CLEANCOR Enhances CNG/LNG Solutions Capacity with Greenfix Asset Acquisition

| SEACOR Holdings Inc. | Source: SEACOR Holdings Inc.
Greenfix Quick Response Station

GreenFix Quick Response Station for CNG or LNG

CLEANCOR Equipment Solutions LLC has acquired substantially all of the assets of GreenFix America, LLC, a Palm Springs, California-based company. The acquired equipment will further CLEANCOR’s ability to offer turnkey liquefied natural gas (LNG) and compressed natural gas (CNG) solutions for use by truck fleets and other applications. Read more »

Egypt Funds Thousands of Vehicle Conversions to CNG

| Egypt: Cairo | Source: Ministry of Petroleum

Car Gas image (Egypt)Egypt’s Micro, Small, and Medium Enterprises Development Agency (MSMEDA) has signed two contracts to convert 4,000 cars from diesel to compressed natural gas (CNG) fuel. The contracts were signed by Engineer Tarek Al-Mulla, Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources, Mrs. Niven Jameh, CEO of the SME Development Agency and representatives of Cargas and Gastec. Read more »

SEAT Enhances CNG Leon with New 1.5 TGI Evo Engine

| Spain: Martorell | Source: SEAT
SEAT Leon 1.5 TGI EVO

CNG-powered Leon now available with a new 1.5 TGI Evo engine

SEAT is enhancing the compressed natural gas-powered variant of the popular Leon with a new 1.5 litre TGI engine and increased CNG range with the integration of three gas tanks. Smart integration of three compressed natural gas tanks boosts range in CNG-only mode to 500km without compromising practicality and driveability. Read more »

California’s Overseas Freight Powers Near-Zero Outfitted Kenworths with RNG

| USA: Newport Beach CA | Source: Clean Energy Fuels

Kenworth T680North American natural gas supplier Clean Energy Fuels Corp. has been contracted to supply Redeem™ renewable natural gas (RNG) to intermodal trucking company Overseas Freight as part of an emissions reduction initiative in the Ports of Long Beach and Los Angeles. Read more »

Landi Renzo USA Lists MY2019 Ford EPA Certifications

| USA: Torrance CA | Source: Landi Renzo

Ford F450Following a banner year in 2018, Landi Renzo USA has secured EPA certification for the F-450/550, F-650/750, and F-53/59 for Model Year 2019. Fleets have the opportunity to take advantage of all CNG products – open for orders. Read more »

CNG Buses Piloted for Interstate Routes in India

| India: New Delhi | Source: The Times of India
Tata CNG Buses complete 1 billion kms

DTC’s Tata CNG buses passed the billion kms mark in 2015

Delhi Transport Corporation (DTC) is planning to restart interstate passenger services after an eight-year hiatus, with buses using Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) to commence a pilot project around the national capital from February 2019. Read more »

PIMK and IVECO Bring 50 STRALIS NP (CNG) Trucks to Bulgaria

| Bulgaria: Plovdiv | Source: CNH Industrial
IVECO Stralis NP for PIMK in Plovdiv (front)

Image courtesy of TRAFFICNEWS.BG

PIMK Ltd., one of the leading transport companies in Eastern Europe and largest in Bulgaria, has increased its sustainability credentials with the purchase of 50 new IVECO Stralis NP 400HP trucks running on Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) to provide green logistics services to its partners across Europe. PIMK has selected the STRALIS NP AS440S40T/P model. Read more »

McDonalds Spain Adopts Green Logistics with Scania and HAVI

| Spain: Madrid | Source: Scania

HAVI and Scania service McDonaldsAs key players in the McDonald’s supply chain, HAVI Logistics Europe (HAVI) and Scania are responding to growing consumer demands for more sustainable transports. In Spain, the companies are accelerating the five-year roadmap that aims to cut CO2 emissions from the restaurant chain’s delivery vehicles. Read more »

Waste Management 2018 Sustainability Report Highlights NGV Contribution

| USA: Houston TX | Source: Waste Management, Inc.

WM Natural Gas Powered Front Loader TruckWaste Management (WM) this week released its 2018 Sustainability Report — Driving Change: Change for the Better. The report highlights progress toward reducing Waste Management’s (WM) greenhouse gas footprint, recycling viability, technology utilization and helping employees, customers and communities to be safe, resilient and sustainable. Read more »

HAM Opens LNG-CNG Station on Madrid-Lisbon Route

| Spain: Barcelona | Source: HAM Group

HAM's LCNG station in MeridaBarcelona-based HAM Group has opened the first natural gas fueling station in Extremadura, a western Spanish region bordering Portugal. The new service station, open 24/7 and all year, is set up to supply compressed natural gas (CNG) and liquefied natural gas (LNG) to trucks and vehicles. Read more »