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Equatorial Guinea to build West Africa’s first Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) storage and regas plant

The project forms part of Equatorial Guinea’s regional LNG2Africa initiative which seeks to drive gas monetization through in-country gas-to-power projects

Located at the Port of Akonikien, the landmark regasification plant will enable the storage, transportation and distribution of liquefied natural gas (LNG) to the country’s mainland; 12 bullet tanks will carry 14,000 cubic meters of storage capacity, supported by a truck loading station and 12-kilometers of ten-inch gas and diesel…

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Lesotho Seeks to Export Power, Renewables to Drive Development

Lesotho’s Minister of Energy and Meteorology will present Lesotho’s energy investment opportunities at Africa Oil & Power 2019 on October 9-11 in Cape Town

Lesotho’s Minister of Energy and Meteorology will present Lesotho’s energy investment opportunities at Africa Oil & Power 2019 on October 9-11 in Cape Town ;Wind and hydro projects will provide basis for power sector expansion; Ministry also calls for investment in transmission and Southern Africa collaboration: Lesotho Electricity Company and…

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Angola Petroleum Leaders announce Cabinda and Luanda Refinery Agreements, 2019 Licensing Round at Angola Oil & Gas 2019 Conference

Petroleum and energy Ministers from Angola, Equatorial Guinea, São Tomé and Principe and Lesotho – and the General Secretary of the International Energy Fund – attended and spoke at the event

His Excellency President João Manuel Gonçalves Lourenço inaugurated the Angola Oil & Gas conference and exhibition in Luanda on Tuesday; Petroleum and energy Ministers from Angola, Equatorial Guinea, São Tomé and Principe and Lesotho – and the General Secretary of the International Energy Fund – attended and spoke at the…

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President of Angola to attend Gas Exporting Countries Forum (GECF) Heads of State Gas Summit

Angola joined the organization as an Observing Member in November

The President of Angola, H.E. João Lourenço, has accepted an official invitation to attend the Gas Exporting Countries Forum (GECF) (https://www.GECF.org) 5th Heads of State Summit held in Malabo in November. The invitation was delivered by the Minister of Mines and Hydrocarbons of Equatorial Guinea, H.E. Gabriel Mbaga Obiang Lima, during an…

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South African companies look to Angola Oil and Gas for growth in 2019

South Africa is positioning itself as the preferred trade and investment partner to the Angolan government through commercial engagements in key economic sectors

Capitalizing on the growing synergy between the two countries, the South African Oil & Gas Alliance (SAOGA) has invited South African oil and gas companies to explore opportunities in the Angolan market; South Africa is positioning itself as the preferred trade and investment partner to the Angolan government through commercial…

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RoyalGate Energy Extends License in Equatorial Guinea

Equatorial Guinea’s block Z holds an estimated 3.6 tcf of gas

The company plans to drill in Block Z; Equatorial Guinea’s block Z holds an estimated 3.6 tcf of gas; RoyalGate is also interested in Angola’s marginal field licensing round African independent RoyalGate Energy (RoyalGateEnergy.com) has been granted an extension on its Block Z license in Equatorial Guinea, with plans to commence…

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African Petroleum Producers Organization (APPO) and African Producers Call for Unity, Cooperation and Reform at Cape VII Congress & Exhibition

Organized by Africa Oil & Power, APPO Cape VII takes place on April 1-5, 2019 at the Sipopo International Conference Hall in Malabo, Equatorial Guinea

Speakers at APPO Cape VII Congress and Exhibition include ministers of all African oil producers and global oil and gas explorers, producers and service companies; The conference highlights regional cooperation in African energy with the theme ‘Pathways to Shared Prosperity in the African Petroleum Industry’; Organized by Africa Oil &…