WAGP

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WAGPWest African Gas Pipeline
WAGPWestern Australian General Practice Network
WAGPWe Are God's People
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The Nigerian President added, The economy part of our discussion is mainly energy, making sure that the West African Gas pipeline is made much more efficient.
The move will also supplement gas supplied to its neighbors, Ghana, Togo and Benin, via the frequently sabotaged West African Gas Pipeline (WAGP).
The West African Gas Pipeline Company Limited (WAPCo), a venture consisting mainly of ChevronTexaco, Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Shell and Takoradi Power Company limited owns the largest stake in the company.
The estimated $590 million project will transport natural gas 420 miles (678 kilometers) from Nigeria to customers in Benin, Ghana and Togo and will be built, owned and operated by West African Gas Pipeline Co.
For example, in India, Gupta's struggle against World Bank--imposed health care user fees continues, while in Nigeria organizers challenge multinational oil corporations and potential World Bank support for a proposed West African gas pipeline.
The Minister has also revealed that the Volta River Authority (VRA) officials have met their counterparts in the West African Gas Pipeline Company (WAPCo) and taken the decision of paying $46 million of the dues.
The decision of the Nigerian-based West African Gas Pipeline to halt gas supplies to Ghana is causing another huge power crisis in Ghana, with industries and businesses expected to be the worst affected.
With the West African gas pipeline, opportunities now exist in Togo, Ghana and Cote d'Ivoire, and eventually that pipeline will stretch to Senegal and Gambia.
The birth of the new West African Gas Pipeline involves the construction and operation of a regional high-pressure gas transmission system that will supply natural gas produced in Nigeria to thermal power stations in Benin, Togo and Ghana.
The West African Gas Pipeline (WAGP) project has been on the drawing board for many years but it proved difficult to bring all the companies and countries on board.
The West African Gas Pipeline will fuel an expansion of the environmentally damaging gold mining industry.
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