Engage PANDEF on Niger Delta, now!
Worried by the lack of progress in tackling the myriad of intractable problems plaguing the Niger Delta region, Pan Niger Delta Forum...
World’s first LNG-powered cruise ship debuts
The industry’s dream of reducing shipping emission is almost a reality, as AIDAnova, the world’s first cruise ship powered with Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG), sailed out of the Meyer Werft’s building dock in Papenburg, Germany.
Thomas: Olokola, Brass LNG Hamstrung by over politicisation of economic decisions
President, Nigerian Gas Association (NGA), Dada Thomas, in this interview with KINGSLEY JEREMIAH, said sloppy formulation and implementation of policies, as well as, failure to take swift economic decisions contributed to the comatose state of the Brass and Olokola Liquefied Natural Gas projects. Thomas, who is Founder/Chief Executive Officer of Frontier Oil Limited, also said the…
Government’s inaction robs nation of $24b, 18,000 jobs
The Federal Government’s failure to get the Brass Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) project in Bayelsa State, (which it initiated) on stream, nearly 15 years after, has robbed the country of over $24b in estimated revenue, as well as, about 18, 000 jobs.
Top 10 global fleets worth $516 billion
With no African nation making the ranking of ship owning nations, the latest report by Vessel Value has estimated the top 10 global fleets at $516 billion. Topping the list is Greece, with an owned fleet worth about $100 billion, followed closely by Japan and China, worth $89 billion and $84 billion respectively. According to…
Fashola and power supply
Among the many issues plaguing Nigeria and giving citizens sleepless nights, epileptic power supply could be ranked the most outstanding, confounding and shameful.
Dare to dream and there will be light
I had a dream. In my dream, Nigeria had uninterrupted electricity supply. Yes, Nigerian cities had uninterrupted and improved electricity supply. In my dream, the Nigerian electricity...
Buhari and Niger Delta leaders
A recent meeting between President Muhammadu Buhari and some leaders of the Niger Delta region is yet another lost opportunity to deepen a constructive engagement in the volatile oil-producing area.
Powergas receives best CNG, LNG award
Powergas, one of the largest Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) producer and distributor, has received the “Best Compressed & Liquefied Natural Gas Production Company” of the Year in 2016...