Tag: oil and gas

Noble Energy Makes New Equatorial Guinea Petroleum Discovery

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Noble Energy makes oil discovery in Block I, located in Equatorial Guinea’s offshore sector; The well was drilled to a total depth of 4,417 meters and is expected to produce first oil in October 2019; As a champion of oil and gas development in Africa, Minister of Mines and Hydrocarbons H.E. Gabriel Mbaga Obiang Lima will lead the conversa

GE completes gas turbine upgrade ahead of schedule at Tanzania’s Songas Ubungo Power Plant


Songas Ubungo Power Plant provides more than 20 percent of the grid connected power in Tanzania; upgrade of three GE’s LM6000PA and one LM6000PC Aero derivative gas turbines Improved Plant Efficiency and Reliability.

GE (NYSE: GE) (www.GE.com) and Songas today announced they have successfully completed upgrad

Equatorial Guinea Petroleum Minister Champions Natural Gas in Africa at Africa Oil & Power 2019

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H.E. Gabriel Mbaga Obiang Lima, Minister of Mines and Hydrocarbons of Equatorial Guinea, will deliver a keynote address at the Africa Oil & Power Conference (https://Afri

Egypt Petroleum Minister to Speak in Juba, Egyptian Oil Industry Poised to Support South Sudan Growth

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Egypt’s Petroleum Minister H.E. Tarek El-Molla will speak at the South Sudan Oil and Power 2019 (SSOP) conference alongside South Sudan Minister of Petroleum Hon. Awow Daniel Chuang; South Sudan’s Ministry of Petroleum calls for oilfield technology companies from Egypt and globally to optimize oilfields, increase production and i

African Energy Chamber Welcomes Appointment of New Nigerian Petroleum Minister

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The African Energy Chamber (https://EnergyChamber.org) welcomes the appointment of Timipre Silva as new Minister of Petroleum in Nigeria.

As a former Governor of the Bayelsa State, in the core Niger Delta region, H.E. Timipre Silva understands the core issues affecting Nigeria’s oil & gas sector, the call for better reve

African Energy Chamber to Conduct Working Visit in Beijing and Discuss Energy Deals with Chinese Investors

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To support growing energy cooperation and investment between China and Africa, the African Energy Chamber (https://EnergyChamber.org/) is organizing a working visit to Beijing next week.

Led by Executive Chairman Nj Ayuk, the delegation from the Chamber will be meeting with CEOs and Chairmen from China’s state-owned energy compan

New CNPC Discovery Confirms South Sudan’s Immense Oil Potential

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In what has become a remarkable month for exploration in Africa, a CNPC-led consortium has made a 300 million barrels of recoverable oil discovery in South Sudan’s northeastern Upper Nile state. It is almost as much as the Oyo Discovery announced earlier this month in Congo.

The exploration well was drilled at a total de

African Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) to attract $103 Billion in 2019

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Africa is an exciting frontier in the global natural gas sector. The continent holds 7.1 percent of proven global gas reserves (http://bit.ly/