Firms merge into $13bn oil services firm

2016-05-19 16:30

Oil and gas services companies Technip of France and American peer FMC Technologies say they have agreed to merge.

Mark Schmaman: A gas-powered Nigeria – the deals behind $900m Azura project

2016-05-18 16:54

Mark Schmama chats about RMB's involvement in the $900m Azura Project in Nigeria, the country’s first greenfield Independent Power Producer project under new regulations.

Cyprus opens new round of gas exploration

2016-03-25 18:30

Cyprus has launched a third licensing round for offshore oil and gas drilling off the Mediterranean island's southern coast.

EU wants to see Gazprom contracts with European clients

2016-02-03 13:15

The EU wants to examine the contracts which Gazprom has signed with European firms, amid suspicions that the Russian state energy giant has imposed unfair prices.

Sasol one step closer to drilling in Mozambique

2016-02-01 18:04

Sasol has gained "permission to drill for appraisal" at an area adjacent to its Pande and Temane gas fields in Mozambique.

Israeli companies see potential for new gas field

2016-01-17 21:00

Israeli oil and gas explorers Isramco Negev 2 LP and Modiin say a consultant’s report reveals potential for 8.9 trillion cubic feet of gas.

Mozambique to expand gas pipeline to SA

2015-11-30 16:03

The Republic of Mozambique Pipeline Investments Company plans to expand the 865km gas pipeline that transports gas from Mozambique to South Africa.

SA's shale gas reserves and exploration

2015-10-29 08:56

Experts discuss the potential of SA's gas reserves as a source of energy in the future. However there are challenges hampering exploration.

DOE lays down rules for gas IPP investors

2015-09-30 17:02

The Department of Energy has laid down the rules for potential investors in its Gas Independent Power Producer Programme

Transnet ports will be ready for gas IPPs

2015-09-29 21:30

Transnet has prepared scenarios for the import, storage and transmission of gas ahead of the procurement of 3 126 MW of gas-fired power generation.


Gas could be useful but complex addition to SA power mix

2016-05-18 19:04

Gas-fired power stations offer a speedy solution to SA’s electricity supply problems but the supply chain is complex, says an industry insider.

Senegal, Mauritania bet on oil and gas

2016-05-01 12:30

Two west African nations are forging ahead with potentially massive extraction projects others might fear to touch.

SacOil one step closer to gas pipeline from Mozambique to Gauteng

2016-03-02 19:43

SacOil has signed a cooperation agreement that will result in the construction of a pipeline to transport natural gas from Mozambique’s Rovuma Basin to Gauteng.

Afrox signs supply contracts

2016-02-02 13:54

Afrox has announced the completion of various supply deals.

Senegal hails huge gas reserves

2016-01-29 17:00

Senegal has hailed the discovery of offshore gas reserves estimated at 450 billion cubic metres as a game changer for the west African nation.

Nersa approached on viability of Saldanha LPG plant

2015-12-17 20:04

Sunrise Energy, which is building a liquefied petroleum gas import facility in Saldanha, has asked the National Energy Regulator of SA to approve a maximum loading service tariff.

EU reliance on Russia gas to deepen

2015-11-17 09:02

North Africa’s natural gas flows to Europe are poised to decline further amid the ongoing conflicts in the region, handing Russia’s Gazprom an additional boost.

Sunbird eyes supplying Eskom power station

2015-10-20 16:42

Sunbird Energy is proposing additional components to its Ibhubesi Gas Project as it looks to supply gas to Eskom’s Ankerlig power station in the Western Cape.

Nersa outlines gas pricing plan

2015-09-30 11:57

The pricing mechanism for SA's natural gas programme will be informed by national consumption statistics, says an official of energy regulator Nersa.

Small MW allocation not viable, lament gas firms

2015-09-29 13:20

Independent power producers say the requested 3 126 MW of gas-fired power generation is not enough to make it a viable investment in South Africa.

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