Hexagon to Launch World-Largest Natural Gas Composite Cylinders at WGC 2018 NGV Pavilion

| USA: Lincoln NE

Hexagon Composites Titan53 CNGHexagon is building momentum for a cleaner energy future with the unveiling of a new Mobile Pipeline® gas transport module, the TITAN®53, which employs the largest composite cylinder tanks in the world. The newly developed cylinders and module optimize weight and capacity to meet the 80,000 lbs GVW limit in most of the United States delivering an estimated gas volume of 492,000 scf / 13,932 scm. Read more »

OrangeGas Reaches 35 CNG Stations in Germany

| Germany: Hamburg

Germany - OrangeGas acquisitionNetherlands-based OrangeGas has expanded its network of Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) filling stations in Germany with the acquisition of 12 CNG stations from a subsidiary of Marquard & Bahls AG Germany, Mabagas Fuel GmbH & Co., a provider of  biomethane (renewable natural gas). The takeover, which took place on 15 June, expands the OrangeGas network to 105 stations, of which 35 are in Germany and 75 in the Netherlands. Read more »

GAIL and Uber Partner to Roll Out CNG Initiative in India

| India: New Delhi

GAIL signs with Uber for CNG promotion GAIL Gas Limited, a wholly owned subsidiary of GAIL (India) Limited, the pioneers of City Gas Distribution in India and Uber, the world’s largest ridesharing company, have entered into a strategic partnership to promote the usage of CNG (Compressed Natural Gas) across various cities in India. In the first leg, the initiative is being rolled out in Bengaluru in the country’s south and will subsequently be extended in other cities. Read more »

Clean Energy Brings Cleaner Fuel Alternative to Kansas

| USA: Olathe KS

Clean Energy Olathe-Press-ReleaseClean Energy Fuel Corp. today joined city officials and county executives in the City of Olathe and Johnson County, KS to mark the opening of a compressed natural gas (CNG) fueling station that is expected to greatly reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions, fueling costs (almost $7 million), noise pollution, and maintenance expenses. Read more »

Wincanton Trials Volvo LNG Truck in UK

| United Kingdom: Chippenham

Wincanton NG truck trialWincanton, one of the UK’s largest logistics companies, is trialling a Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) powered vehicle as part of its general haulage fleet.  The gas-powered Volvo FH LNG 460 is being trialled as part of Wincanton’s ongoing commitment to exploring alternative fuels. Read more »

UPS Plans $130M Investment in Natural Gas Stations and Vehicles

| USA: Atlanta GA

UPS Natural Gas VehicleAmerican multinational package delivery and supply chain management company UPS plans to build an additional five compressed natural gas (CNG) fueling stations and add more than 700 new CNG vehicles including 400 semi-tractors and 330 terminal trucks. This $130 million dollar investment in CNG capacity for 2018 builds on previous UPS investments of $100 million dollars in 2016 and $90 million dollars in 2017. Read more »

Bolivia-Gazprom Initiative to Fund Massive Public Transport Move to Natural Gas

| Bolivia and Russia

Bolivia-Gazprom MoU signedAlexey Tyupanov, CEO of Moscow-based Russian Export Center Group EXIAR, and Luis Alberto Sanchez, Minister of Hydrocarbons and Energy of Bolivia, signed a Memorandum of Understanding mid-June to secure financing for supplies of gas-fueled machinery and equipment produced by Russian vehicle manufacturers. Read more »

Clean Energy Facilitates 168 Near Zero RNG Truck Grant Applications

| USA: Newport Beach CA

Clean Energy Carl Moyer FundingClean Energy Fuel Corp., provider of natural gas and renewable natural gas (RNG) fuels for transportation, has facilitated the filing of grant applications for 168 heavy-duty trucks equipped with the latest near zero engine technology and powered by Clean Energy’s Redeem™ renewable natural gas.  Read more »