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22 November, 2017 12:53 IST
Tata Motors develops country's first Bio-Methane bus
Source: IRIS | 17 Jul, 2017, 12.32PM
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Tata Motors, India's largest Commercial Vehicles manufacturer and the No 1 Bus Brand yet again showcased a class-leading technology innovation-country's first Bio-CNG (bio-methane) Bus at the Bio-energy programme, called 'Urja Utsav'.

This programme was organized by the Ministry of Petroleum & Natural Gas. Present at the event were Hon'ble Minister of MoPNG (Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas) Shri. Dharmendra Pradhan and Minister of State with Independent Charge for Power, Coal, New and Renewable Energy and Mines, Shri. Piyush Goyal.
 
Tata Motors has designed and developed bio-methane engines (5.7 SGI & 3.8 SGI) for LCV, ICV & MCV buses. Displayed at the event were three engines, along with the lead model; Tata LPO 1613 with 5.7 SGI NA BS-IV IOBD-II compliant bus. The Tata LPO 1613, already in operation by PMPML (Pune Mahanagar Parivahan Mahamandal) was showcased with bio-methane fuel at the event.
 
Girish Wagh, Head, Commercial Vehicles Business, Tata Motors, (Q,N,C,F)* said, ''Tata Motors has been at the fore front in pioneering latest technologies and providing smart city solutions in the commercial vehicle industry. We are delighted to present yet another product with innovation in alternate fuel technologies, to cater to the need for a greener country. The use of Bio-CNG will contribute in a positive manner to the Smart Cities proposition of keeping them clean and is a good option for wet garbage management.''

Shares of the company gained Rs 3.65, or 0.81%, to trade at Rs 455.55. The total volume of shares traded was 103,044 at the BSE (12.25 p.m., Monday).



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