Argus Africa Bitumen 2015 | Argus CEO on African Bitumen

Jan 15, 2015

More than 240 people from 32 countries attended the first Argus Africa Bitumen Conference at Cape Town in February 2014 to look at the opportunities and challenges for the African bitumen market in the coming years. In particular, the conference examined supply bottlenecks resulting from the low production capacity of South African refineries and lack…

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PETAN, NAE Engagement & Exhibition to Create 20,000 Jobs

Nov 4, 2014

Petroleum Technology Association of Nigeria (PETAN) signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Nigeria Agip Exploration (NAE) to foster collaboration, develop in-country capacity and create specialised jobs for 20,000 skilled workmen and engineers in the industry. The foremost Petroleum Technology Association of Nigeria, PETAN and the Nigeria Agip Exploration, NAE recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding…

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EI Nigeria’s Nigerian Producers Forum records solid turn out

Oct 20, 2014

In collaboration with UK Trade and Investment (UKTI) and supported by the Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR), EI Nigeria organised the Nigerian Producers Forum themed “Growing Nigeria’s Indigenous Producers: Future Investment in Oil & Gas” on Friday 10th of October 2014 at the Lagos Oriental Hotel. This events was sponsored by Platform Petroleum Ltd, Pillar Oil, Waltersmith Petroman…

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Energy Institute organises Nigerian Producers Forum

Oct 8, 2014

As part of its forum series, the Energy Institute Nigeria branch in collaboration with UK Trade and Investment is organizing a forum focused on producers in Nigeria’s oil and gas upstream sector. This year’s Forum is themed “Growing Nigeria’s Indigenous Producers; Future Investments in Oil & Gas”. The Nigerian Producers Forum (NPF) is a platform…

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CBC and ABB sign key partnership agreement for Nigeria’s power sector

Oct 7, 2014

CBC Energy Limited, one of the subsidiaries of CBCemea Limited, has signed a partnership agreement with ABB to become the only authorized distributor of ABB’s medium voltage products in Nigeria. CBCemea Limited is an indigenous technology solutions company established in 1984. Over the last 30 years, it has been assisting customers in the various sectors…

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Interview With The MD/CEO Of Geoplex Drillteq Limited

Sep 15, 2014

Energy Mix Report recently caught up with Engineer Wole Ogunsanya, the MD/CEO of a leading indigenous service company, Geoplex Drillteq Limited. In this interview, he gives his persective on the impact of the Nigerian Content Act on local companies thus far. It has been four years since the Nigerian Oil and Gas Industry Content Development…

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Interview With Mr. Steven Fox, Partner At Clifford Chance LLP’s Oil & Gas Practice

Jul 1, 2014

Amid the ongoing divestments in the upstream sector, Noma Garrick of Energy Mix Report recently caught up with Mr. Steven Fox, a partner at leading international law firm, Clifford Chance LLP’s oil and gas practice to give an insight as to what to expect from the sector going forward.   Q. The past few years…

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Interview With The Hon. Commissioner For Energy, Lagos State: Mr Taofiq Tijani

Jan 11, 2014

Amidst the various energy related activities currently taking place in Lagos State, Energy Mix Report recently caught up with the Lagos State Commissioner for Energy and Mineral Resources; Mr. Taofiq Tijani to help shed more light on these various activities.   The Lagos State Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources only came into existence as…

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Privatized Power Assets: Who Are The New Owners?

Dec 21, 2013

Out of the eighteen original unbundled PHCN firms fixed for privatisation, fifteen have now been confirmed with the receipt of take over documents and the physical hand over of assets while three are still pending. Two out of the three, the Afam generating company (GENCO) and the Kaduna distribution company (DISCO); will collect their documents…

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The Rise Of The Nigerian Independent Part 5 – First Hydrocarbon Nigeria Limited

Jun 6, 2013

First Hydrocarbon Nigeria Limited (FHN) was established in direct response to the Nigerian government’s policy to increase indigenous participation in the Nigerian upstream oil and gas sector. FHN began its operations on a strong footing thanks largely in part to the backing of its parent company and core investor, Afren which already had significant experience…

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