From April Gradual Move Into Gas


Siaran_PersJAKARTA , Results of Meeting with Commission VII of the House of Representatives some time ago regarding the conversion of fuel oil ( BBM ) to Fuel Gas ( CNG ) , Commission VII of the House of Representatives , requested the Government to finalize the road map or road map for conversion to CNG fuel . However, there are still some things that need to be done , such as how the gas , converter kits and preparation SPBGs .

This was stated by the Minister of Energy and Mineral Resources ( MESDM ) Wacik , during a press conference at the Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources , Jl . Medan Merdeka Selatan 18 , Monday ( 20/2/2012 ) Jakarta

According to Jero , given fuel more and more reduced and the price is more expensive , while the gas is increasing and the price is cheap , then the conversion of fuel to CNG has become intent or policy . ” What is certain CNG fuel conversion policy will be carried out in stages from April , ” he said .

Jero further revealed that there are several options that will be taken by the Government . One of them was the first to move to . However , Jero added , will require infrastructure such as the readiness of the dispenser and it takes time .

Another growing option then is to not raise the price because it inibertentangan with the Act , that the government should not raise the price . ” More appropriate is to lower premium subsidy of Rp . 500 per liter , Rp.1.000 per liter or 1,500 per liter , ” he explained.