Sub-Saharan Africa


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Why is oil security suddenly a top priority in Africa?

Just this week, South Africa announced a new oil and gas policy is in the pipeline. This will be music to the ears of individuals involved in African energy and infrastructure such as Sebastian Wagner , Mzi Khumalo and Olusegun Okubanjo . But questions surely remain as to how the continent can t ...

Scott Johnson


Posted 1 month agoOpinion > Nigeriaenergy securitySub-Saharan Africa +2

Hydro and Fossil Fuels Power Electricity Growth in Sub-Saharan Africa

Source: U.S Energy Information Administration, International Energy Statistics According to EIA's international electricity statistics , hydroelectric and fossil fuel-powered generation were the top sources of growth between 2005 and 2015 in Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA), defined as the 49 cou ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 10 months agoOpinion > HydroFossil FuelsAfrica +5

Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation Drives Sub-Saharan Africa Gas Production in 2021, says GlobalData

Sub-Saharan Africa's gas production will grow by 18 percent by 2021 to 9.1 billion cubic feet per day (bcfd). Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation will drive Sub-Saharan Africa's gas production with 34.2 percent share of all the production in 2021. Royal Dutch Shell Plc and Eni SpA follow with 1 ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 1 year agoOpinion > GlobalDataNigeriaNigeria National Petroleum +6

Wood Wins Framework Contract to Expand Electricity in Africa

Wood is providing the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) with technical consulting services to support its Power Africa initiative. The program aims to expand electricity in Sub-Saharan Africa, where two out of three people lack access to power. The five-year framework agreement has ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 1 year agoPress > AfricaWoodUSAID +3