initiative, the Public Sector Oil Marketing Companies (OMCs),

Indian Oil

Entrepreneurship, Shri Dharmendra Pradhan, will be the Chief Guest of the event.

Benefits of Compressed Bio Gas

entrepreneurship & rural economy by generating employment opportunites.

Droviders, financial institutions FICC CI UCA etc, to address the queries of
logistics etc.

reduce its import dependency.

How To apply for the scheme, the format for Expression of Interest (EO) is available on the

platform for various stakeholders such as prospective entrepreneurs, technology
participants on setting up CBG Projects, support mechanisms available, CBG delivery
The PSU Oil Marketing Companies, under the aegis of the Ministry of Petroleum &

Natural Gas, are committed to enhancing the nation’s indigenous fuel production and

Bhubaneswar, December 14, 2018 In order to sensitise the stakeholders to
participate in the SATAT (Sustainable Alternative Towards Affordable Transportation)

Corporation Ltd., Bharat Petroleum Corporation Ltd., Hindustan Petroleum Corporation
Limited and GAIL will organize a roadshow on 16th December 2018 at Bhubaneswar.
Hon’ble Union Minister of Petroleum and Natural Gas and Skill Development &

The SATAT initiative aims to boost availability of more affordable transport fuels, better
use of agricultural residue, cattle dung and municipal solid waste besides providing an
additional source of revenue to farmers. As part of SATAT, the OMCs are inviting
Expression of Interest (EOl) to procure Compressed Bio Gas (CBG) from potential
entrepreneurs and make available CBG in the market for use as automotive fuel. Under
the initiative, it is envisioned that 5000 CBG plants would be established across the
country with an estimated anual CBG production of 15 milion tonnes by the year 2023.

CBG introduction in transport sector has multiple benefits such as waste management,

reduction in carbon emissions, and additional revenue source for farmers, boost to

estimated that if the total potential of CBG is exploited in the country, India can produce

approx. 62 million tonnes equivalent of CBG annually which is sufficient to replace the

websites of IndianOil, Bharat Petroleum and Hindustan Petroleum from 1st October

The roadshow, scheduled to be held in Bhutbaneswar on 16th December 2018 will be a

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IndianOil to kick off Roadshow on SATAT initiative at Bhubaneswar

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