Deregulating The Refining Business In Nigeria

The issue of deregulation of petrol (PMS) price seems inevitable, as well as the deregulation of the refining business in Nigeria. However, we need...

Investors’ Questions On Mini-Refining Opportunities In Nigeria

The much awaited policy move on petroleum refining in Africa’s biggest economy has come. Decades of dependence on imported refined products has taken a...

Nigeria: The Influence of Fossil Fuel on Democracy

From 1956, when oil was first discovered in commercial quantities at Oloibiri in Bayelsa State, the Nigerian government has earned over $600 billion dollars...

Protecting The Interests Of Parties To A Production Sharing Contract: A Look At Stabilisation...

According to Taverne, the production sharing contract (PSC) is the oldest form of risk contract and has been utilised within the petroleum industry for...

Marginal Field Operators and the March 31st Deadline

In  less  than  a  week  from  now, a  new  future  may  be  unfurled  for  indigenous operators in the Nigerian upstream sector. That  future  will ...

Growth Of Indigenous Technology In The Petroleum Sector In Nigeria

Technology can have a substantial impact on an industry’s performance. Consider the effect of genetic engineering on pharmaceuticals, of transistors on telecommunications and of...

The Investment Case for Mini-Grids & Off-Grids in Africa

Since the mid-1990s, external finance to Africa’s power sector has averaged only around US$600m per year of public assistance, plus a similar volume of...

Overview of the Nigerian Oil and Gas Industry Content Development Act 2010

It has been four years since the Nigerian Oil and Gas Industry Content Development Act 2010 was enacted into law. This piece looks at...

The shale gas revolution & implications for OPEC member states

The existence of shale gas reserves (known as one of the unconventional gas resources) has been known for several decades, but its production had...

Government’s Transformation Agenda: Fixing PPMC Supply/Distribution Network

The Government’s Transformation Agenda, instituted by the President, Dr Goodluck Ebele Jonathan to cover the period 2011 – 2015 is anchored on Nigeria’s long-term...

SUBSCRIBE TO LATEST ENERGY NEWS

Read the latest energy industry news and researched articles
for oil and gas, power generation, renewable energy, events and more...