Compac Brings World Class Fast Fill Technology to India

| India and New Zealand | Source: Compac Industries

Compac 4-hose fast-fill CNG for IGLNatural Gas Vehicles have to wait for a long time at India’s compressed natural gas stations (CNG) as growth in the number of vehicles running CNG has outpaced the rate of expansion in the refuelling stations. The situation is further aggravated by paucity of land for putting up new CNG stations. All that is about to change with a new dispenser designed and manufactured by Compac Industries. Read more »

NW Natural Tests GoFlo Mobile CNG Compressor

| USA: Bend OR | Source: Onboard Dynamics

Onboard Dynamics GoFlo CNG80 Mobile CompressorOregon-based Onboard Dynamics has delivered their GoFlo® CNG80 mobile compressor unit to NW Natural, the largest independent natural gas utility in the Pacific Northwest. The unit is being used to fill tube trailers for bringing compressed natural gas to where it is needed throughout the company’s service territory. Read more »

Dairy Facility Orders Puregas Turnkey RNG Solution, First for U.S.

| Finland and USA | Source: Wärtsilä Corporation
Oregon Wartsila biodigester

The Puregas solution will convert methane gas from cow manure into sustainable transportation fuel.

Technology from Puregas Solutions, a part of the technology group Wärtsilä, will process 3100 cfm (cubic feet per minute) of biogas from the anaerobic digestion of manure from more than 50,000 dairy cows in Oregon. The renewable natural gas (RNG) will then be injected into a pipeline for use as transportation fuel in neighbouring California. Read more »

Westport-Weichai Agreement Begins HPDI 2.0 Technology Commercialization for China

| Canada: Vancouver BC

Westport_HPDI-2.0

Westport Fuel Systems Inc. reports it has entered into definitive development and supply agreements with Weichai Westport Inc. (WWI) to develop, market, and commercialize a heavy-duty, natural gas engine featuring the Westport HPDI 2.0™ technology, based on one of Weichai Power Co., Ltd.’s heavy-duty engine platforms. Weichai Power and WWI are affiliates of the Weichai Holding Group Co., Ltd (Weichai). Read more »

Agility Launches Advanced Clean Fuel Solutions in India for Long-Range Buses and Trucks

| USA: Costa Mesa CA

Agility Fuel Solutions ProRail CNG System

ProRail CNG System by Agility

Agility Fuel Solutions, a leading global provider of clean fuel solutions for medium- and heavy-duty commercial vehicles, announced today at the Busworld India tradeshow in Bengaluru that its efficient, globally-used clean energy storage and powertrain systems are being launched in the Indian market with a turnkey approach that includes design, manufacture, testing and aftermarket support, with the requisite local certifications and homologation. Read more »

Sauer Compressors USA Celebrates 20th Anniversary

| USA: Stevensville MD

Sauer CNG compressorSauer Compressors USA, an affiliate of Kiel-based Sauer Group in Germany, is celebrating its 20th anniversary this year as a provider of quality medium and high-pressure compressors. Sauer USA has grown from small beginnings to become an international network throughout the United States, Canada, Mexico, and Central America. Read more »

WEH® Breakaway Couplings Increase Safety During CNG Refuelling

| Germany: Illertissen

WEH Break AwayWEH GmbH, a leading manufacturer in fluid systems connection technology based in Illertissen, Germany, designs products to enhance the safety and functionality of the expanding global CNG filling station network for self-service operation. The recently introduced WEH® breakaway couplings, also available for hydrogen stations, can offer a substantial additional safety factor at these stations. Read more »

Oasis’ New CNG Inline Trailer Breakaway Designed for Safety and Convenience

| New Zealand: Tauranga

Oasis Eng IB108 Inline Trailer BreakawayOasis Engineering, a specialist Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) and product development company based in Tauranga, New Zealand, has designed and manufactured the latest technology in Trailer Breakaway’s for the Natural Gas Vehicle (NGV) industry. Read more »

Kiwa Expands Hydrogen Testing Centre in The Netherlands

| The Netherlands: Rijswijk

Kiwa H2 imageKiwa, a global supplier of Testing, Inspection and Certification services, has responded to increased demand from fuel-cell car manufacturers who are finding new ways to integrate components such as pressure regulators, protections and closures in one module. Kiwa has invested in a high capacity hydrogen compressor that allows optimal testing of these multiple on-tank valves. Read more »