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Earlier this month, global energy major ExxonMobil – under its affiliate, Esso Exploration Angola – announced a discovery in the Bavuza South-1 well in Block 15 offshore Angola, an accomplishment which is set to reawaken new investment in Angola’s...
900 million Africans rely on solid biomass such as firewood and charcoal for cooking, which causes indoor pollution that kills 600,000 people a year Let’s look at African realities. A kettle boiled twice a day by the rich and luxurious...
By NJ Ayuk, Chairman of African Energy Chamber . I am going to COP27 because I believe if Africa is not on the table it will be on the menu. Let me be clear, those of us who are advocating...
In its first gathering of global practices since the start of COVID-19 lockdowns, over 200 of SRK Consulting’s decision-makers and experts met in South Africa for a week in September for an intensive programme of workshops and strategic meetings. Held...
By:Jean-François St-Laurent Following recent failures of tailings dams, dramatic change in the global mining industry has been initiated. Numerous technical publications or guidelines for safer management of TSFs have been released. A key objective of these publications is to ensure...
The upcoming Angola Oil & Gas (AOG) 2022 conference and exhibition – Angola’s official meeting place for energy policymakers, companies and investors – which runs from November 29 – December 1, will explore the best approach Angola should implement...
The global demand for critical and future-facing minerals is set to usher Australia into a new resources boom. There are currently hundreds of millions of dollars’ worth of key minerals such as nickel, lithium, cobalt and manganese scattered across...
Belarmino Chittargueleca, Executive Director for Angola’s national concessionaire and upstream regulator, the National Agency for Oil, Gas and Biofuels (ANPG), announced a number of changes and innovations – including drastic cuts in approval times – at the African Energy...
The climate change conference COP27 offers a unique opportunity to increase energy access and lay the foundations for decarbonisation across Africa, but wealthy nations must deliver on their climate finance pledges to unlock the continent’s potential, according to a...
Metso Outotec is launching the innovative DRI (direct reduced iron) Smelting Furnace to substitute blast furnaces used in iron and steel making. The DRI Smelting Furnace is one of Metso Outotec’s key solutions for decarbonization of the iron and...