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Diesel-run auto-rickshaws to go off Patna roads from March 31, 2021

By : Sustainability ..., Nov 7, 2019

Thousands of auto-rickshaws running on diesel will go off the roads of Patna from the midnight of March 31, 2021, the Bihar government announced on November 6, 2019. Instead, the owners of the auto-rickshaws will be encouraged to switch over to CNG or battery-operated systems...

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Plant that converts paddy straw into biogas set up to tackle Delhi pollution

By : Sustainability ..., Oct 21, 2019

India's first plant to convert paddy straw into biogas that can be used as CNG in automobiles will come up at Karnal in Haryana as agencies double effort to prevent burning of crop stubble that is said to be the main reason for pollution in the national capital region. ES...

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Maruti bats for CNG, hybrid cars to reduce oil imports, air pollution

By : Sustainability ..., Aug 2, 2019

The country's largest car maker Maruti Suzuki India (MSI) has said that usage of all kinds of green technologies, including CNG and hybrid cars, should be encouraged in order to cut oil imports...

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SIAM pushes for enhanced alternative fuels penetration amid focus on electric vehicles

By : Sustainability ..., Jun 19, 2019

Automobile industry body SIAM has proposed making petrol-powered two-wheelers and passenger vehicles material compatible with 10 per cent ethanol (E10) and 3 per cent methanol (M3) blends by...

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Delhi to get 2,000 new CNG and electric buses by Nov 2018: Transport Minister

By : sustainabilityo..., Nov 20, 2017

By November next year, the capital will not only get 2,000 new CNG buses, but also electric buses to provide last mile connectivity with metro rail stations. Delhi’s transport minister Kailash...

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Railways speeds up plans to shift towards gas-fuelled locomotives

By : sustainabilityo..., May 17, 2017

Indian Railways, India’s state-run transporter, has speeded up plans to shift towards gas-fuelled locomotives. This is part of a larger plan by the railways, that pays an energy bill of around...

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Purti Group co develops bio-CNG for vehicles

By : sustainabilityo..., Nov 17, 2016

Manas Agro Industries and Infrastructure Limited (MAIIL) of the city, an extension of Purti Group of Industries, has developed a process of producing bio-CNG (compressed natural gas) that can be...

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Gurgaon gets a new CNG station

By : sustainabilityo..., Jul 29, 2016

Haryana City Gas has inaugurated one more CNG station on Pataudi Road, Village Harsaru in Sector 89. The station is located next to Tulip Petals, a residential township in the area....

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All public transport vehicles to ply on CNG from November in Allahabad

By : sustainabilityo..., Jul 7, 2016

Come November, all public transport vehicles or three-wheelers would ply on bio fuel, compressed natural gas (CNG). This will help reduce pollution in the city.

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Trial commercial run of first CNG Highway, Delhi-Jaipur CNG Highway commences

By : sustainabilityo..., Jun 30, 2016

Clean fuel in the form of CNG is now available for vehicles plying from Delhi to Jaipur Highway through the CNG Station at Neemrana and Kukas (near Jaipur) after Rajasthan State Gas Limited (...

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