Energy

Algeria: Sonatrach announces $ 59 billion investment in the country

The Algerian oil and gas group Sonatrach is considering a US $ 59 billion investment in the country in the medium term in the...

Sound Energy obtains a new oil contract in Morocco

The British gas explorer Sound Energy has just obtained a new agreement with the kingdom of Morocco. Lasting eight years, the agreement was initialed last...

Gabon: Discovery of a new oil deposit off Gabon

The Norwegian oil and gas group Panoro Energy has announced in a press release the discovery by its Gabonese subsidiary of an oil field...

Exclusive interview with Guillaume Doane, President of Africa Oil & Power

Based in Cape Town, South Africa, Guillaume Doane is the CEO and co-founder of Africa Oil & Power (AOP), the continent's leading forum for...

Forum aims to put Senegal on Africa’s local content map

The African Energy Chamber (AEC) is organizing a forum on local content development in Senegal on September 13th, 2018, in Dakar’s King Fahd Palace. Organized...

Total Gabon sells to Assala Upstream Gabon SA its stake in the Rabi Kounga...

Sources reported in Libreville on Tuesday, Total Gabon signed an agreement with Assala Upstream Gabon SA for the sale of its entire 32.9% stake...

Gabon is looking for new ways to overcome post-oil (Analysis)

The international community has often considered Gabon a bad student. While the oil revenues had made Gabon a rich country of the time of...

Financing of Senegal’s first public utility wind farm

In Senegal, the financial closure of the Taiba N'Diaye wind project (70 km north of Dakar) was finalized on Monday, July 30, according to...

South Africa: Eskom in the red

Eskom, a South African energy company, posted a loss of 2.3 billion rand, or 171 million dollars for fiscal year 2017/2018. "The poor results have...

Guinea: fuel crisis may paralyze air traffic

Until then, it was a threat from the CNTG-USTG trade union center, which, with Guinea's social forces (FSG), is behind the strike against the...

Guinea: Some observers refute government theory of fuel subsidy

In a recently published column, Alpha Saliou Wann, an alliance of democratic forces (AFD), an observer of the Guinean socio-political life has defeated the...

Nigeria: Dangote mobilizes more than $ 4.5 billion for its oil refinery

Businessman Aliko Dangote announced on Tuesday (July 24th) that he has raised more than $ 4.5 billion through debt financing, out of a total...

World Bank Approves Hydropower Funds In Cameroon

The World Bank will finance a $ 794.5 million hydropower project in Cameroon to facilitate access to electricity for 88% of its population by...

Nigeria: Chinese CNOOC announces new investments in its oil and gas assets

The China National Offshore Oil Corporation (CNOOC) plans to inject an additional $ 3 billion into its offshore oil and gas operations in Nigeria,...