Category: Energy/Power

DPR denial allegations of non-remittance by oil coys

The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) has assured  the country that it’s equal to the task in discharging its responsibility as the regulator of the oil and gas industry in spite of the calls in some quarters that the agency should streamline its operations. A statement by Mr Paul Osu, the Head, Public Affairs of…

Stop locating gas plants in fuel stations, marketers urge DPR

……… It’s illegal to build LPG skid plant inside filling stations The Nigerian Association of Liquefied Petroleum Gas Marketers (NALPGAM) has urged Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) to stop approving locating of Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) plants in fuel stations. Mr Nosakhare Ogieva-Okunbor, President of NALPGAM, told newsmen on Tuesday in Lagos that installing `ad-on…

marketers urge DPR to stop approving gas plants in fuel stations

The Nigerian Association of Liquefied Petroleum Gas Marketers (NALPGAM) has urged Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) to stop approving locations of Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) plants in fuel stations. Mr Nosakhare Ogieva-Okunbor, President of NALPGAM, told newsmen on Monday in Lagos that installing `ad-on skid gas plant’ in fuel stations was dangerous Ogieva-Okunbor urged DPR…

OPL 245: Disclose that Eni, Shell were aware of corruption, says Italy judge

An Italian judge on Monday averred that oil groups Eni and Royal Dutch Shell were fully aware that their 2011 purchase of a Nigerian oilfield would result in corrupt payments to Nigerian politicians and officials. Italy’s Eni and Shell bought the OPL 245 offshore field for about $1.3 billion in a deal that that has…