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WED 2024: Chevron Nigeria Limited’s Commitment to Sustainability and Restoration

Since 1973, June 5 every year has been celebrated as World Environment Day (“WED”); a day set aside to raise awareness and promote actions to address environmental issues including marine pollution, overpopulation, global warming, sustainable development, wildlife crime, among others.The focus for this year is on land restoration, desertification and drought resilience under the slogan “Our land. Our future. We are ...

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Shell Companies in Nigeria and Partners Mark-Up Spending on Host Communities Hit 23 Percent With $42.2 Million

……….by Ben Ndubuwa………. Shell companies in Nigeria together with their partners have increased their spending on host communities by 23 percent about $42.2 million. A break down showed that three Shell companies in Nigeria and their partners in 2023 made the expenditure which represents a 23 per cent increase compared to $34.29 million in the previous year. Shell exclusively spent ...

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Africa to Drive Global Agenda on Renewable Energy – AfDB President

The President, African Development Bank (AfDB), Akinwunmi Adesina, has said that Africa will drive global agenda on renewable energy and green transitions. Adesina said this at a media conference in Nairobi, on the sidelines of the ongoing AfDB Annual Meetings 2024. While articulating Africa’s inherent advantage in renewable energy, Adesina said the continent had abundant solar potential, and a catalyst for ...

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NNPC Ltd, JV Partners, NDDC Commission N24.5bn Ogbia-Nembe Road

Photo : L-R Executive Director, Corporate Services, Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), Hon. Ifedayo Abegunde; Deputy Governor of Bayelsa State, Sen. Lawrence Ewhrudjakpo; Minister of Niger Delta, Hon. Abubakar Momoh and MD/CEO NDDC, Dr. Samuel Ogbuku during the commissioning of the 25.7km Ogbia-Nembe Road in Bayelsa State, on Monday. ….…As FG Calls for More Collaboration to Deliver Sustainable Projects….. As ...

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Chevron Nigeria Limited Reiterates Commitment to Environmental Stewardship

Chevron Nigeria Limited (CNL), operator of the joint venture between the Nigerian National Petroleum Company Limited (NNPCL) and CNL -NNPCL/CNL JV- is aware of media reports falsely associating CNL to environmental degradation. CNL reaffirms its commitment to environmental stewardship in its operations in Nigeria. CNL’s operations are conducted with sound environmental management practices in strict compliance with applicable laws and ...

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MEMAN Signs Pact with US Grain Council to Explore Biofuel as NNPC Seek Establishment of Ethanol Plant

……….by Ben Ndubuwa……… Excited to forge new partnerships last week, Major Energy Marketers Association of Nigeria (MEMAN) and the US Grains Council (UGC) signed an MOU to collaborate in exploring, and developing biofuel such as Ethanol as a means of sustainable innovation to expand the Association’s spectrum of energy offerings in the downstream space and the nation’s energy mix. This ...

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NEPL/Seplat JV, Edo Reforestation Agreement to Mitigate Climate Change Impacts

The NNPC Exploration and Production Ltd/Seplat Energy Joint Venture and the Edo State Government have signed an agreement that will see the state government allocate 6,000 hectares of land from its protected forest reserves to enable a large-scale tree planting initiative by Seplat Energy Plc. This is in furtherance to the Seplat Tree4Life Initiative and the Edo State Government’s identification ...

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Oando, Cross River to Set Up Renewable Energy Infrastructure

Oando Plc, has entered into agreement with Cross River State Government for the setting up an electric vehicle (EV) assembly plant that will produce electric powered mass transportation vehicles. The deal was sealed at the Conference of the Parties (COP) to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), dubbed COP28, holding in Dubai, UAE. The event is an annual ...

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Seplat Energy is LaPRIGA’s Reputable Brand of the Year

CAPTION: Lapriga 1 … L-R: Comfort Obot Nwankwo, Lagos State Chapter Nigeria Institute of Public Relations (NIPR); Stanley Opara, Manager Corporate Communications, Seplat Energy Plc; Emmanuel Otokhine, Base Manager Western Assets, Seplat Energy; and Kayode Yeku, former Registrar, NIPR, at The Lagos PR Industry Gala & Awards (LaPRIGA) 2023, where Seplat Energy emerged winner of the Reputable Brand of the Year, held in ...

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Kyari, Kerry, Moynihan, others discuss climate issues at COP28 in UAE

Group Chief Executive Officer of the Nigerian National Petroleum Company (NNPC) Limited, Malam Mele Kyari joined other global personalities on Thursday, November 30, 2023, in Dubai, UAE, to brainstorm on climate issues and its rising complexities. On the sidelines of the 2023 United Nations Climate Change Conference, or Conference of the Parties of the UNFCCC, more commonly referred to as ...

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