Liquefied Petroleum Gas
Domestic consumption of cooking gas hits 90,000 metric tonnes in January, says PPPRA
Latest figures from the Petroleum Products Pricing Regulatory Agency (PPPRA), indicate that the average domestic consumption Liquefied Petroleum Gas...
Lawmaker urges caution, regulation of LPG sale in residential areas
Representative of Etinan Constituency in the Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly, Dennis Akpan, has advocated regulation of the sale of Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) in residential and densely populated areas of the state.
FG projects rise in LPG consumption as price soars
The Federal Government, through its downstream regulator, Petroleum Products Pricing Regulatory Agency (PPPRA) linked the recent increase in the price of Liquefied Petroleum Gas...
UKAID, others boost clean energy cooking in South East
As smoke from firewood kills approximately 93, 300 vulnerable Nigerian women and children every year, a project by Modern Energy Cooking Services-Technology Research Innovation for International Development (MECS-TRIID)
Price of cooking gas drops further on rising adoption
The average price for the refilling of a 12.5kg cylinder for Liquefied Petroleum Gas (Cooking Gas) decreased by -2.34% month-on-month and by -5.76% year-on-year to N4,124.20 in September 2019 from N4,223.08 in August 2019, largely due to the adoption of LPG in any households.
Guideline on LPG piping in buildings underway
The Federal government has said it is working on draft guideline on the inclusion of Liquefied Petroleum Gas, LPG, piping into the National Building Code, for domestic use in the country.
FG affirms removal of VAT on cooking gas
The Federal Government has confirmed the removal of Value Added Tax (VAT) on Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) in Nigeria, otherwise known as cooking gas. This means that the cost of LPG, commonly referred to as cooking gas, will be relatively stable, thus attracting many investors and users in the country.
Marketers doubt Federal Government’s liquefied petroleum gas retail plan
Few months after the Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) clamped down some roadside and illegal retailers of Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG), commonly known as cooking gas, some marketers of the product have questioned the workability of government’s policy to tackle the menace.
LPG off-takers decry marginalisation as NLNG reassures stakeholders
Some Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) off-takers, popularly known as cooking gas marketers, have accused the Nigerian Liquefied Natural Gas (NLNG), of marginalisation in the distribution of the product in Lagos.
Safety concerns amid rise in number of micro-LPG retailers
The recent trend in the sale of Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG), popularly known as cooking gas in almost every street of Lagos has begun to raise safety concerns among some operators in the industry. While advocacy for the use of cooking gas as a cleaner fuel has been ongoing for some years and resulting…