All About LPG

There are considerable benefits from developing a strong and vibrant domestic LPG industry with advantages for the country as a whole and for the people

 

All about Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG)

Liquefied petroleum gas, also called LPG or simply a mixture of propane and butane, is a flammable hydrocarbon gas used as a fuel.

LPG Benefits for the People

  • Relieves severe health damages from wood burning for cooking in enclosed spaces, common throughout Nigeria, even in urban areas.
  • Eliminates health and safety hazards associated with kerosene cooking stoves
  • Safe and efficient energy is made available to all citizens, including rural areas, at reduced cost and risk
  • Brings the benefits of gas to the people
  • A sign of growth, development and civilization for rural communities

LPG Benefits for the Nation

  • Relieves pressure on imports of petroleum products and the huge resources needed for subsidies of kerosene
  • A large competitive new industry with significant economic growth
  • Extra income generator for the country and the Government
  • Strengthens small and medium scale industries and generates increased employment
  • Allows recovery of environment, saves our resources and ensures clean and safe environment for healthy living

There are considerable benefits from developing a strong and vibrant domestic LPG industry with advantages for the country as a whole and for the people:

LPG Health benefits:

  • It will relieve the severe health damages from wood burning for cooking in enclosed spaces, which is common throughout Nigeria, even in urban areas, and from kerosene burning
  • Energy for all the people: LPG will enable energy to be made available to all citizens, including in rural areas
  • LPG can be used off-grid, which means that it can bring energy (and gas) to communities that are not connected to natural gas or electricity networks
  • LPG can grow the gas consuming community in total, who may later be converted to natural gas consumption
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