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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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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 Announces New Dates for MSGBC Oil, Gas & Power 2021

Taking place in Dakar, Senegal, the MSGBC Oil, Gas & Power 2021 conference and exhibition will officially take place on the 16th – 17th December

The MSGBC Oil, Gas & Power 2021 conference and exhibition will take place on the 16th-17th of December 2021 at the Center International de Conference Abdou DIOUF in Dakar, Senegal; organized by Energy Capital & Power (www.EnergyCapitalPower.com), under the patronage of H.E. Macky Sall, President of Senegal, and in partnership…

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Digitalization offers High Returns for Emerging Gas Producers like Mozambique (By Grace Goodrich)

Digital investment and uptake represents a billion-dollar opportunity for emerging LNG producers like Mozambique, as COVID-19 accelerates the demand for reduced-cost exploration

By Grace Goodrich The benefits of digital investment in the oil and gas sector are multifold: increased productivity, cost savings and improved performance all tend to follow investments in big data, the ‘Internet of Things’, artificial intelligence and other digital technologies. Yet according to Deloitte’s digital maturity index published last…

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Data Emerges as Crucial Component of Post-COVID-19 Oil Industry Recovery

The COVID-19 pandemic has accelerated technology adoption as an integral component of oil and gas projects

The ‘Leveraging the Power of Technology for Oilfield Optimization’ webinar was organized by Microsoft in partnership with Africa Oil & Power (http://www.AfricaOilandPower.com/) and the African Energy Chamber; Lower production costs are paramount to a revamped global oil sector with technology to spearhead cost reductions; The COVID-19 pandemic has accelerated technology…

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Diversified Energy Mix for A Clean Energy Transition

The African Energy Chamber and Africa Oil & Power hosted a webinar focusing on renewable energy development in the short and long term

COVID-19 has intensified the debate on the global renewable energy transition; the African Energy Chamber and Africa Oil & Power (www.AfricaOilAndPower.com) hosted a webinar focusing on renewable energy development in the short and long term; seventy-two percent of the world’s installed capacity in 2019 originated from renewable resources. The world’s…

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Equatorial Guinea Year of Investment Advances, Despite Challenges (by Caty Hirst, Director of Programming at Africa Oil & Power)

The Minister of Mines and Hydrocarbons promotes downstream projects and continues to sign contracts, as oil and gas industry adapts to COVID-19

By Caty Hirst, Director of Programming at Africa Oil & Power COVID-19 has slowed global trade, but Equatorial Guinea is not relenting in its drive for investment and downstream diversification, said the country’s Minister of Mines and Hydrocarbons, H.E. Gabriel Mbaga Obiang Lima. Equatorial Guinea’s Year of Investment 2020 campaign…

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Events Industry retools to build hospitals in Africa

The venture applies HOTT3D’s design, construction and project management expertise to building medical facilities within days

A Cape Town-based exhibition builder, together with an event organizer, offer to work with governments and private sectors across Africa to rapidly build hospital infrastructures and shelters in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic. Afrika Umoja, an initiative initiated by Cape Town temporary architecture specialists, HOTT3D with pan-African energy event…

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Africa Oil & Power pledges support to Energy Industry, offers Free Communications Services

Open communication between all organizations involved in African energy helps combat misinformation and promotes safety during the Covid-19 crisis

AOP (www.AfricaOilAndPower.com) is making its platform available for governments and companies within Africa’s energy sector to submit press releases and articles free of charge; open communication between all organizations involved in African energy helps combat misinformation and promotes safety during the Covid-19 crisis; any new developments regarding AOP events will…

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Invest in Africa: Africa Oil & Power (AOP) Events Drive Cross-Border Energy Trade and Investment

As the expanding natural gas and power sectors drive growth across the continent, Africa Oil & Power presents a series of events that target global and African investors

Africa Oil & Power (https://AfricaOilandPower.com/) is the only event group uniting the entire energy value chain, from oil exploration to renewables and focusing on the African continent; AOP 2020 flagship conference takes place on September 15-17 in Cape Town under the theme #InvestWithoutBoundaries; Key national conferences in 2020, held in…