African Energy Chamber
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New Regulatory Affairs Committee: Putting Regulatory Frameworks at the Heart of the Continent’s Global Investment Competitiveness

The Committee will be central to the Chamber’s policy advocacy and advisory efforts across the continent

The African Energy Chamber (www.EnergyChamber.org) is delighted to announce the nomination of its Regulatory Affairs Committee, which will serve on its Advisory Board for 2020 and 2021. The Committee will be central to the Chamber’s policy advocacy and advisory efforts across the continent to provide an enabling business environment for…

African Energy Chamber
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Senegal, Equatorial Guinea set to discuss post-Covid-Investments in Africa with Germany’s Private Sector at Germany Africa Business Forum (GABF) Webinar

In 2019, the GABF launched a multi-million Euro funding commitment to invest in German energy startups that focus on Africa

The Germany Africa Business Forum (GABF) is organizing an exclusive webinar on the topic "Business in Africa after Covid-19" on August 6th, 2020, at 16:00 Central European Time. The high-level panel will be expanded with an opening speech by the Minister of Mines & Hydrocarbons of Equatorial Guinea, H.E. Gabriel…

African Energy Chamber
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Angola and OPEC are a Strong Pillar of Market Stability

Angola’s support to global market stability and energy cooperation is significant, and gives confidence to operators and future investors seeking to do business in Africa

The OPEC-Angola discussions that took place last week is a major pillar of the strong dialogue and cooperation between OPEC and African producing nations.  The Chamber (EnergyChamber.org) welcomes these discussions and encourages more collaboration as Angola and others will benefit from market stability. Such a dialogue is key for compliance with…

African Energy Chamber
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Natural Gas to Change Africa: the Vision of the African Energy Chamber’s Newest Advisory Committee

Committee members gather decades of experience in the public and private sector all across Africa

In continuation of recent announcements on the African Energy Chamber’s Advisory Board (2020 – 2021) (EnergyChamber.org), the Chamber is delighted to announce the nominations on its Natural Gas Committee. The committee will be instrumental in advising the Chamber on several projects and initiatives to boost investments into gas infrastructure across…

African Energy Chamber
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Local Content Advisory Committee to push for a More Inclusive Energy Industry

Local content has always been at the core of the African Energy Chamber’s mandate and priorities

The African Energy Chamber (EnergyChamber.org) has appointed its highest-level advisory committee to serve on local content matters and support capacity building across the continent. Local Content Committee members are part of the Chamber’s Advisory Board and serve in their personal capacities, representing decades of experience working for the leading local…

African Energy Chamber
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Trident Energy continues to bet on Pre-Salt Layer with Brazil Acquisition

The company has acquired the Pampo & Enchova clusters from state-run Petrobras

Trident Energy, the independent company operating the Ceiba and Okume fields in Equatorial Guinea since 2017, has just made its official entry into Brazil’s offshore. The company has acquired the Pampo & Enchova clusters from state-run Petrobras, which include ten concessions producing over 22,000 bopd from the PPM-I, PCE-1, P-8…

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Cloud, Artificial Intelligence (AI), and 5G are already reshaping the Oil and Gas Industry — Huawei drives the intelligent transformation of the sector

Undoubtedly, the oil and gas industry has entered an extremely difficult period and is witnessing changes, the likes of which have not been seen for over a century

Today, the Huawei Oil & Gas Virtual Summit 2020 (www.Huawei.com) — exploring 'Data to Barrel' — was successfully hosted online. The summit gathered together global customers, industry partners, and thought leaders — including representatives from the Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC), Schlumberger SIS, and the former Chief Information Officer…

Africa Oil & Power Conference
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Investment in Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) Infrastructure and Energy is Paramount: Africa Oil & Power 2021 DRC Investment Summit Launches

The DRC has one of Africa’s largest and most diverse endowments of mineral resources and a need to develop infrastructure nationwide

Kinshasa will welcome a broad base of international and African investors to the first ever DRC Energy & Infrastructure Investment Summit, organized by Africa Oil & Power (AOP) (www.AfricaOilAndPower.com), in 2021; the African Energy Chamber is a strategic launch partner and AOP will draw on its network in China, Europe…

African Energy Chamber
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European Travel Bans are counter-productive and hurting the Oil & Gas Sector’s ability to support Africa’s Economic Recovery

Restrictions of visa issuance are de facto preventing a lot of projects to move forward and to successfully contribute to the recovery of the continent

The continuation of travel restrictions and suspension of visas and travel between Africa and Europe is heavily restraining the oil & gas industry’s recovery efforts. Because of its international nature, the oil & gas sector relies on global value-chains and successful cooperation and movement of people, goods and services between…

African Energy Chamber
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Supporting East Africa’s Young Professionals: A webinar presented by the African Energy Chamber

The African Energy Chamber webinar will give young Africans a voice in the energy sector and ensure that their views are heard and taken seriously

The voice of young professionals in the energy industry in East Africa will present an important and timely discussion through a webinar hosted by the African Energy Chamber (www.EnergyChamber.org). The COVID-19 pandemic has caused a seismic shift in the oil and gas sector and has brought into the fore the…