27/01/2015 - Press release
Total E&P Nigeria Ltd boosts gas delivery to Alaoji Power Plant
Total E&P Nigeria Ltd announces that a section of its Northern Option Pipeline (NOPL) from km 38 (at Obigbo) to Km 50 (at Imo River), was completed on Monday, January 12, 2015 and is now ready for gas inflow to the National Integrated Power Plant (NIPP) at Alaoji along the Imo River in Abia State.
“This milestone will help bring to reality, the Federal Government’s aspiration of improved electric power supply in Nigeria and demonstrates Total’s commitment to meeting its promises to deliver Better Energy” said Elisabeth Proust, Managing Director of Total E&P Nigeria Ltd.
The NOPL is a 24 inch wide, 50 km long pipeline under construction by Total E&P Nigeria Ltd on behalf of the NNPC/TEPNG Joint Venture. When completed later this year, the project will deliver 100 million cubic feet of gas per day to this strategic power plant.