Clean Energy Homogenises Subsidiary Brands

| USA, Newport Beach CA

Clean Energy Fuels facilityClean Energy Fuels Corp.’s wholly-owned subsidiaries, IMW Industries, NorthStar Inc. and Clean Energy Renewable Fuels (CERF) have been renamed and redefined as divisions of Clean Energy Fuels Corp. IMW Industries is now Clean Energy Compression, NorthStar is now Clean Energy Cryogenics and CERF is now Clean Energy Renewables. Read more »

LNG-Powered Truck Trialled for Container Terminal Logistics

| Italy, Melzo

IVECO Stralis Hi-Road for Hannibal May2015Container terminal logistcs company Contship Italia Group’s commitment to sustainability continues with a working partnership between Hannibal (the Group Multimodal Transport Operator) with Iveco, ​a CNH Industrial brand and global manufacturer of natural gas powered vehicles. Hannibal is set to explore the operational performance of LNG engines prior to finalizing a decision to deploy these cleaner trucks within Contship Italia Group Intermodal & Logistic division’s partners. Read more »

CNG Corridor Planned for Delhi-Jaipur Highway

| India, New Delhi
Delhi Jaipur Highway

Delhi Jaipur Highway (image: Indiaonline)

In what is described as a significant step towards dispensing of CNG along the Delhi-Jaipur Highway corridor and distribution of Natural Gas to various industrial clusters in Rajasthan, Rajasthan State Gas Limited (RSGL) has signed Heads of Agreement (HoA) with GAIL (India) Limited to procure natural gas. RSGL is a joint venture company of GAIL Gas Limited, a subsidiary of GAIL, and Rajasthan State Petroleum Corporation Limited. Read more »

LNG-Powered ‘Dragon’ Liquid Gas Transport Vessel Delivered to Evergas

| Finland, Helsinki

Evergas scope - Wartsila design - Apr2013 - smThe first in a series of 27,500 cbm ‘Dragon’ class vessels ordered by Evergas, owner and operator of seaborne petrochemical and liquid gas transport vessels, is being delivered from the Sinopacific Offshore & Engineering (SOE) shipyard in China. The vessels, of an entirely new design, were developed in-house by SOE’s design department together with Evergas, and are fitted out with Wärtsilä’s natural gas fuel system. Read more »

SGMF and GASNAM to Explore Coincident Activities

| United Kingdom, London

Logo-SGMFThe Spanish Association of Natural Gas for Mobility (GASNAM) and the Society for Gas as a Marine Fuel (SGMF) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding for improving its operations and objectives, many of them coincident. SGMF is a non-governmental organisation (NGO) established to promote safety and industry best practice in the use of gas as a marine fuel. Based in London (UK), SGMF is active on a global scale. Read more »

Florida Eco-Dairy Selects Ryder for Natural Gas Fleet Vehicles

| USA, Miami FL

Ryder System, Inc., a leader in commercial fleet management, dedicated transportation, and supply chain solutions, has signed a natural gas vehicle (NGV) lease contract with its new customer in Florida, M&B Products, a state-of-the-art eco-friendly dairy farm. M&B has signed a full service lease agreement with Ryder for three compressed natural gas (CNG) heavy duty vehicles.  Read more »

“(Bio)methane” Conference Explores Fuel’s Virtues for Sustainable Mobility

| Belgium, Brussels

IVECO LNG Stralis Hi-WayFiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) and CNH Industrial took part in the “(Bio)Methane, The Road to Sustainable Mobility” conference, held May 27 in Brussels in partnership with the European natural gas associations for transportation (NGVA Europe – Natural Gas Vehicles Association) and biogas (EBA – European Biogas Association). The discussion focused on the virtuous circle of biomethane and its benefits, with reference to European policies for sustainable mobility. Read more »

amp Trillium Adds Two CNG Stations to Trucking Corridors

| USA, Brock and Kerrville TX

ampCNG Trillium CNG station - TXamp Trillium, LLC, the joint venture between ampCNG and Trillium CNG, has opened two new public-access compressed natural gas (CNG) stations in Texas. The company says the opening of the stations reaffirms its commitment to creating a nationwide network of CNG refueling stations along trucking corridors throughout the United States. Read more »

CNG Fuel Access Improves for Yangon

| Myanmar, Yangon | Source: Myanmar Times

Yangon, a former capital of Burma and the capital of Yangon Region in Myanmar, has recently imposed restrictions on the types of vehicles able to operate in the city, thereby limiting access to in-city Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) fuel stations. The Ministry of Energy has reportedly responded to demands for increased fuel access by approving the opening of a CNG filling station at Htaukkyant, approximately 35 kilometres north of the city. Read more »

US Patent to Revolutionize Gas Transfer Between Tug and Barge

| USA, Seattle WA

Elliott Bay Design Group (EBDG)’s partner Moran Towing Corporation has been granted US Patent 8,967,174 for “Articulated conduit systems and uses thereof for fuel gas transfer between a tug and barge.” The patent was filed with the United States Patent and Trademark Office on May 2, 2014, and in general terms describes arrangements and methods for transferring boil off gas between a liquefied natural gas barge and its tug, while taking into account the relative motion between the two vessels. Read more »