This came after a long time of disappointing exploration activities in Kenya. The reserves became commercially viable after it was confirmed that there were around 300 million barrels worth of reserves. As of January 2014, Tullow said Kenya's Northern Basin could have an excess of 1 billion barrels of oil.
Results for Mining, Quarrying, and Oil and Gas Extraction, Eggs and Springs near Kenya
The new Act reflects the spirit and intent of the Constitution of Kenya 2010 to ensure that activities related to mining and exploitation of minerals are beneficial to the citizens of Kenya. After 75 years, Kenya passed a new and modern mining code which was assented to on 6th May 2016.
Outlook for mining sector in Kenya. Wed, 15 May 2013 08:00. ... The mining sector in Kenya grew by % in 2012 driven by the large mineral exploration in the coastal region, Eastern and Northern Kenya. ... Kenya has proven deposits of oil and natural gas in Turkana County and the coastal strip (Lamu County) respectively. ...
Kenya may have a lot more oil than it previously thought. Following a new discovery, the Canadian energy group Africa Oil added 150 million more barrels of oil to its reserves in the Lokichar Basin in the country's north—24% more than earlier estimates. According to the results of an independent survey, Africa Oil's reserves now stand at a total of 766 million barrels.
Legal hurdles in oil, mining sectors. Thursday November 21 2013. Kenya discovered oil in 2012 but it will be awhile before commercial production starts. PHOTO/FILE. NATION MEDIA GROUP.
While the recent slump in oil prices could hamper exploration on a global level, Kenya and its recent finds may be more immune than other areas.
Citation: Golombok, R., Jones, M. I. (2015) Oil Governance in Uganda and Kenya: A review of efforts to establish baseline indicators on the impact of the oil sector in Uganda and Kenya. UNEP, Nairobi, Kenya . ... NMK National Museum of Kenya NOCK National Oil Company Kenya NORAD Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation
(primarily oil), the Somali inhabited territories (here not including northern Kenya and Djibouti) 1 on the Horn of Africa clearly stand out as being significantly underexplored, which .
Trona mining, which occurs in Lake Magadi, has been Kenya's largest mining activity for close to a hundred years with the government heavily invested with other private sector players including Tata Chemical industries. Kenya is the third largest producer of .
the vital position oil is expected to pay in the realization of Kenya vision 2030. Amidst the general jubilation of Kenya entering the prestigious club of the world's oil producing nations, the interests of the marginalized communities where these oil and gas deposits are
While Kenya's climate policy focuses on promoting lowcarbon development, the current government has prioritised mining and oil exploration and is eyeing the petrodollars to grow the economy.
Corporate Responsibility. Operating context: Africa Oil Kenya (AOK) is one of the leading companies in Kenya involved in oil exploration activities. We operate Block 9, in the Cretaceous Rift system in Northern Kenya between Marsabit in the west and Wajir in the east, and .
Kenya is poised to gain from the agreements as the Sudan has made strides in petroleum and gas and mining sectors. The Sudan is an established oil exporting country and has made progress in mineral business with the government owned Sudan Gold Refinery in Khartoum producing 80 tonnes of pure gold in the last one year.
Kenya Lesotho ... The knowledge derived from providing security to the oil, gas, and mining industries in diverse environments around the world enables us to achieve the best results for our customers. Our track record with the Canadian oil, gas and mining sectors is exemplary. ...
Kenya's government and Tullow Oil have met to discuss the issue and "it was agreed that the operations of the ongoing oil development in Turkana County commence forthwith without undue delay," John Mosonik, chief administrative secretary at Kenya's Petroleum and Mining Ministry, said in a statement.