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18:38
18:38

Kenya Gives Greenlight to UNOC to Start Importing Petroleum Products 1 3 Top story

It follows a meeting between Kenya’s President, Dr. William Ruto, and Dr. Ruth Nankabira Ssentamu, the Minister of Energy and Mineral Development in Nairobi on Monday. The meeting resolved loggerheads after Uganda was denied usage of the Kenya Pipeline Company – KPC facility to move its refined petroleum products from Mombasa Port.
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13:58

First Nuclear Energy Summit Opens In Brussels atomic energy 4 1 Top story

It comes in the wake of the historic inclusion of nuclear energy in the Global Stocktake agreed at the UN Climate Change Conference (COP28) in Dubai in December 2023
13:37
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UGX 7 Trillion Approved For Ugandas Firms In Oil and Gas Sector Local Content fund 2 Top story

The Authority’s Manager of Corporate Affairs, Gloria Sebikari anticipates a surge in contract numbers once construction of the East African Crude Oil Pipeline (EACOP) takes off.
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Women in Energy Series: Namagunga Girls Fire Tough Questions at Minister 4

The students asked if it is prudent for Uganda to exploit its oil deposits, considering the environmental destruction challenges it poses, especially at this point in time.
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12:04

TotalEnergies Board Agrees To Retain Patrick Pouyanné’ Tilenga 2 Top story

Patrick Pouyanné played a pivotal role in the negotiation leading to the resumption of oil and gas activities in Uganda.
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12:56

UNOC Seeks UGX 550 Billion For New Fuel Storage Terminal 2 1

Updating about the East Africa Crude Oil Pipeline, the UNOC team informed journalists that the civil works are ongoing, and the project has so far received two consignments of pipelines for the first 100 km of the route.
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"We Are Fighting For Our Rights" Say Tilenga Land Owners AFFIEGO 2 5 Top story

They are demanding that the Judiciary is not used To Deprive them of adequate and fair compensation.
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Leaders Meet In Nairobi, Discuss a Global Plastics Treaty plastic pollution 5 4

The new plastics treaty will address the full lifecycle of plastics, including their production, design and disposal.
15:23
15:23

Training Needed for Huge Opportunities Ahead of Refinery- Minister Nankabirwa 4 1

TotalEnergies EP Uganda is investing about 9 billion shillings over three years in the Industrial Enhance Centre to ready SMEs for jobs and contracts in oil and gas sector.
16:55
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East African Court of Justice Fixes Dates For EACOP Appeal crude oil 1 Top story

On Tuesday, The Appellate Division of the East African Court of Justice (EACJ) accepted the appeal and asked the activists to file written submissions by March 22, 2024.
15:31
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Electricity Access Scale-Up Project Launched in Teso Katakwi District 1 3

The project valued at USD 638 million and funded by the World Bank is going to be implemented over five years through the Ministry of Energy and Mineral Developement and the Uganda Energy Credit Capitalization Company (UECCC) across the country.
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TotalEnergies Seeks License to Produce Gas at Tilenga 1 1 Top story

The oil and gas explorer wrote to the Minister of Energy at the end of last month asking for a license to construct the Tilenga Liquefied Petroleum Gas Facility. According to the documents, TotalEnergies Uganda E&P (TEPU) which is part of the French super-major TotalEnergies plans to produce 80,000 tons of Liquefied Petroleum Gas per year.
11:47
11:47

Energy Ministry And UNBS "to Merge" Fuel Stations To Clear Congestion

"The standard stipulates the distance allowed between two fuel stations and there's a plan by the authorities to harmonise locations for congested fuel stations, for example, if three stations are near each other, they will be required to harmonise and work together as one station," said Peter Kitimbo.
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Oil Third Licensing Round Underway says Bateebe Oil and gas 1 1 Top story

Bateebe confirmed that several areas in the Albertine Graben have been earmarked for exploration and will be announced for the third competitive bidding.
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Denmark Pumps 361 Billion Shillings into Uganda Climate Change, Refugees Action 2

Part of the money is committed to supporting local companies to sustain and localize clean energy value chains especially away from the capital city.
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‘Covid, Other factors’ Push EACOP's Cost to $5 billion Bitter EACOP 1 3 Top story

It means that the shareholders including the Uganda National Oil Company (UNOC) will have to ask for more money from the treasury to meet its obligations.
19:43
19:43

Emirati Prince Enters Refinery Negotiation In Uganda 1 2

Ruth Nankabirwa confirmed that a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed on 22nd December 2023
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18:40

Uganda Considers Tanzania Route for Fuel Imports 1 2

Energy And Mineral Development Minister, Ruth Nankabirwa confirmed that she met the Tanzanian President, Samia Suluhu Hassan with a message from President Museveni.
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11:15

Tax ‘Surplus’ Profits by Oil Firms and Banks- ActionAid windfall tax 2 Top story

ActionAid International says a surplus profit technically known as a Windfall profit tax could generate as much as US$382 billion in revenue, an amount that could be spent on public services .
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Makuutu Rare Earth Investor Gets 21-year Mining License 1 1 Top story

It is hoped that once fully developed, the project that will span through some of the districts in Busoga will be the first mine in Africa to exploit this type of mineral extracted from clay. These types of minerals have existed in Southern China.
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