Tag: Energy

NNPC/SNEPCo Cradle-to-Career scholarship beneficiaries hit 375
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NNPC/SNEPCo Cradle-to-Career scholarship beneficiaries hit 375

NNPC tower Another 108 Nigerians have been awarded full secondary education scholarship under the NNPC/SNEPCo National Cradle-to-Career (NC2C) Scholarship scheme launched in 2014, bringing the total number of beneficiaries in the last four years to 375. The scholarship, administered by Shell Nigeria Exploration and Production Company (SNEPCo), offers full boarding […]

Major oil marketers to address petroleum downstream accidents
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Major oil marketers to address petroleum downstream accidents

Executive Secretary, Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board, Simbi Wabote (left); Senator Ita Giwa; King of Ochia Autonomous Community, Eze Ekwueme Ekwueme; Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr. Emmanuel Kachikwu; Refinery Project Manager for Lambert,  Mr. Mohamad Chit; Chief Operating Officer,Gas & Power, Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation Saidu Mohammed, and […]

Association seeks opening of closed gas plan
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Association seeks opening of closed gas plan

Second coming company during an inferno in January 2018. PHOTO: NAN The Nigerian Association of Liquefied Petroleum Gas Marketers (NALPGAM) has expressed worry over the prolonged and continuous closure of Second Coming Gas plant by the Lagos State Government. The association, according to its Executive Secretary, Mr. Bassey Essien, is […]

Schneider Electric takes clean energy to rural communities
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Schneider Electric takes clean energy to rural communities

Schneider Schneider Electric, a global specialist in energy management and automation, restated its resolve to taking clean energy to some of Nigeria’s most rural areas This move, which complements its provision of high quality electrical appliances to Nigerians, is aimed at empowering more Nigerians, especially those not connected to the […]

Boost for Nigerian content agenda as stakeholders collaborate to build vessels
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Boost for Nigerian content agenda as stakeholders collaborate to build vessels

Simbi Kesiye Wabote. PHOTO: SweetCrudeRepors As more stakeholders in the country’s oil/gas and maritime space continue to leverage critical partnerships to develop vessels, the country’s local content programme championed by the Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB) appears to be gathering momentum. Collaborations have been identified as particularly effective […]

Consumer groups worry over state of DisCos
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Consumer groups worry over state of DisCos

Distribution companies (Discos) Consumer groups in the country’s power sector have expressed worry over the state of the power distribution companies (DisCos) in recent years.Commenting on the state of Nigeria’s power sector and the arguments being put forward by DisCos, the President, Consumer Rights Advancement Organisation (CRADO), Chief Deolu Ogunbanjo, […]

NERC working on alternative energy sources to boost power generation – Chairman
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NERC working on alternative energy sources to boost power generation – Chairman

Distribution companies (Discos) The Nigeria Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC), says it is working on alternative energy sources to boost power supply in the country.Its Chairman, Prof. James Momoh made the disclosure in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Igarra, Edo. “We are working on other options […]

Nigeria now haven for ‘dirty fuels’ as regulations fail
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Nigeria now haven for ‘dirty fuels’ as regulations fail

Petrol Failure on the part of industry regulators in Nigeria has relegated Nigeria to the background among the comity of nations, thus making it a destination for dirty fuels. Petroleum products that are not accepted in other parts of the globe including most African nations, have continued to flood the […]

Kachikwu joins others to address energy infrastructure deficiency
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Kachikwu joins others to address energy infrastructure deficiency

Emmanuel Ibe Kachikwu. PHOTO: Kiyoshi Ota/Bloomberg Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr. Ibe Kachikwu, will join other speakers to address energy infrastructure deficiency in Sub-Sahara Africa at the Africa oil and gas summit scheduled to hold next month in Nairobi, Kenya. Convener of the summit, Oladeji Olawale, who spoke […]

Seventh edition of Power Nigeria Conference set for September
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Seventh edition of Power Nigeria Conference set for September

The seventh edition of Power Nigeria Exhibition and Conference is set to attract all stakeholders in the power market value chain, from decision makers and business leaders to experts and trade professionals. The stakeholders will gather to deliberate on the latest trends and progression within the country’s electricity sector. It […]

DisCos’ debts to NBET, market operator hit N103 billion
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DisCos’ debts to NBET, market operator hit N103 billion

Distribution companies (Discos) The Electricity Distribution Companies (Discos) in Nigeria are indebted to the Nigerian Bulk Electricity Trader (NBET), and Market Operator (MO) to the tune of N103billion, according to the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission recent (NERC) report released this week. DisCos were issued an invoice totalling N147billion for energy […]