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Modular refineries

11 Feb
Bayelsa State’s advocates of modular refineries have urged the Muhammadu Buhari-led Federal Government to speed up the process of granting licences to enable them to begin operations without delay.
1 Feb
The Host Communities of Nigeria Producing Oil and Gas (HOSCON) has pledged to partner the Federal Government on the plan to construct three pilot modular refineries in each of the oil-producing states.
21 May 2021
To boost fuel production in Nigeria, the Federal Government has been to channel part of the funds budgeted for security agencies and pipeline protection into setting up mini and modular refineries..
17 Mar 2021
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has said the integration of artisanal and modular refinery operators into mainstream oil and gas sector promotes the inclusion of more local content...
16 Mar 2021
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo says the integration of artisanal and modular refinery operators into mainstream oil and gas sector will boost local content in the industry.
7 Dec 2020
Tax reliefs and waivers for investors in modular refineries and Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) plant will reduce environmental degradation and boost employment in the country, the Federal Government has said.
25 Nov 2020
President Muhammadu Buhari has said establishment of modular refineries would make petroleum products readily available and eliminate their importation in the country.
8 Jan 2020
The Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Timipre Sylva has disclosed that the modular refinery by Waltersmith located in Imo State, has advanced to a completion stage of over 90 per cent, stressing that the development would improve....
16 Oct 2019
Six modular refineries are to begin operations soon in the country, the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Niger Delta Affairs, Edobor Iyamu, has disclosed.
20 Feb 2018
The Delta state government yesterday said it would introduce three new modular refineries with 30, 000 per day capacity as part of measure to boost refinery and local production of petroleum products in the country.
10 Aug 2017
The youths under the Ijaw Youth Council (IYC) worldwide, also called for the relaxation of the preconditions for getting licences, noting that the terms were capable of taking the establishment of the refineries beyond the reach of Niger Delta people.
30 Jul 2017
Despite having refining capacity that exceeds demand, Nigeria ranks as the third highest importer of petroleum products in Africa, importing over 80 per cent of products it consumes.


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