Nigeria Moving Closer To Full Utilisation Of Gas Potential – Buhari
President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday said that Nigeria has moved a step closer to the nation’s dream of full utilization of its abundant gas potential.
The president said this during the inauguration of the Integrated Gas Handling Facility and LPG Processing and Dispensing Plants built and operated by the Nigerian Petroleum Development Company (NPDC) in Oredo, Edo State. Nigerian Petroleum Development Company an upstream subsidiary of NNPC
The President’s Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, in a quoted President as say that the Oredo Integrated Gas Handling Facility and its associated NGLs depot will be delivering 240,000 metric tons of commercial grades Liquefied Petroleum Gas and Propane. The facility would also deliver about 205 million standard cubic feet per day of lean gas to the domestic market, he added.
“In addition to its import substitution benefits that brings us a step closer to self-sufficiency in LPG production and also supporting the growth of small and medium enterprises in the host communities, this project will create hundreds of direct and indirect employment opportunities for our teeming youths (both skilled and unskilled).
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