Hydrogen Refuelling Network Expands in Germany

| Germany: Munich | Source: TÜV SÜD

World H2 Station Map 2019In Germany, 17 new public refuelling stations started operation in 2018, further consolidating Germany as the country with the second largest public hydrogen refuelling infrastructure globally with 60 public stations, ahead of the USA (42 stations) and only surpassed by Japan (96 public stations). Read more »

New CNG Station for Trucks on Ontario’s QEW Highway

| Canada: Halton Hills ON | Source: Envoy Energy Fuels Inc.

QEW Highway Ontario (Image from The Toronto Star 2015Envoy Energy Fuels Inc. (Envoy Energy) and Truk-King Logistics Inc. (Truk-King) have started construction on a public compressed natural gas (CNG) station in Fort Erie, Ontario. The CNG cardlock station will include four fast-fill lanes for heavy-duty vehicles and 2 dedicated lanes for filling large capacity tube trailers for Envoy Energy’s mobile CNG refuelling operations. Read more »

India Launches CNG Station Scheme Amid National Network Enhancement

| India: New Delhi | Source: Government of India

Mahanagar Gas CNG StationIndia’s Minister of Petroleum and Natural Gas & Skill Development and Entrepreneurship Shri Dharmendra Pradhan this week launched a Dealer Owned Dealer Operated (DODO) model for setting up CNG stations. In a written reply to the Rajya Sabha, India’s Council of States, he also described measures being undertaken to massively expand the availability of natural gas across the nation. Read more »

ECO-GATE Introduces “ECO-G” as Unifying Brand for Natural Gas Mobility

| Spain: Madrid | Source: Naturgy

ECO-G (image by GASNAM)ECO-GATE (European COrridors for natural GAs Transport Efficiency), a European Consortium co-financed by the European Union and led by NEDGIA (Naturgy group’s gas distributor), has introduced the ECO-G brand, designed as the unique name to rename natural gas for vehicles. Read more »

IVECO Natural Power Buses for South-Eastern France

| France: Lyon | Source: IVECO France

IVECO Crossway Natural Power DPVAThere are several recent developments in the Dracénie Provence Verdon (DPV) agglomeration in south-eastern France that involve natural gas vehicles (NGVs). Frédéric Decompte, Director of Transport of DPVA, said the changes stem from moves to encourage bidding companies to renew their fleets with cleaner vehicles. Read more »

World’s Largest Double Deck NGV Fleet to Double

| United Kingdom: Nottingham City | Source: Nottingham City Transport

Nottingham CT Bio-Gas busNottingham City Transport (NCT)’s fleet of 53 biogas double deck buses will more than double in size this year, as a further 67 join the City Operator of the Year’s fleet. NCT has been successful in securing a further £1.12m from OLEV (Office of Low Emission Vehicles), which will be used to expand its bio-methane refuelling station at its main bus depot. Read more »

Calor Adds Sixth LNG Station to UK Network

| United Kingdom: Warwick | Source: Calor

Calor's Bristol LNG Station under constructionCalor, a leading provider of liquified natural gas (LNG) in the UK, has further enhanced its refuelling network for natural gas-powered trucks by upgrading its Aust LNG facility, near Bristol. It is a vital refuelling stop for LNG-fuelled vehicles using the M4 corridor to travel to London or elsewhere in the UK. Read more »

RTFO-certified Liquified Biomethane Now Available from UK’s Gasrec

| United Kingdom: London | Source: Gasrec Ltd
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Volvo FM LNG now available in the UK

Gasrec Ltd, a pioneer of Bio-LNG (liquefied landfill biomethane) for transport fuel, is now offering commercial vehicle fleets operating in the UK the ultimate fuel choice for long distance trucking: Renewable Transport Fuels Obligation (RTFO)-certificated biomethane. This offer of certified renewable gas fuel is a first for the UK. Read more »

Naturgy Inaugurates Toledo CNG Station; More to Follow

| Spain: Toledo | Source: Naturgy

Naturgy inaugurates CNG station at ToledoSpain’s international energy company Naturgy, formerly Gas Natural Fenosa, has expanded its domestic refueling network for natural gas vehicles (NGVs) with the opening of a new Compressed Natural Gas filling station in Toledo. It is the first of the three public stations that Naturgy will open in the coming months in Castilla-La Mancha. Read more »

Lebanon Transit’s P3 CNG Station Opens

| USA: Harrisburg PA | Source: Lebanon Transit

Lebanon Transit CNG BusThe opening of a new Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) fueling station in Lebanon, Pennsylvania, is another step in the building of 29 CNG stations across the State that will eventually fuel up to 1600 CNG buses. It is part of a public private partnership (P3) project commenced in 2016 with the support of the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) and Trillium CNG. Read more »