Government steps up sale of crude, gas assets with 96 flare sites
With a recent offer for its 57 marginal oil fields to investors after 17 years gathering momentum, the Federal Government, through the Department of Petroleum Resources...
How oil companies evade over N258b gas flare penalty yearly
There are indications that oil companies operating in the country may be evading gas flare penalty, and this development has led the country to losing as much as N258b yearly, which would have accrued after a review of fiscal penalty, fine of $3.50 per 1, 000 standard cubic feet (scf) of gas flared.
Nigeria to kick off gas flare commercialisation from 45 sites
The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) has stated that over 200 bidders are competing for the available 45 gas flaring sites in Nigeria, adding that the national gas flare commercialization programme will be implemented from those sites at the initial stage.
Zero gas flare still a mirage as Nigeria loses N243.23 billion
Despite promising to bring an end to the practice of gas flaring, Nigeria’s flared natural gas hovers around 218.9 billion standard cubic feet, translating to N243.23 billion.
Powergas, ETEFA partner to float gas-fired city buses
Presents new CNG City Bus Prototype for flare gas utilization in Nigeria The Clean, Economic and Safe Transportation (“CEST”) Program under the Gas Flare...
Gas flare compromises men’s generative capacity, exacerbates poverty in Niger Delta
The Coordinator, National Coalition on Gas Flaring and Oil Spills in the Niger Delta (NACGOND) Rev. Father Edward Obi, in this interview with KELVIN EBIRI, explained that research has proven that gas flaring attacks men’s generative capacity in the Niger Delta. He also informed that since flaring contributes to depleting the country’s gas deposit, the…