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Patronise indigenous meter makers, FG tasks DISCOs

The Federal Government has enjoined the nation’s electricity distribution companies to petronise indigenous meter manufacturing companies, thereby ensuring knowledge transfer, conserving foreign exchange and creating jobs in the economy. Speaking…

Lagos warns against tampering with NNPC pipelines

The Lagos State Government has warned against the encroachment on the Right of Way of pipelines belonging to the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC). Speaking during a stakeholders meeting on…

Shell, China Petroleum, seal global agreements

Representatives of China National Petroleum Corporation and Royal Dutch Shell met recently in Beijing to sign global cooperation agreements covering company’s unconventional resources, deepwater, LNG, and upstream and downstream businesses.…

NERC: MYTO ensures tariff increase every June 1

NERC: MYTO ensures tariff increase every June 1

Stories by Obas Esiedesa Senior Reporter, Abuja   Chairman of the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) Dr Sam Amadi, has explained that the Multi-Year Tariff Order (MYTO) is a five…

Angola LNG sells its first condensate cargo

Angola LNG has announced the sale of its first condensate cargo from a plant in Soyo, the facility built to create value from Angola’s offshore gas resources. The first cargo…

Nigeria’s oil drilling activities drop in Q1

Nigeria’s oil drilling activities drop in Q1

Stories by Anayo korie Ag Energy Editor   Drilling activities on the Nigerian oil and gas sector has dropped from 43, recorded six months ago, to 31, a short  fall…

Youth group seeks NERC support over HYPPADEC bill

National Youth Movement for the Creation of Hydroelectric Power Producing Areas Development Commission (HYPPADEC) has called on the National Assembly to pass a law establishing the commission. The youth group,…

EKEDC targets 400mw of embedded electricity

By Anayo Korie Ag. Energy Editor The management Eko Electricity Distribution Company of Nigeria (EKEDC) says it is set to generating about 400 megawatts of embedded electricity by 2015 as…

Aker of Norway wins $300m Petrobras contract

Aker Solutions has won a contract worth over $300 million from Petrobras to supply eight manifolds that alternately inject water and gas to increase oil recovery from Brazil’s deep water…

Qatar leverages on LNG projects

Qatar leverages on LNG projects

Success in the export of liquefied natural gas (LNG) has allowed Qatar to build an extraordinary level of global influence, improve its national security and rise above its neighbours on…

New Zealand announces 2014 block offer

New Zealand’s Minister of Energy and Resources, Simon Bridges, announced the country’s third block offering. Up for grabs is a total of 405,000sq km, including both on and offshore acreage.…

Ghanaian Parliament ratifies deal with CAMAC Energy

CAMAC Energy has confirmed that the Parliament of the Republic of Ghana has ratified the oil deal between the Government of the Republic of Ghana, Camac Energy Ghana Limited, the…

Why FG issued ultimatum to power contractors

Why FG issued ultimatum to power contractors

Stories by Anayo korie Ag Energy Editor   The inability of contractors handling power projects across the nation to deliver within the agreed time frame work has worsened the already…

Akunyili, Balogun, Pistorius top March’s most searched people on Google

Professor Dora Akunyili’s appearance after recuperating has turned out to be the most searched and talked about topic about people in the month of March in Nigeria on Google search…

OPEC meets in Vienna June 11 for oil output review

The Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC), is set to boost output as its second-biggest producer, Iraq, which pumps at a 35-year high and Libya’s government makes progress in talks…

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