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Nigerian scientist advances technology to convert urine into gas

Nigerian scientist advances technology to convert urine into gas

• Claims Products Could Be Used To Run Gas Turbine Generate Over 11,250 Megawatts Electricity A Nigeria scientist, Ejikeme P. Nwosu, and his team of researchers have fabricated equipment that converts urine into flammable gases, biomethane and hydrogen-rich gases, with 100 per cent indigenous technological inputs. Nwosu, a graduate of Pure and Industrial Chemistry from… READ MORE

Nigeria loses crude oil export destinations to the U.S.

Nigeria loses crude oil export destinations to the U.S.

Nigeria is fast losing its favourite oil export destinations to the United States (U.S.), which used to be the country’s biggest importer of crude, as the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation’s (NNPC) crude oil export destination report, confirmed that China, Peru, and Japan have totally stopped importing crude oil from Nigeria, The Guardian reports. Other countries… READ MORE

Local content: Boost to indigenous capacity in oil, gas industry

Local content: Boost to indigenous capacity in oil, gas industry

Before the enactment of the Nigerian Oil and Gas Industry Content Development (NOGICD) Act of 2010, which became law on April 22, 2010, and giving birth to the Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB), the Nigerian oil and gas industry was dominated by International Oil Companies (IOCs), including briefcase businessmen, who relegated indigenous operators… READ MORE

Doowe Gas Meets With German International Corporation (GIZ)

Doowe Gas Meets With German International Corporation (GIZ)

The German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ) and the private sector are supporting tech-entrepreneurs in African emerging economies. The German International Cooperation (GIZ) is commissioned to implement the piloting project “Make-IT in Africa” over a two-year period. The Make-IT Alliance aims at supporting start-ups that develop innovative ideas for local and global… READ MORE

NNPC to Collaborate With IOCs to Boost Oil Production

NNPC to Collaborate With IOCs to Boost Oil Production

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has identified key areas of collaboration with the international oil companies (IOCs) in Nigeria to boost oil and gas production in the country. The corporation said in a presentation at the ‘Industry Leaders Panel’ session of the just concluded 2017 edition of the Nigeria Oil and Gas (NOG) conference… READ MORE

Nigerian government forces crack down on the Delta’s oil bootleggers

Nigerian government forces crack down on the Delta’s oil bootleggers

It comes just weeks after the West African country’s vice president said that more needs to be done to incorporate the bootleggers into legal refining trade. The government has been holding talks with militants to end attacks on official oil production facilities. Attacks cut the OPEC member’s output by 700,000 barrels a day for several… READ MORE