Energy

The Wärtsilä Group strengthens its presence in Senegal

The Wärtsilä Group strengthens its presence in Senegal with the signing of an engineering, manufacturing and delivery contract for a 130 megawatt (MW) Flexicycle...

Ivory Coast: Eaton triple its turnover in ten years of presence

Eaton, a global specialist in electrical equipment, has tripled its turnover in the last ten years of its presence in Côte d'Ivoire, said Kassem...

Details: BP does not leave Mauritania

Contrary to what is reported by several sources including ours, the British Petroleum (BP) oil company did not sell its gas blocks in Mauritania...

Senegal: Engie and Meridiam win two solar photovoltaic projects

The Engie / Meridiam consortium has just won the Senegalese tender for the construction of two solar parks cumulating 60 MW thanks to a...

Big turtle gas field in Mauritania: BP acquires production platform

The British giant, British Petroleum (BP) has acquired a platform for production, storage and offloading (FPSO) from the company TechnipFMC, reported Monday, April 16. The...

Abu Dhabi Launches Six Historic Opportunities for Oil and Gas Licenses

• Large onshore and offshore blocks in the emirate have been opened for a new competitive round of bidding • Estimates suggest that blocks contain...

Electricity: launch of the mini-grids group in Africa

The Africa Mini-Grid Developers Association (AMDA) announced its official launch on April 18, 2018, in 2 countries (Kenya, Tanzania) first then 3 other countries this...

Mauritania: Total buys BP’s shares on the Turtle / Ahmeyin gas field

The company Total is about to buy the shares of the capital held by British Petrolum (BP) on the gas field Turtle / Ahmeyin,...

Orange diversifies into solar energy in Africa

After the deployment of its electrification program in rural areas, in DR Congo and Madagascar, Orange is strengthening its ambition to become a key...

Cameroon: ITFC grants Murabaha loan for oil imports

The International Islamic Trade Finance Corporation (ITFC), a specialized arm of the Islamic Development Bank (IDB) Group, has granted a loan of 44,6 billion...

South Africa: Qatar Petroleum and Total Partnership on 11B / 12B Exploration Block

Total has signed an agreement to transfer to Qatar Petroleum an 25% stake in the 11B / 12B exploration license off the coast of...

Mauritania: Sterling Energy Announces Breakdown of Financing Agreement on Chinguetti Well

The British oil and gas company, Sterling Energy Plc, has announced that it has terminated its financing agreement for the Chinguetti oil field, located...

AfDB introduces UEMOA to management practices for oil exploration contracts

The African Legal Support Mechanism (ALSF) organized two workshops in Ouagadougou on best management practices for exploration and oil and mining contracts. ALSF is an...

Aliko Dangote will build a solar power station

Aliko Dangote, the Nigerian billionaire, intends to set up a solar power station. The work will be erected in the town of Zakirai, Nigeria. For...