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VOG raises over XAF4 bln for the development of the Matanda block

British oil firm Victoria Oil & Gas (VOG), the parent company of Gaz du Cameroun (GDC), announces that it recently raised $7.5 million...
cameroon-eyes-local-green-gas-production
Thursday 17 June 2021Energy

Cameroon eyes local green gas production

On June 11, 2021, Minister of Economy Alamine Ousmane Mey and executives of the Australian firm Fortescue Future Industries Ltd signed a framework...
cameroon-generated-xaf121-6-bln-of-oil-revenues-in-jan-apr-2021-beac
Thursday 10 June 2021Energy

Cameroon generated XAF121.6 bln of oil revenues in Jan-Apr 2021 (BEAC)

Cameroon generated XAF121.68 billion of net profit from the sales of crude oil between January and April 2021, according to the national oil and gas...
cameroon-to-pre-fund-the-electricity-connection-of-6-000-households-in-the-east
Wednesday 9 June 2021Energy

Cameroon to pre-fund the electricity connection of 6,000 households in the east

The State of Cameroon will pre-fund the electricity connection of 6,000 households in the Eastern region, Minister of Water and Energy (MINEE) Eloundou...
cameroon-generated-xaf11-6-bln-of-transit-duties-on-the-chad-cameroon-pipeline-in-jan-apr-2021-psmc
Tuesday 8 June 2021Energy

Cameroon generated XAF11.6 bln of transit duties on the Chad-Cameroon pipeline in Jan-Apr 2021 (PSMC)

Cameroon collected XAF11.6 billion as transit duties on the Chad-Cameroon oil pipeline between January and April 2021, according to the Pipeline Steering...
electric-utility-eneo-settles-commercial-dispute-with-gaz-du-cameroun-with-a-xaf2-7-bln-settlement
Tuesday 8 June 2021Energy

Electric utility ENEO settles commercial dispute with Gaz du Cameroun with a XAF2.7 bln settlement

Last June 4, Victoria Oil & Gas (VOG) announced that its subsidiary Gaz du Cameroun received a XAF2.7 billion payment as settlement for the commercial...
38-of-new-clients-that-entered-eneo-s-portfolio-are-from-the-rural-zones-official
Thursday 3 June 2021Energy

38% of new clients that entered ENEO’s portfolio are from the rural zones (official)

In Q1-2021, electric utility ENEO added 39,298 new clients to its portfolio, according to information the company published in its recent quarterly...
cameroon-towards-the-electrification-of-105-villages-in-the-north-and-far-north
Monday 31 May 2021Energy

Cameroon: Towards the electrification of 105 villages in the North and Far North

On May 25, 2021, in Kong-Kong (Northern Cameroon), the Electricity Development Corporation (EDC)’s executives proceeded to the temporary acceptance of the...
cameroon-oil-products-transporter-cotoc-boosts-offer-with-the-acquisition-of-10-new-tank-cars
Monday 31 May 2021Energy

Cameroon: Oil products’ transporter COTOC boosts offer with the acquisition of 10 new tank cars

Oil products transporter Continental Oil Transportation Operating Citernes (COTOC) and its partner Ikram Logistics recently welcomed ten (10) tank cars...
cameroon-seeks-contractor-for-the-assessment-of-the-mid-term-socio-economic-impact-of-the-lom-pangar-hydroelectric-project
Thursday 27 May 2021Energy

Cameroon seeks contractor for the assessment of the mid-term socio-economic impact of the Lom Pangar hydroelectric project

The Cameroonian Ministry of Economy currently seeks a consulting firm or a consortium for the assessment of the mid-term socio-economic impact of the Lom...
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Wednesday 26 May 2021Energy

New AfDB’s regional director for Central Africa Serge Nguessan establishes contact with Cameroonian authorities

Last May 24, 2021, Serge Nguessan, AfDB’s regional director in Central Africa, officially presented his introductory letter to Cameroon’s Minister of...
national-oil-deposit-plant-scdp-to-build-a-2nd-gas-filling-plant-in-the-eastern-region
Tuesday 25 May 2021Energy

National oil deposit plant SCDP to build a 2nd gas filling plant in the Eastern region

From May 17 to 22, 2021, the Cameroonian Ministry of Environment and Nature Protection organized public hearings in Ndoumbi 1, in the Eastern region, in...
cameroon-eneo-ordered-to-reduce-daytime-energy-rationings-from-5-to-2-hours
Tuesday 11 May 2021Energy

Cameroon: ENEO ordered to reduce daytime energy rationings from 5 to 2 hours

On May 10, the Minister of Water and Energy (MINEE) Gaston Eloundou Essomba sent a letter to ENEO’s CEO Eric Mansuy instructing the electric utility to...
watchdog-arsel-praises-eneo-s-adjustments-of-its-energy-fraud-management-process
Monday 10 May 2021Energy

Watchdog ARSEL praises ENEO’s adjustments of its energy fraud management process

Electricity watchdog ARSEL has praised electric utility ENEO for the various adjustments it made after the April 13, 2021, warnings, sources close to the...
tradex-seeks-a-partner-for-the-supply-of-56-000-gas-cylinders
Thursday 6 May 2021Energy

Tradex seeks a partner for the supply of 56,000 gas cylinders

The state-owned oil operator Tradex recently issued an international call for tenders for the supply, within five months, of 56,000 12.5 kg gas...
cameroon-to-install-solar-plants-of-30mw-energy-generation-capacity-in-the-northern-regions-this-year
Thursday 6 May 2021Energy

Cameroon to install solar plants of 30MW energy generation capacity in the Northern regions this year

Cameroon and electric utility ENEO are currently fine-tuning a project to install mobile and modular emergency solar power plants. This was revealed, on...
cameroon-presents-its-2020-2030-electricity-development-strategy-to-korean-investors
Thursday 6 May 2021Energy

Cameroon presents its 2020-2030 electricity development strategy to Korean investors

On May 5, 2021, the 10th edition of the Cameroon-South Korea Economic and Energy Forum was held in Yaoundé. According to Jongham Kim, South Korea’s...
china-gezhouba-group-commissioned-to-build-the-600mw-chollet-hydroelectric-dam
Wednesday 5 May 2021Energy

China Gezhouba Group commissioned to build the 600MW Chollet hydroelectric dam

Chinese construction and engineering company China Gezhouba Group has been commissioned to carry out the studies, construction of the 600MW Chollet...
alucam-still-owes-close-to-xaf20-billion-to-eneo-despite-the-government-s-assumption-of-a-previous-xaf34-bln-debt
Tuesday 4 May 2021Energy

ALUCAM still owes close to XAF20 billion to ENEO despite the government’s assumption of a previous XAF34 bln debt

While ALUCAM’s overall debt to ENEO is currently over XAF50 billion, the April 16, 2021, agreement consecrating the government of Cameroon’s assumption of...
electric-utility-eneo-creates-a-subsidiary-dedicated-to-electricity-generation
Wednesday 28 April 2021Energy

Electric utility Eneo creates a subsidiary dedicated to electricity generation

Electric utility Eneo announces that it recently initiated procedures for the creation of a subsidiary dedicated to energy production in Cameroon....
national-veterinary-laboratory-lanavet-gears-up-for-its-solar-energy-transition
Monday 26 April 2021Energy

National Veterinary Laboratory Lanavet gears up for its solar energy transition

The National Veterinary Laboratory (Lanavet) in charge of the production of veterinary products will soon be equipped with a solar energy system,...
225kv-nachtigal-nyom-ii-electricity-transport-line-to-be-delivered-in-jul-2021
Monday 26 April 2021Energy

225KV Nachtigal-Nyom II electricity transport line to be delivered in Jul 2021

The 225KV transport line between the 420MW Nachtigal dam and Nyom II will be delivered in July 2021. The information was revealed by Justin Ntsama,...
eneo-ends-long-standing-dispute-with-gdc-with-xaf2-7-bln-settlement-agreement
Tuesday 20 April 2021Energy

ENEO ends long-standing dispute with GDC with XAF2.7 bln settlement agreement

In a notice published yesterday, April 19, Victoria Oil & Gas (VOG), announces that a settlement agreement was reached with electric utility ENEO...
cameroon-the-national-assembly-calls-on-the-government-about-the-repeated-power-outages
Thursday 15 April 2021Energy

Cameroon: The National Assembly calls on the government about the repeated power outages

Electric utility ENEO and electricity transport company SONATREL should be held liable for the numerous power outages being experienced in the country...
electricity-regulator-arsel-warns-eneo-for-various-shortcomings-and-regulatory-violations
Wednesday 14 April 2021Energy

Electricity regulator ARSEL warns ENEO for various shortcomings and regulatory violations

Last April 13, Electricity Sector Regulatory Agency (ARSEL) issued a warning to electric utility ENEO for its "numerous shortcomings." "During the joint...
cameroon-eneo-has-installed-about-100-000-prepaid-meters-to-address-various-challenges
Thursday 8 April 2021Energy

Cameroon: ENEO has installed about 100,000 prepaid meters to address various challenges

Electric utility ENEO has already installed 100,000 prepaid meters in the framework of its policy to modernize the metering equipment. The figure was...
akeno-sa-introduces-transparent-gas-cylinders-in-the-cameroonian-market
Thursday 8 April 2021Energy

Akeno SA introduces transparent gas cylinders in the Cameroonian market

Cameroonian company Akeno S.A. recently introduced transparent gas cylinders into the Yaoundé market. With the innovative cylinders, buyers can just look...
cameroon-extends-british-tower-resources-license-on-thali-block
Tuesday 6 April 2021Energy

Cameroon extends British Tower Resources’ license on Thali Block

On March 31, 2021, British oil and gas company Tower Resources officially announced that the Cameroonian government had agreed to extend its license on...
cameroon-sonatrel-warns-saboteurs-who-vandalize-its-equipment
Tuesday 30 March 2021Energy

Cameroon: Sonatrel warns saboteurs who vandalize its equipment

On the evening of March 24, 2021, electricity was restored in most of Yaoundé's neighborhoods that were in the dark for about two days because of an...
cameroon-the-ustda-to-invest-xaf518-mln-for-feasibility-studies-of-a-solar-mini-grid-project
Friday 26 March 2021Energy

Cameroon: The USTDA to invest XAF518 mln for feasibility studies of a solar mini-grid project

On March 24, 2021, the U.S. Trade and Development Agency (USTDA) announced that it would provide $932,945 (XAF518.3 million) to fund...
yaounde-economic-activities-gradually-resume-after-a-48-hour-power-outage
Thursday 25 March 2021Energy

Yaoundé: Economic activities gradually resume after a 48-hour power outage

Until late in the night of March 24, 2021, many Yaoundé neighborhoods were still without electricity due to the serious incidents that occurred...


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