Fuel / Technology: Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG)

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Environmental Groups Take Aim at Retail Giants as Ocean Freight Polluters

July 22, 2021Two environmental groups have thrown down the gauntlet to 15 of the world’s most prominent companies, demanding they achieve emissions-free ocean shipping by 2030.

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Carnival Cruise’s New LNG-Run Ship Makes U.S. Debut in Port Canaveral

June 11, 2021Carnival Cruise Line’s Mardi Gras, made her U.S. debut, docking for the first time at Port Canaveral’s Cruise Terminal 3, built specifically for this vessel which is the first in the Americas powered by LNG. Port Canaveral-based Carnival Freedom and Carnival Liberty joined Mardi Gras as she made her way down the cruise channel.

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Zero-Carbon Fuels and Marine Shipping: Both a Will and a Way?

May 25, 2021Eliminating GHG emissions from marine shipping is an enormous undertaking, but the technological path forward has been reasonably clear for a few years. What has been missing is the requisite will among the shipping industry and regional and international regulators to require and implement the steps that need to be taken.

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US: Port of Tacoma expected to offer LNG bunkering service in 2023

May 10, 2021Puget LNG, LLC and GAC Bunker Fuels Limited have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to cooperate in the supply and sale of LNG marine fuel from Puget LNG’s terminal to GAC’s customers in the Pacific Northwest.

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Port cities are key to reducing maritime carbon emissions

May 10, 2021Port cities offer a vital — and overlooked — way to help decarbonize the global economy. The maritime sector has been seen as a laggard in decarbonizing, but port cities are perfectly positioned to help catalyze a reduction in shipping emissions

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Galileo Patagonia: smart LCNG fueling solution for heavy transport

May 7, 2021Galileo Technologies continues to expand its presence in international markets with the introduction of the Galileo Patagonia™ Smart Fueling Station, targeted at logistics centers and service stations, to guarantee LCNG fast filling.

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State of Sustainable Fleets 2021 Launch Event

Attend the State of Sustainable Fleets 2021 Launch event on May 26 at 8:30 am PT to learn about what the latest fleet data tells us about our new clean fleet reality.

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Secretary Pete Buttigieg Unveils New Alternative Fuel Corridor Designations

April 23, 2021Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg announced a new round of Alternative Fuel Corridor designations as part of the Biden administration’s push to advance electric vehicle charging infrastructure.

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New study confirms LNG reduces shipping emissions by up to 23%

April 20, 2021An update to the research study ‘Lifecycle GHG Emission Study on the use of LNG as Marine Fuel’ commissioned by SGMF (Society for Gas as a Marine Fuel) and SEA-LNG in 2018/2019 has confirmed that greenhouse gas reductions of up to 23% are achievable from LNG as a marine fuel.

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CMA CGM will deploy largest LNG-fueled container ships to call the U.S.

March 2, 2021Rodolphe Saadé, Chairman and CEO of the CMA CGM Group, announced he would dedicate six LNG-powered containerships to the U.S. market as part of the Group’s ongoing efforts to improve air quality and drive forward the energy transition of the shipping industry.

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Gasrec built bioLNG facility for one of UK largest private transport firms

February 22, 2021Logistics business Gregory Distribution has continued its drive towards a more sustainable and environmentally-friendly operation by installing its first bio-LNG refueling station. Last year, the company began a trial to test the suitability of biomethane to replace diesel in its fleet of more than 1,000 trucks – initially running seven Volvo FH LNG 6×2 tractor...

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British logistics company invests in sustainability with Volvo LNG trucks

February 17, 2021Armstrong Logistics has taken delivery of its first new Volvo FH LNG trucks as part of the business’s strategy to reduce its carbon emissions and improve the long-term sustainability of its operation. The five 6×2 tractor units have been specified with 155 kg LNG tanks for maximum range, and benefit from 12-speed I-Shift automated gearboxes...

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Natural Gas Open Letter to Secretary Pete

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An Open Letter to Secretary Pete on Natural Gas Vehicles

February 16, 2021Deploying natural gas vehicles will save money for municipalities, ensure reliable service delivery, and reduce pollutant emissions.

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ACT Virtual Welcomes Volvo Trucks North America’s President Peter Voorhoeve as Keynote Speaker for Event Launch

August 4, 2020The four-month virtual event will feature a dynamic lineup of more than 130 industry leaders presenting on the technologies driving the future of fleet transportation.

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The Time for Natural Gas Vehicles Is Now

October 23, 2019Natural gas vehicles are cost-effective, widely available, and substantially reduce emissions, particularly for heavy-duty trucks.

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Los Angeles and Long Beach Ports: The Voyage to Cleaner Air Throughout Los Angeles County

August 27, 2019The Los Angeles and Long Beach ports have been taking a holistic strategy to reduce pollution from transportation through The Clean Air Action Plan.

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