The public airstrip in Palma, Cabo Delgado, in northern Mozambique, should reopen by the end of December following the rehabilitation of the runway by a Kenyan-owned aviation company. Palma district administrator Valige [...]
Families resettled to make way for the LNG projects in Afungi still do not have access to land to farm – and say they have been left with few alternative opportunities to make a living. The LNG project operators [...]
Plans to build a 2000 MW LNG-to-power plant in Beluluane Industrial Park in Maputo province, with French oil major Total among the project’s sponsors, have been met by scepticism by industry players. Mozambique’s cabinet [...]
Turkey’s Karpower is to switch its oil-fueled floating power plant in Nacala to run off LNG, in collaboration with the world’s biggest LNG shipping company Mitsui OSK Lines, in what will be the first LNG-to-power plant in southern Africa.
The Mozambican government approved on Tuesday the construction of a $700 million gas-fired power plant in Beluluane, Maputo province, that will have the capacity to produce up to 2,000 megawatts of electricity. The construction of the power station is [...]
The Mozambican government is pushing for ExxonMobil to take a final investment decision (FID) on its Rovuma LNG project before elections on 15 October, but a combination of higher-than-expected engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) bids, and growing uncertainty around the security [...]
ExxonMobil, the operator of the Rovuma LNG project, has hired the lead attorney in the US government’s investigation into Mozambique’s $2 billion “hidden debt” scandal to join its legal team. Matthew [...]
Mozambique’s petroleum regulator, INP, is still reviewing the LNG development plan for the Area 4 block in the Rovuma Basin, despite pressure from operator ExxonMobil to have the plan approved by the end of March to allow it to take a final investment [...]