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President Mahama visits Punta Europa Gas Complex in Malabo

Officials of the Gas Complex welcoming President Mahama to their plantPresident Mahama reviewing literature on the Punta Europa Gas ComplexPresident Mahama and his delegation being briefed on the operations of the Gas ComplexPresident Mahama being briefed on the operations of a control room that runs the Malabo Power PlantPresident Mahama with EQ's Minister of Mines, Industry and Energy, Gabriel M. Obiang Lima and Emmanuel Kofi Buah, Ghana's Energy MinisterDespite the initial lack of interest by investors, officials of the Ministry of Mines and Energy say, the investments in the Punta Europa Gas Complex were recouped fully in 47 months of operation
The gas from the Alba field therefore goes into LPG, LNG, Methanol and also feeds the Malabo Power PlantAll 3 firms making up the complex are state-owned with minimal private sector interestsEquitorial Guinea LNG produces Liquefied Natural Gas with a capacity of 3.7m tons per yearThe Atlantic Methanol Production Company (AMPCO) is one of the world's largest lowest cost methanol producersMarathon EG Production Limited produces 200,000 barrels of oil equivalent per day, and provides gas feedstock to AMPCO and EG LNGThe Punta Europa Gas Complex is made up of three gas-related companies
Huge pipes laid from the plant to the loading bayPresident Mahama was accompanied on the tour by the Minister of Mines, Industry and Energy, Gabriel M. Obiang LimaOne of the numerous storage tankers within the Punta Europa Gas ComplexPresident Mahama at one of the loading points of gas in the Complex, and being briefed on the operations of the loading bayA suspended bridge has been built from the facility to the sea to carry the huge pipes through which the gas is pumped to the tankersA tanker being loaded with products from the Gas Complex
President Mahama interacting with officials of th Punta Europa Gas Complex in Malabo

President Mahama Visits Punta