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Electricity generation to increase soon – NNPC

Electricity generation to increase soon – NNPC

The Nigerian Nigerian Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, says efforts by the Federal Government to boost power generation may soon yield results following a sustained increase in gas supply for power generation. The corporation said this in its March 2017 edition of the Monthly Financial and Operations Report released on Saturday in Abuja. The report said the… READ MORE

NLNG, NLPGA partner on boosting cooking gas supply to North

NLNG, NLPGA partner on boosting cooking gas supply to North

The Nigerian Liquefied Natural Gas (NLNG) company and the Nigerian Liquefied Petroleum Gas Association (NLGPA) have agreed to work together to surmount some of the challenges that have hindered the penetration of Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) especially to the northern part of the country, Daily Trust reports. The NLPGA, which is the umbrella body of… 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

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

NPDC’s Daily Crude Oil Production To Rise To Half A Million BPD

NPDC’s Daily Crude Oil Production To Rise To Half A Million BPD

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC has expressed its commitment to grow the Nigerian Petroleum Development Company’s, NPDC, crude oil production to 500,000 barrels per day by 2020. The Corporation said it would also grow NPDC’s gas production to 1500mmscf per day within the same period. The Group Managing Director of NNPC, Dr Maikanti Baru,… READ MORE

How kerosene, cooking gas scarcity’s crippling Nigerian households

How kerosene, cooking gas scarcity’s crippling Nigerian households

Except the Federal Government takes urgent steps to address the current energy crisis, Nigerians may be forced to revert to the stone age of using firewood and charcoal as means domestic energy for cooking. For over two weeks, acute shortages of Dual Purpose Kerosene (DPK) and Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG), popularly called cooking gas has… READ MORE