Benefits of the Pipeline


As a source of lower-cost sustainable fuel for power generation and direct use for industrial and commercial customers, the pipeline fosters an enabling environment for economic development and job creation in the sub-region. Natural gas is considered the cleanest of all fossil fuels
There are numerous benefits to the countries in the region from this project.  These include:

  • A source of  cost-effective, secure, clean and reliable energy for West Africa
  • Provides a foundation to facilitate regional economic growth and development.
  • Proves that economic integration can work for all
  • Provides an infrastructure to stimulate further foreign investment
  • Displaces liquid fuels in power generation and consequently contributes to reduction of emission of green house gases in the region