Public Display Exercise on the Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) of the Proposed 500MW Gas Fired Power Plant at Ajaokuta Local Government Area, Kogi State by Turbine Drives Limited

Public Notice

Federal Ministry of Environment 

Public Display Exercise on the Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) of the Proposed 500MW Gas Fired Power Plant at Ajaokuta Local Government Area, Kogi State by Turbine Drives Limited

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 out Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) for their proposed projects, the Federal Ministry of Environment hereby announces Twenty-One (21) working days Public Notice for information and comments on the Draft EIA Report submitted by Turbine Drives Limited.

The Display Centers are:-

  • Headquarters Ajaokuta Local Government Area, Egayin, Kogi State.
  • Kogi State Ministry of Environment, Lokoja.
  • Federal Ministry of Environment Office, Lokoja, Kogi State.
  • Federal Ministry of Environment, Environment House, Central Business District, Abuja, F.C.T.
  • Federal Ministry of Environment, Conservation (Green) Building, Plot 444 Aguiyi Ironsi Way, Maitama, Abuja, F.C.T.

Project Description:-

The proposed project activities will involve the installation of 500Mw Simple Cycle Gas Turbine (SCGT) Power Station and ether ancillary facilities on at twenty-four (24) hectares of land and a ROW of about 3.2Km for the Transmission line to the existing Geregu Power Plant. The project is located at Ofunene Village, Ajaokuta Local Government Area, Kogi State.

Duration of Display:

Date: 10th July, 2015 – 7th August, 2015

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

All comments received should be forwarded to the Honourable Minister, Federal Ministry of Environment on or before 6th August, 2015.

 Signed:

Permanent Secretary

For: Honourable Minister