Latest news

Article image

Ports agency plan for Mohammedia to host Morocco’s first LNG terminal is far from a done deal

A tender issued by national ports agency ANP to update its Mohammedia facility to accommodate Morocco’s first liquified natural gas terminal and FSRU generated considerable excitement in an industry expecting the kingdom to import LNG to help cover its power industry needs after Algeria stopped sending gas through the Maghreb-Europe Gas pipeline. ANP’s tender may fit into Morocco’s LNG plans, but does not yet mean the energy ministry’s out-to-tender gas import plan is a done deal, with key stakeholders still appraising the direction Morocco will eventually take, write Our Casablanca Correspondent and Jon Marks

Issue 453 - 19 January 2022



Latest Views - Free

Article image

Plaudits for Uganda’s electricity regulator show the value of rules

Prizes and league tables should often be treated with great caution (as underlined by Nobel laureate Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed’s war in Tigray), but credit should be given when it is due and, in that context, Uganda’s fourth consecutive first place in the African Development Bank (AfDB)’s Electricity Regulatory Index should be acknowledged as a triumph for the rule of law and sound management.

Issue 452 - 17 December 2021


PinRenewables, Power, Politics, Governance

More news headlines

Job opportunities

African Energy, African Energy Live Data and Gulf States Newsletter are recruiting.

To support dynamic changes at our publications we have opened the following roles:

Online production editor

Required to sharpen up the online presence of the publications, data and reports, to curate their websites, and raise their profile on Google News.

Find out more

African Energy and African Energy Live Data reporter.  

The role sits at the heart of the daily output of the company and offers an unparalleled opportunity to gain experience as a journalist and writer, as well as knowledge and expertise in the African energy, infrastructure, and development sectors.

Find out more

Latest issue



Download Download PDF

Listen to the latest African Energy podcast

African Energy's analysts come together to discuss the big stories and subjects affecting the continent.

Stream or download here

Latest reports

Hydropower Data Insights Report 2010–25


Hydropower is set to become Africa’s third largest grid connected electricity source...

Wind Power Data Insights Report 2010–25


Wind Power Data Insights Report 2010-25, uses tables and graphics to illustrate...

Contact us

John Hamilton
Managing director

Jon Marks
Editorial director

Dan Marks
Power editor

Ajay Ubhi
Senior reserach analyst

Alex Wark
Subscriptions and sales

Harry Randle Marsh
Event partnerships

Follow us on Google News