Dual-Fuel Usage for Agricultural and Construction Equipment Vehicles

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  1. Conservation, environmental pollution and degradation, environmental impact assessment.
  2. Government policies and interventions for development in various sectors and issues arising out of their design and implementation.

 

Dual-Fuel Usage for Agricultural and Construction Equipment Vehicles

 

The Ministry of Road Transport & Highways has notified dual-fuel usage for agricultural and construction equipment vehicles.

 

Objective:

It will give a boost to vehicles run on bio-fuel, and help in reducing both cost and pollution.

 

List of Dual-Fuel Vehicles (diesel as primary and CNG, Bio CNG as secondary):

Tractors, power tillers, construction equipment vehicles and combine harvesters which have originally been manufactured as dual-fuel or have been converted as such from in-use diesel vehicles.

 

Source: PIB