Bolivian NGVs Reach 18% Total Vehicles

| Bolivia, La Paz | Source: La Razón

Figures released by the Bolivian Hydrocarbons Agency (Agencia Nacional de Hidrocarburos, ANH), indicate more than 18% of all vehicles in Bolivia have been retrofitted to run on natural gas, reports La Razón.  Since year 2000, when ANH recorded just 6,899 natural gas vehicles (NGVs) in the country, numbers have increased to 197,405 by April this year. Hernán Vega, Executive Director at the Executive Agency of Natural Gas Conversion for Vehicles (Entidad Ejecutora de Conversión a Gas Natural Vehicular, or EEC-GNV), reportedly said that 80% of all vehicles in Bolivia are expected to operate on natural gas by 2025.

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