PCRA - Petrolemun Conservation and Research Association, has launched a unquie advertisement for spreading awareness about fuel consumption, being broadcasted these days on Television. It goes something like this - a persion stops at the petrol pump, where in petrol vendor announces that there is a special 20% discount for you and tells him the several ways of reducing fuel consumption which in turn amount to saving money... it is very nicely presented.
DRIVE AT 45-40 KMPH TO CUT YOUR PETROL & DIESEL BILLS BY 20% SERIOUSLY!
Be a fuel efficient car owner.Other than driving at 45-50 kmph, you can
- Switch off your engine at red signals if you have to wait for more than 15 seconds
- Join a car pool
- Drive in the correct gear
- Always maintain the recommended tyre pressure
- Walk or cycle short distances
Even if one half of all car owners follow these simple steps, India will save fuel worth Rs.1,000 crore every year.
Oil is our lifeline. Let us use it efficiently and reduce our fuel bills.