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December 28, 2018Beating Africa’s Power Problem: The Surprising Success in Kenya’s Power Sector
Kenya increased electricity access from a mere 25 percent to 73 percent in just six years.
January 31, 2017Africa: Still Rising?
Rodney J. MacAlister discusses energy's importance as a foundation for growth in Africa.
March 12, 2019Ministers of petroleum discuss upstream in Africa
African ministers of petroleum and government officials debates at CERAWeek.
November 23, 2018The Buzz: This Week in Africa
Top stories: Angola’s Sonangol undergoes restructuring; The sale of hydrocarbons liberalized in Angola
October 5, 2018The Buzz: This Week in Africa
Top stories: Oil prices on the rise, Senegal to launch licensing round for two blocks.
July 25, 2018Small Firms Represent African Oil and Power Entities With Big Results
The paradigm for legal representation of Africa’s oil and power players is changing, with small firms taking a leading role.
July 22, 2018An African Perspective: No Good Will Come From NOPEC
Throughout the years I spent as an undergraduate and law school student in the U.S., one of the things I truly admired was American ingenuity. I loved following news stories about U.S. startups that scraped together enough money to go overseas, explored for oil – and despite overwhelming odds, achieved success. These companies were creating […]
May 28, 2018The Buzz: This Week in Africa
Top Stories: Oil prices tumble, but could soon spike; Nuclear Could Soon Power Nigeria
May 7, 2018South Africa
Until recently, South Africa’s oil and gas prospects looked bleak. Undermined by lower oil prices and political and regulatory uncertainty, investment in the sector had been limited. That changed, however, when newly elected President Cyril Ramaphosa made the signing of South Africa’s Minerals and Petroleum Resources Development Act (MPRDA) Amendment bill a priority of his […]
March 20, 2018Resolving African Boundary Disputes
Boundary disputes continue to be a notable barrier to the development of Africa's oil and gas sector.