Tag Archives: refinery

EIA report for Integrated Oil refinery underway

The project officer of the 20,000 barrels per day modular refinery being planned by Integrated Oil and Gas Limited, Mr. Tayo Ogunbanjo, has said that the Environment Impact Assessment (EIA) report for the project will be ready soon, ThisDay reports. This followed the recent successful environmental screening meeting between the Environment Unit of the Department of Petroleum…
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Refineries to begin operations April – NNPC

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has said Nigeria’s refineries would resume refining crude oil for local consumption within the month of April to help address the current fuel scarcity, Daily Trust reports. While speaking to reporters after inspecting some petrol stations in Abuja Sunday, the Group Executive Director/ Chief Operating Officer (COO), NNPC (Downstream),…
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Private firms to add 1.4mbpd to Nigeria’s refining capacity

The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) has said that licensed private refineries in the country have proposed combined refining capacity of 1,429,000 barrels of crude oil per day, while stressing that it has not withdrawn the license of any private refinery in the country, ThisDayreports. DPR stated that there were currently 25 private refinery licenses…
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FG tells 23 modular refineries licensees to give status reports

The Federal Government has summoned 23 companies licensed to establish (LTE) Modular Refineries, to  report on progress made so far, BusinessDay reports. The status report, according  to a source close to the Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) wouldenable it make informed decisions on the companies and determine how to encourage this group of investors. Currently there…
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