IGL reduces CNG price by Rs 1.90 per kg in Delhi; Rs 2.15 per kg in Noida, Greater Noida, Ghaziabad

Indraprashta Gas Limited (IGL) on Wednesday reduced the price of Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) in Delhi-NCR. The consumer price of CNG has been recuded by Rs 1.90 per kg in Delhi and Rs 2.15 per kg in Noida, Greater Noida and Ghaziabad in Uttar Pradesh. The new consumer price of CNG in Delhi is now Rs 45.20 per kg and Rs 51.35 per kg in Noida, Greater Noida and Ghaziabad. The reduced price will come into effect from 6.00 AM on October 3 (Thursday).

Oct 02, 2019, 21:12 PM IST

CNG produced from mutton, fish waste will run buses soon, says Nitin Gadkari

Reiterating the government's stand of replacing fossil fuels with alternative sources of energy, Union Minister for Road Transport and Highways Nitin Gadkari on Monday said that buses will soon run on Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) produced by processing stubble and food waste.

Sep 23, 2019, 17:13 PM IST

Maruti launches CNG variant of Next Gen Ertiga at Rs 8.87 lakh

The Maruti Ertiga CNG will be available for customers in VXI variant, offering mileage of 26.20 km/kg.

Jul 29, 2019, 12:28 PM IST

CNG, piped cooking gas prices to go up as natural gas prices to rise by 10%

Natural gas prices are set every six months - on April 1 and October 1 every year - based on average rates in gas-surplus nations such as the US, Russia and Canada.

Mar 29, 2019, 18:01 PM IST

Maruti Suzuki clocks 5 lakh sales of CNG cars

WagonR is the best-selling car in Maruti Suzuki's fleet which come with CNG as an option.

Dec 10, 2018, 13:53 PM IST

PM to launch 10th city gas licensing round on November 22

Modi through video conferencing will lay the foundation stones for 62 GAs during a function on November 22, Petroleum and Natural Gas Regulatory Board (PNGRB) Chairman said.

Nov 15, 2018, 14:00 PM IST

Fire breaks out as CNG gas cylinder explodes in Thane's Indira Nagar, 6 injured

At least six persons were injured in the incident.

Oct 06, 2018, 22:44 PM IST

No permits needed anymore for electric vehicles, CNG cars: Gadkari

In a big push towards cars running on alternate fuel, the pain of applying for permits and renewing them has been done away with.

Sep 07, 2018, 08:59 AM IST

CNG, piped cooking gas prices hiked in Delhi

CNG price was on Saturday hiked by 63 paise per kg and piped cooking gas rates by Rs 1.11 in the national capital following a record fall in the Indian rupee against the US dollar, Indraprastha Gas Ltd said.

Sep 02, 2018, 07:05 AM IST

Soaring fuel prices increase demand for CNG vehicles across NCR

Car showrooms and second-hand car dealers have been getting as many queries for CNG vehicles now as they had been during odd-even rule.

May 29, 2018, 12:41 PM IST

India opens biggest city gas licensing round

The round is likely to attract an investment of Rs 70,000 crore, a PNGRB presentation made at the roadshow said.

May 08, 2018, 17:37 PM IST

CNG stations in Islamabad to remain shut for 10 hours a day

The sale of CNG as fuel has been barred in Islamabad for 10 hours a day from Thursday onwards for the next two months.

Dec 28, 2017, 14:39 PM IST

Delhi pollution: Convert all commercial vehicles plying at airport into CNG within six months, says NGT

The national capital region had witnessed a massive spike in pollution levels this month, prompting the NGT to pass several harsh measures to curb the toxic air.

Nov 24, 2017, 15:55 PM IST

Gas price hike will benefit producers by Rs 1,300 crore: Ind-Ra

The gas price for the April-September period was $2.48 per mbtu, and the ceiling for gas from difficult fields was $5.56. 

Oct 03, 2017, 19:13 PM IST

Mahanagar Gas Limited launches CNG fueled two-wheeler in Mumbai

A CNG-fueled two-wheeler was launched by Mahanagar Gas Limited on Sunday. The cost of running the vehicle comes to 60 paise a kilometre. The vehicle aims at cutting emission level.

Jan 01, 2017, 21:35 PM IST

Maharashtra Government announces all state roads to be toll-free till November 11 midnight

It said that the decision has been taken to ease commuter discomfort in the wake of the demonetisation of currency notes in the denomination of Rs.500 and Rs.1000.

Nov 09, 2016, 20:41 PM IST

NGT threatens to stop state transport in Delhi, other states to controll pollution levels

 The National Green Tribunal today warned of halting state transport in four northern states if they did not introduce CNG, saying most particulate matters in the air inhaled by Delhi'ites emanated from there.

Oct 07, 2016, 15:51 PM IST

IGL cuts CNG, PNG rates after cut in domestic natural gas price

With the government cutting the price of domestic natural gas, state-run Indraprastha Gas Limited (IGL) on Sunday announced a reduction in the selling prices of compressed natural gas (CNG) and piped natural gas (PNG) in Delhi and the NCR cities of Noida, Greater Noida and Ghaziabad with effect from midnight.

Oct 02, 2016, 22:53 PM IST

Gas price for industrial use cut by 18%

Price of natural gas, used for generating power, making fertiliser and supplying CNG, was on Friday cut by 18 percent to USD 2.5 per million British thermal unit, fourth reduction in 18 months.

Sep 30, 2016, 18:30 PM IST

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".

Apr 23, 2016, 11:52 AM IST