Protests have disrupted the gala dinner at the Africa Energies Summit, with a group of Extinction Rebellion activists attaching themselves to Gordon Ramsay’s Heddon Street restaurant.
Agência Nacional de Petróleo Gás e Biocombustíveis (ANPG)
VFuels is making progress with its Cabinda refinery work at facilities in Houston, with equipment passing its factory acceptance testing (FAT).
Eni, Equinor and TotalEnergies have submitted bids for two blocks in the Lower Congo Basin, ignoring more frontier areas in the Kwanza Basin.
TotalEnergies has started up CLOV phase 2, offshore Angola, marking the second field to come onstream in a week.
Angola has announced the contractor groups for its onshore bid round, as it moves towards new awards.
Angola’s Somaoil has contracted the Falcon 1000HP rig to carry out drilling onshore, with the aim of ramping up production by 30% by 2024.
Angola has received bids for all nine of its onshore blocks up for grabs in its 2020 licensing round, in the Lower Congo and Kwanza basins.
Eni and Sonangol has signed production-sharing contracts (PSCs) for Blocks 27 and 28 with the Angolan regulator.
London-listed Wildcat Petroleum has set out plans to focus on Angola initially, with a secondary exploration drive in Namibia.
Total has begun production at its Zinia phase 2 project, on Angola’s Block 17.
Angola has invited companies to study secondary recovery methods in a bid to maintain production.
Angola's Agência Nacional de Petróleo, Gás e Biocombustíveis (ANPG) has defended its work to assess hydrocarbon potential onshore.
Edinburgh-based Belltree has won work to assist Angola’s oil industry regulator in assessing field performance.