Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) of the Proposed Otakikpo Marginal Field Development Project, Andoni Local Government Area, Rivers State by Green Energy International Limited (GEIL)

Public Notice

Federal Ministry of Environment

Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) of the Proposed Otakikpo Marginal Field Development Project, Andoni Local Government Area, Rivers State by Green Energy International Limited (GEIL)

In accordance with the Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) Act Cap E12 LFN 2004, which makes it mandatory for proponents of all new major development activities to carry our Environmental Impact Assessment on their proposed projects, the Federal Ministry of Environment hereby announces a Twenty-One (21) Working Days Public Notice for information and comments on the Draft EIA Report submitted by Green Energy International Limited (GEIL).

Project Description

The proposed project will involve the work-over and completion of Wells 2 & 3 for oil and associated gas production; construction and installation of Early Production Facility (EPF); drilling of 7 new wells; installation of Flowlines to a new Flowstation; installation of modular power plant and other associated facilities. The expected lifespan is given as 25 years.

The Display Centres are:

(i)      Rivers State Ministry of Environment, State Secretariat, Port Harcourt.

(ii)     Headquarters of Andoni Local Government Area, Ngo, Rivers State.

(iii)    Federal Ministry of Environment, Federal Secretariat, Rivers State

(iv)    Federal Ministry of Environment Library, Conservation (Green) Building, Plot 444 Aguiyilronsi Way, Maitama, Abuja-FCT.

(v)     Federal Ministry of Environment, Environment House, Central Business District, Abuja-FCT.

Duration of Display:

Date: 27th May to 25th June, 2015

Time: 8:00am-4:00pm Daily.

All comments received should be forwarded to the Permanent Secretary, Federal Ministry of Environment on or before 2nd July, 2015.

 

Signed:

Permanent Secretary

For: Honourable Minister