Government finally allows these car owners to install of CNG kits
The government has finally permitted these car owners to install CNG kits
CNG and LPG kits for petrol and diesel vehicles will now be available to new car owners.
According to a new government notification, cars with engines that meet BS-VI emission standards can now be retrofitted with CNG and LPG kits.
Until now, such modifications were only permitted in vehicles that met BS-IV emission standards.
"This ministry... has notified retrofitting of CNG and LPG kits on BS (Bharat Stage)-VI gasoline vehicles
The notification specifies the retrofitting type approval requirements
THE MINISTRY STATED THAT CNG IS AN ENVIRONMENTALLY FRIENDLY FUEL THAT WILL REDUCE CARBON MONOXIDE
Hydrocarbon, particulate matter, and smoke emissions when compared to petrol and diesel engines
And that the notification was developed in consultation with stakeholders.