Landi Renzo USA Adds Ford MY2018 F-150 with CNG

| Italy, Cavriago and USA, Torrance CA

Ford MY2018 F-150Landi Renzo USA is launching its first-ever F-150 Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) product for the all-new MY2018 5.0L gaseous prep engine. The company will be offering several options, including multiple CNG tank configurations and other essential equipment used in fleet operations. Read more »

5000 Hexagon CNG Cylinders for Indonesian Fleets

| Indonesia, Jakarta

CNG Taxi refuelling IndonesiaHexagon Composites’ subsidiary Hexagon Raufoss has recently received orders from PT Autogas in Indonesia for CNG cylinders for conversion of 5,000 taxis and government vehicles to compressed natural gas (CNG). Deliveries are scheduled for second quarter of 2017. Read more »

“Gas Fuel for Indonesia” Forum Highlights Recent Developments

| Indonesia, Jakarta

11th Indonesia NG Forum Road Show 2017In order to support the government’s policy to optimize the utilization of natural gas as a domestic fuel, the Indonesian Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources (ESDM) held its 11th Natural Gas Vehicle & Infrastructure Indonesia Forum and Exhibition a few weeks ago in Jakarta. The event was hosted by the Indonesian CNG Association (APCNGI) and endorsed by the Asia Pacific Natural Gas Vehicles Association (ANGVA). Read more »

Luxfer CNG Cylinders for McNeilus Front Discharge Mixer

| USA, Riverside CA

McNeilus Front Discharge Mixer CNGMcNeilus Truck and Manufacturing, Inc., an Oshkosh Corporation company, has selected Luxfer’s industry-leading G-Stor™ Go Type-4 cylinders and G-Flo™ valves for its S-Series Front Discharge Mixer compressed natural gas (CNG) fuel system. The Twin Vertical CNG configuration maximizes truck ground clearance without compromising on wheelbase. Read more »

Redmark Selects Cobham as Supplier of Type 4 Cylinders for CNG Conversions

| USA, Orchard Park NY

Pickup trucks-tank CobhamColorado-based Redmark CNG Services, a CNG conversion and service provider, has chosen Cobham Mission Systems (Cobham) as a Type 4 cylinder preferred supplier.  Redmark’s team has delivered upfit CNG vehicles to multiple fleets in the region. Read more »

Landi Renzo USA Gains EPA CNG Certification for MY2017 F250/350

| USA, Torrance CA

Ford-MY 2017 SuperDuty Commercial F-250 XLLandi Renzo USA, an approved Ford Qualified Vehicle Modifier (QVM), has received US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) certifications for its natural gas bi-fuel & dedicated MY2017 Ford F-250/350 6.2L engine with gaseous prep engine package. The approval builds on the company’s growing list of certifications for natural gas vehicle conversions. Read more »

Mexican City of Morelia Facilitates CNG Conversions

| Mexico, Morelia (Michoacán)

The City of Morelia, the capital of the central Mexican state of Michoacán, is receiving applications from public transport entities interested in participating in a program to convert vehicles from gasoline to Compressed Natural Gas (CNG). Marco Tulio Campos Vargas, city director of Environment and Sustainability, says the initiative aims to convert 1,400 vehicles between May 2017 and January 2018. Read more »

NGV Global Recognizes IVECO as a Pioneer of Natural Gas Vehicle Technology

| The Netherlands, Rotterdam

Pierre Lahutte, IVECO Brand President (R) receives the award from NGV Global chair Dr. Mike Gallagher (centre) and Executive Director Diego Goldin (L).

At NGV Global 2017 in Rotterdam this week, the inaugural “NGV Global Industry Champion” Award was bestowed upon IVECO in recognition of its commitment to the natural gas sector. At this time, when natural gas is commanding recognition as the most mature and affordable solution for sustainable transport, with the rapid expansion of the refuelling network and an accelerating adoption rate by fleets, this prize recognises IVECO’s pioneering work in developing a full range of natural gas vehicles – from LCV to Heavy Trucks and Buses – over the past 20 years. Read more »

Bio-CNG Flows From Filling Station in Yantai, China

| Germany, Lohne
EnviTec Biogas Installation

An EnviTec biogas installation

Environmental awareness is growing in China, and with it the market for compressed natural gas (CNG). Germany company EnviTec Biogas AG, a manufacturer of biogas production equipment, says that one of the several CNG filling stations in the eastern Chinese port city of Yantai is now taking deliveries of biomethane from two 1,000 Nm³/h EnviThan gas upgrading plants. Read more »

Peterbilt 520 and 320 Models with Cummins Westport ISL-G NZ Join CARB Project

| USA, Denton TX
Peterbilt 520 with Near Zero engine

Peterbilt Model 520

Peterbilt Motors Company, which introduced the Cummins Westport ISL-G Near Zero NOx emissions natural gas engine for its Vocational Truck models 567, 520 and 320, has announced Peterbilt Models 520 and 320 equipped with this engine have been granted eligibility for the California Air Resources Board (CARB) Hybrid and Zero-Emission Truck and Bus Voucher Incentive Project (HVIP). Read more »