that Kenya's economic growth would reach an impressive 6.9% in 2020. It seemed realistic too: The President's ‘Big Four' agenda was bearing early fruit, SMEs were flourishing and even tourism far outpaced regional averages. But ...

Derby Omokoh - Resource & Upstream Consulting


Posted 7 months agoPress > KenyaexportsCovid19 +4

Opinion: The Energy to Make it Work | Petroleum Africa

BY: Guillaume Doane, CEO and Co-Founder of Africa Oil & PowerTHE AOP 2019 Conference in Cape Town in October will bring together African policymakers, energy sector companies leaders and analysts. In 2015, we launched Africa Oil & Power as a platform to support the efforts of African governments ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 1 year agoLink > South AfricaKenyaGabon +7

Building a prosperous and free Somalia through the Rule of Law

Opinion article by His Excellency Abdirashid Mohamed Ahmed, The Minister of Petroleum & Mineral Resources of The Federal Republic of Somalia As Dwight D. Eisenhower said: “The clearest way to show what the rule of law means to us in everyday life is to recall what has happened when there is no r ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 1 year agoOpinion > SomaliaLawOil Blocks +5

Kenya to #MakeEnergyWork as it launches Africa’s largest wind farm

Kenya has launched Africa's largest wind farm project in a bid to boost the country's power generation capacity and reach its goal of 100 percent renewable energy generation by 2030. “The successful implementation of Lake Turkana Wind Power demonstrates Kenya's outstanding credentials as an inves ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 1 year agoLink > KenyawindPower +2

Beating Africa’s Power Problem: The Issues Holding Africa Back

The issues surrounding Africa's electricity shortages are multifaceted and include decades of neglect in building up country-wide infrastructure, a lack of international investment, poor regulatory frameworks and the difficulty surrounding bankability of power projects. To best understand Kenya's ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 1 year agoLink > KenyaPowerRegulation

Beating Africa’s Power Problem: The Surprising Success in Kenya’s Power Sector

As Makhtar Diop, Vice President for the World Bank's Africa region said in the report Linking Up, which specifically calls for private sector investment in Africa's power sector, “If we do not address the underlying reasons preventing Africans from achieving wider access to reliable and affordable ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 1 year agoLink > KenyaPower

Tullow Oil plc: 2018 Half Year Results

West African production delivers $0.9bn revenue; $0.5bn gross profit; $0.4bn free cash flow Good progress towards FIDs in East Africa; Namibia well to start multi-well exploration campaign Aidan Heavey steps down as Chairman and retires 32 years after founding Tullow Oil 25 July 2018 – Tullow Oi ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 2 years agoPress > West AfricaAfricaTullow Oil +5

AlMansoori Delivers Facilities for Kenya's First Oil Wells

AlMansoori Specialized Engineering, the leader in oilfield services in the Middle East, has successfully contributed to the Early Oil Pilot Scheme (EOPS) launch leading to Kenya's first oil production and export programme by providing facilities for the landmark project. The $15 million contract w ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 2 years agoPress > AlMansooriKenyawell +5

Tullow Oil plc – Trading Statement & Operational Update

Strong revenues and cash flow reduce gearing ratio to 2.1x Second rig contracted in Ghana to accelerate production growth Good momentum in East Africa including the start of Early Oil Pilot Scheme in Kenya 28 June 2018 – Tullow Oil plc (Tullow) issues this statement to summarise recent op ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 2 years agoPress > Tullow OilTrading UpdateOperational Update +7

Wood Awarded FEED Contract for Lokichar to Lamu Crude Oil Pipeline

Wood has been awarded the initial  phase of a front-end engineering design contract (FEED) by Tullow Kenya BV for the  design of the proposed  Lokichar to Lamu Crude  Oil Pipeline project located in Kenya. The proposed pipeline will be used to export waxy crude oil from oil field  developments in ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 2 years agoPress > WoodLamu Crude Oil PipelineOil +7

Erut-1 oil discovery in Kenya for Tullow

Tullow Oil plc (Tullow) is pleased to announce that the Erut-1 well in Block 13T, Northern Kenya, has discovered a gross oil interval of 55 metres with 25 metres of net oil pay at a depth of 700 metres. The overall oil column for the field is considered to be 100 to 125 metres.   The objective ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 3 years agoPress > Tullow OilDiscoveryKenya +1