Submitted by oilgasafrica on Mon, 2014-05-19 23:00
Globeleq, the leading private power generation company in Africa, has celebrated completion of two of its renewable energy projects in South Africa. On site ceremonies were held to mark the occasion and were well attended by national, local government, industry and community representatives. The 50 MW PV De Aar Solar Power and 50 MW PV Droogfontein Solar Power facilities are both located in the Northern Cape and have been generating clean energy to the national grid following connection in late 2013.
Submitted by oilgasafrica on Wed, 2014-05-14 16:00
Addax Bioenergy is pleased to announce that its facility in Makeni, Sierra Leone, has started producing sugarcane bioethanol and renewable electricity. The company will produce 85,000 m3 of bioethanol per year by end 2016.
Submitted by oilgasafrica on Mon, 2014-05-12 18:14
Gleco Oil Company, the official lubricants distributor in Zambia for African energy multinational Engen Petroleum, has set up a second lubricants depot in Ndola, 300 kilometres north of the capital, Lusaka.
Submitted by oilgasafrica on Fri, 2014-04-25 13:08
Oryx Energies is pleased to announce that it is to build a new state-of the-art petroleum jetty at Sierra Leone’s key import and export facility, the Kissy Oil Terminal, in the country’s capital Freetown. The construction contract was just finalised.
Submitted by oilgasafrica on Mon, 2014-04-14 17:13
Blessing Petroleum, the official Cameroonian lubricants distributor for African energy company Engen, has opened its 11th service station in the country, bringing quality Engen automotive oils to the Western region for the first time.
Submitted by oilgasafrica on Thu, 2014-04-03 23:00
Victoria Oil and Gas Plc, the emerging African energy utility company, today announces that its operating subsidiary, Gaz du Cameroun S.A ("GDC"), will commence the 1km gas pipeline crossing under the Wouri River to Bonaberi. GDC has completed initial project planning, including environmental and safety analyses and has received all the necessary permits, including the grant of Certificate of Environmental Conformity by the Minister in Charge of Environment, Nature protection and Sustainable Development.
Submitted by oilgasafrica on Fri, 2014-02-21 14:41
Victoria Oil & Gas Plc ("VOG" or "the Company"), the emerging African energy utility company, today announces that gas supplied to customers by the Company's operating subsidiary, Gaz du Cameroun ("GDC"), has averaged 3.2mmscf/d for February production to date. At this supply rate the Company is pleased to confirm that GDC is now above break-even on a cash flow basis.
Submitted by oilgasafrica on Fri, 2014-02-21 14:38
The staff and legal entities of Engen Petroleum Burundi SA and SEP have rushed to the aid of the flood victims of Bujumbura, pooling contributions towards relief activities carried out by the Red Cross.
Submitted by oilgasafrica on Wed, 2014-02-19 14:13
Lusaka taxi operators could soon find themselves bargaining with vendor cart salesmen selling Engen lubricants at city ranks, as the Africa-based oil company and its in-country distributor, Gleco Oil Company, bring convenience to public transport operators.
Submitted by oilgasafrica on Tue, 2014-02-04 18:18
Victoria Oil & Gas, the emerging African energy utility company, today announces that its Cameroon operating subsidiary, Gaz du Cameroun ("GDC"), has successfully completed a new thermal gas connection with glass manufacturer SOCAVER.
Submitted by oilgasafrica on Wed, 2014-01-29 19:24
Engen, the downstream petroleum products company with operations in 15 African and Indian Ocean Island countries, is taking its Dieselube 500 Super 15W-40 lubricating oil into Zambia.
Submitted by oilgasafrica on Wed, 2014-01-29 07:54
Angola LNG today announced the sale of its first LPG cargo from its plant in Soyo, the facility built to create value from Angola's offshore gas resources.
Submitted by oilgasafrica on Sun, 2014-01-19 08:51
Victoria Oil & Gas Plc, the emerging African energy utility company, is today pleased to announce that it has signed a loan agreement and Customs bond facility between its Cameroonian operating subsidiary, Gaz du Cameroun S.A. ("GDC"), and BGFIBank ("BGFI") of Cameroon.
Submitted by oilgasafrica on Wed, 2014-01-15 10:00
Today, Sasol Limited's Chief Executive Officer, David Constable, and the South African Minister of Trade and Industry, Dr Rob Davies, inaugurated Sasol's new ethylene purification unit, known as the Ethylene Purification Unit 5 (EPU5), in Sasolburg.
Submitted by oilgasafrica on Wed, 2014-01-15 09:59
APR Energy, a global leader in fast-track power solutions, today announces the extension of its 200 megawatt diesel power module project in Libya on the same terms as the original contract.