Omnitek Strengthens Presence in Turkey

| USA, Vista CA

Teknosis, Omnitek Engineering Corp.’s exclusive distributor in Turkey, is now operating under the name Omnitek Turkiye, as it accelerates sales and marketing of diesel-to-natural gas engine conversions for heavy-duty trucks and municipal buses throughout the country. Read more »

Wärtsilä 34DF Finds Home in Korean Shipyards

| Finland, Helsinki

Wärtsilä- 34DFWärtsilä Corporation reports the upgraded version of the Wärtsilä 34DF engine is rapidly becoming established as an industry standard, particularly in South Korea, but in shipyards elsewhere also. The three major South Korean shipyards are supporting the use of this engine for auxiliary applications in the LNG Carrier segment where dual-fuel engines are favoured.  Read more »

2015 North American NGV Conference & Expo

| USA, Denver CO

NGVAmerica 2015 Show logoWhen: September 15–17, 2015
Where: Colorado Convention Center, Denver, CO
Website: http://www.ngvshow.com/  Registration: click here

The largest gathering of NGV industry professionals in North America is taking place in just over two weeks time. If you want to be part of critical debates, learn about current and future industry-defining issues and explore cutting edge NGV technologies that have proven to be cost effective and climate friendly, this is the event you need to attend. Read more »

Anheuser-Busch Goes for More Gas with St. Louis Fleet Transition to CNG

| USA, St Louis MO

Freightliner Cascadia for Anheuser-BuschAmerican brewer Anheuser-Busch intends to replace all 97 diesel-fueled tractors in its St. Louis fleet with new Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) fueled tractors. By transitioning to the latest CNG technology, Anheuser-Busch expects to reduce carbon dioxide emissions by 2,500 tons per year. Approximately 30% of Anheuser-Busch’s heavy-haul dedicated tractors already operate using cleaner-burning natural gas. Read more »

First Public and Second LNG Refuelling Station for ENN in UK

| United Kingdom, London

ENN Huntingdon LNG StationENN, a Chinese natural gas infrastructure company, has opened a new open-access natural gas vehicle refuelling station for HGVs in the UK, strategically situated just off the A1(M) and A14 near Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire. ENN’s containerised station includes eight tonnes of LNG storage, integral cryogenic pump and dispenser, and market-leading net metering and billing systems. Read more »

Biogas Upgrading Facility in UK Uses Swedish Technology

| United Kingdom,

Purac Puregas Biogras Upgrade Facility Installation - Portsdown HillPurac Puregas, a Kalmar, Sweden-based company delivering biogas upgrading solutions, has delivered and installed a transportable CApure Biogas Upgrading Plant for a private company in Wiltshire County, England. The plant was fully assembled and rigorously tested in their manufacturing facility prior to shipment, making installation and commissioning a speedy matter. Read more »

US Market Open for Quantum HD NGV Systems

| USA, Lake Forest CA

California-based Quantum Fuel Systems Technologies Worldwide, Inc. is seeing opportunities open up in the North American market for its natural gas storage systems, vehicle integration and vehicle system technologies, evidenced by new CNG system orders, including follow-on orders from existing customers in addition to new customer wins. The systems to be delivered include Quantum’s complete Q-CabLITETM and Q-RailLITETM product lines made for heavy duty truck usage including on-road, refuse and oil and gas vehicle terrain applications. Read more »

First 400 Chery Bi-fuel CNG Taxis Arrive in Venezuela

| Venezuela, Caracas

Chery Orinoco taxis for Venezuela Aug2015The first 400 of a total 20,000 bi-fuel (CNG/gasoline) taxis has arrived in Venezuela from China. The order was placed with Chery International (Chery) and are intended by Venezuela’s Executive to renew the national public transport fleet via a Special Financing Program to Transport Units through the Public Bank.  Read more »

Clean Energy to Build New CNG Stations, Sell More Natural Gas

| USA, Newport Beach CA

USA clean-energy-canopy LNGClean Energy Fuels Corp. is to construct new compressed natural gas (CNG) stations for Arlington Transit (ART) in Arlington County, Virginia; Nassau Inter-County Express (NICE) in Long Island, NY; and North Kansas City (MO) School District, which is set to become the largest school district in the U.S. to transition its school bus fleet to CNG.

“Despite lower oil prices, Clean Energy continues to add fueling partnerships across all our transportation markets,” said Andrew J. Littlefair, president and CEO of Clean Energy. “No matter if they are with a school district, municipality or trucking company, managers of large fleets are looking for a cleaner fuel that reliably costs less and does not have volatile price swings. Natural gas continues to meet their needs.” Read more »