Vadodara Gas Limited (VGL), a Joint Venture Company (JVC) of GAIL Gas Limited (a wholly owned subsidiary of GAIL India Limited) and Vadodara Municipal Seva Sadan (i.e. Vadodara Municipal Corporation) (VMC) was incorporated on September 13, 2013 to carry out the business of City Gas Distribution in the city of Vadodara and its adjoining areas. VGL started its operation on October 01, 2014 after taking CNG and PNG business of GAIL Gas & VMC respectively.

The Petroleum and Natural Gas Regulatory Board (PNGRB) has granted exclusive authorization to VGL for laying, building or expansion of Vadodara District City-Gas Distribution Network upto 31.03.2023 in Vadodara GA.

VGL provides safer, convenient and environment-friendly fuel to every consumer segment viz., households, commercial establishments, industries and automobiles.


Compressed Natural Gas (CNG)

Presently, VGL operates 20 CNG stations in Vadodara comprising 3 nos. Mother Stations, 2 Nos. Online Stations & 15 nos. Daughter Booster Stations and 54.16 Kms Steel Pipelines. VGL dispenses about 70,000 kg/day CNG to more than 75,000 automobile consumers comprising of Autos, Cars, Buses and Light Commercial Vehicles.

Apart from environmental benefits, VGL’s CNG is providing very cost-effective proposition compared to other automotive fuels like Motor Spirit (MS), High Speed Diesel (HSD), etc. which results into huge savings in operating cost of automobiles.

Piped Natural Gas (PNG)

VGL caters to the Piped Natural Gas (PNG) requirements of its consumers in Domestic, Commercial and Industrial segments. VGL currently supplies PNG to over 1,68,000 households, more than 2600 commercial establishments and 3 industrial establishments through more than 2600 Kms of MDPE Pipeline Distribution Grid and 05 District Pressure Regulating Systems.

Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG)

The Company has concentrated on supplying PNG to industrial units of Waghodia GIDC on Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) terminal based methodology. Gas Sale Agreements (GSAs) have been signed with industrial units in Waghodia GIDC. The Company has also initiated action for setting up an LNG dispensing station at Por, as per the directives of MoPNG.

Looking Ahead

VGL intends to augment its CNG Distribution Network and further to spread CNG Dispensing in all parts of the city and its adjoining areas. VGL intends to supply PNG to additional 30,000 households and 100 commercial and industrial establishments in the forthcoming years.