Supply & Demand

Indian gas demand to rise 250% by 2030 – Modi

India’s gas consumption will grow by 250% from now through to the end of 2030, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said.
By Staff reporter 23 November 2018 0 33436

India’s gas consumption will grow by 250% from now through to the end of 2030, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Thursday at a ceremony to mark the start of work on city gas distribution licences awarded in the country’s ninth tender.

The forecast indicates India will consume around 143 billion cubic metres per year by 2030, based on consumption of 57.1 bcm in 2017.

India now has 1,470 CNG stations, up from 947 in 2014, while the number of...