Oil and gas

February 16, 2020

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German “Desertec” solar energy project to be revived

The Minister of Energy, Mohamed Arkab, announced, on Thursday in Algiers, the signing, next April, of a memorandum of understanding between the national Sonelgaz Group and the Dii Desert Energy (“Desertec”) initiative.

Replying to a question from APS news Agency on cooperation with the “Desertec” initiative in the field of renewable energy, on the sidelines of the National Conference of the National Federation of Workers"...

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February 16, 2020

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British Petroleum interested in resumption of investment in Algeria

Energy Minister Mohamed Arkab said Wednesday in Algiers that the British Petroleum Company British Petroleum (BP) had expressed in an official letter to the Ministry of Energy “its interest in the resumption of the ‘investment in the hydrocarbons sector in Algeria’.

“A few days ago, BP informed the Ministry of Energy, through an official letter, of its interest in resuming investment in hydrocarbons in Algeria,” Arkab"...

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February 6, 2020

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Algeria names new chief for state energy firm Sonatrach - state TV-

ALGIERS (Reuters) - Algerian President Abdelmadjid Tebboune on Wednesday appointed Toufik Hakkar as the new head of state energy firm Sonatrach, state television reported.

Hakkar, a senior Sonatrach executive, will replace Kamel Eddine Chikhi who was only named head of the company three months ago, the latest in a rapid carousel of changes at the top in recent years.

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February 4, 2020

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Schneider Electric, Qbera Capital partner to provide solar energy in Sub Saharan Africa

Schneider Electric Solar Spain S.A., the Spanish entity of the Schneider Electric solar business division has entered into a strategic alliance with Qbera Capital, a leading asset management & independent advisory firm, to further support solar energy growth across selected frontier & emerging markets.

The Qbera-Schneider Electric Solar alliance provides a distinctive technical and financial proposition – further facilitating transition"...

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February 1, 2020

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Oil and Gas Council plays host to the first Senegal Offshore Licensing Round

President Macky Sall opened the Oil & Gas Council's 4th MSGBC Basin Summit & Exhibition in Dakar on Wednesday.

Held in partnership with PETROSEN, Senegal's National Oil Company, the conference played host to the official launch of the country's first offshore licensing round.

Comprising 12 offshore blocks, it is expected to draw wide interest from a"...

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February 1, 2020

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Oil and Gas Council plays host to the first Senegal Offshore Licensing Round

President Macky Sall opened the Oil & Gas Council's 4th MSGBC Basin Summit & Exhibition in Dakar on Wednesday.

Held in partnership with PETROSEN, Senegal's National Oil Company, the conference played host to the official launch of the country's first offshore licensing round.

Comprising 12 offshore blocks, it is expected to draw wide interest from a"...

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February 1, 2020

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Oil and Gas Council plays host to the first Senegal Offshore Licensing Round-

President Macky Sall opened the Oil & Gas Council's 4th MSGBC Basin Summit & Exhibition in Dakar on Wednesday.

Held in partnership with PETROSEN, Senegal's National Oil Company, the conference played host to the official launch of the country's first offshore licensing round.

Comprising 12 offshore blocks, it is expected to draw wide interest from a"...

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February 1, 2020

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IndianOil plegdes to support Ghana implement the National LPG Promotion Policy

In a step that will further strengthen relations between India and Ghana, IndianOil has signed a MoU with the National Petroleum Authority (NPA) of Ghana for providing its assistance and technical expertise in the implementation of Ghana's National LPG Promotion Policy.

With India's emergence as a world leader in provision of clean energy to its citizens by the expansion of its LPG network, Ghana sought assistance from India in its own efforts"...

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January 30, 2020

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IRENA, Burkina Faso discuss opportunities for accelerated renewable energy deployment

The Director-General of the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA), Mr. Francesco La Camera and the President of Burkina Faso, His Excellency Roch Marc Christian Kaboré met at the IRENA headquarters in Abu Dhabi and discussed opportunities for accelerated renewable energy deployment in Burkina Faso and identified concrete steps to strengthen bilateral cooperation.

They exchanged views on the role renewable energy can play in increasing"...

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January 29, 2020

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SeaBird awarded two OBN surveys in West Africa

SeaBird Exploration has received a letter of award for provision of source services for two OBN surveys to be carried out in West Africa, with an expected total duration of about 80 days.

The first survey is expected to start in April 2020 and the second survey will follow immediately after. SeaBird will use the Eagle Explorer for both surveys.

The time charter agreement"...

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