Danger, encroachers threaten WAPCo’s gas pipeline

Activities of encroachers along the Ghana section of the 678-kilometer West African Gas Pipeline in Tema threaten the security of the installation, as well as the generation and supply of electricity.Human lives and property could also be lost any time an ... — Read More

Ministry of Power and Invest in Africa Poised to Increase Local Content and Local Participation in Power Industry

Invest in Africa in collaboration with the Ministry of Power, has organized a workshop on the African Partner Pool (APP), Ghana's first and leading cross-sector online business portal that connects, through their tenders, the supply chain requirements of large businesses, both ... — Read More

Italian boss to stand trial with ex-CEO Scaroni over $1.3bn Nigerian oil transaction

Claudio Descalzi, chief executive of Eni, has suffered a setback after Italian prosecutors charged him with international corruption following a lengthy investigation into the Italian energy group’s 2011 purchase of a Nigerian exploration licence.Mr Descalzi was asked to stand trial along ... — Read More

FPSO due to arrive in April

The thebftonline.com has learnt that, Ghana’s third floating production, storage and offloading (FPSO) vessel for Offshore Cape Three Points (OCTP) Eni-Ghana is expected to set sail into the country by the first week of February of this year.This is according to ... — Read More

Siemens Ghana Launches Oil and Gas Training Programme

To further demonstrate its commitment to assisting Ghana meet her expanding energy needs, Siemens Oil and Gas Limited Ghana, has launched an Oil and Gas sector training programme to help build local capacity in the sector.The training program developed by Siemens ... — Read More

Overcoming the lucrative trap of fuel retailing

Mr. Owusu Poku, who manages five out of six Shell filling stations in Koforidua, has learned his trade through the long and winding road to success. He is convinced that discipline is perhaps the single most important virtue in the fuel ... — Read More

Tullow Oil appoints new CEO

The current founder and Chief Executive Officer of Tullow Oil plc, Aidan Heavey, will retire from his position effective April 26, 2017, and will be replaced by Chief Operating Officer Paul McDade after the company’s Annual General Meeting (AGM) on the ... — Read More

Tullow Oil Plc appoints Paul McDade as new CEO

The thebftonline.com has gathered that the current founder and Chief Executive officer Aidan Heavey one of the world’s leading producers of oil, Tullow Oil plc will retire from his current position effective April 26, 2017.Mr. Aidan Heavey will be succeeded by ... — Read More

Merger of TOR, BOST advocated

?Dr. Steve Manteaw, a Co-Chair of the Ghana Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative says government must merge the management of the Tema Oil Refinery (TOR) and the Bulk Oil Storage and Transportation Company (BOST) to be efficient in the petroleum downstream sector. ... — Read More

ACEP advises against GNPC relocation

The Africa Centre for Energy Policy (ACEP), an energy think tank, wants plans to relocate the headquarters of the Ghana National Petroleum Corporation (GNPC) to be abandoned.President-elect Nana Akufo-Addo recently reiterated his government’s desire to relocate the headquarters of GNPC to ... — Read More

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