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Denmark permits Nord Stream 2 to restart pipeline work

Denmark on Monday gave Nord Stream 2 permission to use pipe-laying vessels with anchors to complete the final stretch of the gas pipeline in Danish waters, removing a key obstacle for the much-delayed project designed to bring more Russian natural gas to Europe.

WAPCo to shut gas supply to its Tema customers for 10 hours

In a statement, the West African Pipeline Company (WAPCo) announced the planned shutdown of the gas pipeline next Sunday, for a duration of 10 hrs, between 4 am and 2 pm. Maintenance work will indeed be carried out on the infrastructure by Eni Ghana, which plans to better connect its delivery terminals. Consequently, WAPCo customers in Tema will be…

Argentina cuts red tape to spur gas exports

Argentina will sharply cut the approval process for gas exports, the energy ministry said on Friday, as the country looks to ramp up developments of its huge unconventional Vaca Muerta shale play and become a net energy exporter.

Algeria set to export petrol from 2021

After importing around 4 million tonnes of petrol in 2019 to support its output, the story may not be the same for North African country Algeria in 2021 as it would begin to export petrol.

Libya seeks U.S. assistance to end oil blockade

Libya is in dire need of assistance from the United States to lift the blockade of oil ports that has decimated the country’s oil production. “The continuation of the shutdowns will result in a catastrophic financial crisis,” said Prime Minister Fayez Serraj. “Losses from the oil shutdowns have exceeded $1.4bn. The figure is increasing every…
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