Mozambique begins building of Temane gas and power challenge

Construction works on the 450MW Temane fuel and energy venture in Mozambique has begun. The country’s President Filipe Nyusi ceremonially laid the primary stone to mark the start of the challenge.
The project positioned in Inhassoro, Inhambane Province, includes construction of Temane-Maputo energy line, and an LPG plant. Supply for the facility and LPG services will come from the PSA venture and entails an investment of US $760 million from Sasol.
The venture upon completion will present 30,000 tonnes per yr of LPG, accounting for more than 70% of local demand and lowering the need for imports. Gas will go to the 450 MW Temane power plant. เพรสเชอร์เกจไฮดรอลิค may even produce 4,000 barrels per day of light oil. PSA will begin producing in 2024. Power supplies are anticipated in 2025.
Potential prospects
Sasol Petroleum Mozambique is the operator of the PSA. It covers three fields: Inhassoro, Pande and Temane. Work consists of improvement wells and a processing facility. The Instituto Nacional de Petróleo (INP) has reported the PSA discoveries have gasoline in place volumes of round 2.5-3 trillion cubic toes, with recoverable volumes of 1-1.5 tcf. Sasol has additionally discovered 30-40 million barrels of liquids.
The Temane energy plant will supply energy to Electricidade de Moçambique (EDM) under a 25-year contract. Sasol and Globeleq closed the financing for the project in December 2021. EDM has been in discussions with a quantity of potential customers. These embrace Zimbabwe Electricity Supply Authority (ZESA). EDM has raised the potential for increasing energy exports to Zimbabwe from January 2025, when CTT begins up. The Mozambique firm has additionally mentioned provides from CTT to Eswatini and South Africa’s Eskom.

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