NCDMB, others plan knowledge sharing sessions on Egina FPSO
Plans are underway by the Nigerian Content Development Monitoring Board (NCDMB) and other critical stakeholders to organise knowledge sharing session on the Egina Floating, Production, Storage and Offloading (FPSO) units.
Group clears air on Bodo community clean-up
Shoreline Clean-up Assessment Techniques (SCAT) under the Bodo Mediation Initiative (BMI), has said that the only possible way to mitigate against continued exposure to the negative consequences of the polluted...
OPEC production freeze fails to boost crude oil prices
The decision by the Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) to embark on production freeze last year, offered hope for higher crude oil prices in 2017.
Solar Nigeria Programme to provide 13m pounds in support of solar power generation
Solar Nigeria Programme (SN), a programme funded by the Department for International Development (DFID) says it will provide additional grant of 13 million pounds to help reputable companies involved in solar energy in Nigeria.
Nigeria, a country in the tropical region of the world is now in the dry season. In this dry season, the hydroelectric power plants are working at dry season capacity! The coal-fired power plants are almost redundant while solar is mostly generated by private institutions and personalities who can presently afford it. This leaves the…
Price of cooking gas soars as pirates attack LPG vessel
The average price for the refilling of a five kilogramme (kg) cylinder of Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) or Cooking Gas, has increased by 5.48 per cent month on month to N2,708.38 in February 2017 from N2,567.56 in January 2017, and 45.59 per cent year-on-year.
MAN Diesel to install compressors, turbines for Dangote refinery
Germany-based, MAN Diesel and Turbo, will deliver two compressor trains to Dangote Oil Refining Company, currently building Africa’s largest refinery in the Lekki Free Trade Zone in Lagos State, estimated to gulp around $12 billion.
Seven years after, BEDC restores electricity to Ogwashi-Uku, in Delta State
There was mass jubilation by residents of Ogwashi-Uku community Headquarters of Aniocha-South Local Government Area of Delta State last week, as the Benin Electricity Distribution Plc (BEDC) restored power to the area after over seven years of blackout.
Nigeria produced 43.5 million tonnes solid minerals in 2016
The States disaggregated mining and quarrying data for 2016 reflected that Nigeria produced exactly 43,495,423.12 tonnes of solid minerals in 2016. The report released by the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS), which produces data help make informed decisions by governments....