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Uganda, Tanzania Plan to Construct Gas Pipeline

Uganda, Tanzania Plan to Construct Gas Pipeline | Kenya Civil Society Platform on Oil and Gas | Scoop.it
-Dar es Salaam Uganda is exploring the possibility of obtaining gas from Tanzania to develop the iron and steel industry. According to Uganda’s Ambassador to Rwanda, Richard Kabonero, a team of experts has since been commissioned to conduct research and present a report to relevant authorities. “The Permanent Secretary of Ministry of Energy and Mineral […]
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Africa Oil : What entry of Total into Turkana oil basin means | 4-Traders

Africa Oil : What entry of Total into Turkana oil basin means | 4-Traders | Kenya Civil Society Platform on Oil and Gas | Scoop.it
Total’s acquisition of Maersk Oil assets in Kenya reignites the pipeline route debate. FILE PHOTO | NMG Last week it was announced that Maersk Oil are selling to Total all their global upstream... | août 30, 2017
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Maersk Oil acquisition a story of North Sea consolidation for Total, Woodmac says - News for the Oil and Gas Sector

Maersk Oil acquisition a story of North Sea consolidation for Total, Woodmac says - News for the Oil and Gas Sector | Kenya Civil Society Platform on Oil and Gas | Scoop.it
Total’s multi-billion dollar acquisition of Maersk Oil is driven by the French energy giant’s desire to consolidate in the North Sea, an analyst said. Consultancy Wood Mackenzie (Woodmac) said the transaction was the biggest North Sea-weighted deal since Statoil merged with Norsk Hydro in 2006. Valentina Kretzschmar, director, corporate service at Woodmac, said the acquisition created plenty of …
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Lapsset among projects to benefit from $20bn initiative

Lapsset among projects to benefit from $20bn initiative | Kenya Civil Society Platform on Oil and Gas | Scoop.it
Govt has been keen to complete Lapsset headquarters and first berths before opening whole project to private investors.
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Maersk Oil builds footprint in Africa

Maersk Oil builds footprint in Africa | Kenya Civil Society Platform on Oil and Gas | Scoop.it

Danish energy company Maersk Oil said it was taking a stronger position in operations in emerging oil prospects in Kenya and Ethiopia.

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Firms granted more time to search for oil and gas in Kenya

Firms granted more time to search for oil and gas in Kenya | Kenya Civil Society Platform on Oil and Gas | Scoop.it
http://t.co/iqQSJ4qh8v | Firms granted more time to search for oil and gas in Kenya | #law #jobs #firm #hiring #careers #attorney #lawyer …
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Low oil and gas activities open window for reforms in sector ahead of rebound

Low oil and gas activities open window for reforms in sector ahead of rebound | Kenya Civil Society Platform on Oil and Gas | Scoop.it
Over the past year, low oil prices have slowed down upstream oil and gas investor activities not just in Kenya but across the world.
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Kenya should take advantage of lull in activity to implement solid reforms

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Africa's new oil - Geographical

Africa's new oil - Geographical | Kenya Civil Society Platform on Oil and Gas | Scoop.it
Chad, Uganda and Kenya are trying to find new ways to manage oil boons, with mixed results
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Oil and gas explorers in Kenya forecast a rise in licensing fees

Oil and gas explorers in Kenya forecast a rise in licensing fees | Kenya Civil Society Platform on Oil and Gas | Scoop.it
Industry players in the oil and gas sector expect the government to raise exploration fees in 2016, says a sector report by PwC.
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President Kenyatta hints that Kenya will refine oil in Uganda

President Uhuru Kenyatta has hinted that Kenya will not build its own oil refinery following the discovery of oil in Turkana but instead join other East African ...
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Astral suspends Lokichar flights as exploration dips

Tullow Oil’s scaling back operations due to a decline in global crude prices hurts Astral Aviation’s activities.
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Parliament urged to enact key oil and gas laws

Parliament is being urged speed up the process of enacting laws governing the oil and gas sector and ensure the process is all inclusive to avoid future conflicts ...
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TULLOW OIL PROJECT, TURKANA COUNTY KENYA

A compilation of videos from different sources on the oil project in Turkana County, Kenya.
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Budget cut hits plan to build Lamu oil pipeline

Budget cut  hits plan to build Lamu oil pipeline | Kenya Civil Society Platform on Oil and Gas | Scoop.it
The Treasury cut the budget from Sh260 million to Sh75 million as it reorganised government spending plans.
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Early Oil Scheme under risk
 
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France's Total to buy Maersk Oil for $7.45 billion - Capital Business

France's Total to buy Maersk Oil for $7.45 billion - Capital Business | Kenya Civil Society Platform on Oil and Gas | Scoop.it
PARIS, France, Aug 21 - French oil giant Total said Monday that it would buy Maersk Oil, a unit of the Danish shipping giant A.P. Moller-Maersk, for $7.45 Kenya breaking news | Kenya news today |
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How Kenya is pulling a fast one on Uganda’s oil

How Kenya is pulling a fast one on Uganda’s oil | Kenya Civil Society Platform on Oil and Gas | Scoop.it
There is reason to believe that market forces might force other regional countries, including Tanzania to import their refined petroleum products from Kenya.
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Rugunda urges oil firm to fast-track production

Rugunda urges oil firm to fast-track production | Kenya Civil Society Platform on Oil and Gas | Scoop.it

The Prime Minister said government expects CNOOC Uganda Ltd to complete Front End Engineering and Design for the Kingfisher oil field before the end of

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Will oil glut hinder Kenya's entry into the Islamic money market?

Will oil glut hinder Kenya's entry into the Islamic money market? | Kenya Civil Society Platform on Oil and Gas | Scoop.it

Some experts warn Kenya could burn its fingers if it goes for Sukuk bond at this time.

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Sound laws on oil and gas deals crucial for Kenya to gain from natural resources

Sound laws on oil and gas deals crucial for Kenya to gain from natural resources | Kenya Civil Society Platform on Oil and Gas | Scoop.it
Trouble has been brewing in Kenya’s petroleum paradise since oil prices started falling last year. Back in 2012, prices peaked at $125 per barrel.
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How Kenya’s oil boom went bust

How Kenya’s oil boom went bust | Kenya Civil Society Platform on Oil and Gas | Scoop.it
Sharp drop in crude prices busts Kenya’s oil sector boom When the government announced the discovery of oil in 2012, crude prices were at $111 a barrel.
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Kenya commits to implementing EITI | Kenya Civil Society Platform on Oil and Gas

Kenya commits to implementing EITI | Kenya Civil Society Platform on Oil and Gas | Kenya Civil Society Platform on Oil and Gas | Scoop.it
RT @KCSPOG: Kenya's EITI commitment full text http://t.co/BYNDjPQxnm via @Kenya Civil Society Platform on Oil and Gas
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Kenya, Uganda agree to build 1500km northern oil pipeline to Indian Ocean - Mail & Guardian Africa

Kenya, Uganda agree to build 1500km northern oil pipeline to Indian Ocean - Mail & Guardian Africa | Kenya Civil Society Platform on Oil and Gas | Scoop.it
Supporters of the southern route cited security concerns in the north, where bandits and Islamist militants carry out attacks sporadically.
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Uhuru and Museveni strike deal on route for Sh400bn oil pipeline

Uhuru and Museveni strike deal on route for Sh400bn oil pipeline | Kenya Civil Society Platform on Oil and Gas | Scoop.it
The agreement was made during President Uhuru Kenyatta’s state visit to Uganda.
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Kenya's First Oil Export Expected in October 2022 - AllAfrica.com

Energy Voice Kenya's First Oil Export Expected in October 2022 AllAfrica.com Kenya's push to start oil production by 2017 will be delayed by at least five years going by the detailed design and construction timeline for the proposed crude oil...
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Kenya's Oil Boom

Kenya is emerging as Africa's next major oil producer, but the country must undergo a series of profound changes to manage and regulate the sector. Joining ...
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