(English) Skangas to Source LNG Bunkers at National Grid Grain LNG Import Terminal

[:es] Skangas today announced that it has signed a Letter of Intent (LOI) with National Grid Grain LNG to source liquefied natural gas (LNG) at the import terminal on Isle of Grain, UK for the purpose of reloading and bunkering small vessels. Grain LNG, which currently operates as a primarily large-scale import terminal, is said to be “firmly committed” to…

(English) Brittany Ferries LNG-Powered Newbuild Receives EIB Support Under Green Shipping Initiative

[:es] The European Investment Bank (EIB), Societe Generale, and Brittany Ferries today announced that the liquefied natural gas (LNG)-powered newbuild Honfleur will be the first recipient of EIB’s financial support under the €750 million ($879.88 million) Green Shipping Guarantee (GSG) programme. Societe Generale acted as the main arranger of the €142.6 million ($167.29 million) financing for the acquisition of the Brittany Ferries-comissioned Honfleur ferry, including a tranche of €49.5…

(English) Germany takes next step in promoting LNG as maritime fuel

[:es]Germany has taken another step forward in promoting the use of liquefied natural gas (LNG) as a marine fuel. The country’s Federal Ministry for Transport and Digital Infrastructure announced earlier this year a new stimulus programme under which Germany would subsidize the conversion and newbuild construction of ocean-going vessels to LNG as fuel. The ministry issued a…

La nueva planta de KAMAZ produce el vehículo número 1000 con GNC

[:es]4 de Diciembre de 2017 El fabricante de Tatarstán PJSC KAMAZ ha celebrado el lanzamiento del vehículo alimentado con gas número 1.000 en su nueva planta de producción. El camión aniversario es un modelo KAMAZ-43114 multipropósito de 15 toneladas con tracción en las cuatro ruedas, que opera con gas natural comprimido (GNC). La unidad fue…