Volkswagen will become the first company to use LNG for overseas car freighters

Volkswagen will become the first company to use LNG for overseas car freighters

The Volkswagen Group announced through a press release that from 2020 it will be the first car manufacturer to use LNG merchant ships to transport cars. The choice of the German company aims to reduce the emissions produced by the transport of goods and products, as pointed out by Thomas Zernechel, Head of Volkswagen Group […]

13 Dec 2019 - ConferenzaGNL

Petronet launches India’s first LNG bus

Petronet launches India’s first LNG bus

Petronet LNG, India’s largest liquefied natural gas importer, has announced through its social media channels that it has commissioned its first LNG-powered commercial AC bus. The company, the brief statement said, has also commissioned distribution stations in the Dahej and Kochi terminals for bus refueling. According to a recent interview by the head of the […]

10 Dec 2019 - ConferenzaGNL

TPER LNG buses soon in service

TPER LNG buses soon in service

The first extra-urban LNG buses ordered by TPER, Emilia-Romagna Passenger Transport, produced by Scania, arrived in Bologna, runner-up in the European tender launched in 2016 and 2017 after the renunciation by the Italian IIA (Italian Industry Bus) ranked first. For the entry into service of the new vehicles, a ceremony will take place in Piazza […]

28 Nov 2019 - ConferenzaGNL

SMET Spain Acquires Ten LNG-powered IVECO Stralis NP

SMET Spain Acquires Ten LNG-powered IVECO Stralis NP

European integrated logistics provider SMET’s Spanish division has acquired its first ten natural gas powered IVECO Stralis NP 400, thereby intensifying its support for sustainable transportation. SMET is no stranger to natural gas vehicles, having collaborated with IVECO to trial and subsequently purchase Iveco natural gas powered tractors in 2015 in Italy.  The delivery, which […]

21 May 2018 - ConferenzaGNL