South African President Cyril Ramaphosa has overseen the launch of massive hydrogen-powered trucks at a mine in Limpopo today.
Masdar has signed up to develop green hydrogen in the Suez Canal economic zone. This follows a number of similar agreements from United Arab Emirates-based companies with Egypt.
Namibia aims to reach production from its Venus and Graff discoveries by 2028, Immanuel Mulunga, managing director of Namcor has said.
Chariot has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Port of Rotterdam on the supply of green hydrogen.
Eni CEO Claudio Descalzi has held talks today with Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi around gas and exports.
Netherland, Sewell & Associates (NSAI) has signed a deal to assess the potential of Ethiopia’s oil and gas resources.
Petrofac has won work on an early stage study to assess the feasibility for a green hydrogen to ammonia facility in Egypt.
Norway’s Scatec has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) for a green hydrogen and ammonia plant in Egypt.
Egyptian Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources Tarek El Molla has held high-level talks with Chevron, and various other US luminaries, at CERAWeek.
Namibia’s Ohlthaver & List (O&L) Group and CMB.Tech plan have agreed to begin construction of a hydrogen plant, aiming for first production by the end of 2023.
Delek Drilling is relaunching as NewMed Energy as the company expands into new areas, such as blue hydrogen and renewable power.
Sasol has reported EBIT of 24.3 billion rand ($1.6bn) for the six months ending on December 31, 2021, up 12%.
Eskom will complete its unbundling by the end of this year, South Africa President Cyril Ramaphosa has said.
Namibia will receive N$100 million ($6.3mn) in concession fees from its preferred hydrogen bidder this year, President Hage Geingob has said.
New Fortress Energy (NFE) has signed a preliminary deal with Mauritania to produce LNG from the offshore.
Hydrogen is a major target in the energy transition, so it is only right that Africa launch its own plan to accelerate uptake.
Hive Hydrogen and Linde have set out plans to build a green ammonia plant in South Africa’s Coega special economic zone.
Eni has signed a new contract on the Berkine Basin with Sonatrach, while also setting out decarbonisation plans.
South Africa is struggling with its domestic energy mix, not least its heavy reliance on coal, but sees hydrogen as an opportunity to pursue.
Tlou Energy has set out plans to produce hydrogen at its Botswana project, with support from Synergen Met.
Sasol has signed up to investigate the potential for a green hydrogen hub at Boegoebaai, in the Namakwa special economic zone (SEZ).
Chariot has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on a major green hydrogen project with the government of Mauritania.
Germany has agreed to establish a green hydrogen partnership with Namibia, with seawater desalination playing a major role.
Siemens Energy has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on developing a green hydrogen industry in Egypt.
Eni has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on producing hydrogen in Egypt.