Aker Energy to buy Ghana unit of Hess, get first oil in 2021Staff Writer | February 19, 2018
Aker Energy agreed to buy Hess Corporation's Ghana unit in a $100 million deal and plans to launch production from its first oilfield there in 2021.
Acquisition A $100 million deal
In 2017, another company in the Aker group, Aker BP, bought the Norwegian assets of Hess in a $2 billion transaction. ■