Linde MH Adds CNG H20 EVO Forklift Truck

| Germany, Aschaffenburg
Linde H14-20 EVO forklift with CNG power

Linde MH offers H20 EVO forklift with CNG power

Industrial truck manufacturer Linde Material Handling has taken its load capacity range to the next level with the introduction of series 391-00 EVO, which includes a Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) powered forklift truck. The EVO H14-H20 offering, covering load capacity from 1.4 to 2.0 tonne, brings in the natural gas model at the upper end with the 2.0 tonne H20CNG. Read more »

Inland Navigation LNG Emergency and Incident Response Guidelines Published

| The Netherlands, Antwerp

Report - EU LNG Masterplan Sub-Report LNG Safety Inland Navigation Apr2015The broadening adoption of Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) as a marine fuel for port and inland waterways transportation led the specifically formed Rhine Port Group to look into the safety issues associated with this cleaner fuel. The results of the recent LNG emergency and incident response study, now published, are a big step forward in LNG safety in Europe, says the Port of Antwerp. Read more »

Nor Lines LNG-Powered M/S Kvitbjørn Ready for Operations

| Norway, Stavanger

Nor Lines MS Kvitbjørn 2015Nor Lines M/S Kvitbjørn (trans. ‘White Bear’) is ready for regular operation as one of the world’s most environmentally friendly ships. M/S Kvitbjørn is the first of two new natural gas-powered cargo vessels to replace older tonnage in regular service between northern Europe and Norway coast to northern Norway. Read more »

Blue Sky Power Invests in Natural Gas Project in Qujing, Yunnan

| China, Hong Kong

Hong Kong based Blue Sky Power Holdings Limited (Blue Sky), a company engaged in the natural gas distribution business in the PRC since late 2013, has entered into an acquisition agreement in Yunnan Province in China that will further the development of Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) refuelling infrastructure and grow the heavy duty natural gas fleet. Read more »

Aspro Launches Niche CNG Compressor

| Argentina, Buenos Aires

Aspro CNG Compressor APE 10 70Argentine CNG compressor manufacturer Aspro has launched a new product line, known as APE 10 70 and described as ideal for space-constrained locations often encountered by builders of daughter stations. Furthermore, the new model is designed to reduce the cost of installation works by up to 45 percent. Read more »

Clean Energy Opens New CNG Fueling Stations, Receives Industry Accolades

| USA, Newport Beach CA

Clean Energy CNG dispensers 2015Clean Energy Fuels Corp. continues its impressive roll-out of Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) fueling infrastructure, with operations commencing at two new CNG stations in Southern California as well as two new truck-friendly CNG stations opening in Lake Havasu City, Arizona and Kansas City, Kansas. The company also received industry recognition for its new NGV Easy Bay® from Heavy Duty Trucking Magazine as well as the top transit engineering honor at the Canadian Deputy Minister’s Consulting Engineers Awards. Additional agreements representative of Clean Energy’s growing portfolio of natural gas fueling customers were also announced. Read more »

GAZ Group Supplies 95 CNG Buses to Krasnodar

| Russia, Nizhny Novgorod

GAZ Group PAZ-320412GAZ Group, part of one of Russia’s largest diversified industrial groups – Basic Element, has delivered 95 eco-friendly PAZ-329412 buses running on compressed natural gas (CNG), to Krasnodar, a Russian city located about 150km northeast of the Black Sea. The vehicles were purchased by passenger carriers of Krasnodar under the state program on gas vehicles introduction. Read more »

Mack Defense to Supply Natural Gas Powered Trucks to US GSA

| USA, Allentown PA

Mack Defense - Apr2015 Pinnacle day cabMack Defense has been awarded an indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity contract from the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA). As part of the contract, Mack Defense will supply Mack® Pinnacle™, Mack Granite® and Mack TerraPro® models from now until the initial contract ends Oct. 31, 2015. The natural gas Pinnacle is offered in a 4×2 and 6×4 day cab on this contract. Read more »

ANGVA Heads to Chengdu for 2015 Conference

 | Source: ANGVA

Logo-ANGVA20156th ANGVA Biennial International Conference & Exhibition – Chengdu, China, 4th – 6th Nov 2015

The Asia Pacific Natural Gas Vehicles Association (ANGVA) Biennial International Conference & Exhibition will once again be held in China. ANGVA 2015 will be held in Chengdu, the provincial capital of Sichuan province in Southwest China, a major city with more than 14 million inhabitants and home of the famous giant Panda. The city is one of the most important economic, transportation, and communication hubs in Western China. Read more »

TEN-T Finances Introduction of LNG to French Regional Waterways

| France

INEA TEN-T 2013-FR-92008-S mapAn EU TEN-T Programme aims to introduce greener fuels in French regional water transport and pave the way to their wide deployment in line with the new EU requirements on the reduction of maritime transport emissions. Project partners include Grand Port Maritime du Havre, Grand Port Maritime de Rouen, Ports Normands Associes, Port Autonome de Paris, Port de Dieppe and Département de Seine Maritime. Read more »