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Shell moves to double gas production

21 May 2012, 16:14

Abuja -  Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC), is to double its current gas production and supply which stands at 250 million metric standard cubic feet (mmscuf) per day to about 510mmscuf per day, reports ThisDay

The development is on the heels of assurance by the Minister of Petroleum Resources, Mrs. Diezani Alison-Madueke that the drive to ensure adequate gas supply to thermal power plants in the country.

Managing Director of SPDC, Mr. Mutiu Sunmonu, who made the disclosure, said the move was in support of government’s emergency gas supply plan for Nigeria’s power sector.

See details: ThisDay


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