CNG Fuel Flourishing in Belgium

| Belgium: Knokke | Source: Colryut Group

DATS24 CNG stationWith the opening of a new Compressed Natural Gas filling station in Knokke, DATS 24 has racked up 63 stations in its growing CNG refuelling network across Belgium. The company says this is the starting signal for the opening of 25 new sites where natural gas can be refuelled across Flanders and Wallonia. Read more »

Iran Reaches for 2,500 CNG Filling Stations

| Iran: Tehran | Source: Petroenergy Information Network
CNG station Iran

CNG consumption increased in Khorasan Razavi Province

The number of Iran’s compressed natural gas (CNG) stations is planned to reach 2,489 by late February, reports Iran’s Petroenergy Information Network. Hamid Ghasemi DehCheshmeh, director of the CNG Project of the National Iranian Oil Products Distribution Company (NIOPDC), said 40 new stations would come online during the 40 anniversary of the Islamic Revolution. Read more »

Lithuania’s Vlantana Trials Scania CNG Truck for Logistics

| Lithuania: Klaipėda | Source: Scania

Vlantana trials Scania TruckScania in Lithuania has partnered with the Vlantana logistics company and SG dujos, developer of gas infrastructure, to trial the first gas-fuelled truck in the country. The Scania R 410 with its 13-litre gas engine is being trialled on local and regional routes. Fuelling CNG in Lithuania is currently more than 40 percent cheaper in comparison with diesel. Read more »

Galileo’s LNG Expands Argentina’s Fueling Options

| Argentina: Buenos Aires | Source: Galileo Technologies S.A.

Galileo fueled first LNG fleet ScaniaArgentina’s Galileo Technologies, a global natural gas solutions provider, has fueled six liquefied natural gas (LNG)-fueled Scania trucks at the Anchoris thermoelectric power plant in Mendoza province. The Scania G340 trucks, owned by the Andreu carrier company from Mendoza, will transport the Virtual Gas Pipeline, the system used by Galileo Technologies to distribute gas as liquid fuel. Read more »

CLEANCOR Enhances CNG/LNG Solutions Capacity with Greenfix Asset Acquisition

|  USA: Fort Lauderdale FL | 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 »

Ocado and Gasrec Partner to Power HGV Fleet with Blended Biomethane (RNG)

| United Kingdom: London | Source: Gasrec

Ocado Natural Gas truckOnline supermarket Ocado has opened its first natural gas refuelling station at its Hatfield Customer Fulfilment Centre in the UK. Ocado is the first British retailer to completely self-fund the purchase of an onsite grid-connected station. The site launched with 29 Heavy Goods Vehicles (HGVs) powered by blended biomethane, a Compressed Natural Gas (CNG). 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 »

PitPoint to Add Belgium to Growing LNG Network

| The Netherlands, Nieuwegein | Source: PitPoint

PitPoint LNG location opens Apr2019Following the opening of 4 LNG filling stations in the Netherlands, PitPoint.LNG will open its first LNG filling station in Belgium, planned to open in April 2019. It will be located in the industrial area LAR Menen (Rekkem), at the existing Total petrol station. Read more »