How decentralisation can support the expansion of Africa’s refining sector


by Souheil Abboud, Managing Director, VFuels LLC. Africa’s refining capacity has traditionally been concentrated around key hubs in Algeria, Egypt, South Africa and Nigeria. Combined, these four countries represent almost 75% of Africa’s installed refining capacity thanks to large-scale refineries that operate with various levels of reliability. However, Nigeria and South Africa have lost their […]

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VFuels to offer renewable energy solutions for African oil & gas assets


VFuels LLC, the American oil and gas engineering, design and fabrication firm that has already delivered several modular process equipment on the continent, has entered into a joint-venture agreement with Earth Technologies to develop and install clean energy infrastructure for African oil & gas assets, including refineries. Earth Tehnologies is a renewable energy company with […]

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Conex Oil & Gas completes acquisition of TotalEnergies’ assets in Liberia and Sierra Leone


In a statement issued earlier today, Conex Oil & Gas has announced taking over with immediate effect Total Liberia Inc. and Total Sierra Leone Ltd. Both entities have been renamed Conex Oil & Gas Liberia and Conex Oil & Gas Sierra Leone. The move follows the signing of agreements with TotalEnergies back in March 2020 […]

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