TotalEnergies’ arguments for Lake Albert oil development

Issue 462 - 13 Jun 2022 - By Marc Howard | 3 minute read

While advocacy groups are posing questions about the funding of the Lake Albert upstream scheme – and putting pressure on banks not to participate  – operator TotalEnergies on 9 June told African Energy that project financing for the East African Crude Oil Pipeline (Eacop) was being provided by shareholder equity and external debt, which is “being arranged with interested international financial institutions”.

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AfricaHardball - political risk strategy roundtable


17 January 2023, online

This political risk strategy roundtable  – part of the monthly AIX membership programme – will identify a range of upcoming political, commercial and reputational issues, and discuss scenarios to help stakeholders refine their strategies.  

As usual with AIX meetings, the  roundtable will be held under the Chatham House Rule.


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The meeting is free for all AIX members and African Energy subscribers.