Seahorse Oil MD wants FG to make protectionist policies for indigenous firms
Mr Ebuka Onunkwo, Managing Director, Seahorse Oil Ltd., has urged the Federal Government to come up with protectionist policies that would enable indigenous firms to flourish. Onunkwo, whose company makes different ranges of lubricants, made the call in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Monday in Awka. He said that apart…
Smartflow, Energy 360 tackle fuel retailing challenges
Smartflow Technologies, a flow and level automation company in Nigeria, and Energy 360 (E360) Africa Limited, a retail fuels technology company, have introduced a solution that uses the power of real-time data to reduce operational losses.
Lagos community petitions government over Disco failure to energise transformer
Progressive Estate Community Development Association (PECDAS), Iwowokekere in Ijede area of Lagos, has raised an alarm over the failure of Ikeja Electric to energise the 33kv, 500kva transformer donated by the community since 2014.
Firms collaborate to help power buses
The Managing Director, the Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria Limited (SPDC), and Country Chair, Shell Companies in Nigeria, Osagie Okunbor, said he is excited about emerging energy ideas through innovations and collaborations supported by Shell....
‘One million barrels daily capacity deepwater projects need funding’
The Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr. Ibe Kachikwu, has said about three or four deepwater projects with capacity to add 750,000 barrels to one million barrels to Nigeria’s daily production need funding.
Content board to commission forensic audit on NCDF
Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB) has unveiled plans to commission third-party forensic audit, to track and recover due payments on the Nigerian Content Development Fund (NCDF).The Executive Secretary, NCDMB, Simbi Wabote....
MAN seals 15mw power deal with Geogrid LighTec
In line with the Federal Government’s effort to diversify sources of power, the Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (MAN) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Geogrid LighTec Limited, a privately held independent power generation company to deliver 15 megawatts....
Residents lament poor power supply in Lagos
Residents of Oke-Afa area of Isolo/Oshodi Local Government Council of Lagos State have lamented over irregular electricity supply in the community.They therefore plead for government’s intervention in providing regular power in the area.
Shell, bio-bean and coffee-drinkers collaborate to help power London’s buses
Shell and bio-bean are helping to power some of London’s buses using a biofuel made partly from waste coffee grounds, a development that has triggered a renewed challenge to Nigerian beneficiaries of Shell’s LiveWIRE programme to join in the innovative search for bright energy ideas. This latest Shell-bio-bean collaboration is part of Shell’s #makethefuture energy…