Reps question Chevron’s $15,000 gas flaring claims for 2016

An ad-hoc committee of the House of Representatives investigating revenue leakages in the oil and gas sector from January 2016 to January 2017, last...

HYPREP begins selection of firms for Ogoniland oil spill cleanup

The Hydrocarbon Pollution Remediation Project (HYPREP) yesterday, disclosed that it has commenced the selection process for companies that would be involved in the cleanup...

Gas flaring rises by 27% in August – NNPC report

The volume of natural gas flared by oil and gas companies in the country has hit its highest level in more than a year,...

‘Substantial scope’ to increase global renewable energy ambitions – IRENA

Countries have an opportunity to significantly increase renewable energy ambition within Nationally Determined Contributions (NDCs), and to accelerate its deployment in line with climate...

HOSTCON urges FG to release N98b penalty for gas flaring

The Host Communities of Nigeria Producing Oil and Gas (HOSTCON), have called on the federal government to release the N98 billion gas flaring penalty...

FG to launch 1st African sovereign green bond for renewables in Dec – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has said the Federal Government (FG) will launch the first African Sovereign Green Bond in December 2017, to finance renewable energy...

Shell sued in UK over alleged $3.6b compensation to oil spill victims

Oil spill victims under the aegis of Oil Spill Victims Vanguard (OSPIVV) have initiated a lawsuit in the United Kingdom against Shell Nigeria Exploration...

Oldang introduces solar-powered “Keke” tricycles into Nigerian market

The tax waiver policy for manufacturers of renewable energy components got its first beneficiary yesterday when an indigenous company flagged off the sales of...

FG to introduce solar-powered “Keke” tricycles soon – Amaechi

The Federal Government on Thursday announced that it would introduce solar-powered tricycles, popularly known as Keke, in order to gradually phase out petrol engine...

Nigeria’s gas flare rate now at 12 per cent – NNPC

The Gas flare rate in Nigeria stands at 12.00 per cent, the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) Monthly Financial and Operations Report for August...

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