Fuel / Technology: Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG)

One of the Most Eco-Friendly Ships on the Baltic Sea Under Construction

April 14, 2020Tallink Grupp announced the construction of its newest eco-friendly LNG-powered shuttle ferry, MyStar, at the Rauma Marine Constructions shipyard in Rauma, Finland.

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How Two Fleets Set and Achieved Sustainability Goals

April 14, 2020Fleets interested in adopting sustainability goals have many factors to consider. There are a variety of alternative fuels to choose from, and there is no ideal or prevailing option that works for all fleets.

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Total Will Deploy First LNG-Powered VLCC Vessels in 2022

April 13, 2020Total signed an agreement to charter its first two LNG-powered VLCCs. The vessels, which are able to carry about 300,000 tons of crude oil each, will be delivered in 2022.

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Bloomberg proposes national clean-truck voucher program

January 22, 2020Democratic presidential candidate Michael Bloomberg wants to put back in place higher standards for truck emissions with the goal of electrifying 15% of the heavy-duty fleet by 2030.

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Massive R&D needed to decarbonize deep-sea shipping beyond 2050

January 15, 2020Oceangoing vessels challenge scale of newly introduced carbon-free power technologies for short-sea shipping and ferries.

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Transportation Heavy Hitters Form ACT Fleet Forum

January 9, 2020Major U.S.-based fleets have joined together to form the ACT Fleet Forum, an educational initiative that allows participants to share best practices on clean transportation technologies.

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House Passes Bill That Includes Alternative Fuel Tax Credits

December 19, 2019The House passed a tax extenders package that includes an extension of the $0.50/gallon alternative fuel excise tax credit, along with other measures important for clean-fuel transportation.

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Shell Looks at the Future of Fuel

November 27, 2019The company is making a compelling case for the future of new fuel and powertrain technologies.  

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ACT Expo Announces Agenda for 10th Annual Event

November 21, 2019GNA has released the full agenda for the 10th annual Advanced Clean Transportation (ACT) Expo, North America’s largest advanced transportation technology and clean fleet event.

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Cummins Commits to Long-term Sustainability Plan: Planet 2050

November 18, 2019Cummins is looking ahead to a net-zero carbon future with a new environmental sustainability strategy.

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Truck - Natural Gas Vehicles

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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California Governor Takes Actions to Slash Vehicle Emissions

September 23, 2019Governor Gavin Newsom is making moves in support of reducing California’s transportation emissions.

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LNG is the most “future-proof” marine fuel, says report

September 18, 2019LNG is the most mature, scalable, and commercially viable alternative fuel currently available for the maritime industry, according to a new report released by SEALNG.

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Natural Gas Vehicle Stakeholders Meet with Sen. Ted Cruz

September 11, 2019NGVAmerica members hosted an event with US Senator Ted Cruz, R-Texas, to discuss the importance of parity for natural gas vehicles.

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Ports

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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Climate Change and White House

Facts Not Furor: What the 2020 Candidates Should Be Focused On

August 5, 2019Close to two dozen Democrats took to podiums to share their vision for America. Their discussion on climate change glossed over a very real and pressing environmental and public health truth.

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