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Spain’s MOVES Plan Puts Brakes on NGV Support

Rate this article By NGV Global Scania R 410 Highline 4×2 LNG (Trento, Italy – Photo: Dan Boman) In Madrid on February 15, Spain’s Council of Ministers approved a proposal of the Ministry for the Ecological Transition which regulates the incentive program for efficient and sustainable mobility (MOVES Program). Unlike the previous two iterations and…

EuroCement Plans 1000 KAMAZ Natural Gas Trucks

Rate this article By NGV Global EuroCement group, an international industrial Holding company and Russia’s leading producer of construction materials, has concluded a cooperation agreement with Russian truck manufacturer KAMAZ, that will lead to the acquisition of one thousand natural gas powered KAMAZ trucks. The agreement was concluded at the Russian Investment Forum in Sochi,…

Agility Fuel Solutions Extends Long-Term Agreement with New Flyer

Rate this article By NGV Global New Flyer Xcelsior CNG bus for DARTHexagon Composites’ wholly-owned subsidiary Agility Fuel Solutions has signed an exclusive long-term agreement with New Flyer Industries Canada ULC and New Flyer of America Inc. (collectively, New Flyer) for the supply of compressed natural gas (CNG) cylinders for transit buses. “We are pleased…

Change of Leadership at Agility Fuel Solutions

Rate this article By NGV Global Agility Fuel Solutions (Agility), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Hexagon Composites (Hexagon), has appointed Seung W. Baik as President of the company, effective as of 5 February 2019. Mr. Baik says Agility will continue to target the alternative fuel market for commercial vehicles. Mr. Baik has served as Agility’s Chief…

Hapag-Lloyd Converts LNG-Ready Sajir to LNG Dual-Fuel

Rate this article By NGV Global (Image: BalticShipping.com) Hapag-Lloyd will retrofit its 15,000 TEU ship MV Sajir to operate using liquified natural gas (LNG). In future, the engine system will be able to function using either of two types of fuel: LNG or low-sulphur fuel oil (LSFO). The contract for the retrofitting was signed at…

Volkswagen TGI Models Gain Range with More Gas

Rate this article By NGV Global VW Golf TGI now with extra CNG Volkswagen has completely overhauled its natural gas models and is equipping its Polo TGI and Golf TGI with a third natural gas tank. This allows the Polo and the Golf to respectively travel up to 60 and 80 kilometres further in pure…

First Containership Ship-to-Ship LNG Bunkering in Europe

Rate this article By NGV Global Containerships, a full-service logistics company, has reported its first LNG-fuelled container vessel, M/S Containerships Nord, successfully underwent her first Marine LNG bunkering at the Port of Rotterdam on 24th of January. Containerships was the first container shipping line in Europe to perform ship-to-ship bunkering with LNG. Around 240 metric…

Natural Gas Futures Initiative Launched by University of BC

Rate this article By NGV Global The University of British Columbia’s Clean Energy Research Centre (CERC) has launched a major new initiative to investigate the sustainable development and use of gaseous fuels. Research priorities include the elimination of methane emissions and introduction of renewable sources as a means to decarbonize the natural gas energy system….