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TotalEnergies’ caution on Mozambique LNG may signal that ExxonMobil’s Rovuma LNG will remain on hold for a while.
The global oil and gas industry managed to reduce gas flaring by 3% last year to 139 bcm, from 144 bcm in the previous year, the World Bank reported on March 29 in its new Global Gas Flaring Report (GGFR), despite oil output rising by 5% to 80mn bpd.
South Africa avoids green activists at home by relying on fossil-based energy from abroad, expert says
Nigeria, the biggest crude producer in Africa, did not meet its OPEC-assigned oil production quotas for January and February, analysis by THISDAY has revealed.
QatarEnergy has signed an agreement with Shell (UK) to acquire a 40% working interest in the C-10 block, located offshore Mauritania.
BW Energy has wrapped up drilling and completion operations at DHIBM-3H, the first production well for the Hibiscus Ruche Phase I development project at the Dussafu Marine block offshore Gabon.
BW Offshore will extend the term of current contract for the FPSO Espoir Ivorien unit anchored at the Espoir field offshore Côte d'Ivoire by three months in order to discuss purchase by the client.
Shell (UK) has said it intends to continue its jet fuel supply operations at airports in South Africa, in contrast to BP.
Libya’s National Oil Corporation said on Thursday, March 30 that its crude production had reached 1.2mn bpd. The utility’s Oil Budget Follow-up Committee reviewed the NOC plan which aims to raise production to 2mn bpd.
OPEC and several of its partners in the OPEC+ group made a surprise announcement over the weekend, declaring that they would make a voluntary oil production cut of 1.15mn barrels per day, which will run until the end of the year.
The Edo modular oil refinery in southern Nigeria has increased production by processing crude sourced from the Oza field.
Timipre Sylva, Nigeria’s Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, is reported to have resigned his post, Argus Media said on March 31.
Algeria and France are expected to resume negotiations for supplying an additional Algerian share of gas to France when two presidents meet in Paris in early May.