2 DAKAR, Senegal, December 3, 2021 / APO Group / –
3 Energy, Capital & Power (ECP) (www.EnergyCapitalPower.com) is pleased to announce that a delegation from lead sponsor BP, which includes Massaer Cisse, Vice President and Country Director of Senegal; Mohamed Limam Vice President, Head of Country Mauritania; and Rebecca King, Vice President of Production, Mauritania and Senegal, will speak at the MSGBC Oil, Gas, & Power 2021 conference and expo, taking place in Dakar, Senegal, from December 16-17.
5 Members of the BP delegation will provide a project update on the Greater Tortue Ahmeyim (GTA) offshore natural gas field, where BP is the operator, and will also participate in a panel discussion on topics such as ongoing effective cross-border collaboration between Senegal. and Mauritania to jointly develop their natural resources; BP’s perspective on optimizing the monetization of natural gas and how world-class LNG projects, such as the GTA field, are helping to transform the energy landscapes of Senegal and Mauritania.
6 BP is playing an important role in the development of the GTA project located in the coastal waters between Mauritania and Senegal, which has reserves estimated at more than 15 trillion cubic feet of natural gas. The GTA field is currently the deepest LNG project under development in sub-Saharan Africa. Once the three phases of the GTA have been developed, it will be able to supply 10 MPTAs of LNG to the global market and represents a great opportunity to generate new growth and considerable revenue for both Senegal and Mauritania.
7 Sandra Sheque, Director of the International Energy Capital & Power Conference for MSGBC, Oil, Gas & Power 2021, stated:
8 “I believe that having the participation of BP will be a particularly valuable addition to MSBGC Oil, Gas & Power 2021, given that GTA is a truly historic and world-class project that is absolutely a first for both Senegal and Mauritania, whose upcoming production in the course of 2024 it is set to transform the energy landscape in both countries. “In addition to stating that:” BP is having a great impact on the rapid development of the energy sector in Mauritania and Senegal, not only because of its extensive experience as one of the most successful COIs in executing complex deep-sea offshore projects, but also because of the many opportunities they provide for local content development and capacity building. “
9 In response to the growing demand from Sub-Saharan Africa for new oil and natural gas and renewable energy projects, and the growing interest of international stakeholders to invest, develop and succeed on the continent, Energy Capital & Power will have the MSGBC Oil, The Gas, & Power 2021 conference and exhibition during December 2021. Focused on enhancing regional partnerships, stimulating investment and development in the oil, natural gas and energy sectors, the conference will unite international regional stakeholders with African opportunities, serving as a growth-oriented platform for Africa’s energy sector.