East Timor, which is considering converting its oil-fired power plants to gas in an effort to slash energy supply costs, estimates it will need about 0.37 million tonnes per year (t/y) of imported liquefied natural gas (LNG).
Kinetiko Energy has completed two well workovers in South Africa, where it aims to distribute CNG in the Johannesburg region.
Savannah Energy has signed a deal to supply gas to Mulak Energy, in Nigeria, for a CNG project in Rivers State.
Nigeria has launched a push to increase the use of autogas with a high-profile event in Abuja.
Work on the East Africa Crude Oil Pipeline (EACOP) is expected to begin in April following a final investment decision (FID), according to a budget speech from the Tanzanian Minister of Energy.
The struggle to provide Africa with energy will become increasingly important, particularly in terms of balancing power with carbon emissions, a new report from the International Energy Agency (IEA) has said.
Renergen has appointed a Chinese company to carry out construction of a planned small-scale liquefaction plant in South Africa.