NGV Global to Co-Host the Natural Gas for Transportation Pavilion at WGCPARIS2015

WGCPARIS2015 logo NGV GlobalNatural gas as a transportation fuel will be showcased in a dedicated pavilion at the world’s largest natural gas conference, the 26th World Gas Conference, WGCPARIS2015, 1 – 5 June 2015. In a joint announcement, the WGCPARIS2015 Executive Director, Mr Daniel Paccoud and NGV Global Executive Director, Mr Diego Goldin, said that the objective was to profile the rapidly growing natural gas as a transportation fuel sector, within the world’s major natural gas event. Read more »

WGCPARIS2015 – Call for Abstracts

WGCPARIS2015 logoWorld Gas Conference 2015, Paris, June 1-5
Hosted by the Association Française du Gaz and organised by the International Gas Union (IGU), the World Gas Conference in Paris — WGCPARIS2015 — has issued a call for abstracts. The theme of the WGCPARIS2015 conference is “Growing together towards a friendly planet” which based upon four key pillars (or sub themes):
-  Human resources for the future
-  Natural gas available everywhere
-  Natural gas for a sustainable development
-  Combination with renewables and electricity  Read more »

Canadian Workshops to Focus on Medium and HD NGVs

| Canada, Ottawa | Source: CNGVA

EBI-fleet CNG Highway TractorSix natural gas fleet workshops will be held across Canada during February 2014 with a focus on medium- and heavy-duty factory-built natural gas vehicles. The half-day workshops are supported by Natural Resources Canada’s ecoENERGY for Alternative Fuels program.  These workshops aim to give fleets much needed information on operating compressed natural gas (CNG) or liquefied natural gas (LNG) vehicles including project implementation information as well as details regarding economic and environmental benefits. Read more »

REMINDER: NGV Global Calls for Nominations for 2014 NGV Champion Awards

Nominations Close 31 January 2014
Awards Presented at NGV Global 2014 Long Beach Gala Dinner

NGV Global invites nominations for the 2014 NGV Champion awards. These biennial awards recognise and honour individuals who, by their actions and endeavours, have promoted and inspired the development of a significant NGV program or activity.

The criteria for the awards include:

  • The achievements of the nominee have significantly advanced the use of natural gas as a vehicular fuel.
  • The achievements of the nominee can be clearly seen in terms of natural gas vehicles in use.
  • The achievements of the nominee have far reaching benefits in the widest interests of the NGV industry in the country concerned.
  • The achievements of the nominee are consistent with good character and political or business ethics.

Members and associate members of NGV Global are invited to make nominations for the NGV Champions award. (The nominee does not have to be a member or associate member of NGV Global.) Read more »

Thai CNG Bus Expertise will be at ANGVA 2013

| Thailand

Kittisoontorn Bus Co's Visait HansawardANGVA 2013 will start next week in New Delhi, running from 27-29 November. As a precursor to the event, conference organiser Bangkok Exhibition Services Ltd has conducted an exclusive interview with Mr. Visait Hansaward, Deputy Managing Director, Kittisoontorn Co Ltd, Bangkok, who is speaking on ‘Results and challenges of operating 400 CNG buses in Bangkok’ on Day 2 of the Conference. Kittisoontorn is a public transportation bus company servicing Bangkok and Pathumthani to the north. Read more »

NGVA Europe Selects Brussels for 2014 Show and Workshops

| Belgium, Brussels | Source: NGVA Europe

Logo - NGVA Europe 2014-BrusselsCall for Abstracts – 28 February 2014

NGVA Europe will hold its ‘5th International Show & Workshops’ from 8 – 10 July 2014 at the Kart Expo – Hall 2 in Brussels, Belgium. The event will be hosted by ARGB/ Le Gaz Naturel, the Belgian gas industry federation, and is organised by NGV Communications Group. Read more »

North American NGV Conference Draws Near

| USA, Washington DC

Logo-NGVAmerica_2013 2013 North American NGV Conference and Expo, Georgia World Congress Center, Atlanta, GA — November 18-21, 2013

The 2013 North American NGV Conference and Expo will feature a comprehensive conference over three days, a large exposition hall and numerous social functions for networking.

The conference will also feature off-site technical tours of nearby facilities and an engaging mix of over 75 presentations, panel discussions and breakout sessions addressing pertinent NGV-related topics. Read more »

AFT Asia Forges New Partnership

| Thailand, Bangkok

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NGV Global endorses Bangkok’s alternative fuel exhibition in April 2014

AFT Asia to co-locate with the region’s largest automotive after-market event attracting Asia’s OEM’s, fleet operators, government agencies, transport operators and vehicle convertors, over 10,000 trade buyers expected. The exhibition also welcomes for the first time the support of the industry’s international Association, NGV Global.

“The co-location of AFT Asia and TAPA 2014 from 28-30 April 2014 in Bangkok will create the most important automotive trade gathering ever staged in Southeast Asia. AES is delighted to partner alongside the Thailand Auto-Part Manufacturer Association’s event, move out of the crowded November schedule and combine our collective strengths to forge a long-term alliance of great significance to the region,” explained David Aitken, Managing Director of Asian Exhibition Services (AES) Ltd. Read more »

ANGVA 2013 Program Endorsed by GAIL

| India, New Delhi

Logo-ANGVA2013ANGVA 2013, 27 – 29 November
India Expo Centre, Greater Noida, New Delhi

Early Bird registrations close 1st October

On 6th September in New Delhi the Conference Advisory Board, chaired by Mr BC Tripathi, Chairman and Managing Director of GAIL (India), enthusiastically endorsed the final programme for ANGVA 2013. The evening provided a platform for India’s automobile industry through SIAM (the Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers) and India’s gas distribution companies to exchange ideas and strike a determined note to take the industry to the next stage. One of the main objectives of their support is to enhance the stature and potential of the industry in the face of government agencies. Read more »

American Trucking Associations (ATA) to Partner 2013 NGVAmerica Conference and Expo

| USA, Washington DC | Source: NGVAmerica

Logo-NGVAmerica_2013November 18-21, 2013, Atlanta, GA

ATA President Bill Graves to Deliver Keynote Presentation

The American Trucking Associations (ATA) has agreed to be an Event Partner of NGVAmerica’s 2013 North American NGV Conference & Expo, which will take place at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta, November 18–21. Read more »

Early Bird Registration Opens for NGV Global 2014

| USA, Long Beach CA

NGV Global 2014NGV Global 2014, Long Beach, California — May 5 – 9

Take advantage of our all-inclusive early bird registration rates now through November 29, 2013.

Join us for NGV Global 2014—the 14th biennial conference and exhibition—in driving the global shift towards sustainable transportation.

Southern California is the epicenter of North American NGV market development, where you can benefit from the world’s largest showcase of natural gas fuels, vehicles, equipment, and technologies. With thousands of NGVs of every size and shape now operating in Southern California, it is home to many of the largest and most successful NGV deployment projects in the world.

Details are available at

Blue Corridor 2013 Countdown – St. Petersburg to Narva

| Europe
The rally will display the diversity of NGV models available.

The rally will display the diversity of NGV models available.

The countdown is on with 26 days to go until the commencement of the Blue Corridor 2013 NGV Rally. This year, focus is on the Baltic region, to revive memories of trade routes and business relations of the legendary Hanseatic League. From the 3 to 19 October, natural gas vehicles (NGVs) supported by Gazprom Group, E.ON Ruhrgas and other companies of the region will drive along more than 3,900 kilometers of roads from St. Petersburg, Russia to Finland, Sweden, Denmark, Germany, Poland, Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia, finishing in Narva. Read more »

Preparations Advance for NGV Global 2014

NGV Global 2014NGV Global 2014 – 14th Biennial Conference and Exhibition : May 5 – 9, 2014, Long Beach, California

As preparation for it’s 14th biennial conference and exhibition,  NGV Global’s appointed organiser Gladstein, Neandross and Associates (GNA) in the US has partnered with Asian Exhibition Services (AES) on global sales, marketing and sponsorship services for the ACT Expo & NGV Global Conference and Exhibition, to be held conjointly in Long Beach, California from 5 – 9 May, 2014. Read more »

Linde to Outline New LNG Fueling Technology at LNG 17

| USA, Houston TX and Murray Hill and New Providence NJ

LNG 17Linde North America has completed development of a new liquefied natural gas (LNG) station design that will be installed at a Linde production facility in Indiana later this year.  The station uses patent-pending technology and an integrated design that offers exceptional performance and important advantages compared to existing stations. Details will be discussed during Linde’s presentation at LNG 17 next week. Read more »

NGVA Europe’s 4th International Show & Workshops Will Be Held In Sweden, June 2013

| Sweden, Gothenburg | Source: NGVA Europe

Logo NGV 2013 GothenburgNGV 2013 Gothenburg, the 4th International Show & Workshops, June 11 – 13, Gothenburg, Sweden

From 11 to 13 June 2013, NGVA Europe will hold the ‘4th NGVA Europe International Show & Workshops’ in Gothenburg, Sweden. This NGVA Europe event will be hosted by Energigas Sverige (The Swedish Gas Association), gold sponsored by Volvo and is organised by NGV Communications Group. After the success enjoyed by the valuable NGV2011 Berlin and NGV2012 Bologna events & workshops, it is now Gothenburg’s turn to welcome the NGV related industry. Read more »