All Posts from Aydanur Akkurt


Return to Full Profile

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 3 days 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 4 days agoLink > AngolaLuandaAngola Oil & Gas +27

Nigeria: 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 and monetize existing resources, 2020 has seen the launch of a marginal fiel ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 4 days agoLink > NigeriaNigeria Oil Gas & Power 2021NOGP2021 +29

Webinar: EXPLORATION FRONTIERS: OPPORTUNITIES FOR AMERICAN E&P AND SERVICE COMPANIES IN AFRICA’S UPSTREAM

Africa remains one of the last exploration frontiers, accounting for many of the world's most prolific oil and gas discoveries of the last decade. Opportunities in exploration abound, from traditional onshore exploration in South Sudan to shale plays in South Africa and deep offshore acreage in Ang ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


    US 12 Nov 2020


Posted 5 days agoEvent > AOPAOP Webinarwebinar +25

Webinar: WOMEN IN ENERGY

As a continuation of Africa Oil & Power's Women in Energy series, AOP is proud to highlight the leading women working in Africa's energy sector, blazing a trail in an industry that has been male dominated since its inception. Join women leaders in Africa's energy sector as they discuss important tr ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Cape Town   WC   ZA 01 Oct 2020


Posted 5 days agoEvent > AOPAOP Webinarwebinar +10

Webinar: LEVERAGING THE POWER OF TECHNOLOGY FOR OILFIELD OPTIMIZATION

Digitalization and optimization of oilfield assets have emerged as principal cost-cutting mechanisms in the wake of our new era, as oil and gas companies continue to face threats to efficiency, sustainability and profitability. Well integrity, enhanced oil recovery, manufacturing execution systems, ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


    ZA 29 Sep 2020


Posted 5 days agoEvent > AOPAOP Webinarwebinar +27

Webinar: LOCAL CONTENT IN MOZAMBIQUE: OPPORTUNITIES FOR CAPACITY BUILDING UNDER COVID-19 & PREPARING THE WORKFORCE FOR 2021

COVID-19 has unsettled the oil and gas market throughout the continent, delaying projects and putting up roadblocks for the development of new industry. But with travel limited due to COVID-19, Mozambique has a new opportunity to fill a workforce gap posed by COVID-19 restrictions. What training an ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Maputo   Maputo   MZ 06 Oct 2020


Posted 5 days agoEvent > Local ContentMozambiqueAOP Webinar +16

Webinar: INVESTMENT AND TRADE FOR AFRICA’S ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT

With German visibility and participation on the rise in Africa's energy industry, the Germany-Africa Business Forum (GABF) will host its second instalment of its Germany-Africa cooperation focused webinar series. The webinar will facilitate the discussion on how FDI can sustainably strengthen the ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Berlin   Berlin   DE 23 Sep 2020


Posted 5 days agoEvent > AfricaGermanyenergy industry +17

OPEC turns 60

In the 1960s, OPEC established itself with courage, persistence and diligence, through the development of its Statute that remains in place today, registering at the United Nations (UN) Secretariat on 6 November 1962, under UN Resolution No 6363, initiating a number of landmark decisions, such as ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 6 days agoLink > OPECoil industryinvestment +9

Angola Oil and Gas Conference & Exhibition Returns to Luanda

Find the Portuguese version  here. Angola's leading energy event organized by Africa Oil & Power returns for its second edition. On June 15-16, 2021, the key players of the Angolan energy industry will converge for the year's biggest event, with two days packed with expert debates, network ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 6 days agoPress > AngolaAngola Oil & GasLuanda +16

Nigerian Independents Tackle Market Volatility

Since the Federal Government of Nigeria enacted its Local Content Law in 2010, several indigenous operators – Atlas Petroleum International and Oranto Petroleum, Shoreline, Aiteo Group, Eroton Exploration & Production Company and Seplat Petroleum Development Company, among others – have made subst ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 6 days agoLink > NigeriaNigeria Oil Gas & Power 2021NOGP2021 +16

Downstream as the Solution

*This article will be published in the upcoming AES: Angola COVID-19 Impact ReportThe Angolan government has launched an ambitious strategy to develop its refining capabilities and reduce its reliance upon and associated costs with imported fuel volumes, aiming to increase capacity from 80,000 bpd ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 6 days agoLink > AngolaAngola Oil & GasRefining +16

Mozambique: 12 Months in Energy

We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. By continuing to use this site you are agreeing to our use of cookies.

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 6 days agoLink > MozambiqueMozambique Gas & PowerMGP2021 +14

Driving Sustainable Development

In August 2019, the final proposal of Mozambique's local content law was approved, following five years of discussions between the government and private sector players. Local participation is defined as holding up to 15% of the share capital of either an enterprise to be created between foreign ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 6 days agoLink > MozambiqueMozambique Gas & PowerMGP2021 +10

Mozambique: A Regional Electricity Exporter

*This article will be published in the upcoming AES: Mozambique 2020 Special ReportMozambique's electricity market is dominated by hydropower generation capacity, largely utilized for exports to neighboring South Africa and Zimbabwe via the Southern African Power Pool (SAPP). Managed by state-own ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 9 days agoLink > MozambiqueMozambique Gas & PowerMGP2021 +5