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Oil & Gas sector in Nigeria: Current industry issues






The Nigerian oil and gas industry has been vibrant since the discovery of crude oil […]

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Africa in a Low Oil Price World






International oil prices have plummeted by almost 50% since its peak of around US$115/bbl in […]

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Africa’s oil and gas potential despite fall in crude prices






Oil and gas is of critical importance to the African economy. In fact, it is […]

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Focus on Oil & Gas: Focus on Africa!






The Global Energy Institute is please to share with you the latest launch of KPMG’s […]

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2015 Sector Report on The Oil and Gas Sector in Africa






Oil and gas is of critical importance to the African economy. In fact, it is […]

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Global Market Update: Oil & Gas – July 2015






“Fundamentally, there’s little to suggest the market is due for an upside correction anytime soon. […]

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Market Update: Oil & Gas (July 2015)






Oil price benchmarks traded lower in June and early July as both fundamental and technical indicators […]

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2035 & beyond: World of energy: disruption






Probable Scenario: 1 The world has developed very dynamically, especially in China and India. Global energy […]

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2035+; scenarios for Tomorrow’s Energy Sector






Today, energy is one of the core issues in the world and the energy market […]

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When one crisis meets another: Focusing on talent for the long term






Assessing talent risks With the spate of payroll reductions and project postponements that have come […]

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Market Update: Oil & Gas – March 2015






Oil benchmarks remained volatile in February and early March as competing market fundamentals continued to […]

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Oil and gas commercialization in a period of price volatility: Constructively engaging government











There are ever increasing concerns for petroleum exploration and development prospects across Sub-Saharan Africa arising from the dramatic falls in oil and gas prices since mid-June 2014. The primary supply-side reasons are the US shale oil and gas revolution, strong production from conflict regions such as Iraq and Libya, and OPECs November 2014 statement that they would not cut production.

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Unlocking the potential of Africa’s NOCs











Major oil and gas discoveries have opened new exploration plays in East Africa and offshore West Africa. Equally, ever-expanding energy requirements from domestic markets support the commercialization of these discoveries in Africa. Against this background, African governments want to ensure greater national participation in their upstream petroleum sector.

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LNG industry venturing into new territory

LNG industry venturing into new territory











The liquefied natural gas (LNG) industry is venturing into new territory as it approaches an unprecedented wave of expansion. New projects in Western Canada, the US Gulf Coast and East Africa pose particular technical challenges, but more important are the non-technical challenges.

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Biogas and geothermal finding a home in Tanzania

Biogas and geothermal finding a home in Tanzania











In rural communities biogas is offering an increasing degree of help, while the Government looks to geothermal to provide a significant contribution to the national power grid.

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Africa’s new oil producers

Africa’s new oil producers











Nigeria continues as the key player, ranking as the world’s 13th biggest oil producer, and the continent as a whole produces significantly more oil than it consumes.

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Nigeria’s energy crisis – what is being done?











Nigeria, a country almost three times the size of Germany, is endowed with bountiful energy resources such as gas, coal and oil, yet the state continues to experience a chronic power shortage.

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East Africa’s natural gas boom – where are we now?











There have been numerous gas finds in Mozambique and Tanzania since 2010. In fact, finds in the Rovuma Basin have provided the operators of the gas projects enough incentive to develop LNG facilities in both countries.

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Is Nigerian Content Act Indigenising the Oil Industry?

Is Nigerian Content Act Indigenising the Oil Industry? Part 2











Section 70 (d) makes reference to the schedule to the Act which contains information as to specific Nigerian content level that must be achieved by operators in the industry.

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Is Nigerian Content Act Indigenising the Oil Industry? Part 1











The quest to increase the level of participation of Nigerians in the oil and gas sector of the economy did not start with the passage of the Nigerian Oil and Gas Industry Content Development Act (NOGICDA or the Act).

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Africa Brief

Natural Gas in Africa






  Natural gas is the golden child of the energy world at the moment, promising […]

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