Tag Archives: Africa

Africa’s Energy Trilemma

The world is facing an energy trilemma. Leaders in the public and private sectors are faced with the challenging puzzle of how to ensure a secure and reliable supply of energy while also keeping energy prices affordable and minimizing negative environmental externalities. This isn’t easy anywhere on Earth, but nowhere …

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Shell Committed to Explore Hydrocarbons in Africa

Royal Dutch Shell is currently committed to exploring in Africa for hydrocarbons and doing so fits the company’s purpose, its exploration manager for deepwater Africa Benjamin Mee said on Wednesday at an industry event. More than 80% of Shell’s exploration will be focused on core positions with an emphasis on …

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Africa, the Undeniable Final Frontier for Oil

The pandemic has been devastating for the oil industry globally. Explorers suspended drilling, producers idled wells, Big Oil majors put up assets for sale. But the world continues to need oil, albeit lower amounts of it than a year ago, and it will continue to need it. Exploration is not …

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