CNG more harmful for environment than diesel: Gujarat govt to High Court

CNG more harmful for environment than diesel: Gujarat govt to High Court

Citing an expert committee report on fuels, the state government today told the Gujarat High Court that CNG will prove more harmful to the environment than diesel "as CNG engines emit more greenhouse gases than diesel".

List of CNG stations in Delhi by IGL

List of CNG stations in Delhi by IGL

Zee Media Bureau

New Delhi: Compresed Natural Gas (CNG) are greener source of fuel as well as they also promise better fuel economy for your car.

If you have a CNG car, here are list of stations run by Indra Prastha Gas Limited (IGL) in Delhi.

Delhi's killer air: Better public transportation a solution

Delhi's killer air: Better public transportation a solution

There is no doubt that the killer air is causing a slow poisoning of India's capital. Nevertheless, the quick fix solution to pollution is not dilution. There is no doubt that New Delhi needs to reduce its air pollution but to an analytical mind the odds that the 'odd-even' vehicle rationing system unilaterally imposed by Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal may not bring about the desired results in quantitatively controlling air pollution.

CNG price cut by 80 paise/kg, PNG 70 paise/unit in Delhi

CNG price cut by 80 paise/kg, PNG 70 paise/unit in Delhi

CNG price in the national capital was Thursday cut by 80 paise per kg and piped cooking gas (PNG) by 70 paise per unit following an 18 percent reduction in natural gas prices.

High Court orders Ola to run only CNG cabs in Delhi

The Delhi High Court on Thursday said Ola cabs, an app-based taxi service, can run only on Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) fuel in the national capital.

CNG-run vehicles emit dangerous nanocarbon: CSIR study

The compressed natural gas (CNG)-run buses are harmful for humans as they emit "nanocarbon" particles which can cause cancer, according to a study conducted by Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR).

CNG-run vehicles emit dangerous nanocarbon, can cause cancer: CSIR study

The compressed natural gas (CNG)-run buses are harmful for humans as they emit "nanocarbon" particles which can cause cancer, according to a study conducted by Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR). 

Agartala turning eco-friendly

To turn Tripura's capital into a green city, efforts are on to run vehicles by compressed natural gas (CNG) and supply piped natural gas (PNG) to households.

Pakistan orders Islamabad shops to close early to save energy

 After ordering summer dress code and switching off air-conditioners in offices, the Pakistani government has reintroduced a plan to beat the energy crisis in Islamabad - shops and restaurants must close earlier.

Indraprastha Gas to cut CNG price in NCR

The new rates are as per the formula approved by the government in October last year.

Study fuels hope for compressed natural gas cars

Researchers have identified new materials that may be able to store compressed natural gas (CNG) at low pressure and at room temperature, paving the way for tanks that are lighter and fit cars better.

Study fuels hope for compressed natural gas cars

Researchers have identified new materials that may be able to store compressed natural gas (CNG) at low pressure and at room temperature, paving the way for tanks that are lighter and fit cars better.

Jalandhar to get CNG in 12-18 months

After Delhi, Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) supplies to automobiles and piped cooking gas for households will commence in Jalandhar in the next 18 months.

PCMC should grant subsidy to auto-rickshaw drivers: Pawar

Deputy chief minister Ajit Pawar said that the Pimpri Chinchwad Municipal Corporation (PCMC) should provide subsidy for installing Compressed Natural gas (CNG) kits in auto-rickshaws.

Rs 3 CNG hike, piped gas slab change to upset home budget

Mahanagar Gas Limited has increased the price of CNG or compressed natural gas with immediate effect. Also, the utility slabs for piped natural gas or PNG have been reduced.

GSPC hikes CNG prices by Rs3 to all-time high

GSPC Gas, a part of the state-owned Gujarat State Petroleum Corporation (GSPC), has revised prices of CNG, which is used by vehicles, from Rs63.30 per kg to Rs66.30.

CNG pipeline leaks, no injuries

A major leakage of Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) was reported from an underground CNG pipeline in Empire Estate Colony, Chinchwad off Mumbai-Pune highway.

Narendra Kumar takes over as IGL Managing Director

Narendra Kumar has taken over as Managing Director of Indraprastha Gas Ltd (IGL), the sole supplier of Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) and Piped Natural Gas (PNG) in the national capital region.

CNG demand rises 15% in 2011-12; Delhi, Gujarat drive growth

India's CNG consumption has risen by more than 15 percent in 2011-12 on back of strong demand in Gujarat and the national capital.

Essar Oil, GSPC tie-up to commission CNG facility

Essar Oil and state-run Gujarat State Petroleum Corporation (GSPC) would commission a Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) facility at Botad in Bhavnagar, a statement issued by Essar Oil said.