Fuel / Technology: Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG)

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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.

Natural Gas Vehicles for America (NGVAmerica)

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IVECO boosts commitment to NGVs to achieve zero-emission mobility

January 26, 2021IVECO continues with its commitment to reducing its carbon footprint and protecting the environment. Since it began to develop natural gas technology for the transport of goods more than 20 years ago, the manufacturer has managed to reduce CO2 emissions in the logistics processes of its Madrid and Valladolid plants in 2020, it has sold...

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New report highlights recommendations from national transit experts for zero-emission buses

January 26, 2021The Center for Transportation and the Environment (CTE) has released a new report containing recommendations for the adoption of zero-emission transit vehicles.

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Rolls-Royce supplying two mtu gas engines for first LNG-hybrid tugboat

January 19, 2021Rolls-Royce is supplying two mtu 16V 4000 M55RN gas engines to Sembcorp Marine Integrated Yard for the construction of the first liquefied natural gas (LNG)-hybrid powered tug.

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LNG Surges to Six-Year High With Cold Snap in Importing Nations

December 18, 2020Liquefied natural gas has made a dramatic rebound from a pandemic-induced demand collapse, and the rally in the heating and power-plant fuel could extend into next year.

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Anglo American signs ten-year charter contract for LNG-fuelled ships

November 11, 2020Mining company Anglo American has signed a ten-year charter contract for four liquefied natural gas (LNG) fuelled capesize+ vessels, introducing LNG into its chartered fleet for the first time.

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Pilot LNG to supply LNG as a marine fuel to GAC

October 21, 2020Based in Texas, US, Pilot LNG, LLC has laid the foundation for a partnership with GAC Bunker Fuels for the supply of LNG as a marine fuel from its proposed Galveston LNG Bunker Port terminal project, which will be the first dedicated LNG bunker terminal in the region.

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P&O Cruises receives first UK cruise ship to be powered by natural gas

October 19, 2020At 185,000 tons, 345m in length with 17 guest decks and setting new ground for guest experience, Iona is the first British cruise ship to be powered by LNG.

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Wind and LNG-powered car carrier concept under development

October 16, 2020Marine technology provider Høglund Marine Solutions announced it has taken a two-thirds stake in Vindskip AS, a company developing a wind and LNG-powered vessel concept.

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Wartsila Awarded Major Contract to Supply Carbon-Neutral Transport Fuels

October 15, 2020Wärtsilä, a company that specializes in solutions and lifecycle services related to the gas value chain, has been awarded a major contract to supply and construct a plant for the production of CO2-neutral liquid transport fuels.

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Chart Industries Expands Hydrogen, LNG Business

October 2, 2020Chart Industries Inc., an independent global manufacturer of highly engineered equipment, has completed the divestiture of its cryobiological products business – MVE Biological Products – to Cryoport Inc. for $320 million in cash.

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LNG bunkering network under development in Western Canada

September 29, 2020Cryopeak LNG Solutions Corporation and Sumitomo Corporation signed a Memorandum of Understanding to jointly develop an LNG bunker supply chain in North America’s Pacific Northwest ports, such as Vancouver, Fraser River Port, Roberts Bank and Prince Rupert, Canada.

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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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