The Urban Development and Housing Department has issued the guidelines to establish city gas distribution (CGD) infrastructure in Rajasthan. After the government recognised the importance of the development of CGD infrastructure in urban, rural and industrial areas to provide eco-friendly clean energy, the guidelines were prepared for the state.

As per the guidelines, it is necessary to bring uniformity, clarity and simplification to process of providing permissions to authorised entity for the development of CGD infrastructure in the state. Guidelines were also made for the allotment of compressed natural gas (CNG) stations. The CGD entities are committed to set-up certain fixed number of CNG stations as part of minimum work programme during first eight years from grant of authorisation in their respective geographical areas.