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A former leader in power works to fix a system under strain.
March 16, 2017Catalysts: International Politics and Energy Access
AOP panelists Jude Kearney and Lloyd Manokore on their catalysts for change in 2017
March 14, 2017Play by Play: Lake Malawi
One of the Rift Valley's most overlooked areas could be extremely promising.
March 7, 2017Play by Play: Lake Kivu
An unconventional resource base supporting an unusual power project in Rwanda
February 27, 2017Play by Play: Albertine Graben
Our Great Rift Valley Play by Play article looks at the Albertine Graben.
February 20, 2017Kenya: Innovating in Power
How did Kenya double national access to power in just three years?
February 9, 2017Play by Play: The Great Rift Valley
The Rift Valley is becoming one of the great petroleum provinces of Africa.
February 6, 2017OPEC Maintains its Grip, for Now
The cartel still has clout, despite non-member production rises.
February 1, 2017From Adversity, S. Sudan Aims High
South Sudan has a troubled history, but the government now plans to more than double production.
January 19, 2017Trump Wants Answers on Africa
Just before his inauguration, Trump's team asks some tricky questions about Africa.
January 16, 2017Big Promises: Ghana Election Special
Ghana’s new government promised change – what does it mean for the oil and gas sector?
January 10, 2017Finding the Funds
How funding for petroleum projects is adapting to the "lower for longer" climate.
November 29, 2016In the Field Training
While Cameroon has made strides in advancing national content on paper, progress still needs to happen on the ground.
November 17, 2016Challengers and Change-makers
AOP asked leading voices in the African energy industry for their views on catalysts for change in the oil, gas and power sectors.
November 16, 2016Catalysts for Change
AOP's 2017 theme is Catalysts for Change. In our next conference, we examine the sparks that will ignite a recovery and the strategies that oil and gas companies and governments are employing to succeed at a sustained low price point.
November 7, 2016Play by Play: Prince Albert Formation
Our final Karoo Basin Play by Play article looks at the Prince Albert formation.
November 4, 2016Play by Play: Collingham Formation
AOP explores South Africa's Karoo Basin - a new frontier for shale gas. This week our Play by Play article examines the Collingham shale.
November 3, 2016Gas-to-Power: Upstream Success Meets Power Sector Growth
Our AOP white paper examines the current market conditions for gas-to-power projects.
October 26, 2016Play by Play: Whitehill Formation
The Whitehill formation provides the greatest potential for production of shale gas in South Africa's Karoo Basin
October 3, 2016Africa Exploration, One Play at a Time
Africa Oil & Power's Play by Play series takes a look at Africa's emerging upstream hotspots.
Play by Play: Karoo BasinOlder Entries Next Entries »
In the world of unconventional oil and gas, one play stands out from the rest: South Africa's Karoo Basin.