Latest News for: Offshore mining license


‘Dangerous’: Scientists Say Gates and Bezos-Backed Mining Venture Could Threaten Arctic Ecosystem

Yahoo Daily News 11 Aug 2021
A phalanx of billionaires are backing a new mining initiative in Greenland, in what they hope will boost access to minerals used to manufacture electric cars ... Authorities reportedly plan to ban uranium mining in the country, and have stopped issuing new licenses for offshore oil exploration.

Brazil ANP sells only one offshore block 

Petroleum World 08 Dec 2020
The lack of competition for the 35 offshore blocks on offer will lead to a further review of Brazil's licensing terms, mines and energy minister Bento Albuquerque said, noting that Congress is already debating changes to the country's production-sharing regime and should implement additional reforms in 2021.

EG aims for fresh licensing round next year

Upstream Online 07 Nov 2019
At the end of the year – probably in November – we will announce our 2020 licensing ...

Russians in running to take ex-Ophir block off EG

Upstream Online 07 Nov 2019
EG-27, which is the renamed Block R, is one of seven blocks over which the Ministry of Mines & Hydrocarbons is discussing deals with companies in its 2019 Offshore Licensing Round, with all seven to be awarded by the end ...

Equatorial Guinea to lead ministers at Africa Oil & Power Conference in Cape Town

Independent online (SA) 27 Aug 2019
These include the launch of the 2019 oil, gas and mining licensing round offering up 24 offshore and two onshore blocks; the signing of definitive agreements for the monetisation of gas from the Equatorial Guinea’s Alen unit in the Gas Megahub project; and – in a first for the ...

CBI begins probe in grant of licenses to explore atomic minerals

The Times of India 03 Jun 2019
Six years after it reported serious procedural irregularities in the process of allocating blocks for mineral exploration, the CBI will begin a Preliminary Enquiry into the granting of licenses to private parties in 2010, during the UPA government's tenure, to explore for and mine atomic minerals.
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