High Horsepower (HHP) Summit: a Great Week planned for Jacksonville

| USA, Jacksonville FL
Tote Maritime LNG bunkering in port

LNG bunkering in Jacksonville (Image: TOTE Maritime)

The 2017 HHP Summit will convene industry leaders from the marine, mining, rail, and power generation sectors, November 6-9 at the Prime Osborn Convention Center in Jacksonville, Florida. Erik Neandross, CEO of event organiser Gladstein, Neandross and & Associates (GNA), told NGV Global News: “The market for natural gas in the off-road high horsepower space is getting really exciting right now, even in spite of the sustained price of oil around $50.” Read more »

Blue Corridor Rally 2017 ‘Iberia – Baltia’ Starts Sept 18 in Lisbon

| Spain, Lisbon

Blue Corridor 2017 MapIn less than three weeks the 11th annual natural gas vehicle rally “Blue Сorridor-2017: Iberia – Baltia” will kick off from Lisbon. The city will host the flag-off ceremony on September 18. From there, the participants of the rally will drive to St. Petersburg where the grand finish, timed to St. Petersburg International Gas Forum, will take place on October 5th. Natural gas vehicles will cross the whole Europe from its South-West to the North-East, overcoming the distance of more than 5.5 thousand kilometres. Read more »

WGC2018 Program – Call for Papers Closes 4 Weeks

| USA, Washington DC

WGC 2018 - Logo27th Word Gas Conference – June 25th to June 29th – Washington DC, USA

Call for Abstracts closes September 21, 2017

The 27th World Gas Conference is now less than one year away. The program includes many opportunities for involvement as a presenter and/or delegate in sessions relating to natural gas for transportation. Review the full list of topics available: wgc2018.com/topics/ Read more »

Biomethane For Transport a Major Theme for Upcoming Biogas Expo

| United Kingdom, London
Stagecoach's dual-fuel Optare bus

Stagecoach’s dual-fuel Optare bus

The London-based Anaerobic Digestion & Bioresources Association (ADBA) says that the contribution that biomethane can make to decarbonising transport and improving air quality around the world will be a central theme of UK AD & Biogas and World Biogas Expo taking place at the NEC in Birmingham next week (5-6 July). Read more »

2017 U.S. Coast-to-Coast NGV Road Rally Announced

| USA, Washington DC

NGV Rally 2016 Sea-to-Sea (2)NGVAmerica, the American Public Gas Association (APGA) and the American Gas Association (AGA) have advised details of their 2nd Annual ‘From Sea-to-Shining-Sea’ NGV Road Rally Across America. The event highlights the many benefits of using natural gas in transportation and the variety of vehicles available today that operate on natural gas over a two-week period, commencing this June. Read more »

First CNG Conference and CNG Station Network for Romania

| Romania, Bucharest

Logo_CNG RomaniaDenisson Energy (Antares Group), a member of NGVA Europe, is organizing a free-to-attend Launch Event for the deployment of the first compressed natural gas (CNG) station network in Romania. The event will take place on the 28th of April 2017 in the World Trade Center Bucharest. Registration opens 9:15 AM. Read more »

NGVA Europe Plans Barcelona Event

| Europe

NGVA_EUROPE_LOGONGVA Europe invites members and colleagues to attend its annual one-day conference, held this year in Barcelona on June 14, to discuss in depth the challenges and pressure points facing the natural gas for transportation industry in Europe. Recently appointed Secretary General Andrea Gerini says it is vital the environmental benefits from natural gas are reaffirmed in the continuous debate on air quality, particularly ahead of the next EC debate on the Clean Vehicle Directive (CVD). Read more »

NGV Global Recognizes IVECO as a Pioneer of Natural Gas Vehicle Technology

| The Netherlands, Rotterdam

Pierre Lahutte, IVECO Brand President (R) receives the award from NGV Global chair Dr. Mike Gallagher (centre) and Executive Director Diego Goldin (L).

At NGV Global 2017 in Rotterdam this week, the inaugural “NGV Global Industry Champion” Award was bestowed upon IVECO in recognition of its commitment to the natural gas sector. At this time, when natural gas is commanding recognition as the most mature and affordable solution for sustainable transport, with the rapid expansion of the refuelling network and an accelerating adoption rate by fleets, this prize recognises IVECO’s pioneering work in developing a full range of natural gas vehicles – from LCV to Heavy Trucks and Buses – over the past 20 years. Read more »

A Compelling Future for LNG Discussed at NGV Global 2017

| The Netherlands, Rotterdam
Keller at Plenary Day 2 Rotterdam Mar2017

Peter Keller discusses marine LNG’s progress and potential at NGV Global 2017.

Peter Keller, chairman of SEA\LNG, a multi-sector industry coalition created to accelerate the widespread adoption of liquefied natural gas (LNG) as a marine fuel and currently an Executive VP of TOTE, addressed the Opening Plenary of NGV Global 2017 on the very positive and unfolding role of LNG in the maritime sector. Read more »

Blue Corridor 2017 Rally to Focus on LNG for HGVs

| Europe

BC2017_Route002A4Coordinated by Russia’s Gazprom and Germany’s Uniper SE, the 2017 Blue Corridor NGV Rally has emerged from early planning to reveal the likely route and defined purpose, being to draw attention to the development of LNG as a viable fuel alternative for heavy goods vehicles in Europe. Named “Blue Corridor – 2017: Iberia – Baltia”, the natural gas vehicle convoy will take two weeks to travel from Spain to Russia. Read more »