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RWE explores ways to boost LNG-for-transport demand

The German company is entering the LNG-for-transport sector with a small-scale facility on the River Rhine The German company is entering the LNG-for-transport sector with a small-scale facility on the River Rhine.
By Silvia Favasuli 12 February 2018 0 29527
An HGV being refuelled with LNG at Pontadera in Italy. (Blue Corridors)

Germany’s RWE is developing a low-cost mobile LNG filling station in Duisburg on the River Rhine. Hendrik Niebaum, head of commodity solutions at RWE Supply & Trading, told Interfax Natural Gas Daily about the reasoning behind the project. 

Interfax Natural Gas Daily: What is RWE planning to do in Duisburg?

Hendrik Niebaum: At the beginning, we will build a mobile filling station that can be moved easily, so that you can shift it to where demand is. We will have a normal truck with roughly 20-ton LNG...