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In the Energy Transition Era, Africa Should Prioritize its Own Development

Speaking during the closing Ministerial panel of the MSGBC Oil, Gas & Power 2022 conference, regional ministers made a strong case for the need to develop Africa before transitioning to renewables

Ushering MSGBC Oil, Gas & Power 2022 (https://bit.ly/3a4fuRb) to a triumphant close, the final Ministerial panel of the conference convened under the theme, “The Future of Africa’s Energy: COP27 and the Road Ahead,” presenting a unified African position on energy autonomy and security ahead of the UNFCCC’s 27th Conference of…

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Technip Energies to Cement Senegal Stronghold with COO-Led Delegation at MSGBC Oil, Gas & Power 2022

Technip Energies has confirmed a delegation of unprecedented scale will attend this year’s iteration of MSGBC Oil, Gas & Power 2022

The company, which made $76 million adjusted net profit in Q1, have over 60 years’ experience in the sector spanning 34 countries. They are responsible for recent upgrades to Senegal’s SAR petroleum refinery, increasing the refinery capacity from 1.2 million to 1.5 metric tons per annum, covering 75% of the…

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South Sudan: Invest in the Renewal of the Region’s Largest Oil Producer

The Ministry of Petroleum of the Republic of South Sudan hopes to reopen the doors to global partners through the country’s first ever open licensing round, via the fifth edition of the SSOP

The oil producer needs a variety of partners and investors stand to win by entering the market via a licensing round in 2022. South Sudan, independent for 11 years, and an oil producer for over four decades, has long welcomed international oil companies – both as part of Sudan and…

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The Gambia Breaks Ground on Local Content through Progressive Legislation

The MSGBC Oil, Gas & Power Conference & Exhibition – organized by Energy, Capital & Power and taking place from 1-2 September – will explore developments within the Gambia’s oil and gas industry

With six blocks under exploration and another licensing round underway, The Gambia is following on the heels of both Senegal and Mauritania as the MSGBC region (https://bit.ly/3PQxLCf) embraces the boom of a revitalized oil and gas industry. Recently exceeding the $2 billion mark, the west African country’s economy is set to grow…

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Gas: Power that Develops Africa

Gas is essential for the transition as a fast-track mechanism and stepping stone to decarbonization

Energy, Capital & Power (www.EnergyCapitalPower.com) spoke with Rogers Beall, CEO, Fortesa International Senegal (https://bit.ly/39CCDtJ) about the role of gas power in supercharging African economic development, the role of domestic and European markets, pricing and future investment. Please tell us your views on the role that gas power will play in…

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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…