Oilnewskenya.com is Kenya’s first dedicated oil and gas news website. The website provides news on new discoveries, policy changes, acquisitions among other happenings in the upstream, midstream and downstream sectors. The website covers news from Kenya and the entire Eastern Region.
Oil and natural gas wells have traditionally been drilled vertically with depths ranging from a few thousand feet to as deep as five miles. Currently, advances in drilling technology allow oil and natural gas companies to reach more unique ways while redu
Uganda cabinet has announced that during its previous sitting on Wednesday 3rd August it approved consideration and approval of a request from the minister of energy to issue three petroleum production licenses to Total E&P UGANDA B.V. The three produ
Source: Journal of Energy & Natural Resources Law Volume 34, Issue 3, 2016 pages 337-360 By Berryl Claire Asiago Abstract The ambition to develop oil and gas activities continues to determine what policy instruments governments formulate in the proce
[twitter-follow screen_name=’oilnewskenya’] The African Union Commission (AUC) will on the 17th – 19th November 2014 co-host the Africa Climate Resilient Infrastructure Summit (ACRIS) in Ethiopia that will catalyze action to deal with the ch
[twitter-follow screen_name=’oilnewskenya’] Reuters Anadarko Petroleum has sold two-thirds of the capacity of its planned Mozambique liquefied natural gas (LNG) project to Asian customers and hopes to have the rest sold soon, its chief execut
[twitter-follow screen_name=’oilnewskenya’] Ophir Energy has announced that the transaction reported on 14 November 2013 to sell a 20% interest in Blocks 1, 3 and 4, Tanzania to Pavilion Energy has now completed. The company has received cash
[twitter-follow screen_name=’oilnewskenya’] Marathon Oil plans to continue exploration works in Kenya’ in Sala-1 following 2013 drilling in Bahasi 1 exploration that reached 9,500 feet that was plugged and abandoned despite minor gas shows.
Resource Type: Oil, Natural Gas Property Size: 12,192sq km Stage of Development: Exploration Current Work Program: EIA, data interpretation & preparation of the 2010 seismic program Potential: Unknown Ownership: Production Sharing Contract(PSC) signed