Calcutta  /  Published 16.04.21

City’s second CNG station opens in New Town

As petrol and diesel prices remain skyhigh, a new fuel has made its appearance in New Town. A Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) pump has opened behind Axis Mall.  “We opened on March 22. Severa...
By Sudeshna Banerjee in New Town

Business  /  Published 29.03.21

Demand rises for CNG cars

With the inauguration of two CNG pumps in the city, Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEM)s are gearing up to sell their CNG portfolio to customers here. Maruti Suzuki India Ltd (MSIL) which sells fac...
By Anasuya Basu in Calcutta

Business  /  Published 23.03.21

Calcutta cars taste CNG

Calcutta’s long wait for clean fuel compressed natural gas (CNG) ended on Monday as two retail outlets started dispensing the gas commercially to consumers. A BPCL pump at Garia and an Indian O...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

Business  /  Published 20.03.21

Two city petrol pumps to cell CNG

The car owners in Calcutta will have the option to switch to the cost competitive and greener source of fuel from next week as two petrol pumps of the city plan to start dispensing compressed natural ...
By Sambit Saha in Calcutta

Jharkhand  /  Published 20.03.21

CNG auto drivers face long queues for fuel

Gail India also introduced piped natural gas (PNG) for cooking in certain residential areas of Ranchi about two years back but the network could not be expanded as the fuel was brought by vehicles and...
By Achintya Ganguly in Ranchi


Business  /  Published 08.03.21

Calcutta on road to many more electric buses

The city has made rapid strides in its programme to replace its diesel driven public buses with electric ones. A global study says Calcutta has electrified 4.7 per cent of its buses and is ranked thi...
By Anasuya Basu in Calcutta

Business  /  Published 25.02.21

RIL invites bids for coal gas

Reliance Industries on Wednesday sought bids from the buyers of coal gas produced from its CBM blocks in Madhya Pradesh at a minimum price of about $6 at the current oil price. It sought bids for 0.82...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

Business  /  Published 14.02.21

ONGC forms gas subsidiary

The exploration firm reported an over 67 per cent fall in the December quarter net profit on the back of a drop in oil and gas prices. The standalone net profit in the October-December quarter stood ...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

Business  /  Published 05.02.21

City gas grid to get Rs 5,000cr

Bengal Gas Company Ltd, a joint venture between central PSU GAIL and state PSU Greater Calcutta Gas Supply Corporation Ltd, will plough Rs 5,000 crore over the next five years into a city gas distribu...
By Sambit Saha in Calcutta

Business  /  Published 30.01.21

Essar CNG for Calcutta vehicles

Motorists in Calcutta will soon get access to clean fuel CNG (compressed natural gas) with two gas dispensing stations on the outskirts of the city getting ready for commission. A gas cascade mounted...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta


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