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LA Metro Awards Contract for 295 New CNG Buses

Rate this article By NGV Global The Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro) has voted this week to purchase 295 40-foot compressed natural gas (CNG) buses, which will be fueled by renewable natural gas (RNG). As reported by NGVAmerica, the contract includes an option for the purchase of 305 additional 40 foot CNG buses….

Portugal Issues Decree to Establish Alt-Fuel Framework

Rate this article By NGV Global Dourogas LCNG filling station at Carregado Portugal’s Council of Ministers has published Decree/Law 60:2017, promulgated on June 8, that creates the policy environment to set in place a national framework for the implementation of alternative fuel networks across the country. linking with its European neighbours. This Decree-Law, which transposes…

NGV Provisions Discussed at UNECE GRPE Meeting in Geneva

Rate this article By NGV Global The UNECE Working Party on Pollution and Energy (GRPE) is the subsidiary body of the World Forum for Harmonization of Vehicle Regulations (WP.29) that prepares regulatory proposals on pollution and energy efficiency to WP.29. This group of experts, which includes representation from NGV Global, conducts research and analysis to…

Optical Flame Detection Methods

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Global energy demand stumbles for third year -BP

Rate this article By LNG World News For illustration only (Image BP)By Ron Bousso LONDON (Reuters) – Global energy demand continued its sluggish growth last year as China’s growth fell to its lowest in nearly 20 years while renewables flourished, BP <BP.L> said in a report on Tuesday. Slower demand growth helped stall the acceleration…

NGVA: study shows LNG’s potential to cut GHG emissions

Rate this article By LNG World News NGVA Europe said liquefied natural gas (LNG) as fuel for passenger cars as well as light and heavy-duty vehicles brings significant benefits and cuts GHG emissions. The natural & bio gas vehicle association, in cooperation with industry partners, commissioned thinkstep, to perform an industry-wide analysis of the supply…

France’s ID Logistics Receives First Bio-CNG Trucks

Rate this article By NGV Global At the Forum des Solutions Ecoresponsables – Logistique Froid Innovation, an event held this week in Essone devoted to ecofriendly initiatives for innovation in the cold chain, IVECO formally handed over the keys to ID Logistics’ first two trucks running on Bio-CNG. Bio-CNG is a compressed natural gas derived…

Wartsila to install hybrid system on Eidesvik’s LNG-powered OSV

Rate this article By LNG World News LNG-powered Viking PrincessFinnish engine maker Wärtsilä has signed an agreement with Eidesvik Offshore to install a hybrid system with batteries on board of the latters LNG-powered vessel Viking Princess. Wärtsilä claims that the Viking Princess would become the first offshore supply vessel in which batteries reduce the number…

Shell shareholders reject emissions target proposal

Rate this article By LNG World News FILE PHOTO: A logo of Royal Dutch Shell is seen at Gastech, the world’s biggest expo for the gas industry, in Chiba, Japan, April 4, 2017. REUTERS/Toru Hanai/File PhotoBy Karolin Schaps THE HAGUE (Reuters) – Royal Dutch Shell shareholders on Tuesday widely rejected a proposal by an environmental…

Indian Railways Advances Natural Gas Locomotives

Rate this article By NGV Global IROAF CNG-converted DEMU State-owned Indian Railways, through its Indian Railway Organisation for Alternate Fuels (IROAF), has issued a tender for conversion of 30 Diesel Power Cars (DPCs) to run on Compressed Natural Gas (CNG). IROAF is charged with the task of seeking alternate energy modes, hence the drive toward…