SEAT and Snam Partner to Promote CNG and RNG Vehicle Fuel in Europe

| Italy: Milan | Source: SEAT
Italy_SEAT and Snam_003 SEAT President Luca de Meo (R) and Snam CEO Marco Alvera

SEAT President Luca de Meo (R) and Snam CEO Marco Alverà

Spanish auto manufacturer SEAT, with its comprehensive CNG vehicle lineup and Snam, European leader in gas infrastructure and committed to developing new refuelling stations have joined forces under a new agreement aiming to implement CNG and bio-CNG infrastructure and research and development projects. Read more »

Hyundai Santro CNG Raises Benchmark in India

| India: New Delhi | Source: Hyundai India

Hyundai Santro CNG (India)Hyundai Motor India Ltd. (HMIL), India’s second largest car manufacturer and the number one car exporter since inception, says the All New SANTRO family car has received over 38,500 bookings and 211,000 enquiries since its national launch on Oct 23, 2018. 18% of those are for the CNG model. Read more »

NGV Texas Celebrates 10 Years and 10,000 NGV Actions

| USA: Dallas TX | Source: NGV Texas

NGV Texas - vehicles for saleNatural Gas Vehicle Texas (NGV Texas Inc.), a North American leader of natural gas technologies, has celebrated a decade of operations. The company says it has led the adoption of CNG and LNG vehicles in Texas and around the Nation through its expertise in natural gas conversion, sales distribution and support. Read more »

Natural Gas Part of Spanish Multi-Energy Service Stations Agreement

| Spain: Lorca | Source: Andamur

Andamur fuel station, SpainSpanish integrated services company Andamur Road Solutions (Andamur) has signed an agreement with energy provider Molgas giving rise to a new company whose objective is to build and operate the network of liquefied natural gas (LNG) and compressed (CNG) stations, in strategic locations. Read more »

Gomselmash CNG Grain Harvester to be Tested in Irkutsk

| Belarus: Gomel | Source: Gomselmash

Gomsalmesh GS 4118 K natural gas powered harvester (2)Russia’s Irkutsk Oblast, located in southeastern Siberia, is to test a Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) powered grain harvester manufactured by Belarusian manufacturer Gomselmash. The trial has been formalised under a cooperation agreement signed by the Ministry of Agriculture of the Irkutsk Region and Gomselmash OJSC. Read more »

CNG Optimum ABS Testing Nears Completion

| Australia: West Perth WA | Source: GEV

GEV CNG Optimum 200 gas carrier designGlobal Energy Ventures Ltd (GEV), an Australian developer of global integrated compressed natural gas (CNG) projects, reports the Long-term Fatigue Test and 6,000 cycles Notched Burst Test for its high-strength line-pipe by ABS have been successfully completed. Only the Cooled Burst Test remains to gain full CNG Optimum cargo system approval. Read more »

HAM Opens LNG and CNG Filling Station in Zaragoza

| Spain: Barcelona | Source: Ham Group

Spain_HAM Alfajarin Zaragoza CNG LNGHAM has opened a new gas station in Zaragoza, in the town of Alfajarín, for the supply of liquefied natural gas (LNG) and compressed natural gas (CNG) to trucks and vehicles. Located in the El Saco Industrial Park, N-II kilometer 341, it occupies a strategic point within the national geography for the refueling of vehicles that travel between Madrid and France, passing through Guadalajara, Zaragoza, Lleida, Barcelona and Girona. Read more »

Pune’s PMPML Fleet to Add 840 CNG Buses in 2019

| India: Pune | Source: Hindustan Times
Tata LPO 1613 CNG bus

Tata LPO 1613 CNG bus

Pune Mahanagar Parivahan Mahamandal Ltd (PMPML), provider of public transportation services in the fast growing cultural capital of India’s Maharashtra State, says it will add almost 1,000 alt-fuel buses to its fleet in 2019, 840 of which will be powered by Compressed Natural Gas (CNG). Read more »

IVECO Welcomes European Parliament Recognition of Decarbonising Role for Natural Gas

| Italy: Turin | Source: IVECO
IVECO Stralis NP London to Madrid

IVECO Stralis NP

IVECO welcomes the European Parliament’s backing of the amendment recognising the role of natural gas in achieving European decarbonization objectives.​ The European Parliament, in its plenary session, has voted its official opinion and amendments to the European Commission’s proposal for a regulation of CO2 emissions from heavy-duty vehicles. Read more »

Catalina Pacific CNG Mixer Fleet in US Top 25

| USA: Glendora CA | Source: CalPortland

Catalina Pacific CNG Mixer TruckCalifornia-based Catalina Pacific® has been selected by Heavy Duty Trucking (HDT) as one of the nation’s “Top 25 Green Fleets for 2018”.  A CalPortland company, Catalina Pacific commissioned 118 new “Near-Zero Emission” CNG/RNG powered concrete mixer trucks that were placed into operation in the fourth quarter of 2017. Read more »