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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 6 months 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 6 months 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 ...

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Posted 11 months 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 ...

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Posted 1 year 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 ...

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Posted 1 year 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 ...

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Posted 1 year agoPress > WoodLamu Crude Oil PipelineOil +7

South Sudan Oil & Power

South Sudan Oil & Power 2017 is the first dedicated energy and infrastructure event in the nation's history. On October 11-12, 2017, industry experts, government officials from the Transitional Government of National Unity and leaders from the private sector will gather in Juba to tackle energy and ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


    11 Oct 2017


Posted 1 year agoEvent > South SudanJubaOil +9

South Sudan Announces First Ever Energy Event

The Republic of South Sudan is to host the first dedicated energy and infrastructure event in the nation's history. Organized by Africa Oil & Power and fully commissioned and endorsed by the Transitional Government of National Unity, South Sudan Oil & Power 2017 will take place October 11-12 at Free ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 2 years agoPress > South SudanEnergyconference +9

Play by Play: Lake Turkana and Lake Victoria

The discovery of oil in the Kenyan side of Lake Turkana in 2012 by Tullow Oil dramatically shifted the area's oil and gas profile. The most northern of the great lakes of the East African Rift System (EARS), Lake Turkana is today dominated by one oil and gas company, Tullow Oil. Tullow Oil, in p ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 2 years agoLink > Lake TurkanaLake VictoriaTullow Oil +1

Play by Play: The Great Rift Valley

Vast, underexplored, and now known to be full of petroleum resources, the East African Rift System is one of the most exciting areas for onshore oil and gas investment in the world. In all, the Great Rift Valley represents perhaps the most interesting underexplored region for oil and gas in Afric ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 2 years agoLink > Rift ValleyKenyaSouth Sudan +6

From Adversity, South Sudan Aims High

Last week South Sudan's finance minister revealed the government's objective to more than double oil production in 2017/2018. Emerging from its turbulent past, South Sudan may re-establish itself as a major African producer and East Africa's most prolific onshore play. Though oil was discovered in ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 2 years agoPress > South SudanEnergyOil +6

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 ...

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Posted 2 years agoPress > Tullow OilDiscoveryKenya +1