Compressed Natural Gas (CNG)

CNG is an environment friendly fuel and the emission of CO/COx, NOx & Particulate matter is less with its usage. The use of natural gas in the transport sector has contributed to a great extent in containing the pollution due to vehicular exhaust emissions. There is no pilferage of CNG as the gas is stored at high pressure and adulteration is also not possible. Being an economical fuel, natural gas as CNG has been able to replace high priced hydrocarbon commodity like petrol and diesel, as CNG is an economical fuel.

 Benefits of CNG


  • No impurities, No Sulphur (S), No lead(Pb)
  • Very low levels of polluting gaseous emissions without smell and dust

SafeSafe to Use

  • Lighter than air - in case of leak no dangerous puddles
  • Unlikely to ignite due to:
    1. High ignition temperature
    2. Narrow range of ignition
  • Lowest injury and death rate per vehicle mile
  • CNG cylinders structurally most sound and have passed every severe tests


  • Cheaper than conventional fuel.
  • Payback period is short (around 3 - 4 Years) for CNG cylinder

 Things you should do!

Always ensure that installing/ servicing the CNG kit is done through authorized workshop

Hydro testing of CNG Cylinder must be done every three years

Get the vehicle thoroughly checked by an authorized workshop every year

Always keep the certificate of CNG kit and Cylinder

Keep a portable fire extinguisher and first Aid box in the vehicle

Be alert for any emergency

In case of Emergency contact fire brigade for help

 Things you should not do!

In case of Emergency contact fire brigade for help

Do not install LPG, Propane or any other cylinder in place of a CNG Cylinder

Do not use mobile phones near CNG filling area

Do not use any naked flame near CNG Filling area