Endeavor and Starenergie dispute the validity of the joint development agreement for the power plant project.
13 July 2017
Ghana’s review process for its gas power projects could delay their startup dates even though feedstock will soon be available.
10 July 2017
It will be difficult for developers to move small-scale LNG projects forward in Nigeria unless the government raises energy tariffs.
5 July 2017
The threat of a revolt in Nigeria’s parliament could scupper new legislation designed to force Nigeria LNG to pay more tax.
29 June 2017
Kosmos and BP have yet to decide whether their FLNG vessel will be a newbuild or a conversion.
26 June 2017
Nigeria has set its electricity tariffs so low that distributors are saying they are unable to turn a profit, leaving them searching for alternatives
15 June 2017
South Africa’s gas tender looks in doubt following a high court ruling calling for greater consultation on the country’s nuclear power programme.
12 June 2017
With state-owned Electricity Company of Ghana accumulating debts from consumers to suppliers, privatisation is looking likely.
12 June 2017
Equatorial Guinea has shortlisted three offtakers for the Fortuna FLNG plant, but the FID on the project looks likely to slip.
6 June 2017
Golar is looking to monetise gas in Equatorial Guinea despite facing hurdles to its developments in Cameroon and Ghana.
2 June 2017
The president of Cameroon and the head of state-owned oil company SNH are blocking development of the Etinde gas field despite its approval by parliament.
30 May 2017
Ghana’s supply plans will have to wait for gas to become available as power producers work through a backlog of incomplete projects.
26 May 2017
Cash-strapped Sonangol is unlikely to be able to foot a $2 billion legal bill if it loses its arbitration case with US-based Cobalt, sources say.
16 May 2017
Drilling success offshore Senegal is expected to lead to further farmout activity from explorers over the coming years.
12 May 2017
The price of LNG from Bonny Island could be pushed up by high insurance charges as a result of militant attacks in the region.
4 May 2017
The UK major is trying to accelerate the development of the West African discovery, but its progress may be stymied by local politics.
28 April 2017
Nigeria has attempted to calm militants in the Niger Delta, but more needs to be done to reassure companies working there.
24 April 2017
Representatives from Nigeria LNG have met IOCs to discuss the sale of volumes from the planned 4.3 mtpa seventh train at Bonny Island.
13 April 2017
Mauritania hopes to auction off its Banda gas field in H2 but may need to sweeten the deal if it is to attract investors.
7 April 2017
Stakeholders in Nigeria’s proposed Brass LNG plant will need to reallocate Conoco’s old shares in the project before they can revive the venture.
31 March 2017