DMEA - Downstream Middle East & Africa

28 March 2024

Iraq continues making pipeline progress

27 March 2024

Iraq this week announced the completion of two projects to rehabilitate pipelines: one carrying oil to a major refinery, the other piping gas to a power station.

Aramco aims to remain China’s key energy partner

26 March 2024

The Saudi firm has reiterated its commitment to key offtake partner China in a mutually beneficial arrangement.

Legal battles persist as Iraq-Turkey export standstill continues

25 March 2024

A year after the shutdown of the critical Iraq-Turkey oil pipeline, the conduit responsible for transporting around 0.5% of the world’s oil supply remains inactive, caught in a web of legal and financial complications.

Ghana nominates new members for Tema Oil Refinery board

21 March 2024

Ghana’s President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has nominated an eleven-member board of directors to oversee operations at the country’s ailing Tema Oil Refinery Company Ltd (TOR).

Methane emissions from the energy sector increased in 2023

21 March 2024

The International Energy Agency estimates that in 2023, nearly 120mn tonnes of methane emissions stemmed from the production and utilisation of fossil fuels, slightly higher than in 2022.

Port Harcourt to commence operations in two weeks, says Mele Kyari

21 March 2024

CEO of the NNPCL Mele Kyari has said that the importation of refined petroleum products in Nigeria will stop this year.