CNG Public Bus Fleet Burgeons in Sofia

| Bulgaria: Sofia | Source: Sofia Municipal Council
Yutong Euros CNG Bus in Sofia

Yutong CNG Bus in Sofia

In the Bulgarian capital of Sofia, a quiet public transport revolution is taking place. Twenty two Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) buses with low-noise engines will join an expanding fleet of natural gas buses that has been building over the past few years, replacing an aged fleet with modern buses.  Manufactured by Zhengzhou Yutong, these new buses form part of an order for 110 vehicles. Read more »

Irish Haulage Fleet Acquires First CNG-powered IVECO Stralis NP

| Northern Ireland: Antrim | Source: IVECO and Woodside Logistics

Woodside IVECO Stralis NP Italian vehicle manufacturer IVECO has secured a major conquest order with Woodside Haulage, a division of Woodside Logistics Group, delivering a Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) powered Stralis NP 4×2 tractor unit into service with the Irish transport specialist in the Northern Ireland town of Antrim. Read more »

Iran Second in World for NGVs

| Iran: Tehran | Source: TGEC

CNG filling station in IranIran sits comfortably in second position on the table of countries with the most natural gas vehicles (NGVs). That position is upheld by the government’s determination to strengthen the NGV sector and by massive gas reserves. Amir H Khaki, Managing Director for Tamkar Gas Equipment Co., a Tehran-based company that has designed, manufactured, installed and commissioned hundreds of large CNG refueling stations throughout the country, discussed the state of play with NGV Global News. Read more »

Agility Brings CNG-Range Versatility to UK Market

| USA and UK | Source: Agility Fuel Solutions

Agility launches 6×2 CNG tractor with trailer-mounted CNG fuel storage systemAgility Fuel Solutions has introduced the first CNG truck offered in the UK capable of 44-tonne operations at the UK Commercial Vehicle Show in Birmingham. The global provider of clean fuel solutions for medium- and heavy-duty commercial vehicles, introduced two new compressed natural gas products: a 6×2 CNG tractor, and a trailer-mounted CNG fuel storage system. Read more »

De Winter Logistics Lowers Emissions Footprint with Volvo FH LNG ecocombi

| The Netherlands: Amsterdam | Source: Volvo Netherlands

De Winter Logistics Volvo FH Ecocombi LNG De Winter Logistics from Honselersdijk, a town in the Dutch province of South Holland, has acquired a Volvo FH 460 6×2 box truck with dolly and trailer, powered by Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG). The LHV combination is used for the conditioned transport of floricultural products between branches in the Netherlands and Germany. The truck was delivered by Volvo Group Truck Center. Read more »

Mitsubishi Introduces FUSO FE CNG Concept in USA

| USA: Long Beach CA | Source: Agility Fuel Solutions

Mitsubishi Fuso FE CNG Concept USAMitsubishi Fuso Truck of America, Inc. has unveiled its FUSO FE CNG concept truck during the Advanced Clean Transportation (ACT) Expo in Long Beach, California. The CNG system on the FE CNG truck, developed by Agility® Fuel Solutions, is certified to the California Air Resources Board’s optional low NOx standard. Read more »

Maruti Plans No-Diesel Future for India’s Small Vehicle Market

| India: New Delhi | Source: Maruti Suzuki India Ltd and local media
Maruti Suzuki CNG Super Carry

Maruti Suzuki CNG Super Carry

In India, the production days of the small diesel-powered vehicle are drawing to a close according to Maruti Suzuki, the country’s dominant vehicle manufacturer. Late 2018, the Supreme Court ruled that no Bharat Stage IV (BS-IV) vehicle shall be sold across the country with effect from April 1, 2020, the date BS-VI comes into effect. That decision creates enormous potential for increased adoption of Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) -powered vehicles. Read more »

CASE Unveils RNG-powered Wheel Loader Concept – ProjectTETRA

| United Kingdom: London | Source: CNH Industrial N.V.

Case concept wheel-loader methane ProjectTetra (side)CASE Construction Equipment, a brand of CNH Industrial N.V., has this week drawn big crowds to the unveiling of its methane-powered wheel loader concept Project TETRA at the Bauma trade show in Munich, Germany. The public were treated to an insight into a sustainable, connected and technologically advanced future of construction using renewable natural gas (RNG). Read more »

Volvo Trucks Using Liquefied Biogas Trialled by Swedish Electronics Company

| Sweden: Jönköping | Source: Gasum

Volvo Truck trialled by ElgigantenSwedish consumer electronics company Elgiganten is commencing road trials of Volvo trucks powered by Liquefied Biogas (LBG). Using gas supplied by Nordic energy company Gasum and vehicles from Volvo Lastvagnar AB (Volvo Trucks), Elgiganten’s transport partners will run the outgoing transport from their Nordic distribution centre in Jönköping. Read more »

SEAT’s CNG Line-up is Comprehensive and Competitive

| Spain: Martorell | Source: SEAT
SEAT CNG Range

SEAT CNG Range

SEAT has declared its commitment toward a reduced environmental impact by expanding the role of Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) in its fuel mix. Already the brand has one of the most comprehensive CNG ranges, including the Mii Ecofuel, Ibiza TGI, Arona TGI and Leon TGI, offering a vehicle to meet every customer’s needs. Read more »