India’s total refining capacity is set to grow at an average annual growth rate (AAGR) of 5.3 percent until 2023, according to a new report from the data and analytics firm GlobalData.
Expressing dissent over Ministry of Road Transport and Highways (MoRTH) type approval norm, Indian Auto LPG Coalition (IAC) in a press statement said that the norms are acting as a huge barrier the retro-fitment market in India and needs immediate modification.
Domestic LPG penetration in Tamil Nadu has increased to 97.6 per cent from 80.8 per cent in April 2016, thanks to the Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana (PMUY) which provides domestic LPG connections to people from the economically
Gujarat received over 19 lakh free cooking gas connections out of the total six crore given across the country since May 2016 under the Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana (PMUY), said officials Thursday.
Monthly consumption of liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) has been relatively muted since June. In fact, LPG consumption declined on a year-on-year basis for November by about 8%, the first decrease in this financial year.
A total of 1,01919 LPG connections have been distributed under Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana (PMUY) Scheme in Manipur so far. This was informed by the state level coordinator of Indian Oil Corporation (IOC), Imphal division, Sinam Ibungoton Singh on Saturday.
Union Minister for Petroleum and Natural Gas Dharmendra Pradhan has sought the intervention of Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik for expeditious allotment of land for LPG bottling plant of Indian Oil Corporation Limited in Khurda district.
Subsequent to the launch of the Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana (PMUY) scheme, LPG penetration in Karnataka has increased from 68.49 per cent in June 2014 to 96.75 per cent in December 2018.
The LPG infrastructure of the country is set to get a major leg-up as the oil marketing companies (OMCs) will soon have 60 new bottling plants to be set up and operated by private players. At present, there are a total of 189 bottling plants in the country.
Three state-run oil marketing companies are setting up 60 LPG bottling plants under the public-private-partnership mode across the country to meet the increased cooking gas demand, a top official of Indian Oil Corp said Friday.