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Good news! CNG, piped cooking gas get cheaper in Delhi-NCR - Check latest rates
Sun, Oct 06, 2019
In what comes as a good news, prices of CNG and piped cooking gas have been cut in Delhi and adjoining cities. The latest cut comes after a 12.5 per cent reduction in input natural gas rates, Indraprastha Gas Ltd said.
Big money making idea! Start your own business, earn from day 1, open CNG pump, Electric charging station; do this
Fri, Jul 19, 2019
This company is giving an opportunity to install CNG pump, electric charging station, along with CNG gas production plant under its expansion plan.
CNG price in Delhi, suburbs hiked by nearly Re 1, confirms Indraprastha Gas: Check new rates
Wed, Jul 03, 2019
CNG price in Delhi and its suburbs has been hiked by around Re 1 per kg on Wednesday, in what is the seventh increase in rates in last 15 months. The increase was confirmed by Indraprastha Gas Ltd, the sole supplier of CNG to automobiles in the national capital region, which claimed that this was needed because of "recent changes in transmission tariffs of gas pipeline."
Natural gas vehicles likely to account for 50 pc of total new sales by 2030: Nomura
Thu, May 09, 2019
Natural gas vehicles (NGVs) are likely to account for 50 per cent of sales of new three- and four-wheelers in India by 2030, according to a report by Nomura Research Institute.
CNG and PNG prices hiked by Rs 1.88/kg and Rs 1.51/kg in Mumbai by Mahanagar Gas
Wed, Apr 03, 2019
In a poll season shocker, the Mahanagar Gas Ltd on Wednesday announced sharp hikes in the prices of domestic piped natural gas (PNG) and compressed natural gas (CNG), with effect from midnight.
Change in gas allocation policy key risk to profitability of city gas entities: ICRA
Fri, Mar 22, 2019
With softer gas prices propping up CNG and piped cooking gas consumption, city gas distribution (CGD) entities will continue to see robust margins but any adverse change in the policy of gas allocation is a key risk for the industry's profitability, ratings agency ICRA said.
Govt notifies dual fuel usage for agri, construction vehicles
Wed, Dec 05, 2018
The government Tuesday notified dual-fuel usage for agriculture and construction equipment vehicles in a bid to promote the use of alternative fuels like CNG in tractors, tillers and harvesters.
PM Narendra Modi to launch 10th city gas licensing round on Nov 22
Wed, Nov 14, 2018
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will next week launch the 10th city gas licensing round that will help extend coverage of CNG and piped cooking gas connections to 70 per cent of the population.
Complete ban on use of non-CNG private, commercial vehicles if air quality deteriorates: EPCA
Tue, Nov 13, 2018
The Supreme Court-appointed EPCA on Monday warned that if the air quality in Delhi continues to deteriorate then it would impose a complete ban on the use of non-CNG private as well as commercial vehicles.
50 cities on offer in 10th city gas licensing round
Thu, Nov 08, 2018
Oil regulator PNGRB Thursday put up for bidding 50 cities including Gwalior in Madhya Pradesh, Mysore in Karnataka, Ajmer in Rajasthan and Howrah in West Bengal for grant of licence to retail CNG and piped natural gas.
After fuel, LPG, now CNG gets expensive; Will your taxi, auto ride hit your pocket next?
Tue, Oct 02, 2018
CNG is methane gas stored at high pressure and a form of fuel which is seen as alternative to gasoline (petrol), diesel and even propane/LPG.
CNG price hike in offing as Centre raises natural gas rates by 10%
Fri, Sep 28, 2018
Price paid to most of the domestic producers of natural gas has been hiked to USD 3.36 per million British thermal unit (mmBtu) from October 1, from the current USD 3.06, according to Oil Ministry's Petroleum Planning and Analysis Cell.
Delhi likely get its greener fuel, better than CNG; find out for more
Thu, Sep 06, 2018
The Capital city would soon have a cleaner option for the fuel than the compressed natural gas (CNG). Later this month, the testing for the other alternative- H-CNG (hydrogen-CNG) will begin.
GAIL India gets future ready, to set up battery charging stations for electric vehicles, build solar plants
Tue, Sep 04, 2018
“We have the country’s biggest network of pipelines and gas marketing infrastructure. We want to leverage for emerging business opportunities,” he said. “We want to be future ready.” It is looking at possibilities of setting up battery charging stations for e-vehicles at CNG dispensing stations in a bid to diversify its portfolio beyond gas and petrochemicals.
With 5k new filling stations, 1 cr CNG vehicles on Indian roads by FY25 possible: Report
Thu, May 24, 2018
The estimated one crore CNG vehicles by 2024-25 will include passenger vehicles, three-wheelers and busses, according to the report. "At present, the existing CNG stations in India support around a total of 30 lakh CNG vehicles and we are way below the global standards," NRI Consulting and Solutions Partner Ashim Sharma said.
CNG taxis, autos pose threat, Maharashtra govt set to launch crackdown
Fri, Apr 06, 2018
The Maharashtra government has taken cognizance of the fact that auto rickshaws and taxis are not taking proper care of CNG tanks and have now formed a committee to look into it. The issue is crucial as it concerns the safety of passengers availing these modes of transport.
After 'one paisa' bids fiasco, PNGRB changes bid norms for CNG, PNG retail licence
Wed, Apr 04, 2018
PNGRB has so far held eight rounds of bidding where companies were asked to quote the tariff for pipeline that carries gas within the city limits. This bidding criteria did not include the rate at which an entity would sell CNG to automobiles or piped natural gas to households using the same pipeline network, leading to companies offering one paisa as tariff to win licences.
Pay more from today; CNG, piped cooking gas prices hiked in Delhi, NCR
Mon, Apr 02, 2018
The price of CNG being supplied in Rewari is being increased by 95 paise per kg from Rs 50.67 per kg to Rs 51.62 per kg. Indraprastha Gas Ltd (IGL) will continue to offer a discount of Rs 1.50 per kg in the selling prices of CNG (compressed natural gas) for filling between 12.30 am to 5.30 am at select outlets, the company said in a statement.
Over 60,000 petrol pumps in India, 45% jump in 6 yrs
Wed, Nov 29, 2017
With 60,799 outlets dispensing petrol and diesel at the end of October, India is behind only US and China in number of petrol pumps, data available from Petroleum Planning & Analysis Cell of the Oil Ministry.
FM Arun Jaitley asks states to reduce VAT on petroleum products post GST
Fri, Aug 18, 2017
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley writes to State Chief Ministers to reduce burden of Value Added Tax on Petroleum Products used for manufacturing.