Nigeria’s pioneering gas flaring plan risks going down in flames

Investing.com | Sep 30, 2020 at 2:00 AM
  • Jonah Gbemre often has no electricity, but he says his home is permanently lit at night by the flames of waste gas being “flared” near his home town in Nigeria’s Delta State.
  • And even as state oil company NNPC and the Ministry of Petroleum announced plans to expand demand for fuels made from gas, such as liquefied petroleum gas (LPG), DPR and a national oil company subsidiary have also added fees to it.
  • Such issues make it tougher for those hoping to make money from flared gas to find buyers.