NNPC records 34% reduction in pipeline vandalism for April

State oil company, NNPC said spates of pipeline vandalism reduced by 34.29 percent in April.

A statement issued in Abuja by the corporation’s Group General Manager, Group Public Affairs Division, Kennie Obateru said April’s pipeline reduction was from 70 recorded in March 2021 to 46 in April.

A breakdown showed that Port Harcourt area accounted for 54 percent, while Mosimi accounted for 46 percent of the vandalised points.

In the gas sector, a total of 209.27 billion cubic feet of natural gas was produced in the month under review, translating to an average daily production of 6,975.72 million standard cubic feet per day.

For the period of April 2020 to April 2021, a total of 2,902.52bcf of gas was produced, representing an average daily production of 7,369.76mmscfd during the period.

Period-to-date production from Joint Ventures, Production Sharing Contracts and NPDC contributed about 62.07 per cent, 19.95 per cent and 17.98 per cent respectively to the total national gas production.

In terms of natural gas off-take, commercialisation and utilisation, out of the 206.40bcf supplied in April 2021, a total of 126.83bcf of gas was commercialised consisting of 42.92bcf and 83.91bcf for the domestic and export markets respectively.

Click on the link below for full reports

Source: SweetCrudeReports

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.