The Gas Department works with other organ ns of government with interest in gas to formulate and supervise policies towards the development, exploitation of gas and its derivable in the country
ACTIVITIES/FUNCTION OF GAS DEPARTMENT
The activities and functions of the Gas Department are as follows:
i.Evaluate, review and implement the Gas Master Plan;
ii.Overseeing Nigeria Liquefied Natural Gas Limited, NLNG, West African Gas Pipeline, WAGP Project, Trans-Sahara Gas Pipeline Project, Nigeria–Cameroon Joint Hydrocarbon Development Commission; Oil and Gas Free Trade Zone Authority, Gas Exporting Forum (GECF), German-African Energy Forum.
iii.Conduct Consultancy Services on Survey of Oil and Gas Production and Utilization in Nigeria and organized Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) Policy Framework Development;
iv. Maintain constant surveillance over indices relevant to gas pricing, announce the annual Domestic Demand Requirement, allocate Domestic Gas Supply obligation to every licensed person and fixing of the aggregate price in collaboration with DPR and domestic Gas Obligation Company