Petrol and diesel prices have held steady for over three weeks
With energy distribution startup The Fuel Delivery signing a 'letter of intent' with Mahanagar Gas Limited to set up mobile CNG stations in the city, CNG users in Mumbai will soon have the fuel delivered to their doorsteps.
Fourth-quarter performance was better than September’s as international gas prices eased from $50/MMBtu to $20-25/MMBtu. However, the shortage of APM gas continued in the quarter
The minimum fare has been increased to Rs 20 from the existing Rs 18, and the running fare for each subsequent kilometre has been hiked to Rs 15 from the present Rs 13, state Transport Minister Purnesh Modi announced after meeting representatives of various auto-rickshaw unions.
CNG vehicle sales continued to grow in FY22, rising by 55 per cent to 2,65,383 units in FY22 compared to 1,71,288 units in FY21, as per NRI’s report titled 'Path to clean mobility: Increasing penetration of NGVs in India’.
A new hike in CNG prices is likely to pinch consumer wallets
CNG in the national capital territory of Delhi now costs Rs 73.61 per kg, up from Rs 71.61 per kg, according to the information posted on the website of Indraprastha Gas Ltd (IGL) -- the firm which retails CNG and piped cooking gas in the national capital and adjoining cities.
Since October last year, when local and international gas prices began to rise, city gas distributors have also raised prices on a regular basis.
As the app-based cabs remained off the roads, several people faced difficulties due to non-availability of rides and surge pricing.
On April 11, hundreds of auto, taxi and cab drivers staged a protest at the Delhi secretariat, demanding subsidy on CNG prices. The protest was held under the aegis of the Delhi Auto Rickshaw Sangh.
Besides the shortfall in the allocation, the prices of APM gas for CNG and PNG have been revised from USD 2.90 per million British thermal unit to USD 6.10, an increase of 110 per cent.
This is the fourth hike this month after prices were raised on April 1, 4 and 7 and the ninth such hike in CNG prices this year after five consecutive increases in March
This is the second increase in the prices of CNG and PNG in the month of April.
Delhi’s public transport, including cabs, autos, taxis and buses, is majorly CNG driven. Around one lakh auto rickshaws are currently plying in the capital.
This is the eighth such hike in CNG prices after five consecutive increases in March this year and the last hike on April 4. Check prices here
This is the seventh such hike in CNG prices after five consecutive increases in March this year and the last hike on April 1. Check prices here
Transportation costs have gone higher de to fuel prices going up, and this is resulting in prices of essential items going up. Also, the prices of vegetables have increased with the arrival of summer. And now with temperatures rising, lemon gets added to the list.
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CNG price in NCT of Delhi has been increased to Rs 57.51 per kg from Rs 56.51, according to the information posted on the website of Indraprastha Gas Ltd - the firm which retails CNG and piped cooking gas in the national capital.
Kailash Gahlot said that these buses are modern and environment friendly, and will help reduce pollution in the city.
Indraprastha Gas was the least affected among peers due to a higher share of CNG in its volume sold
The plant has been set up in 15 acres of a trenching ground of the Indore Municipal Corporation in Devguradia area with an investment of Rs 150 crore through the public-private partnership (PPP) mode, they said.
Under Gadkari, the roads and highways ministry has been pushing for the manufacture and use of clean fuels.
The company said it had an existing commitment to invest Rs 8,000 crore, to which another Rs 12,000 crore would be added to develop the 14 new geographical areas (GAs) it bagged recently in the 11th round of bidding by the Petroleum and Natural Gas Regulatory Board (PNGRB).
BPCL won licences to retail CNG to automobiles and piped natural gas for cooking purposes in six geographical areas or GAs bid out in the latest 11th bidding round of PNGRB.