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Deepak Khilnani Chairman at Cummins Cogeneration Limited and CEO at Powergas Africa Limited >Follow him on Linkedin<

SOVENTIX Partners Gentec EPC on Solar Hybrid Projects SOVENTIX, a German solar developer, is partnering Cummins gas generators distributor, Gentec EPC and key Nigerian energy industry player to deliver solar energy solutions to Nigerians. The marriage which led to the birth of SOVENTIX Hybrid Limited is set to develop solar projects across Nigeria to the benefits of homes and businesses.

​Powergas wins CNG award Powergas, a Compressed Natural Gas, (CNG) producer and distributor, has received the prestigious “Best Compressed & Liquefied Natural Gas Production Company” of the Year in 2016 from the Institute for Government Research Leadership Technology, (IGRLT). IGRLT recognised the company as the pioneer in the off pipeline gas distribution network in Nigeria, with both gas compression and distribution capabilities.

​Deepak Khilnani launches innovative gas storage solution Speaking on the Nigerian power situation, Mr. Deepak Khilnani, CEO of Powergas Africa, stated “Powergas continues to innovate in the challenging market environment. We see huge potential in gas storage for customers who are both connected to pipeline as a standby offering as well for stranded customers who can use CNG for continuous operations.”

​Powergas: Best CNG & LNG company of the Year in Nigeria “The IGRLT recognised Powergas as the pioneer in the off-pipeline gas distribution network in Nigeria, with both gas compression and distribution capabilities and commended them for continued investment in the industry. Powergas is not only the largest but also the fastest growing CNG supplier in Nigeria, having doubled its client base in the past year”, a statement from the firm read in part.


Reduction in retail price of gas to industry would foster significant industrial growth DEEPAK KHILNANI, CEO of Power Gas Limited, Africa’s largest compressed natural gas producer and distributor in this interview with KELECHI EWUZIE, explains the aspiration behind the new strategy ‘off-pipeline gas distribution’ and how the company hopes to provide CNG to clients where piped natural gas (PNG) is unavailable. He also shared his thoughts concerning issues…

Cummins Cogeneration and WUTA Energy Sign Agreement to Supply 300MW of Power Cummins Cogeneration Limited (CCL), headed up by Mr. Deepak Khilnani and WUTA Energy are set to commence a 140MW gas-fired power plant in the Western region. Based in Beyin, the plant is the first phase of a 300MW Power Purchase Agreement to supply energy to the Ghanaian Grid, and once complete, it will be the largest gas engine power project in sub-Sahara Africa...


LARGEST GAS ENGINE POWER PLANT IN SUB-SAHARAN AFRICA TO BE BUILT IN GHANA Cummins Cogeneration Limited (CCL) and WUTA Energy have finally sealed a deal to commence the development of a 140MW gas-fired power plant in the Western region of the country. Mr. Khilnani assured that the company had made substantial arrangements in the local content policy. "We want to utilize the energy and talent of local Ghanaians to make this project a social benefit, as well as an economic success. We firmly


Mr. Deepak Khilnani also applauded the recent efforts & policy implementation of the Federal Government of Nigeria (FGN) in the Power & Energy Sector, especially the giant strides that have been taken in the Gas-to-Power Sector. He emphasized that the future of a resource-rich, high populous and power-deficit economy like Nigeria remains in the adoption of Domestic Natural Gas as a source of Fuel for Power Generation. This will decrease the pressure on the economy from Dollar-based Fuel Imports,


Mr. Deepak Khilnani reiterated the company’s deep commitment to ethical standards and professionalism, which has brought Powergas Africa naturally into the clean and renewable energy segment.The goal of Powergas is to ensure that as many industries as possible adopt CNG as a major source of power generation and ultimately drive increased production activities in the economy...

Nigeria Wastes Much Of Its Natural Gas –Khilnani When you talk about clean energy in Nigeria, we are the pioneers of the business. We first came into Nigeria in the late 90s and started to develop the utilisation of gas. As you know, Nigeria has natural gas in abundance. Unfortunately, much of it is flared and wasted. This is not only a waste of money, but also a great damage to the environment...

Natural Gas: Preferential energy source for industries’ power generation Of a truth, Powergas was the pioneer in the Nigerian Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) market, delivering an innovative ‘gas on wheels’ solution to customers across the country. CNG is a popular alternative fuel source to diesel globally as it is easy and safe to transport directly to remote areas via high pressure skids.

Cummins, Sapele Power plan 300MW plant The Chairman, Cummins Cogeneration Limited, Mr. Deepak Khilnani, said the pact was part of the company’s plans to build one of Africa’s largest gas-fired power plants of 300 megawatts capacity.

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