Overview

BGCL is a joint venture of GAIL (India) Limited and Greater Calcutta Gas Supply Corporation Limited (GCGSCL), a company of GoWB to develop City Gas Distribution (CGD) Network in Kolkata ( CGD network in Kolkata city and parts of adjoining districts of North 24 Parganas, south 24 Paraganas, Howrah, Hooghly and Nadia) to cater gas supply to customers in the domestic, transport, and commercial sectors. Kolkata CGD project is a part of prestigious URJA Ganga Pipeline Project.

The two main business objectives of the company are:

  • To provide safe, convenient and reliable natural gas supply to its customers in the domestic, industrial and commercial sectors
  • To provide a cleaner, environment-friendly and cost effective alternative auto fuel in Transport Sector. This will considerably bring down the alarmingly high levels of pollution

The transport sector uses natural gas as Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) and the domestic, industrial & commercial sectors use it as Piped Natural Gas (PNG).


Opportunities & Benefits to West Bengal

  • Catering Feedstock / energy needs of Fertilizer Plants, Power Plants, and Refineries etc
  • Reduction in pollution
  • Developments of City Gas Distribution Network (PNG & CNG) along Pipeline in all districts & use LPG Cylinders in remote areas
  • Development of CNG Corridors
  • Development of Industrial Corridors along Pipeline
  • Employment generation
  • Socio-economic development along Pipeline

Promoters

GAIL (India) Limited

A Maharatna, CPSE of Government of India and having its registered office at 16 Bhikaji Cama Place, R K Puram, New Delhi - 110066 ,

EPABX: 011-26172580 , Fax: 011-26185941

Greater Calcutta Gas Supply Corporation Limited

Greater Calcutta Gas supply Corporation Limited is a Govt of West Bengal Enterprise is the first city gas company of India incorporated under the Companies Act 1956 and having its registered office at 14, Canal West Road, Kolkata 700009 and corporate office at 12 A Park Street, Kolkata-700071

BGCL Foundation Day

Contact Us

BENGAL GAS COMPANY LIMITED
4TH FLOOR, BLOCK B, FINANCE CENTRE
CBD, ACTION AREA - II B, NEW TOWN,
KOLKATA, Parganas North, West Bengal, India, 700156

Phone Number +91-033-23248070