(English) Swiss Survey: Natural Gas Vans Top Environmental List

[:en] The highest rating of this year’s van environmental list has been achieved by natural gas models. Surveying organisation VCS Traffic Club Switzerland explains that as before, there are no really clean diesel vehicles in the van area, and the market is still awaiting gasoline direct injection vehicles with a particle filter.  Gas models also rank…

(English) Shell To Fuel North America’s First LNG-Powered Cruise Ships

[:en] Shell NA LNG, LLC (Shell) will supply Carnival Cruise Line with fuel for its two new LNG-powered ships expected to launch in 2020 and 2022 and to be homeported in North America. The framework agreement secures fuel supply for what will be the continent’s first fully LNG-powered cruise ships. As part of the agreement, the two 180,000 ton…

(English) IGU on World Energy Outlook 2017: Natural Gas a Fuel Unmatched

[:en] The Paris-based International Energy Agency (IEA) has published World Energy Outlook 2017 in which the central theme is of a world in energy transition as traditional ways are upended in favour of renewables and cleaner choices through technology advancements. The International Gas Union (IGU) draws much optimism from the report which cites the “strong environmental…

El gas natural casi igualará el peso del petróleo en el transporte en el 2035, según Gasnam

[:es]El secretario general de la Asociación Ibérica de Gas Natural Para la Movilidad (Gasnam), Manuel Lage, ha asegurado que en 2035, el gas natural casi igualará el peso en el transporte de los combustibles derivados del petróleo. Con motivo de la Jornada Divulgativa de la Tecnología del Gas Natural organizada por el fabricante de vehículos…

(Português) Unicombi escolhe Iveco a gás natural para uma distribuição door-to-door mais ecológica e eficiente

[:pt]O Grupo JG – Unicombi, empresa que gere uma frota de veículos comerciais pequenos e médios dedicados essencialmente à distribuição de bebidas e outros produtos para o Canal Horeca (Hotelaria, Restauração e Cafés) na zona da Grande Lisboa, irá contar na sua frota com o novo furgão IVECO de 7.2 toneladas a GNC (Gás Natural Comprimido).…

CALVERA patrocina el encuentro que reúne esta semana en Londres a los principales actores europeos del biogás

[:es] El grupo industrial español CALVERA patrocina el encuentro internacional que reunirá esta semana en Londres a los principales agentes europeos del biogás. Así, en ACI Future of Biogas Europe 2017 se darán cita los días 15 y 16 de noviembre compañías productoras de biogás, proveedores tecnológicos e industriales, reguladores, gobiernos nacionales y regionales, entidades…

(English) Bureau Veritas to class CMA CGM’s LNG fuelled ultra-large containerships

[:en] The 22,000 TEU ships will be built under BV Classification Bureau Veritas has provided significant support with feasibility studies to provide project confidence Award to Bureau Veritas further underlines leadership in gas fuelled ship classification Paris-La Défense, France – Bureau Veritas (BV) has been awarded the responsibility for classification of CMA CGM’s new 22,000…