Containerships Collaborates with Don Trucking to Boost LNG-fuelled Trucks

| Finland: Espoo | Source: Containerships

Containerships cooperation with Don Trucking (IVECO truck)Multimodal transporter Containerships has signed a collaboration agreement with the Dutch trucking company Don Trucking in order to increase the amount of LNG-fuelled trucks in the region. The partnership guarantees trucking capacity of 15 new LNG-fuelled trucks for Containerships’ land operations in the port of Rotterdam. Read more »

IVECO Welcomes European Parliament Recognition of Decarbonising Role for Natural Gas

| Italy: Turin | Source: IVECO
IVECO Stralis NP London to Madrid

IVECO Stralis NP

IVECO welcomes the European Parliament’s backing of the amendment recognising the role of natural gas in achieving European decarbonization objectives.​ The European Parliament, in its plenary session, has voted its official opinion and amendments to the European Commission’s proposal for a regulation of CO2 emissions from heavy-duty vehicles. Read more »

Snam4Mobility Opens C-LNG Filling Station on Italy’s Adriatic Coast

| Italy: Pesaro | Source: Snam4Mobility
Italy_IVECO Stralis NP 460s at Pesaro C-LNG station opening

IVECO Stralis NP 460 at the opening (image: vadoetornoweb.com)

The first distributor for the supply of C-LNG (compressed and liquefied natural gas) in Pesaro, a town on Italy’s Adriatic coast, has been opened. The facility is managed by Italian fuel supplier ACEMA ((Agenzia Carburanti E Materiale Agricolo) and marks Snam4Mobility’s first plant to supply liquefied gas. Read more »

IVECO Stralis NP 460 “Sustainable Truck of the Year 2019”

| Italy: Turin | Source: IVECO

IVECO Stralis NP 460A year after winning the “Low Carbon Truck of the Year” title in the UK, the Stralis NP 460 has received another important award, having been voted “Sustainable Truck of the Year 2019” in the Tractor category. IVECO says the award, sponsored by Vado e Torno magazine in collaboration with Lifegate, confirms its position as European leader. Read more »

UK Bus Operator First to run CNG Minibuses

| United Kingdom: Basildon | Source: IVECO UK

IVECO Daily CNG for BlueBusBlue Bus Innovations has become the first company in the UK to operate compressed natural gas-powered (CNG) minibuses after ordering three 16-seater IVECO Daily Line Hi-Matic vehicles. The Luton-based start-up company says although performance is comparable, emissions reduction was the key to their decision. Read more »

New Northern Italian LNG Station to Fuel FERCAM’s Stralis Fleet

| Italy: Vipiteno | Source: IVECO

FERCAM Logistics Stralis NP at APS Fuel TerminalItaly’s LNG refuelling infrastructure continues to roll out with the recent opening last week of the first LNG refuelling station in the Alto Adige region, near the border with Austria. The opening was attended by Italian OEM IVECO, which took the opportunity to deliver the first Stralis NP LNG for Italian transportation specialist FERCAM S.p.A. Read more »

IVECO Stralis Achieves New LNG Distance Record

| United Kingdom: London | Source: IVECO

IVECO Stralis NP London to MadridThe natural gas powered IVECO Stralis NP has broken its own record for distance, again. First, it was 1,347 km, followed by an officially sanctioned 1,600 km and now its 1,728 km. The latter was achieved by a Stralis NP setting off from London and, after the short sea crossing from Dover to Calais, completed the road journey to Madrid without needing to refuel. Read more »

Germany Suspends Federal Highway Toll for Natural Gas Trucks

| Germany and United Kingdom | Source: DVGW and CNH Industrial

Iveco Stralis NPThe German Bundestag last week amended federal highway toll law to exempt lorries powered by natural gas from tolls from 1 January 2019 for a period of two years. The change will help to address the country’s growing CO2 emissions from the transport sector, at the same time providing a stimulus for the natural gas vehicle sector. Read more »

Hermes is First UK Parcel Carrier to Order 100% Renewable Gas HGVs

| United Kingdom | Source: Hermes

Hermes Launches IVECO StralisThe UK division of Hermes Europe GmbH, the consumer delivery specialist, has placed the largest ever initial order of Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) vehicles in 2018 in the UK, and is the first parcel carrier to have ordered the fleet of HGV tractor units running on 100% renewable biomethane, a renewable natural gas. Read more »

Hoyer Considers Bulk Logistics with LNG and IVECO

| Germany: Hamburg | Source: IVECO

IVECO Stralis NP for HoyerThe international logistics company HOYER, one of the world’s leading bulk logistics providers, is exploring the potential environmental benefits of introducing vehicles with engines that use the alternative fuel LNG (liquefied natural gas) into its road operations in the near future. For testing purposes, IVECO has handed over a Stralis 440S40 NP type truck. Read more »