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12th October 2020
President Akufo-Addo Commissions Lawra Solar Power Plant in Ghana
The President of the Republic of Ghana, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo commissioned a 6.5-megawatt solar power plant in Lawra in the Upper West Region on Saturday, 10th October 2020. In...
12th October 2020
Ghana: Jubilee Field Reaches 300 Million Barrels of Oil Production – Tullow
The operator of the Jubilee and Tweneboa, Enyenra and Ntomme (TEN) fields, Tullow Ghana Limited (TGL), has announced the oil company has achieved a significant milestone of 300 million barrels...
25th September 2020
BPA’s 250 MW Power Project to Add to Ghana’s Power Generation
The Managers of the Bui Hydropower Dam project in the Banda District of the Bono Region in Ghana, the Bui Power Authority (BPA), is constructing a $48 million solar power...
13th August 2020
Occidental Removes Algerian Assets from its Proposed Asset Disposal Programme
Occidental Petroleum Corporation will no longer be selling their oil and gas assets in Algeria. This was made known in a conference call with analysts by the Chief Executive officer...
8th August 2020
More Ghanaians Needed in the Development of Oil and Gas Resources – Nana Akufo-Addo
President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has emphasised on the need for more Ghanaians to actively participate in the development of the country's oil and gas resources. This was reiterated during...
30th July 2020
Tullow Provides H1 Update for Ghana, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon and Côte d’Ivoire
Tullow Oil plc has issued a summary of its operational activities and provided trading guidance for the financial half-year to 30th June 2020. The released information is yet to be...
11th July 2020
Ghana has already lost $1.04 billion in the Oil Sector due to COVID-19 pandemic
The Director-General of the Ghanaian Petroleum Regulator, Egbert Faibille Jr, revealed that the COVID-19 pandemic has caused a shortfall of $1.04 billion for Ghana. Exploration is said to be the...
4th July 2020
Ghana: Over half of the Gas Produced in 2019 had to be reinjected – PIAC Annual Report
In its annual report for 2019, the country's equivalent of an Extractive Industry Transparency Initiative (EITI), the Public Interest Accountability Committee (PIAC) indicated that more than half of natural gas produced...
20th June 2020
Ghana Gas, Others Default on Payment into the Petroleum Holding Fund – Ghanaian AG
In his report to the Ghanaian parliament, Daniel Yaw Domelevo, the Auditor General (AG) of the country, stated that the Ghana National Gas Company (Ghana Gas) and four others have...
6th June 2020
Aker Energy Shifts Towards a Phased Development Approach for Pecan Oilfield
Aker Energy, a subsidiary of Aker SA, which aims to be "Building the oil and gas operator of choice in offshore deep waters of Ghana," has announced that it is...