In a bid to promote adoption of eco-friendly vehicles, Bhagyanagar Gas Limited (BGL) is all set to come up with more compressed natural gas (CNG) stations in Hyderabad. BGL is expected to launch 20 new CNG stations within Greater Hyderabad region by March-end. The new CNG stations will be located at Bachupally, Financial District, Batasingaram, Gachibowli, Serilingampally, Yousufguda and Moosapet among others.
BGL is a joint venture of GAIL (India) Limited and Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited (HPCL). It currently has a total of 80 CNG stations which are operated by HPCL, Indian Oil Corporation Limited and Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited. BGL is currently distributing around 100,000 kg of CNG in Hyderabad every day.