Fuel consumption reaching new heights

The country has witnessed the fuel consumption to reach a new height. Petrol, diesel, compressed natural gas (CNG), liquefied petroleum gas (LPG), aviation turbine fuel (ATF) have seen a drastic increase in consumption with a each fuel having its own particular reason to explain why there is a increase in fuel consumption.

Diesel vehicles which were banned in National Capital Region (NCR) which was causing the increase in the usage of the petrol vehicles ultimately leading to the increase in consumption. Due to increase in transportation for commercial purposes has made diesel consumption to reach this new peak record.

Ever since the governement started to expand the use of LPG in the rural areas, there has been a constant increase in the consumption of Liquified Petroleum Gas. However the kerosene consumption has declined due to the increase in the price and also due to public opting alternate fuel.


This article was posted on 2016-09-15.

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