Irene Muloni, the Ministry of Energy and Mineral Development, has revealed that  90% of Uganda’s energy mix is from renewable sources.
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Muloni says Uganda’s Energy Mix a Great Investment Opportunity

Irene Muloni, Uganda’s Minister for Energy and Mineral Development, has revealed that  90% of Uganda’s energy mix is from renewable sources. “There is vast potential for renewable energy sources from the various water bodies in the country,” she noted. This was during the Ministerial Panel at the 26th Africa Oil Week (AOW) 2019 in Cape […]

Over 200 senior executives from IOC and NOCs along with ministerial delegations from leading African nations joined to look for solutions to Africa’s energy challenges.
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Uganda and Equatorial Guinea pave the way for Africa’s oil future

Over 200 senior executives from IOC and NOCs along with ministerial delegations from leading African nations joined to look for solutions to Africa’s energy challenges. Amongst the traditional African oil giants were several countries that have been rapidly growing their oil and gas credentials in the form of Uganda and Equatorial Guinea. Uganda joins the […]

Francis Amooti Kibuuka, the LCV Chairperson of Mubende District has called upon the developers of the East African Crude Oil Pipeline (EACOP) to consider stringent environment safety measures before, during and after the construction of the pipeline.
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Mubende residents endorse crude oil pipeline with caution on environment

Francis Amooti Kibuuka, the LCV Chairperson of Mubende District has called upon the developers of the East African Crude Oil Pipeline (EACOP) to consider stringent environment safety measures before, during and after the construction of the pipeline. “The developer should take into consideration that most areas along the pipeline route are already water-stressed. Therefore, the […]

South Sudan is preparing to restart production in various oil fields, including Block 5A operated by Sudd Petroleum Operating Company.
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Sudd Petroleum Prepares to Ramp Up Oil Production in South Sudan

South Sudan is preparing to restart production in various oil fields, including Block 5A operated by Sudd Petroleum Operating Company. Sudd Petroleum Oil Company (SPOC) has proactively started corporate social responsibility activities for local communities surrounding Block 5A in the Tharjath field, which it operates. The activities precede production resumption, which is expected to restart […]

Public and private financial institutions are not responding adequately to meet global energy goals as finance, particularly in Sub-Saharan Africa, remains drastically below levels needed to deliver universal access according to new Energizing Finance research released today by Sustainable Energy for All (SEforALL).
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Study says Africa can’t meet energy goals without urgent investment

Public and private financial institutions are not responding adequately to meet global energy goals as finance, particularly in Sub-Saharan Africa, remains drastically below levels needed to deliver universal access according to new Energizing Finance research released today by Sustainable Energy for All (SEforALL). The Energizing Finance report series, now in its third year, has tracked […]

Dmitry Shornikov, CEO of Rosatom Central and Southern Africa, a Russian firm has emphasized the advantages of joining the atomic club through creating nuclear industries in newcomer countries.
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Russian nuclear firm urges African countries to join the Atomic club

Dmitry Shornikov, CEO of Rosatom Central and Southern Africa, a Russian firm has emphasized the advantages of joining the atomic club through creating nuclear industries in newcomer countries. Shornikov, who was speaking at the panel on global nuclear trends,  gave an overview of projects with the maximum positive effect on the industrial development, enhancing the […]

South Sudan and Egypt have signed a Memorandum of Understanding regarding cooperation in the field of downstream oil and gas.
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South Sudan focuses on returning all its oilfields to production, targets 250,000 barrels per day

South Sudan’s Minister of Petroleum Awow Daniel Chuang has said that they are committed to upholding the OPEC and non-OPEC Declaration of Cooperation in accordance with the Declaration, OPEC member states, together with non-OPEC members, agreed in 2016 to voluntary production adjustments. “We are committed to upholding the OPEC and non-OPEC Declaration of Cooperation to […]

French Company  Total E&P Uganda has boosted the National Content Capacity pool by unveiling the first group of internationally certified oil and gas welders at Buhimba Technical Institute in Hoima district.
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Oil and Gas: 50 welders get international certification

French Company  Total E&P Uganda has boosted the National Content Capacity pool by unveiling the first group of internationally certified oil and gas welders at Buhimba Technical Institute in Hoima district. The unveiling follows the successful completion of an intensive 3 months training course on 2G and 4G coded welding undertaken by the students and […]

Rich in hydrocarbons and possessing a favourable geological structure, Somalia holds huge opportunities for investors looking to enter the East African market, the country’s Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources,  Abdirashid Mohamed Ahmed has said.
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Somalia puts 15 Oil exploration licenses on offer

Rich in hydrocarbons and possessing a favourable geological structure, Somalia holds huge opportunities for investors looking to enter the East African market, the country’s Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources,  Abdirashid Mohamed Ahmed has said. “Nowhere is the contribution that the energy industry can make to civil society and economic development greater than in Somalia,” […]