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    • Sandra Jeque, International Conference Director for Energy Capital & Power and Ahmed Vall Mohameden, Adviser to the Minister for Cooperation and Communication, Mauritania
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Mauritanian Energy Ministry and NOC Partner with Energy, Capital & Power for Unified Promotion Strategy

Africa’s foremost investment platform, ECP, has created a coalition with Mauritania’s Energy Ministry and NOC to attract foreign stakeholder interest in new renewables projects and 28 new offshore blocks freshly released

This Monday, Sandra Jeque, International Conference Director for Energy Capital & Power (ECP) (www.EnergyCapitalPower.com) met with Ahmed Vall Mohameden, Adviser to the Minister for Cooperation and Communication to forge a partnership for the promotion of Mauritania’s energy sector. With ECP’s flagship West African event, the MSGBC Oil, Gas & Power…

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    • BirAllah 13 trillion cubic feet (tcf) Reserve Project to Follow bp’s Greater Tortue Ahmeyim’s (GTA) in MSGBC Gas Rush (By Elliot Connor)
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BirAllah 13 trillion cubic feet (tcf) Reserve Project to Follow bp’s Greater Tortue Ahmeyim’s (GTA) in MSGBC Gas Rush (By Elliot Connor)

bp is now discussing monetization for Mauritania’s BirAllah and Senegal’s Yakaar-Terenga reserves as phase 2 of the company’s Greater Tortue Ahmeyim LNG project nears its final investment decision

By Elliot Connor, Field Editor for The Republic of the Congo region, Energy Capital & Power (www.EnergyCapitalPower.com) Neighboring the 15 trillion cubic feet (tcf) Greater Tortue Ahmeyim’s (GTA) gas reserves, BirAllah’s own 13 tcf in natural gas lies offshore the Mauritania-Senegal border at 2,500 meters deep. Discovered via a trio of wells drilled…

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    • Left to right: Moustapha Bechir, General Director of Hydrocarbons, Ministry of Petroleum, Energy and Mines, Mauritania; Thierno Seydou Ly Director of Hydrocarbon, Ministry of Petroleum and Energies, Senegal; and Khady D. Ndiaye, Vice President, Senegal Country Manager, Kosmos
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#MSGBC2021 Project Update: The Greater Tortue Ahmeyim LNG Project

The second day of the MSGBC Oil, Gas and Power 2021 Conference and Exhibition featured a panel discussion focusing on a project update on The Greater Tortue Ahmeyim LNG project, located on the maritime border offshore Senegal and Mauritania

Day two of the MSGBC Oil, Gas and Power 2021 Conference and Exhibition featured a panel discussion on the BP-led Greater Tortue Ahmeyim (GTA) liquefied natural gas (LNG) project, offshore Senegal and Mauritania. Moderated by Serigne Mboup, Chairman, CEL Senegal SAS, the in-focus talks featured a panel comprising Massaer Cissé,…

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BP Senegal Confirms Participation at MSGBC Oil, Gas & Power 2021

Members of the BP delegation will provide a project update on the Greater Tortue Ahmeyim (GTA) offshore natural gas field

Energy, Capital & Power (ECP) (www.EnergyCapitalPower.com) is pleased to announce that a delegation from lead sponsor BP – comprising Massaer Cisse, Vice President and Country Manager, Senegal; Mohamed Limam Vice President, Head of Country Mauritania; and Rebecca King, Vice President, Production, Mauritania and Senegal – will speak at the MSGBC…

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Five Reasons Why the MSGBC Basin is a Top Investment Destination (By Miguel Artacho)

In recent years all of the MSGBC Basin countries have been climbing up the global rankings due to the continuing improvements in their business climates

By Miguel Artacho, Field Editor Since large-scale oil and gas discoveries took place in the offshore waters of Senegal and Mauritania between 2014-2017, the entire MSGBC region– comprised of Mauritania, Senegal, The Gambia, Guinea Conakry, and Guinea Bissau – has received growing interest from international investors. There are several reasons why…

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Exploration and Investment Opportunities in Mauritania’s Petroleum Industry (By Matthew Goosen)

The Government of Mauritania is now engaged in the early stages of transforming the port city of Nouadhibou into a hub for the region, with plans to rehabilitate the city’s oil storage capacity of 300,000 tons

By Matthew Goosen, Editor Following the discovery (https://bit.ly/3luKJbk) of a large deposit of natural gas offshore Mauritania in the Tortue natural gas field in 2014 by U.S. deepwater exploration and production company Kosmos Energy, interest in the region’s oil and gas prospects has exploded, placing the Saharan country in the early…

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Top Ten: Renewable Energy Projects in the MSBGC Region (By Charné Hundermark)

Rich with renewable energy sources and with increasing demand from a growing population, the MSGBC region has seen the uptake of several large-scale renewable energy projects

By Charné Hundermark, Southern and East Africa Editor The MSGBC region – comprising Mauritania, Senegal, Gambia, Guinea-Bissau and Guinea-Conakry – has seen a significant increase in energy developments and investments, owing to the region’s abundant resources. Rich in hydropower, solar, and wind, the region can use its significant potential to meet…

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    • Senegal’s Taiba N’Diaye Wind Farm Blows in a New Wave of Green Investment for the MSGBC Region (By Charné Hundermark)
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Senegal’s Taiba N’Diaye Wind Farm Blows in a New Wave of Green Investment for the MSGBC Region (By Charné Hundermark)

Senegal’s first wind project is strengthening the region’s position as a renewable energy leader, with MSGBC Oil, Gas, & Power 2021 anticipated to drive further investment in the region

By Charné Hundermark, Southern and East Africa Editor In addition to world class energy developments taking place within the oil and gas industry, Senegal is making moves to exploit its significant renewable energy resources, positioning the Mauritania, Senegal, Gambia, Guinea Bissau and Guinea Conakry (MSGBC) region as a globally competitive…

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    • MSGBC Natural Gas to Accelerate Regional Economic Growth, Position Africa as a Global Competitor (By Charné Hundermark)
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MSGBC Natural Gas to Accelerate Regional Economic Growth, Position Africa as a Global Competitor (By Charné Hundermark)

The emerging natural gas province in the MSGBC region will likely translate into significant, regional socio-economic growth, and the upcoming MSBGC Oil, Gas & Power 2021 conference seeks to drive this

By Charné Hundermark, Southern and East Africa Editor The MSGBC region – covering Mauritania, Senegal, Gambia, Guinea Bissau, and Guinea Conakry – unlike other high production markets in West and Northern Africa, has seen relatively small-scale energy sector developments since the early 2000s. However, with the discovery of significant natural…

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President Macky Sall to Drive Energy Investment for West Africa with MSGBC 2021 Event, Gathers Support from Leaders and Investors

The event will gather energy business and political leaders from across the continent to explore energy opportunities in West Africa

H.E. President Macky Sall has generously dedicated the International Conference Centre Abdou Diouf to host the MSGBC Oil, Gas & Power 2021 event; The event will gather energy business and political leaders from across the continent to explore energy opportunities in West Africa, with a narrative defined by the energy…