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Investors

As an investor, Doowe offers you several investment vehicles and or partnership with average returns. For Such opportunities in manufacturing, storage and distribution equipment include:

  • Gas Filling and Wholesale;
  • Bulk storage and transport;
  • Retail and Consumer supply;
  • Cylinders import, production or refining;

For such tailored investment services, contact us via investment@doowe.ng for more information.

Entrepreneurs

Are you an entrepreneur considering dealing in the gas industry? Doowe can supply you with liquid petroleum gas, help you with plant constructions, installations and offer other gas related product and services. Email us on info@doowe.ng to sign-up for the Doowegas-preneurial schemes.

What is Autogas?

when used as an on road engine fuel LPG is called Autogas

What is it made of?

Autogas is sold at petrol stations or gas refilling plants as Propane, butane or a mixture of propane and butane.

what is it popularly known as?

In the United States Autogas is more commonly known as propane, in the Uk LPG and Autogas are used interchangeably while in Italy and France GPL is used and GLP is used in Spain.

In many Asian countries the term Autogas is not commonly recognized as a generic term and the use of the terms LPG and autoLPG is more common.

what are the benefits of converting my car to LPG autogas?

Reduced cost up to 34%, environmentally friendly, reduced maintenance and safety

How does the conversion works?

Liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) and compressed natural gas (CNG) converted vehicles use internal combustion engines similar to those than run on gasoline or diesel. The conversation is done by fitting a secondary fuel system, which leaves the petrol system completely untouched.it is easy change from one fuel to another using a dashboard mounted switch, the LPG tank is usually fitted in the boot of the vehicle or any appropriate place. A complete range of tank options is available to cater for all types of vehicles .There are seven basic components to convert a gasoline or diesel engine to one that also runs on natural gas.

  1. LPG/CNG storage tank
  2. Fill receptacle
  3. Fuel Filters
  4. Pressure regulator
  5. LPG/CNG fuel feed system
  6. Dash mounted fuel selector
  7. Switch and gauge
  8. Electronic control module

How long will the installation take?

Depending on the vehicle it takes 1-2 days with no structural adjustments to the vehicle except one or two drilled holes

How and where do I refuel my vehicles for autogas?

LPG and compressed natural gas (CNG) is pumped into vehicles similar to the way gasoline and diesel products are used to refuel. A LPG/CNG fuel system introduces high-pressure natural gas from the storage tank to the engine while reducing the pressure of the gas to the operating pressure of the engine’s fuel-management system.

LPG and CNG fuelling stations are now available in Nigeria visit the landing page of our website to view and access certified training and refilling centres across the country

Can anyone install a LPG system?

No .LPG conversion systems must be installed by a licensed LPG installer.

What about the vehicle warranty?

The vehicle manufacturer will not warrant the LPG system and they will not warrant any components that is affected by having the LPG system fitted or running the vehicle on LPG.

What about the LPG system warrant?

Warrant commences on the date of Installation. The warranty period for brans new vehicles ( less than 5,000km) is 2 years ( 24months) or 100,000km, whichever occurs first .For used vehicles that have travelled 5,000km or more at the date of installation ,the warranty period is 1 year( 12months) or 50,000km whichever occur first .the warranty period for new and used vehicles extends to ant change of ownership.

How much space does the tank take up?

Traditionally the LPG cylinder is fitted under the parcel shelf.in some vehicles a donut shaped tank can be fitted in the spare wheel well. An external donut shaped tank is available for mounting underneath some vehicles.

If I convert my vehicle to LPG can I still drive on petrol?

Yes, Plus by Operating a dual system you’ll almost double the kilometre range available to you .The petrol tank still remains in the car and the driver can switch from gas to petrol, or Vice-versa.

What is LPG and where does it come from?

LPG-Liquefied petroleum gas (also known as Auto gas) is a hydrocarbon fuel made up predominantly from propane and butane. LPG is non-toxic, non -corrosive, low -polluting, free of lead and is on abundant supply. Nigeria is a net exporter of LPH.

40% of LPG comes from the refining of crude oil and 60% straight from field production. At atmospheric pressure it is a vapour and it can be liquefied under modest pressure.

Why is LPG referred to as Autogas?

LPG and Auto gas are just two different names for the same thing -LPG used as a fuel for vehicles

Autogas is the terminology used mainly within the automotive industry- but is also now being promoted by fuel companies publicly through advertising and signage as the automotive version of LPG

Will I have to pay more to service a LPG vehicle?

LPG is cleaner than petrol so you might not service your vehicle as often as with petrol vehicles. As per your normal vehicle service at regular intervals, it is advised to have the LPG system serviced as well. Helping to off -set any extra service cost. Autogas reduces engine wear, enhancing the reliability of LPG-powered motor vehicles. There are serval reasons for this:

  • In cold starting the vehicle does not require a choke cycle to warm up.
  • In addition autogas does not wash the protective lubricant from cylinder walls
  • Autogas significantly reduces the build-up of carbon on internal engine components, reducing engine wear.

For optimal performance, economy and reliability of your LPG system, the vehicles electrical ignition system should be maintained to a good standard.

How safe is LPG?

All LP gas operated vehicles in Australia have been converted to international standard. There is substantial evidence to show that an LP gas powered vehicle is as safe, if not safer than any other fuel available on the market today. This is reflected by the fact that no extra insurance premiums are imposed on straight gas or dual fuel applications in America and Europe.

What happens if an LPG vehicle is involved in an accident?

No additional risk! You can have peace of mind that all LPG tanks are rigorously tested and all are considerable stronger that conventional fuel tanks. doowegas cylinders are also fitted with in-built safety value in the event of fire and damage.

Why should I convert my vehicle to LPG?

The reasons are varied: however, they can be generally be consolidated into three main categories; safety, economics and environmental.it is easy to see the benefits of LP Gas

Availability of LPG throughout Nigeria?

Autogas stations exist nationwide, Expansion is ongoing on all major trunk roads across the nation. Some of these are being pioneered by Banner Energy, NIPCO, AA Rano Oando and Doowegas

How environmentally friendly is LPG?

When a vehicle has an LP Gas system correctly installed, tuned and maintained the vehicles impact on the environment is that it emits lower greenhouse emissions, less smog forming carcinogenic pollutants and particulates. LP gas greatly reduces the damaging impact on human health and environment LP Gas is safe, viable and clean.

will converting to LPG affect the engine’s performance?

The power output of engines with electronic fuel injection (EFI) is, when converted to run on LPG, usually only slightly lower than on petrol. The fuel economy of LPG -powered vehicles depends on a range of factors but on average, late model vehicles running on LPG use approximately 25 percent more fuel than petrol- powered equivalents. This is more than offset by the much lower cost of LPG.

I-DOOWE APP

The I-doowe app(Yet to be lunched) is designed for simple customer cooking gas cylinder and refill orders to keep our customers focused on other important things while we take care of their cooking gas refuelling needs. It is the most convenient form of shopping and having customer cylinder delivered to their doorstep.

It is also built for corporate organisations and industries to monitor spending and usage, to save cost and time, eliminate the need for cash every time and eliminate shortfall through the Doowe LPG Voucher.

Most importantly it is built to encourage customer retainer-ship & Loyalty and increase sale at various designated cooking & autogas refill stations through the Doowe LPG voucher.

Simply how it works, customers can easily download and login to the app from anywhere in the country, check price, pay (or in advance) & order for cooking gas near him/her residence through any of our designated autogas station

For more information subscribe and watch on your YouTube channel, also download on google app store and apple store.