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Guinea-Bissau Partners with Energy Capital & Power (ECP) as Hydrocarbons Works Accelerate

The Ministry of Natural Resources and Energy of Guinea-Bissau has completed productive discussions with Energy Capital & Power in preparation for this year’s MSGBC Oil, Gas & Power Conference, looking to drive FDI in the sector

International Conference Director at Energy Capital & Power (ECP) (www.EnergyCapitalPower.com), Sandra Jeque, met with a top delegation from the Ministry of Energy, Industry and Natural Resources of Guinea-Bissau (https://bit.ly/3sz6Xfy) to ink a promotional partnership between the Cape Town-based firm and the west African country’s public energy sector. In attendance were Guinea-Bissau’s Minister…

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Opportunities Created by Angola’s Energy Transition (By Sergio Pugliese)

Angola’s energy transition continues to power the country’s grid and cultivate socioeconomic opportunities

By Sergio Pugliese, President of the African Energy Chamber for Angola Angola’s energy transition continues to power the country’s grid and cultivate socioeconomic opportunities. Angola is among Africa’s top oil producing nations, with oil reserves estimated at 9 billion barrels, gas reserves at 11 trillion cubic feet and production measured…

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South Africa Advances Gas-to-Power Agenda, As Eskom Prepares to Issue Gas-Supply Request for Proposals (RFP) (By Kelly-Ann Mealia)

State-owned utility Eskom has announced plans to issue a request for proposals for the supply of gas to its Ankerlig and Gourikwa open-cycle gas turbine power stations, as well as potentially repower some of its decommissioning power stations in Mpumalanga province using gas-to-power technology

By Kelly-Ann Mealia, Co-Founder and Chairperson, Energy Capital & Power (www.EnergyCapitalPower.com) As South Africa experienced Stage 4 load-shedding last week, state-owned utility Eskom announced plans to issue a request for proposals (RFP) for the supply of gas to the Ankerlig and Gourikwa open-cycle gas turbine (OCGT) power stations in the…

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Fortesa’s Rogers Beall to Participate in Live Interview at MSGBC Conference & Exhibition

Fortesa has a long legacy as a power player in the West African energy scene and ambitious future plans with the region’s gas rush, thus we are privileged to have Executive Chairman Rogers Beall join us in Dakar for the MSGBC Oil, Gas & Power Conference as a featured speaker this year

September 1-2 marks the return of Energy Capital & Power’s (www.EnergyCapitalPower.com) hit West African event, the MSGBC Oil, Gas & Power Conference & Exhibition, with high-profile speakers lined up to advance the region’s power narrative. This year’s event will introduce a new and exciting element – live interviews with key…

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Energy Capital & Power to Deliver a Series of Successful Events in 2022

With $2.5 billion in deals signed by delegates during the company’s 2021 events, Africa’s leading energy sector investment platform expects deals for the 2022 event lineup, to top this figure

Despite the economic downturn brought about by the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, Africa’s leading investment platform for the energy sector, Energy Capital & Power (ECP) (www.EnergyCapitalPower.com), hosted a successful lineup of large-scale energy events across the continent in 2021, whereby $2.5 billion worth of deals were signed by event…

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Non-fungible Tokens (NFTs) and the Future of Capital Raising in Africa (By Kelly-Ann Mealia)

With the gap between infrastructure and energy funding growing, how can project developers diversify their funding strategies?

By Kelly-Ann Mealia, Co-Founder and Chairperson, Energy Capital & Power (www.EnergyCapitalPower.com). Since January, I have been approached by investors and projects owners alike who are looking to get projects funded or deals flowing. At the same time, I have been trying to estimate using available data the gap between infrastructure…

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    • Energy Capital & Power’s (ECP) Longest Running Event, South Sudan Oil & Power (SSOP) Returns for its Fifth Edition in 2022
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Energy Capital & Power’s (ECP) Longest Running Event, South Sudan Oil & Power (SSOP) Returns for its Fifth Edition in 2022

Taking place from September 13-14, South Sudan Oil & Power 2022 emphasizes the country’s position as the gateway to east African energy

South Sudan Oil & Power (SSOP) (https://bit.ly/3yarACf) returns for its fifth edition on September 13-14, 2022, at the Radisson Blu Hotel in Juba, uniting regional energy leaders, international financiers and South Sudanese companies for two days of networking, panel discussions and deal-making. Representing the country’s official meeting place for the…

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Angola Celebrates 37th Anniversary Of Mining Labor Day (By Nicholas Nhede)

H.E. Diamantino Pedro Azevedo, Minister of Mineral Resources, Oil and Gas of the Republic of Angola, highlighted achievements within the mining sector during the 37th anniversary of the Mining Labor Day

By Nicholas Nhede, Strategic Communications Officer at Energy Capital & Power (www.EnergyCapitalPower.com) In celebration of the Republic of Angola’s 37th anniversary of Mining Labor Day on 27 April, 2022, H.E Diamantino Pedro Azevedo, the country’s Minister for Mineral Resources, Oil and Gas has highlighted the developments achieved within the mining industry…

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Positioning Guinea’s 2.2 Billion Ton Simandou Mine as a Key Driver of Economic Growth (By Charné Hundermark)

The 2.25-billion-ton iron ore mine has the potential to improve GDP, create thousands of jobs and position the country as a top exporter, if legal disputes and infrastructure delays are addressed

By Charné Hundermark, the Deputy Editor at Energy Capital & Power (www.EnergyCapitalPower.com) Located in the southern Nzérékoré region of Guinea-Conakry, the Simandou mine holds the largest deposits of high-grade iron ore in the world – an essential element for the production of steel. With the potential of producing up to…

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Driving Sustainable Economic Growth in Guinea-Bissau (By Nicholas Nhede)

Energy developments are set to advance Guinea-Bissau’s economy in 2022 but policy reform measures and investment remain key to unlocking the country’s full growth potential

By Nicholas Nhede, Strategic Communications Officer at Energy Capital & Power (www.EnergyCapitalPower.com) Despite having vast energy resources, Guinea-Bissau has one of the least developed economies in the world. Due to the west African country’s slow progress regarding the exploitation of its energy resources, due to limited investments in infrastructure development…