Environment

Fire Safety Services Should Be Contextually Feasible to O&G and Allied Sectors

East African economies have continued to enjoy significant findings for crude oil and natural gas discoveries with Uganda, Tanzania, and Kenya proven to have 6.5 Billion Barrels of Oil, 57 Trillion cubic feet of natural gas, 754 Million barrels respectively. With the latest progress so far and much-anticipated scale of operations in East Africa as …

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Embedding the Environment in Sustainable Development Goals

While only MDG-7 had a clear focus on the environment, the other MDGs had indirect impacts on the environment, both positive and negative. On the positive side, the MDG 2 goal for universal primary education has encouraged a greater awareness of the need for environmental protection. What role should current goals play in SDGs? Read …

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Prof. Magnus presents a paper on climate change and achieving environmental protection in the Energy and Mining Industries at the 1st AEMI Annual Energy & Mining Conference.

The extraction of non-renewable geological resources such as oil, gas, metals and minerals is a major segment of the global economy. Much of the world’s population lives in countries that are rich in oil, gas and minerals. It is estimated that requirements for steel will grow by 90% between 2010 and 2030, for copper by …

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Sustainable Use of Water in Uganda’s Oil and Gas Projects

For emerging oil exploration and production (E&P) operators in Uganda, water management is not only going to be about managing direct line-item costs but about mitigating risk. E&P operators in Uganda must assess the operational risk and impacts on capital expenditures (CapEx) and operating expenses (OpEx) as well as manage challenges from increased regulatory oversight …

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