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The Gambia Advances on Green Power Reform

Having achieved a renewable energy milestone, The Republic of the Gambia looks to solar and hydropower for additional capacity

With renewable energy accounting for 52.4% of actual total consumption, The Gambia has ensured a fair turning point for its historically energy poor trajectory. The west African country’s energy progress is due to several factors including, legislative reforms which built from its 2013 Renewable Energy Act, combined with pioneering public…

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Energy Capital & Power (ECP) Promotes African Energy Investment on Africa Day 2022

Energy Capital & Power (ECP), Africa’s leading investment platform for the energy sector, remains fully focused on enhancing investment and development across the African energy sector

Representing the leading investment platform for the energy sector, ECP (https://EnergyCapitalPower.com) is fully committed to helping the continent achieve food security on the back of large-scale energy developments. Representing the backbone of every economy, energy is a fundamental enabler and key driver of Africa’s development. Access to reliable, affordable and…

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Energy Capital & Power (ECP) Announces Dates for Angola Oil & Gas 2022

Angola Oil & Gas will be taking place on November 29 – December 01, 2022, in Luanda

Energy Capital & Power (ECP) (www.EnergyCapitalPower.com) is proud to announce the dates for the 2022 edition of Angola Oil & Gas (AOG); organized by ECP, and in partnership with Angola’s Ministry of Mineral Resources, Petroleum and Gas, AOG 2022 will be taking place from November 29 to December 01 in Luanda;…

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#MSGBC2021: A common African Voice facing the climate crisis

We must go with a common African voice, to defend Africa’s interests and vision for the years ahead

H.E. Sophie Gladima honored the opening of the second of the MSGBC Oil, Gas and Power 2021 Conference & Exhibition, Senegal’s largest energy event, with an address to an audience of Ministers, CEOs and VIPs on Friday, with a message directed at uniting Africa’s participation at 2022's COP27 climate summit.…

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MSGBC Oil, Gas & Power 2021 to Host High Level Awards Ceremony

Taking place on the 16th of December, the awards aim to celebrate achievements made by companies and individuals in west Africa’s energy space

Energy Capital & Power (ECP) (www.EnergyCapitalPower.com) is proud to announce the launch of an award ceremony at the first-ever MSGBC Oil, Gas & Power 2021 (https://bit.ly/3dSCodc) conference and exhibition. Taking place on the evening of the 16th of December, the awards aim to celebrate the achievements made by individuals and…

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TotalEnergies Sign Multiple Agreements at the Libya Energy & Economic Summit 2021

The signing of two agreement took place at the inaugural event in Tripoli between Patrick Pouyanné, CEO of TotalEnergies, and the acting Prime Minister H.E. Ramadan Boujnah, and Wiam Al-Abdali, Chairman of GECOL

TotalEnergies signed two separate agreements with Libya’s Government of National Unity and the General Electric Company of Libya (GECOL) during the inaugural Libya Energy & Economic Summit 2021 in Tripoli on Monday. The agreements aim to further consolidate TotalEnergies position in Libya’s renewable energy market while emphasizing the company’s commitment…

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    • H.E. Bruno Jean-Richard Itoua, Minister of Hydrocarbons, Congo; H.E. Gabriel Mbaga Obiang Lima, Minister of Mines and Hydrocarbons, Equatorial Guinea; Scott Taylor, former U.S. representative for Virginia’s 2nd congressional district; Dr Farouk Ibrahim, Secretary General of the African Petroleum Producers Organization; H.E. Sophie Aissatou Gladima, Minister of Petroleum and Energies, Senegal and Gϋnter Nooke, Personal Representative of the German Chancellor for Africa.
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The African Energy Chamber Launches African Green Dialogue Initiative at African Energy Week 2021

Officially launched by African Energy Chamber, together with energy ministers from across the continent globe including Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Senegal and Germany at African Energy Week in Cape Town, the Green Energy Dialogue Initiative marks a significant step in expanding green energy discussions in Africa

The African Energy Chamber (AEC) is proud to announce the official launch of the African Green Energy Dialogue Initiative. Established in collaboration with the Ministry of Hydrocarbons of the Republic of Congo, the Ministry of Mines and Hydrocarbon of Equatorial Guinea, the Ministry of Petroleum and Energy of Senegal and…

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    • Hon. Dr. J. Peter Pham, Former United States Special Envoy for the Sahel Region of Africa; Gracia Munganga, COO for SustainSolar; Josef Abramowitz, President of GigawattGlobal, Coöperatief U.A. and Florival Mucave, Executive Chairman for the Mozambique Oil & Gas Chamber
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COP26 and Africa’s Energy Poverty: A Roadmap to Ending Energy Poverty by 2030

With over 600 million people lacking access to reliable energy in Africa, innovative solutions are needed to accelerate energy access across the continent

With COP26 taking place in early-November, global leaders gathered at the final day of the African Energy Week 2021 conference and exhibition to discuss strategies to mitigate climate change and ensure that Africa’s transition to a clean energy future will alleviate energy poverty. Themed, ‘Africa’s Just Energy Transition: A Roadmap…

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Sonangol Takes the Lead in Angola’s Energy Transition

As African Energy Week 2021’s winner of the NOC of the year award, Sonangol serves as an example for other resource-rich nations of how NOCs can and should drive Africa’s energy transition

The global push to reduce carbon emissions and phase out fossil fuels will have significant impacts on hydrocarbon dependent countries in Africa. Countries such as Angola, with an 80% reliance on oil serve to be highly affected if they are forced to abandon the resource. Therefore, stakeholders are calling for…

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Angola’s ANPG Promotes Natural Gas and Biofuels as it Tackles the Energy Transition

The development of biofuels and the growth of a natural gas-associated industry would largely contribute to respond to Angola’s local content ambitions

High-level executives at Angola’s National Oil, Gas and Biofuels Agency (ANPG), participating at the African Energy Week in Cape Town on Wednesday, offered stakeholders a rare glimpse into the myriad of opportunities available for investment in the Angolan energy landscape, particularly within the context of the energy transition, an overarching…