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December 1, 2020Case Study: Using Competitive Auction to Finance Renewables
The REIPPP program serves as an innovative funding model for renewable energy developments in South Africa.
December 1, 2020Sudan to Start Production at New Oil Field
The al-Rawat field is expected to boost the country’s output levels to 64,000 bpd.
November 30, 2020Nigeria Approves New LPG Guidelines for Investors
The government is committed to making gas accessible and affordable through its National Gas Expansion Program.
November 30, 2020Market Report: NNPC Targets Three Million Barrels of Oil Per Day
The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation is investing in gas to take advantage of the energy transition.
November 30, 2020Case Study: Kenya Mobilizes Private Investment through Independent Power Producers
Kenya began to effectively mobilize private investment to meet its financing needs.
November 30, 2020As South Africa Reopens, Africa Oil & Power Welcomes Investors to Africa’s Energy Event in 2021
AOP 2021 will unite industry leaders and stakeholders to usher in a new period of growth.
November 27, 2020AfDB Approves $120 Million Loan for Tanzania Hydropower Plant
The plant will provide reliable renewable energy to households, schools, clinics and small and medium-sized businesses.
November 27, 2020Woodside to Begin Drilling Campaign in Senegal’s Sangomar in 2021
The company has postponed activities until the second quarter of 2021 due to the effects of COVID-19.
November 26, 2020Resource: Following the Flow of African Energy Finance
The single largest segment of investment in African infrastructure is directed to the energy sector.
November 26, 2020Angola’s Sonangol and Endiama to be Privatized by 2022
Finance Minister, H.E. Vera Daves de Sousa announced the sale of Sonangol and Endiama on the stock exchange.
November 25, 2020Resource: Removing Barriers to Private Investment
Private investment has been increasingly mobilized across the continent.
November 25, 2020Egypt and the DRC Sign MoU for 50MW Solar Project
The MoU intends to boost industrial and mining sectors in the Lualaba province of the Democratic Republic of the Congo.
November 25, 2020Nigeria’s Petroleum Industry Bill: A Second Chance for Upstream Growth
Industry experts united to share insights on the proposed Nigerian Petroleum Industry Bill.
November 24, 2020APPO Holds 39th Council of Ministers Meeting, Encourages Global Cooperation
The APPO member countries met in a videoconference to ensure stability in the global oil market.
November 24, 2020Senegal to Reduce Electricity Costs by 2025
By capitalizing on new oil and gas developments, Senegal aims to reduce electricity costs country-wide.
November 24, 2020Africa Oil & Power Releases Africa Energy Finance Report, Launches Dedicated Finance and Investment Event in 2021
The report aligns with the Energy Finance Forum, co-hosted as part of the upcoming AOP 2021 event.
November 23, 2020Nigerian President to Launch Modular Refinery
The 5,000-barrel per day modular refinery will be inaugurated on Tuesday.
November 23, 2020Nigeria, Niger Sign MoU for Petroleum Products Distribution
The MoU is expected to deepen trade between the two nations.
November 20, 2020Vaalco Energy Increases Production Numbers Two-Fold Through Gabon Acquisition
The independent producer is strengthening its presence in one of Africa’s mature-producing markets.
November 20, 2020Sudan to Offer 27 Blocks to Explorers
The country will offer three offshore blocks and 24 onshore blocks.
November 19, 2020Video Interview: China to Expand Role in South African Power Generation
Wenan Wang, Chair of SACETA, spoke to Africa Oil & Power on the opportunities in South Africa's power sector.