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Panelists from AOP 2017 talk power, policy and investment in Africa's oil and power industries.
January 24, 2018Africa is Prime for IPPs
AOP's Power Projects Panel tackled some of the critical challenges to achieving universal access on the continent.
January 18, 2018Energy Coalitions: The AOP 2018 Theme
AOP 2018 focuses on the new alliances emerging and how African oil, gas and power sectors can grow in this environment.
January 16, 2018Opportunities in Nigeria Abound
This article is part of a series of roundups from the Africa Oil & Power 2017 panels. See the video highlights from the panel here. While known as Africa’s oil and gas powerhouse — consistently a top oil and gas exporter, a longtime member of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries and a hub of oil […]
January 9, 2018AOP’s Top 10 from 2017
See a recap of our editors' top ten picks for 2017, as well as the top five most viewed articles and videos from our readers.
January 4, 2018Africa: A Final Frontier for Oil & Gas
Panelists at AOP discuss strategies for exploration in a low price environment, and challenges specific to Africa.
December 21, 2017IPPs: Africa’s Answer?
AOP panelists discussed how best to light Africa.
December 5, 2017OPEC and Africa – A Marriage of Convenience
African producers can benefit from the new, less exclusive OPEC.
November 29, 2017Lack of Midstream Infrastructure Challenges Africa
AOP panelists discuss the opportunities and challenges to trading oil and gas on the continent.
November 14, 2017Leaping backwards into darkness
As the Trump Administration backs out of the Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative, the fight against corruption in the hydrocarbons industry loses an important ally.
October 25, 2017Doing Business in South Sudan
The South Sudanese government has created a regulatory system meant to attract investors.
October 19, 2017Download the Presentations from SSOP17
Find presentations from the inaugural South Sudan Oil Power 2017 conference held in Juba.
September 5, 2017Angola’s New Leadership: What to Expect
The mega-producer gets a new president from the old ruling party. Investment reform may be in the pipeline.
August 17, 2017Regional Integration, Policy Certainty Needed
Panelists from Africa Oil & Power discuss what is needed to move Southern Africa forward.
August 15, 2017Kenya Election: What Now for Petroleum Bill, New Projects?
Incumbent President Uhuru Kenyatta wins Kenya’s general election.
July 19, 2017Private Investment in Power Transmission is ‘Urgent’
Africa’s transmission lines need a substantial boost to meet the needs of the power sector.
July 13, 2017China Makes Inroads into African Energy
China is playing a pivotal role in the rapid development of much-needed infrastructure in Africa.
July 5, 2017East Africa’s Petroleum Pioneer
The story of South Sudan’s petroleum industry is one of vast potential, held back by political upheaval and conflict over the past decades.
July 4, 2017FDI to Africa Declines on Low Oil Prices
Foreign Direct Investment to Africa declined by 3.5 percent in 2016, due in part to weak commodity prices.
June 21, 2017Africa Energy Series: South Sudan 2017
Africa Energy Series: South Sudan 2017 provides a complete overview on investing in the country's energy sectors.
June 20, 2017Consuming Less Energy, Exporting More Gas
BP statistics expose production, consumption and export trends over the last year.