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FPSO shutdown won’t affect Power supply – Gov’t assures

[ad_1] A deputy Energy Minister Mohammed Amin Adams has reiterated the assurance by government that the shutdown of the FPSO Kwame Nkrumah will not affect power supply in the country. The Vessel is being put off for two weeks for a routine maintenance. Previous shut downs have caused some discomfort …

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Put TOR in skillful hands – Kwame Jantuah

[ad_1] A Member of the Public Interest and Accountability Committee Kwame Jantuah has called on government to be bold and pay attention to the  managerial aspect of the Tema Oil Refinery. His call comes after a think-tank accused the management of TOR of factionalism, vindictiveness and poor management practices. “Today, …

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Factionalism, mismanagement destroying TOR – IES

[ad_1] The Institute for Energy Security has appealed to government to pay critical attention to development at the Tema Oil Refinery since the firm is being run down by management. According to the IES, “Today, technical and operational lapses, factionalism, vindictiveness, mismanagement, absence of teamwork, lack of due diligence have …

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Ghana’s oil deal with ExxonMobil ‘best’ – Expert

[ad_1] Energy Analyst Kojo Opoku has praised Ghana’s new oil deal with Exxonmobil Corp, describing it as the ‘best deal’. President Akufo-Addo after a meeting with officials of Exxon Mobil Thursday urged the company to help develop Ghana’s oil sector. The signing followed direct negotiations between Ghana and Exxon Mobil …

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Support Ghana with your Expertise – Akufo-Addo to Exxon Mobil chiefs

[ad_1] President Akufo-Addo has urged officials of Exxon Mobil, the latest international oil company to invest in Ghana, to bring their expertise and best practices to bear in Ghana to help develop the country’s energy sector. Speaking at a brief meeting between executives of Exxon Mobil and Government held at …

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Tullow Ghana to drill more wells in 2018

[ad_1] Tullow Oil has announced it will drill at least two more wells commencing February 2018. It said it has secured the Maersk Venturer rig to be “used across the TEN and Jubilee fields and has been contracted for up to four years with favourable early termination provisions.” “The first …

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 Free SHS funding sorted for first 4yrs  – Minister 

[ad_1] A deputy Minister of Finance, Abena Osei -Asare, has said funding for the Free Senior High School policy by government is secured for the first four years. She said although there is no sustainable source of funding for the program yet, government is committed to ensuring that the policy …

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Oil firms cheating through Transfer Pricing – NPC boss – Starr Fm

[ad_1] Some multinationals in Ghana’s oil space have been milking the nation through transfer pricing, according to the acting National Petroleum Commission CEO, Egbert Faibille. A transfer price is the price at which divisions of a company transact with each other, such as the trade of supplies or labor between …

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ITLOS ruling: Let’s now get to work – Akufo-Addo

[ad_1] President  Akufo-Addo has called on stakeholders in the oil industry to put in place urgent steps to make Ghana reap all the benefits from oil deposits in the now settled disputed region in the country’s territorial waters. Addressing a group of officials from the energy ministry who were part of …

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Rigworld establishes $8.5m Training Centre – Starr Fm

[ad_1] Rigworld International Services, a wholly Ghanaian owned offshore oil and gas services company, has blazed the trail again with the establishment of $8.5 million ultramodern, internationally accredited oil and gas training centre. Situated at Kejebril, near Takoradi, the oil city in the Western region, the Rigworld Training Centre is …

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