Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited’s (BPCL) first compressed natural gas (CNG) station in Jaipur, Rajasthan has been inaugurated. The newly set up CNG station is located at M/s Parag Filling Station at Goner Road in Jaipur in collaboration with Torrent Gas.

BPCL had also recently commissioned the first pilot storage facility of liquified compressed natural gas in Aurangabad, Maharashtra. The newly commissioned facility will be used to receive and stock liquefied natural gas.

Meanwhile, Torrent Gas has been awarded city gas distribution license for 16 geographical areas spread across 32 districts covering seven states and one union territory, including Uttar Pradesh, Gujarat, Maharashtra, Rajasthan, Punjab, Tamil Nadu, Telangana and Puducherry.