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Power sector’s gas demand ‘insufficient’ to act as anchor in South Africa 

By: Terence Creamer     27th May 2022 There is insufficient demand for gas in the power sector to “anchor” demand for the fuel in the broader South African energy sector, as gas will have only a limited peaking support role in a system transitioning from coal to renewables, analysis by Meridian Economics shows. Presented by... 

Low oil output barely enough to cover petrol imports – Nigeria FinMin

By: Reuters     27th May 2022 Low crude oil production means Nigeria is barely able to cover the cost of imported petrol from its oil and gas revenues, Finance Minister Zainab Ahmed told Reuters on Thursday. Ahmed added in an interview at the World Economic Forum in Davos that she hoped Nigerian oil production would average... 

Aus ready to meet Korean gas demand - Santos

By: Esmarie Iannucci     27th May 2022 Australia’s gas sector could benefit greatly from Korea’s decarbonising efforts, oil and gas major Santos said. Speaking at the Korean Government Energy Summit, Santos MD and CEO Kevin Gallagher noted that Korea’s proposed measures to cut particle emissions by restricting around one-quarter of... 

First hydrogen-burning power plant operational

27th May 2022 Energy supplier Long Ridge Energy Terminal (Long Ridge) – a subsidiary unit of transportation and infrastructure company Fortress Transportation and Infrastructure Investors and an affiliate managed by asset management firm GCM Grosvenor – announced a successful first step to transition Long... 

Enlit Africa is back

27th May 2022 Enlit Africa returns to Cape Town as a live conference and exhibition from June 7 to 9 this year, focusing on the current opportunities and challenges in the energy sector – from self-generation for municipalities and gas exploitation to renewable and energy storage solutions for the commercial... 

Alliance promotes citizen-owned firms in fuel

27th May 2022 In a ground-breaking development for the Botswana oil and gas industry, leading diamond producer Debswana and national oil body Botswana Oil have entered a strategic partnership that is aimed at capacitating citizen-owned companies in the fuel supply value chain. Through the agreement, Botswana... 

Driftwood liquefied natural gas terminal, US – update

By: Sheila Barradas     27th May 2022 Tellurian has issued a limited notice to Bechtel Energy to start construction of Phase 1 of the Driftwood terminal. 

Medupi power station project, South Africa – update

By: Sheila Barradas     27th May 2022 Eskom has reported that it has implemented repairs and fixes to generation units 1 to 3 at the Medupi power station. 

Desert Bloom hydrogen project, Australia

By: Sheila Barradas     27th May 2022 Aqua Aerem plans to use breakthrough atmospheric water-capture technology, powered by off-grid solar, to produce commercial quantities of renewable hydrogen. 

Energy sector expects increase in cyberattacks, research shows

By: Schalk Burger     26th May 2022 New research published by risk management and quality assurance company DNV shows that energy executives anticipate life, property and environment-compromising cyberattacks on the sector within the next two years. The ‘Cyber Priority’ report finds that 85% of professionals working in the power,... 

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