ŠKODA Includes CNG for new SCALA in 2019

| Czech Republic: Mladá Boleslav; Israel: Tel Aviv | Source: ŠKODA

Skoda Scala rear-right viewThe curtain is up for ŠKODA’s new compact model: the new ŠKODA SCALA celebrated its world premiere in Tel Aviv this evening. The more than 400 guests at the presentation and a massive online audience heard that Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) is one of the options. Read more »

New Fiat Ducato Natural Power Ambulances Serve Budapest Airport

| Hungary: Budapest | Source: Budapest Airport

Fiat Ducato CNG ambulances for Budapest airportThree new Compressed Natural Gas (CNG)-powered ambulances have been introduced to Liszt Ferenc International Airport by AMS, the airport emergency service and bodyguard transport organization. The Airport Medical Service assists many of the airport’s disabled passengers to move between the terminal and aircraft. Read more »

Landi Renzo CARB-Certified for Ford MY2019 Models

| USA: Torrance CA | Source: Landi Renzo USA

MY2019 Ford with Landi Renzo conversionLandi Renzo USA has gained Model Year (MY) 2019 CARB Certification for the Ford Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) F-250/350 6.2L V8 Super Duty Truck and the E-350/450 6.2L V8 Cutaway and Strip Chassis. The CARB certifications cover dedicated CNG products. Read more »

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 »

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 »

Innovative Dual-fuel Technology Incubated at New Acland Mine goes Global

| Australia: Brookwater QLD | Source: New Hope Group

New Acland Mine HDCNG trial truck-473 CAT789CNew Hope Group, a majority Australian owned and operated diversified energy company has been capturing attention with its new hybrid truck that has been doing hard labour around New Acland mine near Oakey on the Darling Downs, Queensland, for the past two years. 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 »

Solaris CNG Buses for RATP in Paris

| France: Paris | Source: Solaris Bus & Coach S.A.

Solaris_Urbino 18 CNG ParisFrench public transport company Régie autonome des transports Parisiens (RATP) has placed the first of its orders with Solaris Bus & Coach S.A. for Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) -powered buses. RATP selected the Solaris Urbino as part of its drive for cleaner operations in France’s capital city. Read more »

Krummen Kerzers Purchases 20 LNG-powered Volvo Trucks

| Switzerland: Kerzers | Source: Krummen Kerzers

Krummen Kerzers Volvo LNGSwiss logistics specialist Krummen Kerzers has advanced its strategy for the sustainable reduction of CO2 emissions by purchasing 20 Volvo trucks that operate using Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG). Purchase agreements were signed last week. Read more »