DNG Energy will work with Imperial Logistics to examine the use of LNG as a diesel alternative in South Africa.
Mozambique has made progress in tackling its northern insurgency, as a trial begins on the “hidden debts” scandal.
Rwandan forces have freed Mocímboa da Praia, a Mozambique town that had been held by Islamists since August 2020.
Kosmos Energy has completed the sale of the vessel that will be used on the Greater Tortue Ahmeyim (GTA) LNG project to BP.
Troops have begun arriving in Mozambique as agreed by the Southern African Development Community (SADC), as tensions continue emerging.
Perenco will increase LNG exports from Cameroon in 2022, following the drilling of two or three wells this year.
Karpowership SA is appealing against the decision by the South African government to reject its floating power plant plans.
Nigeria LNG (NLNG) managing director and CEO Tony Attah will leave his role in August.
Rwanda will provide a 1,000-person force to Mozambique’s trouble Cabo Delgado Province to assist in a counter-insurgency programme.
South Africa has rejected three applications from Karpowership on environmental grounds.
Sonatrach has shut down its Skikda LNG complex following a gas turbine problem.
Nigeria LNG has held a ceremony to mark the start of construction at Train 7, increasing capacity by around 35%.
Technip Energies has awarded a contract for pre-installation and subsequent hook-up for a floating project offshore Mauritania and Senegal to Havfram.
TechnipFMC has rejected some claims around its Mozambique LNG work.
Nigeria’s UTM Offshore has signed up Japan’s JGC Corp. and KBR to study its proposed floating LNG plan.
Petrofac has won a contract from BP for work on operational procedures at the Greater Tortue Ahmeyim (GTA) project, offshore Mauritania and Senegal.
Among major liquefied natural gas (LNG) suppliers, Qatar, as well as Russia and African producers, look set to benefit from China’s rising demand for the fuel, according to FitchSolutions.
Tanzanian President Samia Suluhu Hassan aims to wrap up talks on an LNG project within six months, but the government faces a tough task in securing new investments.
Saipem has issued a warning over its 4 billion euro ($4.8bn) contract for work on Mozambique LNG, following Total’s declaration of force majeure.
The first caisson for the BP-led Greater Tortue Ahmeyim project in Senegal has left the port of Dakar.
Total has declared force majeure at its Mozambique LNG project, citing the local insecurity.
The UK government will face questions in court over the legality of its support for Mozambique LNG, following a win for Friends of the Earth (FoE).
Mozambican businesses looking to cash in on Africa’s biggest private investment are facing disaster after an attack by Islamic State-linked militants on a town close to Total’s $20 billion natural gas export project.
The High Court will hear an application from Friends of the Earth (FoE) today to review the UK government’s support of the Mozambique LNG scheme.
East African LNG outlook seems positive in 2021 but fluctuating prices, political instability and terrorism risk stifling growth
East Africa is in a prime location to export gas globally but growth and progress has largely been slow, largely because of fluctuating liquified natural gas prices, political instability and terrorism.