In Gate (Rotterdam) record on LNG for trucks

In Gate (Rotterdam) record on LNG for trucks

ICIS, the specialized information agency on energy, has recently published an in-depth analysis of LNG loading for trucks at the GATE (Gas Access To Europe) plant in Rotterdam. The plant, managed by Gasunie and Koninklijke Vopak N.V. is equipped to supply both tankers and trucks and bunkers and soon became the main LNG terminal in […]

18 Sep 2018 - ConferenzaGNL

Lidl project for LNG in Switzerland

Lidl project for LNG in Switzerland

Krummen Kerzers AG and  Lidl Switzerland are taking steps to forbid diesel combustion engines in Swiss logistics by introducing LNG vehicles in Switzerland. The companies will finance and operate the necessary infrastructures. LNG vehicles emit 10-15% less CO2, 35% less nitrogen oxides, 50% less noise and 95% less particulate matter compared to diesel ones. There is […]

3 Sep 2018 - ConferenzaGNL

25TH LNG filling station opened in The Netherlands

25TH LNG filling station opened in The Netherlands

The Dutch distributor of liquefied natural gas PitPoint and the transportation company Transport Van Overveld (TVO) inaugurated a new LNG refueling station in Roosendaal, the Netherlands, in mid-June. The new plant – located at Roosendaal’s TruckEasy service station near the A17 motorway (Aanwas 37) in the heart of the largest logistics area in the Netherlands […]

23 Jul 2018 - ConferenzaGNL

Wincanton trials LNG powered truck as part of commitment to alternative fuels

Wincanton trials LNG powered truck as part of commitment to alternative fuels

Wincanton, the largest British logistics company, is trialling an LNG powered vehicle as part of its general haulage fleet.  The gas-powered Volvo FH LNG 460 is being trialled as part of Wincanton’s ongoing commitment to exploring alternative fuels. The new Volvo 460 HP / 2300 Nm, Euro 6 step C, offers an operating range of […]

3 Jul 2018 - ConferenzaGNL

Endesa is adding the first three high-powered LNG lorries (460 CV) to its fleet

Endesa is adding the first three high-powered LNG lorries (460 CV) to its fleet

The Endesa coal transport service between Ferrol Port Terminal and the As Pontes Thermal Production Unit in La Coruña has introduced three new high-powered and ecologically efficient lorries that run on liquefied natural gas (LNG).  This upgrade is in line with Endesa’s continuing drive towards natural gas-powered vehicles and their environmental advantages, a challenge joined […]

18 Jun 2018 - ConferenzaGNL

Japan’s Isuzu testing LNG-powered truck

Japan’s Isuzu testing LNG-powered truck

Japan’s Isuzu Motors has started a full-fledged public road demonstration of its first large-scale liquefied natural gas (LNG)-powered truck in Japan. As part of the demonstration, the vehicle manufacturer said in a recent statement it held an opening ceremony for the LNG fueling station and the departure ceremony of the LNG truck in Osaka City on […]

5 Jun 2018 - ConferenzaGNL

Another award for China Yuchai's LNG truck engine

China Yuchai International said that a “K-Gold” model C&C truck equipped with the YC6K1340N liquid natural gas engine, has won the “Fuel Efficient Heavy-Duty Truck of the Year 2014″ at China’s largest annual commercial vehicle event. The YC6K13N series of engines are produced by Y&C Engine a joint venture of China Yuchai’s main operating subsidiary, […]

26 Jan 2015 - ConferenzaGNL