Chief Executive Officer, Seplat Energy Plc, Roger Brown, has said that the company was committed to the aspirations of Nigeria and would continue to invest more in gas developmental projects.
Brown, represented by Mr Effiong Okon, Executive Director of Operations, speaking at the 2021 Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE) Nigeria Annual International Conference and Exhibition (NAICE) on Tuesday in Lagos, however, commended the government for initiating projects and programmes to boost gas development in Nigeria.
He said the programmes included the National Gas Expansion Programme, National Gas Transportation Network Code and Nigeria Gas Flare Commercialisation Programme.
According to him, the construction of infrastructures such as the NLNG Train 7 Project, Ajaokuta- Kaduna-Kano (AKK) and the Obiafu-Obrikon-Oben (OB3) pipelines will help deepen gas utilisation in Nigeria.
Brown said Seplat would continue to make investments to support the vision of the government, adding that the company was currently supplying 30 per cent of gas to the electricity sector.