NNPC collaborates with Usmanu Danfodiyo University to develop energy conversion, storage system

…Project’s details not known yet …Energy experts seek more credible gown-town partnership   Ben Eguzozie, in Port Harcourt   The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) is to collaborate with the Usmanu Danfodiyo University (UDU), Sokoto, to develop an energy inter-conversion and storage system which would serve as catalyst for Nigeria’s economic development and transformation.   […]

NLNG’s $7bn Train 7 faces headwinds over alleged non-compliance with Bonny Kingdom, core host’s local content

…BKLCCC accuses gas company of neglect of its contractors …But NLNG says it considers core host as trusted partner   Ben Eguzozie, in Port Harcourt   Nigeria’s foremost gas liquefaction company’s (NLNG) incoming $7 billion Train 7, which is the country’s boldest effort in gas business in nearly a decade, faces headwinds over alleged non-compliance […]

European refiners jostle for Nigeria’s Egina oil over high yields

Nigeria’s newest export crude, the medium sweet Egina, is proving popular with European refiners due to its high distillate yields, as output from the Total-operated field nears its full capacity of 208,000 barrels of crude oil per day. The Egina deepwater field, which was developed at the cost of $16 billion by French oil giant, […]