Endesa Completes Fifth CNG Station in France, in Metro Paris

| France: Paris

Endesa CNG station Ile de FranceSpanish energy company Endesa S.A., a subsidiary of Italian multinational energy supplier Enel Group, and SIGEIF (the inter-council association for managing gas and electricity in Île-de-France) plan to build a new Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) public filling station in Paris. The contract was awarded as part of the plan to tackle pollution in the city of Paris and its metropolitan area. Read more »

Natural Gas Buses Cost Effective for Helsinki Metro Public Transport

| Finland: Helsinki

Scania Bus, natural gas  by GasumThe number of gas-fueled buses in the Helsinki Metropolitan Area will increase when Scania delivers two new gas buses to the bus company Helsingin Bussiliikenne at the beginning of 2019. Finnish energy gas company Gasum says new-generation gas buses are the most cost-effective way to reduce carbon dioxide and local emissions from urban transport. Read more »

Galicia Home to Spain’s First High-Powered IVECO Stralis NP 460 Fleet

| Spain: Madrid

IVECO LNG lorries for EndesaEndesa S.A, an energy supplier in Spain, is to introduce three new high-powered and ecologically efficient lorries that run on liquefied natural gas (LNG) to its coal transport service between Ferrol Port Terminal and the As Pontes Thermal Production Unit in A Coruña. They are said to be the first of their kind on Europe’s roads. Read more »

ALDI South Field-testing Iveco Natural Gas Trucks in Germany

| Germany: Mülheim an der Ruhr

ALDI SOUTH launches long-term test with natural gas trucksThe ALDI SÜD group of companies in Germany’s west is testing four natural gas trucks in daily goods traffic. Over a period of five years, it will be shown to what extent the climate-friendly drive technology can be used as an alternative to diesel models. The natural gas trucks operate in the catchment area of ​​four ALDI SÜD regional companies. Read more »

ENGIE Opens France’s First Multi-fuel Station to Refuel Hydrogen Utility Fleet

| France: Paris

France_Engie bdo-inauguration-station-hydrogeneLocated in the heart of the International Market of Rungis, ENGIE’s new hydrogen fuel station will power a fleet of 50 Renault Kangoo Z.E. utility vehicles, recently made available for long-term rental through Alphabet, a leader in mobility solutions for companies in France. Read more »

WM’s RNG Facility Unveiled in Kentucky

| USA: Louisville KY

Louisville KY WM RNG PlantFuel for 800 Waste Collection Trucks

Waste Management, North America’s leading provider of comprehensive waste management services, this week unveiled its Outer Loop Recycling and Disposal Facility, built to turn waste from the landfill into usable, renewable natural gas (RNG). This innovative facility captures methane produced by the landfill and converts it to pipeline quality natural gas. Read more »

New Flyer Awarded TransLink Order for 47 CNG Buses

| Canada: Winnipeg MB

New Flyer CNG buses for TransLink in Surrey BCNew Flyer Industries Canada ULC (New Flyer), the Canadian subsidiary of NFI Group Inc., says it has been awarded by South Coast British Columbia Transportation Authority (TransLink) an order for 47 compressed natural gas (CNG) forty-foot, heavy-duty transit buses. Read more »

Stuttgart Adds More Mercedes-Benz Econic NGTs for Waste Collection

| Germany: Stuttgart

Mercedes-Benz Econic NGT 2630Waste Management Stuttgart (AWS) is very aware that it operates in a city challenged by excessive particulate matter pollution and where the city managers are formulating the terms and scope of a diesel ban, an action recently upheld by Germany’s Federal Administrative Court. To navigate the city for environmentally sensitive collection of waste requires specialised vehicles and a Euro VI natural gas fuelled solution is meeting the brief. Read more »

Pittsburgh Carrier Will Trial Mack Anthem Natural Gas Test-Tractors

| USA: Greensboro NC

Mack Anthem with CWI Near Zero enginePittsburgh-based carrier Pitt Ohio will test two Mack Anthem® highway tractors equipped with Cummins Westport ISX12N natural gas engines. They will be tested during the next year as part of an ongoing commitment to reducing the environmental impact of their fleet through the use of alternative fuels. Read more »

South African Agreement will lead to Beer Deliveries with LNG

| South Africa: Johannesburg

Renergen subsidiary Tetra4Renergen Limited, incorporated in the Republic of South Africa, and Anheuser-Busch InBev SA/NV, have concluded a Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) Fuel Sales Agreement through their respective subsidiaries Tetra4 Proprietary Limited and South African Breweries (SAB). The agreement calls for the provision of natural gas by Tetra4 to SAB to use in displacing diesel use in trucks. Read more »