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Eight oil and gas majors commit to cut methane emissions

Rate this article By Offshore Energy Today Six oil and gas majors ExxonMobil, Shell, Total, Eni, Statoil, Repsol, BP, and Wintershall have said they would commit further to reducing methane emissions from the natural gas assets they operate… … Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Offshore Energy Today

BC’s TransLink Orders New Flyer Buses with Cummins LN9 Engines

Rate this article By NGV Global New Flyer Industries Canada ULC (New Flyer), the Canadian subsidiary of NFI Group, has been contracted by South Coast British Columbia Transportation Authority (TransLink) to supply 106 Xcelsior® compressed natural gas (CNG) forty-foot, heavy-duty transit buses. The order was supported by the Federal Gas Tax Fund, through which the…

NGVA Europe: EC Mobility Package Needs Expansion

Rate this article By NGV Global Well-to-wheel approach can accelerate transition to transport decarbonisation NGVA Europe welcomes the publication of the EU Commission’s second part of the Mobility Package but says the tailpipe emissions approach is discriminatory and limiting. It is calling for a more comprehensive approach to be introduced for assessing environmental benefits from…

CMA CGM picks LNG-fueled engines for its newbuilds

Rate this article By LNG World News Image courtesy of CMA CGMFrench shipping company CMA CGM decided to equip nine of its newbuild 22,000 TEU containerships with engines running on liquefied natural gas (LNG). CMA CGM said in its statement that the vessels are scheduled for delivery in 2020. Although the containerships will be LNG-fueled…

Skoda Offers Bye-Bye Bonus for CNG Vehicles

Rate this article By NGV Global Skoda Octavia G-Tec CNG Take your old diesel car off the roads in Germany, replace it with a new Škoda Octavia G-tec or Octavia Combi G-tec and receive up to € 7,000 (USD 8,150) in environmental benefit as a ‘Bye-Bye bonus’. The offer remains valid until December 31, 2017…

Oil & gas industry majors unite for investments in low emissions tech

Rate this article By Offshore Energy Today.. The Oil and Gas Climate Initiative (OGCI) has announced its first three investments, moving forward the organization’s commitments into concrete action to spur the growth of promising low carbon technologies. Launched in 2014, OGCI is currently made up of ten oil and gas companies that pool expert knowledge…

ESL Shipping’s second LNG-fueled bulker launched in China

Rate this article By LNG World News Image courtesy of ESL ShippingESL Shipping, an Aspo Group company, launched on Friday its second LNG-fueled dry cargo vessel at the Jinling shipyard in Nanjing, China. The 160-meter dry cargo vessel named Haaga has now been moved to the outfitting quay. Its sister vessel Viikki was launched at…

BW GDF Suez Brussels LNG carrier ready for Panama Canal

Rate this article By LNG World News BW GDF Suez Brussels (Image courtesy of BW LNG)Liquefied natural gas (LNG) tanker BW GDF Suez Brussels will now be able to transit the expanded Panama Canal after getting new mooring lines in Singapore. The vessel recently spent a few days in Singapore undergoing modifications, including grinding and…