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New Initiatives

Govt. of India is taking number of policy measures to increase the use of natural gas in CGD sector, some of which are as follows:

  • Replacing costly and polluting fuels with Natural Gas.
  • Mandating CNG in various cities (e.g. Delhi and Mumbai).
  • Creating of CGD infrastructure in smart cities..
  • Inclusion of more number of cities by Petroleum and Natural Gas Regulatory Board (PNGRB) for development of City Gas Distribution (CGD) network..
  • 100% allocation of domestic gas for domestic PNG and CNG segments for faster roll out of PNG connections and CNG stations in given City/Geographical Areas..
  • Development of Gas Infrastructure in Eastern part of the country. .