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ECG staff assured of protection as two are picked up for assault

The acting General Manager of the Accra West Region of the Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG), Mr...

John Jinapor speaks on why the energy sector is crippling

Member of Parliament (MP) for Yapei-Kusawgu in the Savannah Region and Member of Parliament’s...

Environmental Management Policy on oil and gas in the offing

Civil Society activists have met to validate the new Environmental Management Policy for the Oil...

Only 18% of petroleum contracts awarded to Ghanaian companies

Even though government has put in measures to ensure increased participation of Ghanaians in the...

Western Region to host maiden Gold Expo in March 2020

The Western Region is set to host Ghana’s first-ever Gold Expo to promote businesses within...
Kenya: Damaged Turkana Roads Disrupt Crude Trucking

Kenya: Damaged Turkana Roads Disrupt Crude Trucking

Trucking of crude oil to Mombasa has been halted due to heavy rains that have damaged roads in Turkana County. Tullow Oil, which is running the 100 trucks to ferry crude to Mombasa for storage did not explain to what extent the stoppage would affect the Early Oil...

Nigeria Plans to Access $1 Billion Energy Fund

Nigeria Plans to Access $1 Billion Energy Fund

President Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday, disclosed that Nigeria would join other African oil and gas producing countries in accessing the $1 billion African Energy Investment Corporation, AEICorp, Fund, promoted by the African Petroleum Producers Organisation, APPO, to...

African Petroleum Producers Appoint Nigerian As Secretary General

Oil prices rise on OPEC deficit forecast

Oil prices rose on Thursday, recouping some of the losses from the previous session that followed a surprise increase in U.S. crude inventories, as the market mood switched to relief after OPEC forecast a supply deficit next year. Brent futures LCOc1 rose 28 cents, or...

Kenya: Tullow Oil Financial Crisis Threatens Oilfields

Kenya: Tullow Oil Financial Crisis Threatens Oilfields

Tullow Oil, the British firm exploring oil in Turkana, is in deep trouble abroad, which may put Kenya's oil wealth dreams in jeopardy. The company's troubles come after its decision to downgrade its production outlook, and the exits of the company's chief executive...

Zimbabwe: Eskom Deal Still On

Zimbabwe: Eskom Deal Still On

South African power utility, Eskom, is still supplying Zimbabwe with 300MW outside peak hours under a US$2 million a month deal with Zesa Holdings, Cabinet heard yesterday. Eskom has surplus off-peak power for export, but has resorted to load-shedding in South Africa...

Minister inspects Alavanyo hydro power project

Minister inspects Alavanyo hydro power project

The Minister for Energy, Mr John-Peter Amewu, has inspected a newly completed mini hydro power project at Alavanyo Abehenease in the Volta Region. The $400,000 project, which was expected to beef up power supply to the township, was commenced in 2005 but stalled until...

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