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.

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.

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.