DPCC notifies list of fuels permissible for industrial use


Delhi Pollution Control Committee (DPCC) has issued a notification with a list of fuels permissible for industrial use within the National Capital Territory (NCT) of Delhi. The notification said, all existing industrial units and commercial establishments who are currently using fuels that are not approved under the notification have been asked to switch over to approved fuels within 90 days.

The new notification has permitted the fuels including Bharat Stage VI compliant petrol and diesel with 10 ppm sulphur, LPG, CNG, Aviation turbine fuel, Firewood for crematoriums and for other religious purposes, Wood charcoal for Tandoors and grilles of hotels/restaurants/banquet halls/eateries having emission channelization/control systems and Biogas. According to the notification, coal with low sulphur, less than 0.4 per cent, will be permitted for use only in thermal power plants.


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