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Ambitious Energy Outlook

Read more on the DRC's resource-rich potential in the upcoming Africa Energy Series: Preview: Democratic Republic of the Congo 2021 – the leading investor resource for tracking the country's current and future movements within the sector. The Democratic Republic of Congo's mining sector has been ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 2 days agoLink > DRCAfricaAfrican Energy +11

Mozambique Can Realize Full Benefits of Natural Gas Production

By  Florival Mucave, Executive Chairman, Mozambican Oil and Gas Chamber   For far too long, descriptions of Mozambique have contained some variation of the following:  Mozambique one of the poorest Least Developed Countries in the world faces endemic droughts, floods and widespread poverty. But w ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 9 days agoOpinion > MozambiqueMozambique Gas & PowerMGP2021 +20

Mozambique: Net Power Exporter

In celebration of the recipient of AOP's ‘Person of the Year Award', H.E. President Felipe Nyusi, we are running content from the Africa Energy Series Report 2020: Mozambique, which highlights Mozambique's gas revolution. H.E. Nyusi will receive the prestigious award at the Mozambique Gas & Power ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 13 days agoLink > MozambiqueMozambique Gas & PowerMGP2021 +19

Angola’s Proactive Approach to Drive Exploration

In 2020, Angola seeks to drive frontier exploration through its upcoming offshore licensing round in the Kwanza and Congo basins, as well as optimize existing resources through three recent block extensions and phased development of short-cycle satellite fields. Downstream, Angola is spearheading ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 14 days agoLink > AngolaAngola Oil & GasLuanda +23

Mozambican Oil & Gas Chamber Endorses Mozambique Gas & Power 2021 Event, Unites Mozambique Pro-Gas Alliance

The Mozambique Gas & Power 2021 event gains key endorsement from the Mozambican Oil & Gas Chamber (CPGM) . CPGM joins the Ministry of Mineral Resources and Energy (MIREME) and the African Energy Chamber as leading partners of the March 2021 event. Honoring the leadership of H.E. President of ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 16 days agoPress > MozambiqueMozambique Gas & PowerMGP2021 +20

Mozambique LNG: Uniting International Financiers

Total's Area 1 Mozambique LNG development has countered the projected slow- down in energy investment during COVID-19 by securing the largest FID in Africa to date. With a total post-FID investment of $20 billion and $14.9 billion in project financing, Mozambique LNG represents the largest foreig ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 16 days agoLink > MozambiqueMozambique Gas & PowerMGP2021 +21

Mozambique Showcases Mega Gas Potential

Recently selected as Africa Oil & Power's “Person of the Year” for 2020, President Nyusi has been at the helm of Mozambique's energy sector during its many recent successes, establishing natural gas as a means of generating long-term economic diversification, skills development and job creation ac ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 21 days agoLink > MozambiqueMozambique Gas & PowerMGP2021 +23

Africa’s Leading Producer

Producing 2.1 million barrels per day (bpd), Nigeria serves as Africa's largest oil and gas producer, although production is currently limited to 1.4 million bpd by OPEC-led quotas. In a bid to develop untapped resources andmonetize existing resources, 2020 has seen the launch of a marginal field ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 22 days agoLink > NigeriaNigeria Oil Gas & Power 2021NOGP2021 +22

Driving Sustainable Development

As Mozambique emerges as a global gas player, the Southern African country is establishing such strategies for sustainable development through the upcoming approval of a new Local Content Law, which establishes a local content framework and the institutional bodies needed to monitor the outcome of ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 22 days agoLink > MozambiqueMozambique Gas & PowerMGP2021 +17

Mozambique’s Economic Future Will Rely on Monetization of Gas at Home

In celebration of the recipient of AOP's ‘Person of the Year Award', H.E. President Felipe Nyusi, we are running content from the  Africa Energy Series Report 2020: Mozambique , which highlights Mozambique's gas revolution. H.E. Nyusi will receive the prestigious award at the  Mozambique Gas & Pow ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 24 days agoOpinion > MozambiqueMozambique Gas & PowerMGP2021 +14

Positioning Women as the ‘Engine of Growth’ in the Oil and Gas Industry

The ‘Women in Energy' webinar, which was co-hosted by Africa Oil & Power and the African Energy Chamber on Thursday identified education, gender bias and access to capital as key inhibitors to proportionate female representation within the oil and gas industry. A recent McKinsey study places f ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 27 days agoPress > AfricaAfrican EnergyAfrica Oil & Power +17

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 ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 28 days agoLink > MozambiqueMozambique Gas & PowerMGP2021 +16

Mozambique President Named Africa Oil & Power’s “Person of the Year” for 2020

H.E. Filipe Nyusi, President of Mozambique has been selected as Africa Oil & Power's “Person of the Year” for 2020 by Africa Oil & Power. This prestigious award is presented to exceptional individuals who display true leadership and innovative thinking in steering their countries or organizations t ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 29 days agoPress > AfricaAfrica Oil & PowerAOP +19

African Energy Chamber to Outline Post-COVID-19 African Energy Roadmap in New Book

The African Energy Chamber will launch the book “African Energy Road to Recovery:  How the African energy industry can reshape itself for a post-COVID comeback” in December. The book will contain data, insight, analysis and interviews, and will assess risks, opportunities and what is ahead ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 1 month agoPress > African Energy ChamberAfricaAfrican Energy +30

Angola: Supporting Cross-Border Cooperation

*This article will be published in the upcoming AES: Angola COVID-19 Impact ReportAs a response to the reduction in oil demand amid global lockdowns, the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) and the G20 met in March, seeking to reduce the global supply of petroleum among top produc ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 1 month agoLink > AngolaLuandaAngola Oil & Gas +27