Daniel Onyango

Latest posts

Yuan on the map of Africa (© Shutterstock/Oleg Elkov)
Yuan on the map of Africa (© Shutterstock/Oleg Elkov)

Chinese Firm Backs the Uganda-Tanzania Oil Pipeline Despite Fierce Opposition from EU

Uganda and Tanzania have cut through the noise to sign an agreement, marking the beginning of the construction of a 1,445-kilometre crude oil pipeline stretching from Ugandan oilfields to its neighbor, Tanzanian, via the port of Tanga.

Flags of Poland and Norway (© Shutterstock/Aritra Deb)
Flags of Poland and Norway (© Shutterstock/Aritra Deb)

Poland and Norway Launch the Baltic Gas Pipeline to Wean Off Russian Gas

Leaders of Norway, Poland, and Denmark, on Tuesday, September 27, 2022, launched the Baltic gas pipeline to help Poland and Europe reduce their long-standing dependency on Russian natural gas.

 Flag of Greece (© Shutterstock/akedesign)
Flag of Greece (© Shutterstock/akedesign)

Saipem S.p.A Awards Corinth Pipeworks a Contract for the Alexandroupolis FSRU Pipeline

Saipem S.p.A awarded Corinth Pipeworks a contract to develop an onshore and offshore natural gas pipeline by Gastrade. The FSRU, Floating Storage and Regasification Unit, will connect to the National Natural Gas Transmission System of Greece via a 28 km long pipeline.

Map of West Africa (© Shutterstock/Peter Hermes Furian)
Map of West Africa (© Shutterstock/Peter Hermes Furian)

The Proposed Nigeria-Morocco Pipeline Could Provide Gas to Europe

The Nigerian National Petroleum Company and Morocco’s National Office of Hydrocarbons and Mines, on Thursday, September 15, 2022, signed an MoU for a long-delayed gas pipeline proposal that will link the two countries, opening a possibility for a new energy supply path for West Africa and Europe.

Flag of Oman (© Shutterstock/patrice6000)
Flag of Oman (© Shutterstock/patrice6000)

Oman's OQ Settles On BofA for $800 Million Gas Pipeline IPO

Oman energy firm settled on Bank Muscat and Bank of America Corp. to advise the initial public offering of its gas pipeline units as the sultanate kickstarts its privatization program, people familiar with the matter disclosed.

A Red Pin on Kazakhstan on the World Map (© Shutterstock/hyotographics)
A Red Pin on Kazakhstan on the World Map (© Shutterstock/hyotographics)

Kazakhstan Sells More Than 100 Exploration and Development Licenses for Gas and Oil Block

Kazakhstan's oil and gas exploration scene is gradually changing, with more than 100 tracks up for bids, with 23 exclusively reserved for two state-run companies.

East Timor on the map (© Shutterstock/hyotographics)
East Timor on the map (© Shutterstock/hyotographics)

East Timor Urges Australia to Back the Long-stalled Gas Pipeline Project

East Timor president Jose Ramos-Horta On Wednesday, September 7, 2020, expressed confidence in Indonesia, South Korea, Japan, and China as potential investors in the long-delayed gas project in the waters between East Timor and Australia, Reuters reported.

Speaking at the national press club in Canberra, Timor pointed out the project as vital to the country's future.

A pile of 100 US Dollar bills (© Shutterstock/RomanR)
A pile of 100 US Dollar bills (© Shutterstock/RomanR)

EQT Corp Announces a $5.2 Billion Acquisition Deal to Expand Pipeline Reach

Pittsburgh-based EQT Corp on Tuesday September 6 announced its intentions to acquire Tug Hill and pipeline company XcL Midstream in West Virginia along with its operations for $5.2 Billion. If the deal goes as planned, the founder and CEO of Tug Hill and XcL Midstream, Wil VanLoh, will be joining EQT's board of directors.

A long view of Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates (© Shutterstock/Riyaskkl)
A long view of Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates (© Shutterstock/Riyaskkl)

ADNOC Awards Abu Dhabi’s NPCC a $548 Million Contract to Build a New Gas Pipeline

The Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) awarded a $548 million (AED 2.01 billion) contract to Abu Dhabi-based National Petroleum Construction Company (NPCC), WAM reported on Monday, September 5, 2022.

USA-Mexico pipeline (© Shutterstock/max.ku)
USA-Mexico pipeline (© Shutterstock/max.ku)

US-based EPGN and Mexico’s Grupo Clisa to Collaborate on the Yuma II Gas Pipeline Project

US-based gas pipeline EPGN has plans to strengthen the US-Mexico relationship by collaborating with Mexico’s Grupo Clisa in the new Yuma II gas project. The project aims to bolster the available gas supply in Sonora and Baja, California.