LNG

Will Anadarko be squeezed on sea access rights?

There is a possibility Mozambique’s cabinet could use the approval of Anadarko’s plan of development on Tuesday to push for third-party access to the sea There is a possibility Mozambique’s cabinet could use the approval of Anadarko’s plan of development on Tuesday to push for third-party access to the sea.
By The Wildcat 24 November 2017 0 28542
A drillship off the coast of Mozambique. (Anadarko)

The plan of development (POD) for Anadarko’s 12 mtpa LNG plant was reviewed by Mozambique’s Economic Council on Thursday morning in preparation for submission to the Council of Ministers (COM) next Tuesday. 

The approval of the POD would be a major step forward for the $20 billion project in Offshore Area 1, but Wildcat understands it may only move forward on conditions the partners had previously been unwilling to commit to.

A major point of contention between the government and the LNG developers, Anadarko and Eni...