Nigeria has opened a 2.8-MW solar hybrid power project at the Alex Ekwueme Federal University as part of the government’s rural electrification drive
Zimbabwe plans to resume paying its power debts in a bid to raise imports to 700 MW and to bring the current power crisis to an end.
Mexico is reportedly mulling a proposal to use more than 40% of the money in its sovereign wealth fund to compensate for lower budget revenues this year.
Argentina’s Energy Secretary Gustavo Lopetegui said last week that the country was set to reap enormous benefits from the construction of a new natural gas pipeline linking the Vaca Muerta shale formation to Buenos Aires.
Papua New Guinea (PNG) Petroleum Minister Kerenga Kua has said the government will stand behind the natural gas agreement it signed in April, paving the way for the development of the Papua LNG project.
With hackers targeting African energy operators, LNG producers should look for ways to fend off cybersecurity threats.