|Gas Flaring - Disposing of natural gas keeps prices high|
But what is more surprising than the eye-popping economic loss is the fact that so much gas is wasted despite the country’s rampant energy poverty.
The entire Nigerian population uses little more grid power than the area immediately surrounding Tokyo’s Narita airport.
See Aminu Hassan and Reza Kouhy (2013) Gas flaring in Nigeria: analysis of changes in its consequent carbon emission and reporting, Accounting Forum 37 (2).
Gas Flaring: The Burning Issue