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The Stavangerfjord LNG-fuelled vessel Gas for Transport

LNG offers a future-proof marine fuel – research

LNG is anticipated to be favoured over new technologies for deep-sea shipping despite concerns that it will struggle to meet the IMO’s carbon emission reduction targets.

15 June 2018
An LNG terminal in China Gas for Transport

China’s LNG truck growth slows as outlook darkens

Rising fuel costs and the loss of a major business segment are putting the squeeze on China’s output of large LNG-fuelled trucks, which soared last year.

13 June 2018
An HGV being refuelled with LNG at Pontadera, Italy Gas for Transport

New German subsidies to boost gas for transport

Germany’s transport ministry has introduced a subsidy scheme for CNG and LNG heavy-duty vehicles that is expected to increase the uptake of gas as a vehicle fuel.

12 June 2018
Gas for Transport

Chinese LNG truck output slumps

China is building fewer LNG-powered heavy-duty trucks, according to industry consultancy CVWorld.

31 May 2018
The Tesla S electric car in China Gas for Transport

EVs set to curtail the growth of NGVs in China

EVs are set to grow apace in China limiting the role for NGVs, especially in the passenger and light duty vehicle market.

30 May 2018
Commissioners Maroš Šefčovič, Miguel Arias Cañete and Violeta Bulc Gas for Transport

EC proposal for trucks brings opportunities for gas

The European Commission’s plan for reducing CO2 emissions from the transport sector could offer gas an opportunity in heavy-duty trucking.

21 May 2018
Gas for Transport

South Korean government may order two LNG-fuelled cargo ships

South Korea’s Ministry of Oceans and Fisheries is considering ordering two LNG-fuelled 200,000-ton bulk carriers by August.

17 May 2018
Gas for Transport

EU proposes CO2 emission limits for large trucks

The European Commission has released its first-ever proposal for carbon dioxide emissions standards for heavy-duty vehicles such as large trucks

17 May 2018
An LNG cargo arriving at Grain LNG Gas for Transport

Grain LNG thinks small to support terminal expansion

Grain LNG is building a small-scale facility for bunkering in an attempt to increase LNG demand and support its expansion plans.

17 May 2018
Gas for Transport

Edison to invest in gas and LNG filling stations – exec

Edison is interested in investing in LNG and gas filling stations in Italy.

16 May 2018
Gas for Transport

Iveco to start selling gas-powered trucks in Japan

Italian truck manufacturer Iveco has started marketing its Stralis NP400 gas-powered HGV in Japan

15 May 2018
Gas for Transport

Total buys shares in US NGV fuelling company

Total has bought a 25% stake in California-based Clean Energy Fuels, which operates a network of CNG and LNG truck-fuelling stations.

10 May 2018
Gas for Transport

Kogas to install hydrogen charging at LNG distribution stations

Kogas will install charging equipment for hydrogen-powered vehicles at its LNG distribution stations across South Korea.

27 April 2018
A ferry fuelled by LNG Gas for Transport

LNG-for-transport needs investment to fulfil potential

More cash will be needed for LNG to expand further into the road and maritime transport sectors, delegates at a conference in Hamburg heard this week.

27 April 2018
Gas for Transport

Keppel dual-fuel LNG tug on schedule for May delivery

Singaporean shipbuilder Keppel Offshore & Marine is on track to deliver Southeast Asia’s first dual-fuel LNG tug to Keppel Smit Towage in May

25 April 2018
Gas for Transport

Carbon dioxide emissions from transport keep rising

Greenhouse gas emissions in the European transport sector have increased substantially over the last 15 years, prompting many to call for more aggressive policies and reforms to tackle the problem.

18 April 2018
Meeting of the international maritime organization Gas for Transport

IMO agreement poses threat to LNG as marine fuel

The regulator’s new CO2 emissions targets could spell trouble for LNG as a marine fuel in the long term.

17 April 2018
Gas for Transport

Russia’s Kamaz to start mass-producing LNG-fuelled trucks

Moscow Exchange-listed truck manufacturer Kamaz will start mass producing LNG-fuelled trucks soon

13 April 2018
Gas for Transport

Indian oil companies looking to spend $1.53 bln on bio-CNG

India’s state-owned oil companies are looking to spend nearly INR 100 billion on establishing a network of bio-CNG plants

12 April 2018
Cars in a traffic jam in India Gas for Transport

Early roll-out of low-sulphur fuel to hurt NGVs in India

The introduction of BS VI fuels in advance of the planned date is likely to curtail demand for gas in the transport sector.

5 April 2018

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