Tagged Washington

Puget on track for Tacoma LNG launch in 2021

By Mirza Duran Puget Energy’s LNG unit still expects to fire up its liquefied natural gas facility in the Port of Tacoma on the US West Coast next year. Image: Puget LNG Washington-based Puget Energy is the parent company of both state energy utility Puget Sound Energy and Puget LNG, which are building the $310…

ABB hybrid-electric propulsion for Washington State Ferries’ newbuilds

By Naida Hakirevic ABB has been selected by American shipbuilder Vigor Fab LLC as the hybrid-electric propulsion and energy storage system provider for the newest additions to the Washington State Ferries’ fleet, setting the largest US ferry system on course for zero-emission operations. The new Olympic-class ferries, which will have the capacity to carry 144…

Chart Industries and IOCL to Promote LNG Market in India

By NGV Global IOCL and Chart executives signing MOU in Washington Chart Industries, Inc., a leading diversified global manufacturer of highly engineered equipment for the industrial gas and energy industries, and Indian Oil Corporation Limited (IOCL) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) on March 18, 2019 to promote the development of the LNG Market in…

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

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 Global Opportunities in…

New Flyer CNG Buses for Arlington Transit and Whistler Transit

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 Arlington Transit (ART),…

Natural Gas for Transportation Features in WGC 2018 Program

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 gas for transportation….

Protesters arrested at PSE’s Tacoma LNG plant site

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 down to an…

Trump to name new FERC members

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 is energy policy…