The CGD segment has witnessed noteworthy activity over the past year, as a large number of GAs were awarded in Rounds 9 and 10. Industry response to both rounds was overwhelming. However, lack of balanced consumer mix, inadequate market potential, long-term disruptive risk from electric vehicles, and the high execution risks and payback period of CGD projects are some of the challenges that need to be addressed on an urgent basis.

In the 15th annual conference on City Gas Distribution in India organised by India Infrastructure Publishing, Vivek Jain, Director, India Ratings & Research made a presentation on the key trends and outlook for the CGD sector which can be downloaded here.