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monday, 9. November 2015

Scientists increase capacity of NGV fuel tanks

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monday, 9. November 2015

Audi and two French distributors of natural gas new members of NGVA Europe

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friday, 21. July 2017

USCG Guides Simultaneous Operations During LNG Fuel Transfer

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LIQAL to Build Third LNG Fuel Station in Belgium; Joins NGVA Europe

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Scientists increase capacity of NGV fuel tanks

monday, 9. November 2015

A new and innovative way to store methane could speed the development of natural gas-powered cars that don’t require the high pressures or cold temperatures of today’s compressed or liquefied natural gas vehicles, the magazine of the University of California Berkeley writes. The findings have been published online on October 26 in the science journal Nature. UC Berkeley chemists, together with...více » 

 

Audi and two French distributors of natural gas new members of NGVA Europe

monday, 9. November 2015

The German car maker Audi and the French distribution and transmission pipeline operators of natural gas GRDF and GRTgaz recently became members of NGVA Europe. Audi produces cars on natural gas and is also pioneering in the production of synthetic natural gas through excess energy from windturbines (power to gas). GRDF (Gaz Réseau Distribution France) is a subsidiary of ENGI and connected to 11...více » 

 

University in Germany turns diesel tractor into NGV to stimulate use of biomethane

monday, 9. November 2015

The German University of Rost ock has developed a tractor on natural gas in cooperation with manufacturer Deutz AG. Scientists of the university transformed the diesel engine the tractor comes equipped with into a natural gas engine by substituting the diesel injectors with sparkplugs and fitting a system to introduce gas into the cylinders. ‘The engine has passed all the tests’, says Sasche...více » 

 

Belgian region of Flanders will cut road tax for cars on natural gas

monday, 9. November 2015

The Belgian region of Flanders will cut road tax for cars on natural gas to zero next year. Registration taxes will also be scrapped for natural gas cars. The measures will be in place till at least 2020. The measures were announced last week by energy minister Annemarie Turtelboom, in the wake of the uproar over Volkswagen’s admission to using software to defeat emissions tests and the problems...více » 

 

New tenders for city buses will favour natural gas and biome thane, extensive survey shows

monday, 9. November 2015

Nearly half of new city buses that will be purchased by public transport operators and authorities in the coming years will be fuelled by natural gas, a survey by the international organisation of public transport operators UITP revealed.  The 70 public transport operators that participated in the survey – serving a population of 100 million people with a fleet of 70.000 buses in 63 cities...více » 

 

EU Member States and legislators could do much more to encourage the spread of alternative fuels, Brussels expert group says

tuesday, 22. September 2015

EU member states should ensure that users of vehicles on alternative fuels, like natural gas and biomethane, can travel throughout the European Union unhampered by any gaps in the infrastructure of the fuel of their choice. Member states should also give vehicles on alternative fuels a range of financial and other incentives to promote their use. Other possible measures to encourage the spread...více » 

 

EU spearheads infrastructure for natural gas as a fuel with funding tool

tuesday, 22. September 2015

A total of 14 projects dedicated to creating an infrastructure for natural gas as a fuel for road transport along the core Ten-T network of the EU, have been awarded approximately 65 million euros funding under the 2014 call for proposals under the Connecting Europe Facility (CEF) of the European Union. The projects all mainly support the creation of an infrastructure of LNG and L-CNG refuelling...více » 

 

Adac: natural gas engine scores best in CO2 test

tuesday, 22. September 2015

An engine on CNG achieved highest marks in environmental performance, in a test that compared 5 different types of fuel in one and the same car model. The natural gas engine achieved the lowest CO2 emissions of the five engines tested and also got highest marks for low emissions of pollutants. Having on the market exactly the same car but sold with different power sources inspired the German...více » 

 

Belgian region of Flanders wants 100.000 cars on alternative fuels on its roads by 2020

tuesday, 22. September 2015

The Belgian region of Flanders wants 100.000 cars on alternative fuels on its roads by 2020, energy minister Annermarie Turtelboom of the Flemish regional government said in the Belgian business newspaper De Tijd. The region aims to have forty percent of these ‘green’ cars running on natural gas. Belgium presently has one of the lowest number of cars on alternative fuels in Europe, mrs....více » 

 

Natural gas key element in mix of alternative fuels to clean up air in urban areas, says MEP

thursday, 9. July 2015

More buses and trucks on natural gas as fuel will offer a relative quick solution to air quality problems, said Christine Revault d’Allonnes-Bonnefoy, French MEP for the Alliance of Socialist & Democrats, during a forum organized by NGVA Europe and NGV Global at the World Gas Congres in Paris. Natural gas, she added, should therefore be seriously considered as an alternative fuel. The French...více » 

 
 
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