OAO Gazprom approved the program of gas filling stations network development and a vehicle park working on natural gas in 2007-2015, informed the company.
The program of OAO Gazprom presumes development of infrastructure for NGV-refuelling compressor stations and increasing the number of cars and agricultural equipment working on compressed natural gas (CNG).
According to the program 200 new NGV-refuelling compressor stations and 90 moveable gas filling stations will be set in operation in 2007-2015 in 47 regions. Nowadays 218 NGV-refuelling compressor stations were constructed on the territory of Russia. Average cost fore 1 cubic meter of gas is 5.4 rub (1 cubic meter is equal to 1 liter of petrol or diesel oil). (petrolplaza.com)