Nigerian Gas Flare Tracker

Nigerian Gas Flare Tracker
Satellite gas flare tracking from

Nigerian gas flaring estimates digested

Million tonnes of CO2 emitted into the atmosphere contributing to global warming


Useful natural gas valued at

$

Billion was burned by the Nigerian oil and gas industry


Equivalent to fines at the value of

$

Million, many of which are not collected


Thousand GigaWatt hours of potential power generation went to waste


Eqivalent to the annual electricity use of

Million Nigerian citizens


VIIRS source data from NOAA - VNF product data from the EOG at mines.edu

(*) Monthly NNPC figures summed

VIIRS source data from NOAA - VNF product data from the EOG at mines.edu