Posts Tagged “Ethanol”

Research into alternative energy instead of oil – Onuesoke tells FG

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Research into alternative energy instead of oil – Onuesoke tells FG

August 21, 2016 by Timipreye Igali-Ebiyeo Originally published on Today. A chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party in Delta State, Chief Sunny Onuesoke, has advised the Federal Government to intensify research into alternative energy instead of spending funds on the search for oil in the northern part of the country. Giving the advice while reacting to…

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NNPC, Benue collaborate on ethanol project

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NNPC, Benue collaborate on ethanol project

August 17, 2016 by Editor Originally published on Guardian The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) and the Benue State Government (BNSG) have reinvigorated their collaboration on the Ethanol project, which is geared towards production of biofuels for energy sufficiency. The Group Managing Director of the NNPC, Dr. Maikaniti Baru made this known while receiving a…

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Sugar industry can generate 400MW of electricity for Nigeria – NSDC

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Sugar industry can generate 400MW of electricity for Nigeria – NSDC

July 31, 2016 by Francis Iloani Arinze and Oluwafemi David Originally published on Daily Trust. Mr Samuel Kwabe is the acting executive secretary of the Nigerian Sugar Development Council (NSDC). In this interview he said the sugar industry is playing a key role in President Muhammadu Buhari’s efforts at diversifying the economy. He also revealed…

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NNPC To Set Up $300m Biofuel Plant In Benue

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NNPC To Set Up $300m Biofuel Plant In Benue

July 19, 2016 by NAN Originally published on Leadership. The Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) says plans are underway to set up a renewable energy plant that will use agro products to generate energy. Its Group General Manager in charge of Renewable Energy Division, Mr Rabiu Suleiman, stated this on Tuesday in Makurdi during a…

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