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UK supermarket Waitrose to use biogas for delivery trucks

UK supermarket Waitrose has introduced 10 CNG trucks to its delivery fleet, powered by renewable biomethane gas.
By Staff reporter 10 February 2017 0 23933

UK supermarket Waitrose has introduced 10 CNG trucks to its delivery fleet, powered by renewable biomethane gas.

Jointly developed by Scania and Agility Fuel Solutions, the new model uses a twin carbon fibre tank that stores gas pressurised at 250 bar to increase its range from 500 km – the current average – to up to 830 km.

"With Europe’s most advanced CNG trucks, we will be able to make deliveries to our stores without having to refuel away from base," said Justin Laney, general manager of...