NPDC achieves 100% local content input in developing gas handling facility

The Nigerian Petroleum Development Company (NPDC), an Upstream Subsidiary of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), has achieved a 100 per cent local content input in the development of Oredo Integrated Gas Handling Facility. NNPC Group Managing Director, Dr. Maikanti Baru, declared this during a tour of the NPDC’s Oredo Flow Station, Oredo Gas-to-Pan-Ocean Facility,…

FG’s unpaid N650bn subsidy arrears is affecting our operations – Marketers

Depot and Petroleum Products Marketers Association (DAPPMA) on Sunday said the unpaid subsidy arrears of over N650 billion by the Federal Government posed huge financial challenges to the downstream operations. DAPPMA Executive Secretary, Mr Olufemi Adewole, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos that the settlement of the debts owed them would save…

How to avert fuel crisis this yuletide by Atayero

JOHNSON OJO, Ado Ekiti Oil and gas expert and the Atayero of Aramoko Ekiti, Omo’ba Olusegun Aderemi, has advised the Federal Government to take proactive steps now to ensure that the nation does not go through the yearly fuel scarcity this yuletide season. Aderemi, an entrepreneur and Managing Director of Autofit and Energy, said the…

Stakeholders seek action on investments in gas sector

UGO AMADI Stakeholders in the gas sector have reiterated the need for speedy implementation of existing policies and pursue the delivery of identified gas opportunities, for social economic development of the country. According to them, there had been sufficient discussions on missed opportunities of the past years and huge subsisting potentials of gas to the…

FG to add 945Mw to national grid before year end

UGO AMADI Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Fashola, has confirmed that serious plans are under way to evacuate the 2,000mw stranded power in the national grid as additional 945 megawatts of electricity would be added to the national grid before the end of this year. Fashola gave the assurance while speaking at…