In what is seen as a significant step towards making Rajasthan a key base for setting retail gas infrastructure and opening CNG corridors connecting key cities, a Business Transfer Agreement (BTA) was signed on Tuesday between Rajasthan State Gas Ltd (RSGL) and GAIL Gas Ltd.
The MoU, signed between Ravi Agarwal, Managing Director, RSGL and P K Pal, CEO GAIL Gas, will facilitate creating infrastructure to meet aspirations of housewives for 24×7 affordable clean gas to the burner, making aspirations of the commercial centers including Hotels and coaching centers for Kota, aspirations of the smart city for dedicated gas utility corridor for fueling industrialization and for clean & affordable fuel vehicles owners.
The availability of clean energy is the key issue identified for systematic development of identified industrial clusters. Govt. has authorized Rajasthan State Gas Limited (RSGL) (Joint Venture Company of GAIL Gas and RSPCL) as a nodal player for setting retail gas infrastructure in the State of Rajasthan through the collaborative efforts with Govt. and industries.
The state was not able to attract investment in the absence of natural gas supply which is the major requirement for the industries. RSGL has taken initiatives for making gas available from Neemrana to attract the investments from major business entities.
GAIL (India) Limited has a energy leader has facilitated retail gas infrastructure in the key states for fulfilling aspirations of all type of customers for affordable and clean gas.
The Business Transfer Agreement (BTA) will pave the way for transforming Kota to a smart city by providing clean energy to boost up industrialization and setting up CNG corridor between Kota & Jaipur and Kota – Baran – Jhalawar besides providing green energy to the industrial clusters at Baran – Jhalawar adjoining areas of Kota.
RSGL also carrying out necessary activities for providing clean energy solution for the proposed smart cities Kota, Ajmer, Udaipur and Jaipur.
in order to fuel industlization and in meeting socio-economic expiration of the people. The strategic tie-up between RIICO and RSGL for gas based infrastructure development will create an industrial revolution, making the State a sought after business destination.
Rajasthan State Gas Ltd has set up first green highway between Delhi-Jaipur after commissioning Mega CNG station at Neemrana & Daughter Booster Station at Kukas in June’2016 under the Chief Minister Budget mission.
RSGL has adopted collaborative efforts with the stakeholders and industries for creating ease of business. Even the state is blessed with most of raw materials required for ceramic industries.