May 21, 2020 · To do that, the companies plan the worlds longest heated oil pipeline, stretching 900 miles from Lake Albert to Tanzanias Indian Ocean port of Tanga. The pipeline will carry 216,000 barrels of crude oil a day, and will require heating to 50 degrees Celsius (122 degrees Fahrenheit), because the oil is low in sulphur and will otherwise
Banks opt out of oil pipeline funding UGNEWS24Apr 01, 2021 · The East African Crude Oil Pipeline (EACOP) is a proposed 1,445km-pipeline that will transport oil from Hoima in Uganda to Tanga port in Tanzania. About 1.7 billion barrels of recoverable oil have been discovered in the Albertine Graben, the basin of Lake Albert, on the border between Uganda
The pipeline is a threat to the employment status and livelihoods of tens of thousands of people, and will likely lead to rights violations for communities along its route, including from resettlement.
East Africa Crude Oil Pipeline:Thousands petition Jun 25, 2020 · Michel Riemersma, IUCN NL Advisor says construction of the pipeline threatens to enable the opening up of critical ecosystems to oil extraction. In addition it is expected to cause large-scale displacement of communities and pose grave risks to protected environments, water sources and wetlands in both Uganda and Tanzania.
East African Crude Oil Pipeline (EACOP) will Mar 26, 2021 · East African Crude Oil Pipeline (EACOP) will disenfranchise local communities in Uganda and Tanzania (By Charity Migwi, Edwin Mumbere and Evelyn Acham)
Sep 10, 2020 · Ugandas planned oil pipeline will result in more than 12,000 families losing their land and the development threatens sensitive ecosystems,
Pipeline project threatens Lake Victoria CounterVortexMar 01, 2021 · More than 260 organizations issued an open letter to banks and financial institutions involved in the construction of the East African Crude Oil Pipeline (), which would carry oil from fields in western Uganda to a port on the northern coast of Tanzania.The human rights and environmental organizations say the lines construction poses unacceptable risks to communities in the immediate
Tanzania, Uganda ink deal on $3.5bn oil pipeline project Sep 13, 2020 · Tanzania and Uganda signed an agreement Sunday to commence construction on a 1,445-kilometre (900 mile) oil pipeline through East Africa that conservation groups say threatens livelihoods and
Sep 14, 2020 · Tanzania and Uganda signed an agreement Sunday to commence construction on a 1,445-kilometre (900 mile) oil pipeline through East Africa that conservation groups say threatens livelihoods and
Total Pipeline East Africa:Tanzania, Uganda Agree Profit Sep 13, 2020 · Uganda, which discovered commercially viable crude deposits in 2006, has an estimated 6 billion barrels of oil resources and plans to start pumping crude from the ground in
UGANDA-TANZANIA:AfDB says no funding for crude oil Apr 22, 2020 · UGANDA-TANZANIA:AfDB says no funding for crude oil pipeline (EACOP) By Boris Ngounou - Published on April 22 2020 / Modified on April 22 2020 The African Development Bank (AfDB) has just denied allegations by about 100 civil society organizations about its alleged commitments to a fossil fuel energy project in Uganda.
Sep 06, 2019 · The East-African Crude Oil Pipeline (EACOP) is planned to be a 1,443-kilometer-long (897 miles) pipeline worth US$3.5 billion and expected to transport oil from Uganda to the Tanga port in Tanzania.Oil pipeline from Uganda to Tanzania EJAtlas2020-10-16 Oil pipeline from Uganda to Tanzania Total promotes a 200,000 barrels per day, 1445 km pipeline from Lake Albert in Uganda to Tanga in Tanzania, for oil exports. Opposition for human rights (displacement of populations) and environment.