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NNPC to Complete Borno Gas Plant in Four Months

The Group Managing Director (GMD), Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Mele Kyari, said the completion of a gas-powered electricity facility in Borno to serve as an alternative to the incessant vandalism of on-grid facilities by insurgents will be in four months. Kyari made this assertion during a visit to the Governor Babagana Umara Zulum of Borno State recently. He added ...

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Why FG Alone Can’t Crash Cooking Gas Price – Marketers

The Nigerian Association of Liquefied Petroleum Gas Marketers (NALPGAM) says the Federal Government alone cannot halt the hike in the price of Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) across Nigeria. Mr Bassey Essien, Executive Secretary, NALPGAM, made this known while speaking on Tuesday in Lagos. Essien decried the increment in the price of LPG, also known as cooking gas in the past ...

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AKK Project: NNPC Begins Transportation of Line Pipes by Rail

The $2.8 billion 614 kilometre pipeline, with capacity to transport 2.2 billion cubic feet of gas per day, was flagged off by President Muhammadu Buhari on June 30, 2020. It is designed to enable gas connectivity between the east, west and north. In a tweet on Friday, Mele Kyari, group managing director of NNPC, said the line pipes were successfully ...

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Decade of Gas: Banner Energy Signs Pact NNPC to Convert Petrol Vehicles to Autogas

The Managing Director of Banner Energy Limited, Mr. Nuhu Yakubu, said has signed agreement with the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation ( NNPC) to Convert their vehicles to Autogas.. He said that his company has started converting these petrol and diesel-powered vehicles to Autogas in Abuja. Yakibu said that the project was essentially aimed at converting vehicles nominated solely by the ...

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NNPC, Others Sign Agreements for Methanol, Gas Projects

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, the Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board, Brass Fertilizer and Petrochemical Company Limited and DSV Engineering have signed two key agreements for the construction of a methanol plant and a gas processing plant in Odeama, Brass, Bayelsa State. The methanol plant will have a capacity of 10,000 tonnes per day while that of the gas ...

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Gas Resources Should be Developed and Utilised Urgently – NLNG Boss

The Managing Director of Nigeria LNG Limited (NLNG), Engr. Tony Attah has said the large deposit of gas resources in Nigeria would amount to nothing if the gas is not developed and utilised urgently to meet the nation’s energy needs. Engr. Attah said this at the pre-summit conference of the 2021 Nigeria International Petroleum Summit (NIPS) organised by the Federal ...

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DPR Outlines Five Critical Levers for Robust Gas Development in Nigeria

The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) has outlined five critical levers for gas development as Nigeria moves to leverage its abundant gas resources for national growth, diversification of theeconomy and to use gas as the fuel for economic transformation. Engr. Sarki Auwalu, Director, DPR, made this known while speaking at the Pre- Summit Conference of the Nigerian International Petroleum Summit ...

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Nigeria Set to Play Strategic Role in New World Energy Order – Kyari

……Says Transition Fuels Unavoidable….. As the world transits to cleaner energy, the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has affirmed Nigeria’s preparedness to play a strategic role in the new global energy order. The Group Managing Director of NNPC, Mallam Mele Kyari, made this submission at the Decade of Gas Pre-summit Conference which held Monday in Abuja, with the theme: Towards ...

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Marketers to Access N200 Billion Infrastructure Fund for CNG

………….by Ben Ndubuwa……..…..to Build 2000 CNG Outlets in Six Months…… The Federal government has set aside N200 billion with the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) as loan for marketers to access in order to build infrastructure for Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) in 2000 filling station and outlets Nationwide. The loan is expected to come with low interest rate to Marketers ...

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