Belgium’s Remitrans Begins Fleet Transition to LNG

| The Netherlands: Breda

Remitrans goes LNGThe Dutch company LIQAL is building a new LNG refuelling station for the Belgian transport company Remitrans. The successful tender incorporated design, production and realisation onsite, up to the maintenance and 24/7 service. With the arrival of its own LNG refuelling station Remitrans continues to reduce CO2 emission in the transport sector. Read more »

Air Products Equipment Bound for China Energy’s First H2 Fueling Station

| USA: Lehigh Valley PA and China: Shanghai

Air Products, a world-leading industrial gases company, has signed an agreement with state-owned Shenhua New Energy Co. Ltd. (New Energy), a subsidiary of China’s energy conglomerate China Energy Investment Group Co., Ltd. (China Energy), to provide two hydrogen dispensers to China Energy’s first commercial hydrogen fueling station project in Rugao City of Jiangsu Province, eastern China. Read more »

Nordic Marine LNG Market On the Rise

| Norway: Stavanger

Coralius transfers LNG bunker to Fure West 2017 600Nordic LNG supplier Skangas completed 1,000 liquid natural gas (LNG) bunkering operations in 2017, representing more than 60% increase over previous years. The company says the driving force behind this rise rests in supply to new vessels both in regular routes and in tramp/spot market. Read more »

Repsol Completes Largest LNG Bunker for Mia Desgagnes

| Spain: Cartagena

Mia Desgagnes bunkers LNG in CartagenaThe Canadian-flagged vessel Mia Desgagnes, a new generation dual-fuel (liquefied natural gas and fuel oil) oil products tanker, last week received 424 m3 liquefied natural gas (LNG) as fuel at Spain’s Port of Cartagena. It is described by the Port as one of the most important bunkering operations carried out in the peninsula and confirmation of its positioning as a point of reference for loading LNG to ships. Read more »

Gas Natural Fenosa Aims for 100 CNG Stations in 2018

| Spain, Madrid

Gas Natural Fenosa station at Calle Fuembellida, MadridThis year, Spain’s largest integrated gas and electricity company, Gas Natural Fenosa, will majorly increase the number of its Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) supply station in Spain in order to meet increased demand in the coming years. As part of a plan to encourage the uptake of natural gas fuel, the company will invest EUR 18 million (USD 22.3 million) in opening gas refuelling stations this year. Read more »

Stabilis Opens West Texas LNG Fuel Depot; Completes Prometheus Acquisition

| USA: Beaumont TX

Stabilis LNG Depot opens Odessa TXStabilis Energy (Stabilis), a supplier of liquefied natural gas (LNG) to the industrial, midstream, and oilfield sectors in North America, has opened a 40,000 gallon liquefied natural gas (LNG) fuel depot in Odessa, TX.  The LNG fuel depot will provide customers with convenient 24-hour access to LNG and related services. Read more »

Port of Barcelona is Converting Straddle Carriers to LNG; Establishes Marine LNG Strategy

| Spain, Barcelona

APM Terminal BarcelonaApplus+ IDIADA, a provider of design, testing, engineering, and homologation services to the automotive industry worldwide, is working with the Port of Barcelona on an adaptation project that will see two of the Port’s straddle carriers converted to Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) operation. Engine modifications are being completed and in-field testing is expected to be underway before year end. Read more »

CNG Companies “O”Ring and InsightFuel Merge in U.S.

| USA: Macedonia OH & Coolspring PA
O'ring CNG System

“O”Ring’s transportable CNG fueling station

“O”Ring CNG Fuel Systems, a developer and operator of CNG fueling stations in western and central Pennsylvania is merging with InsightFuel, a manufacturer and specialty contractor serving the clean fuel transportation market in the United States and Canada. Read more »

GIE’s Updated Small-Scale LNG Database Highlights LNG Station Growth

| Belgium, Brussels

Gas Infrastructure Europe (GIE) has released its Small-Scale LNG 2018 database. The database provides the LNG industry and interested parties with an overview of the available, planned and announced small-scale LNG infrastructure and services in Europe. Read more »

Japan H2 Mobility formed to Deploy Hydrogen Refuelling

| Japan, Tokyo

H2 Station Construction TargetsJapan H2 Mobility, LLC (JHyM) is a company newly established by eleven companies to accelerate the full-fledged development of hydrogen stations for fuel cell vehicles (FCV) in Japan. Deployment will be guided by the Japanese Central Government’s Ministerial Council on Renewable Energy, Hydrogen and Related Issues (“Basic Hydrogen Strategy” published on December 26, 2017). Read more »