Avio tested a new LNG rocket engine

Avio tested a new LNG rocket engine

Recently, in Colleferro (Italy), Avio successfully tested the prototype of the new M10 liquid oxygen-methane engine, developed by Avio in partnership with the European Space Agency within the Vega E (Vega Evolution) program. The prototype is a scaled model of the third stage propulsion engine which will equip the Vega launcher starting from 2024. The […]

10 Dec 2018 - ConferenzaGNL

BioLNG Euronet Consortium to promote LNG as road transport fuel in Europe

BioLNG Euronet Consortium to promote LNG as road transport fuel in Europe

On Thursday 5th December 2018 – during the COP24 summit, the 24th United Nations Conference on Climate Change, in Katowice, Poland – a new consortium named BioLNG EuroNet, comprising  IVECO, CNH Industrial Capital Europe under the trademark of IVECO Capital, Shell, DISA, Scania and Nordsol, has been formed to support the use of LNG as […]

7 Dec 2018 - ConferenzaGNL

Edison-Knutsen long-term contract for a mid-sized LNG carrier

Edison-Knutsen long-term contract for a mid-sized LNG carrier

Edison and the Norwegian company Knutsen OAS Shipping have entered into a long-term rental contract (12 years, renewable for another 8) of a LNG transport vessel of 30,000 cubic meters of capacity which from 2021 will provide the supply the first small scale deposit of LNG in mainland Italy that will be built in the […]

4 Dec 2018 - ConferenzaGNL

Edison and PIR together for Small Scale LNG in Italy

Edison announces the establishment together with PIR (Petrolifera Italiana Rumena) of Depositi Italiani GNL, the newco (51% PIR, 49% Edison) that will make the coastal storage of Ravenna, first announced in September 2017, with an investment of 100 million euros. The two companies gave the announcement to the press on November 30th at the historic […]

3 Dec 2018 - ConferenzaGNL

First LNG bunkering at Port of Gothenburg’s new facility

First LNG bunkering at Port of Gothenburg’s new facility

Swedish shipping company Terntank has been  the first operator to take on LNG at a new bunkering facility at the Port of Gothenburg. The facility is the only one of its kind in Sweden, being capable of bunkering not only LNG, but also LBG, which in terms of chemical composition are largely identical. The new […]

29 Nov 2018 - ConferenzaGNL

LNG Bunker to be completed before the summer of 2019

LNG Bunker to be completed before the summer of 2019

The Port of Marseille will have a LNG bunkering solution which would refuel LNG propelled ships directly from the dock as well as ship to ship bunker vessels. The facility will be ready before the summer of 2019.The news has been reported by Corriere Marittimo after the conclusion of a round table which gathered operators […]

27 Nov 2018 - ConferenzaGNL

South Korean Financial Plan for LNG powered ships

South Korean Financial Plan for LNG powered ships

According to a recent announcement, the South Korean government plans to support the orders of environmental friendly ships and liquefied natural gas (LNG) powered vessels , as part of a package of measures to help small and midsized shipbuilders. The effort  could see a total of 140 LNG powered ships ordered, including two next year, […]

26 Nov 2018 - ConferenzaGNL

BluLNG first LNG refueling station of its distribution network in Beinasco

BluLNG first LNG refueling station of its distribution network in Beinasco

On Thursday 22th November Rete S.p.A., a 30 years long experienced company in the retail and fuel distribution field, opened a new LNG refueling station for light and heavy transportation, the first in the Province, run by BLU in Beinasco, south of Turin. The refueling station is located in a strategic area near the logistic […]

24 Nov 2018 - ConferenzaGNL

Second LNG dispenser running in Umbria (Italy)

Second LNG dispenser running in Umbria (Italy)

Automigliorgas S.r.l. has opened an LNG distribution plant in Balanzano (PG); the plant, located about one kilometer from the exit of the E45 state road and about two kilometers from the entrance to the Perugia-Bettolle motorway junction. In fact, the new structure, which is the second LNG station in the Italian region of Umbria, it […]

14 Nov 2018 - ConferenzaGNL

The first italian LNG ferry (Caronte&Tourist Group) in Messina

The first italian LNG ferry (Caronte&Tourist Group) in Messina

On Monday November 12th, the first Italian ferry to supply liquefied liquefied natural gas (dual fuel) arrived in Messina, as we learn from the local press. The ship, whose delivery ceremony will take place on 17 November, will be the new flagship of the Caronte & Tourist Group and will soon enter service on the […]

13 Nov 2018 - ConferenzaGNL

New LNG filling station in Porcari (Tuscany, ITALY)

New LNG filling station in Porcari (Tuscany, ITALY)

On November 8th, a new liquefied natural gas (LNG) filling station has been opened in the Tuscan town of Porcari (in the Province of Lucca). The MAC (Marchetti Carburanti) branded station has been located in the Frizzone district near the Capannori motorway exit, in a strategic geographic area characterized by the presence of industrial and […]

12 Nov 2018 - ConferenzaGNL

New HAM LNG station in the Port of Barcelona

New HAM LNG station in the Port of Barcelona

Recently in Spain, the HAM and GALP companies and the Port of Barcelona have inaugurated  the first natural gas station of the state port system, a key facility to promote the use of natural gas as an alternative fuel for land transport of goods. The new facility has a cryogenic LNG tank, with a capacity […]

10 Nov 2018 - ConferenzaGNL

Green Light for LNG Shore-to-Ship Bunkering Station in the Port of Cologne

Green Light for LNG Shore-to-Ship Bunkering Station in the Port of Cologne

PitPoint.LNG, the joint venture between PitPoint Clean Fuels and Primagaz Nederland BV, has received  the official permit for the construction of a shore-to-ship bunkering station for liquefied natural gas (LNG) in the Port of Cologne. The permit, required under the Bundes-Immissionsschutzgesetz (German Emission Control Act) to guarantee the safety of LNG as a fuel for […]

5 Nov 2018 - ConferenzaGNL

4th International Conference | Napoli 2017

4th International Conference | Napoli 2017

Please find here below the papers presented at ConferenzaGNL 2017. For downloading click on the titles in blue. Most of the papers are in English, some in Italian only.
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24 May 2017 - ConferenzaGNL

ExpoGNL 2017 | Documents

ExpoGNL 2017 | Documents

Download the report from ExpoGNL 2017 Mercoledì 10 maggio 2017 Sala Capri – h. 14.30-15.30 Competitività degli usi finali del GNL in Italiaa cura di Staffetta QuotidianaClaudia Checchi, Amministratore Delegato REF-E – Il mercato del GNL tra Mediterraneo e ItaliaTommaso Franci, Senior Advisor REF-E – Le prospettive del mercato italiano degli usi finali del GNL. Giovedì 11 maggio […]

15 May 2017 - ConferenzaGNL

3rd International Conference | Roma 2015

3rd International Conference | Roma 2015

Download the report from the 3rd International Conference, Roma 2015

24 Jul 2015 - ConferenzaGNL

1st Conference | Roma 2013

1st Conference | Roma 2013

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24 Apr 2013 - ConferenzaGNL