The plan to convert more vehicles using petrol and diesel to those running on compressed natural gas (CNG) has picked up steam with the Indian Oil Adani Gas Private Limited (IOAGPL) preparing to roll out 12 more outlets in Kochi and its suburbs by March 31.
As of now, there are seven CNG outlets in and around the city and the demand for the greener and more economic fuel has been going up.
Officials with IOAGPL said the number of CNG vehicles in the city has been steadily growing. “Now, around 22,000kg CNG is dispensed from our outlets in and around the city a day. CNG use in the city has increased by around 2,500kg per month. So, we......