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NGV Global to Convene Natural Gas for Transportation Session at WGC 2018

Rate this article By NGV Global Diego Goldin with convene transport discussion at WGC2018. In the IGU’s 2017 Edition of Global Natural Gas Insights, it is stated: “The use of natural gas in transportation is seeing exponential growth, offering significant long-term cost savings, while greatly improving air-quality”. As the initiator and convenor of the session…

New Flyer CNG Buses for Arlington Transit and Whistler Transit

Rate this article By NGV Global BC Transit CNG bus launch in Whistler North American transit bus and motor coach manufacturer New Flyer Inc. has announced a new order for its U.S. subsidiary New Flyer of America Inc., for 13 Xcelsior® compressed natural gas (CNG) forty-foot, heavy-duty transit buses. The buses will be supplied to…

Natural Gas for Transportation Features in WGC 2018 Program

Rate this article By NGV Global 27th Word Gas Conference – June 25th to June 29th – Washington DC, USA Call for Abstracts closes September 21, 2017 The 27th World Gas Conference is now just one year out. The program includes many opportunities for involvement as a presenter and/or delegate in sessions relating to natural…

Protesters arrested at PSE’s Tacoma LNG plant site

Rate this article By LNG World News Image courtesy of Tacoma Direct ActionSix persons have been arrested at the Puget Sound Energy multi-purpose LNG storage and fueling terminal construction site in Tacoma, Washington. According to the Tacoma Direct Action, the organizer of the protest, six of its members have been arrested after they locked themselves…

Trump to name new FERC members

Rate this article By LNG World News The United States president, Donald Trump intends to nominate new members to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC). According to the statement from the White House, Trump intends to name Neil Chatterjee of Kentucky to be a member of FERC for the term expiring June 30, 2021. Chatterjee…

Poland secures its first U.S. LNG cargo

Rate this article By LNG World News In its efforts to diversify the supply sources of liquefied natural gas, Poland secured a spot cargo delivery of U.S. LNG to its import terminal President Lech Kaczyński in Swinoujscie. The agreement was signed during the Polish secretary of state and chief of the cabinet of the president,…

Orrick adds LNG experience to team

Rate this article By LNG World News Energy regulatory practitioners Lisa Tonery and Erik Swenson have joined the global law firm, Orrick, from Norton Rose Fulbright US. Tonery led the U.S. Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) Regulatory practice and co-chaired the LNG International Business Group. Orrick said in its statement on Monday that Tonery will join…

Ministers Pradhan and Perry talk US-India LNG cooperation

Rate this article By LNG World News India’s minister of petroleum and natural gas, Dharmendra Pradhan discussed LNG cooperation with the newly appointed US energy secretary Rick Perry in Washington. Discussions revolved around energy cooperation between India and the US as well as India’s growing energy needs. Special emphasis was given to the export of…

Clean Energy signs three LNG fueling deals

Rate this article By LNG World News Image courtesy of Clean Energy FuelsClean Energy Clean Energy Fuels, one of the largest providers of natural gas fuel for transportation in North America, signed three LNG fueling contracts in Washington and California. The company signed the first of three agreements with Castan, a drayage truck operator based…