The Government of Ethiopia has awarded a yearlong study to a United States company to realize conversion of its natural gas deposit into liquid petroleum gas (LPG) and other petrochemicals.
The Government of Ethiopia reveals additional information on the recent petroleum test production in the eastern part of the country, near Hilala gas discovery site in Somali Region Ogaden area.
The Government of Ethiopia has began selling its gas produce in the local market. During the first six months of Ethiopia’s current fiscal calendar which started July 8, 2019, the country has used about 1,650 barrels of crude oil produced locally.
The Government of the Republic of South Sudan through its Ministry of Petroleum invites international companies to take part in a tender for a comprehensive environmental audit of all the country’s producing oilfields.
NewAge (African Global Energy Ltd), the British energy company has discovered 1.6 trillion cubic feet of natural gas reserve in the Ogaden basin of Somali Region of Ethiopia, local media reported.
The Government of Ethiopia, which eyes oil and gas as major income generator over the coming years, has drafted petroleum policy.
Ethiopia and Djibouti signed agreement for installation of 765 kilometers gas pipelines between the two countries.
The capital of Equatorial Guinea, Malabo, is set to host continental oil and petroleum conference in April.
Ethiopia’s hard currency reserve for fuel import has increased over the past months exceeding three months at the moment, Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed said.
The customs authorities of Ethiopia caught two fuel trucks filled with over 93,000 liters of fuel while leaving the country illegally.
Even though crude oil reserve was found in Ethiopia’s Legehida and Were-Ilu weredas (districts) of Amhara Region by the British company Falcon Petroleum, the operation was halted for undisclosed reason, farmers in the area said. Now the government is set to auction the site for other interested oil and gas exploration companies.