Coega IDZ gas station gets the thumbs up

2016-10-23 06:11

Nelson Mandela Bay Mayor Athol Trollip has applauded the announcement of Coega Industrial Development Zone (IDZ) as one of the locations for a gas-to-power station and says this will create much-needed jobs in the region.

Gas users lose bid to review Sasol’s max price methods - Nersa

2016-10-19 06:37

A high court ruling in favour of Nersa means its maximum price methodology remains valid for Sasol’s maximum gas prices and trading margin, it has announced.

Fracking explorers punt R11bn boost to SA economy

2016-10-13 17:04

A gas exploration firm has released its KPMG-commissioned report that punts fracking as an economic boom for SA, explaining that it could add R11bn to its GDP.

Siemens discusses bid as SA gas-to-power moves forward

2016-10-10 06:51

Siemens says it’s weighing a bid for a R51.22bn investment project as South Africa’s programme to generate power from gas gains momentum.

There is room for nuclear

2016-10-09 06:29

A key official says 'facts' in government's policy make nuclear a part of the energy mix and puts gas usage into question.

SA to name preferred bidders for gas projects in March

2016-10-03 11:54

SA will announce preferred bidders for multi-billion dollar gas-to-power projects by the end of March as part of efforts to diversify electricity production.

Afrox secures R1.1bn LPG contracts

2016-09-11 12:42

South Africa’s largest gas and welding company African Oxygen has signed two deals to supply liquefied petroleum gas.

Low prices not only headache for oil and gas sector

2016-08-22 17:52

Besides low prices, regulatory compliance and tax requirements remain of the key challenges for companies in the oil and gas industry.

A battle of ideas over SA energy plans sparks fierce debate

2016-07-27 07:02

The future of SA's energy sector has sparked a battle of ideas over big infrastructure projects versus nimble power producers, writes Fin24’s Matthew le Cordeur.

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.


Bidders gear up for liquid gas power plant

2016-10-23 06:11

Bidding for government’s 2 000 megawatt liquid gas power plant at Richards Bay, announced last week as part of a R50bn plan to boost SA’s gas industry, is set to begin next August.

UK gas on longest winning streak in nine years

2016-10-17 15:00

Britain’s heating season has started with a bang, as natural gas contracts reverse a two-year slump.

Russia, Turkey sign pipeline accord after crisis

2016-10-11 16:51

Russia and Turkey have signed an agreement to build a gas pipeline under the Black Sea, as they vowed to intensify relations after a bitter crisis.

The great gas plan

2016-10-09 06:30

State offers private sector two huge gas projects hoping to “catalyse” a new industry. Will anyone bite?

Richards Bay and Coega to be part of gas-to-power

2016-10-04 06:58

Richards Bay and industrial development zone Coega will be locations for a gas-to-power programme to ease the country’s dependence on coal for 70% of its electricity.

Jordanians rally against Israeli gas deal

2016-10-02 12:30

Hundreds of Jordanians have taken part in a demonstration in the centre of Amman to protest a deal signed to import natural gas from Israel.

Sustainability of oil firms under siege - PwC

2016-08-23 06:07

In order to ensure sustainability in the long term, oil companies have to adapt their business models to remain competitive, research shows.

SA gas suppliers can’t keep up

2016-08-04 11:20

ARTICLE UPDATE regarding Sasol LPG supply to Afrox.

Momentous day for black-owned IPP gas company

2016-07-25 20:27

A 670 MW independent power producer open cycle gas turbine plant has started commercial operation, signalling a new era for a black-owned power producer.

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.

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