fuel saving News

  • Forces attracted to fuel savings

    Magnatech Fuel Conditioning Limited have recently completed a contract to install their very powerful magnetic fuel conditioning units to all structural gas and oil burning equipment across five MOD bases in England. This was after research concluded that Magnatech was the most cost effective provider of this type of application. The MOD have used this technology previously, when a number of ...

  • Satisfactory fuel savings or a full refund

    Magnatech has been awarded a contract to supply its Fuel Conditioning units for boilers and CHP units to five MOD bases in the South of England. The contract follows successful trials where similar units have been saving in excess of £100 000 per year, according to the utilities' manager, with no ongoing costs. Described by Magnatech as 'Probably the most powerful purpose-made units ...

  • Airlines analyze operations to save fuel

    Airlines have recently announced fees for checked luggage, flight reductions and job cuts in their bid to offset rising fuel prices. Behind the scenes, they are studying their business operations to find ways of becoming more efficient to take the sting out of fuel costs that have risen nearly 85 percent compared to last year. Fuel now accounts for about 40 percent of a typical airline ticket, ...

  • Time to consider investing in fuel-saving technologies

    T&E's Nusa Urbancic writes in today's Financial Times: Sir, Your special report ...

  • Ship speed limits are legal and save fuel

    Requiring ships to slow down is an environmentally beneficial option that is both legal and does not damage ships. These were just some of the findings to emerge from a seminar earlier this month organised by T&E and another NGO, Seas at Risk. As more evidence emerges that the environmental impact of shipping can be reduced by lower speeds, the seminar on so-called ‘slow ...

  • Saving on fuel and safeguarding the environment with smart driving

    A new system is using satellite navigation data to help car drivers develop smart, smooth and safe driving techniques that can help save an average of 15-25% in fuel, as well as contribute to environmental protection. Nowadays, many modern vehicles are designed to combine high performance and low fuel consumption. However, a fuel saving car-design can be compromised by driver behaviours that can ...


    By European Space Agency (ESA)

  • Saving on fuel and safeguarding the environment with smart driving

    A new system is using satellite navigation data to help car drivers develop smart, smooth and safe driving techniques that can help save an average of 15-25% in fuel, as well as contribute to environmental protection. Nowadays, many modern vehicles are designed to combine high performance and low fuel consumption. However, a fuel saving car-design can be compromised by driver behaviours that ...


    By European Space Agency (ESA)

  • Europe 2030: energy saving to become “first fuel”

    By 2030, more energy will be saved than the amount of energy consumed deriving from oil, according to a JRC analysis. Energy savings can thus be considered as "an energy source in its own right", in line with the ...

  • DENSO to Release Fuel-saving Spark Plug

    DENSO Corporation will launch a fuel-efficient spark plug in the Japanese market on January 6, 2010. DENSO's new spark plug improves fuel efficiency by 1.2 percent, torque by 1.1 percent, and decreases carbon dioxide emissions by 0.8 percent(1) in comparison with the company's conventional nickel spark plug.The new product, which has been sold under the product name 'Twin Tip' in North America(2) ...


    By Japan Corporate News - JCN

  • Biowaste briquettes fuel drive to save trees

    Banana stems, maize and other crop waste will be turned into charcoal briquettes in Uganda in an effort to reduce the number of trees chopped down for cooking fires. The project, funded by the Islamic Development Bank (IDB), will train 600 farmers across the country to make briquettes using portable metal kilns that can be moved between farms, according to Maxwell Onapa, deputy executive ...


    By SciDev.Net

  • Fuel Saving Technology Cuts CO2 by 5,900 Tonnes Annually in Chemical Industry

    Recent figures from Maxsys Limited, the developer of the energy saving Fuel technology, show that it is saving the chemicals industry over £560,000 annually in its energy bills along with a reduction in carbon dioxide emissions of over 5,900 tonnes every year.  Based in Birmingham, UK Maxsys Ltd. is the developer and supplier of the magnetic fuel treatment system. ...


    By Maxsys Fuel Systems Ltd

  • Save Fuel – Reduce Emission – Earn Money! OptiSave - Frequency Converter Automation

    OptiSaveTM Frequency Converter Automation On February 26, DESMI and IntraMare invited to an OptiSaveTM seminar in Athens, Greece, where the participants discussed the benefits of OptiSaveTM, the energy efficiency system that saves tons of fuel oil for the benefit of the environment and your finances. ...


    By DESMI A/S

  • Paper transport reports significant fuel savings with CNG trucks

    Paper Transport, a regional truckload service carrier in the US, recently reached more than 130,000 miles each on its two Freightliner Business Class® M2 112 Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) vehicles.  The Green Bay, Wisc.-based company has used the vehicles to haul freight between Green Bay and Chicago. Since taking possession of the CNG-powered trucks in winter 2010, Paper Transport has ...


  • MEPs vote to limit the speed of vans, saving fuel and emissions on the run

    The Environment Committee of the European Parliament today voted to limit the speed of vans to 120kph. MEPs also voted to introduce stricter new targets for van fuel economy and CO2 emissions in 2025 but rejected tightening a weak 2020 target. Capping van speed will encourage supply of smaller engines, reducing average van fuel consumption and emissions by at least 6% [1]. Consumer surveys in ...

  • DNV urges shipowners to embrace operational-proven fuel saving opportunities

    DNV urges the shipping industry to be more proactive in their efforts to reduce fuel consumption. In addition to missing out on significant savings opportunities, DNV claims the industry is failing to take advantage of proven systems and routines which will help the industry reduce carbon emissions. According to an IMO study released earlier this year, annual carbon dioxide emissions released by ...


    By DNV GL

  • SkyFuel`s Parabolic Trough to Save Fuel in the Gas City

    SkyFuel, Inc. has been awarded a contract to supply high performance parabolic trough solar collectors to the City of Medicine Hat in Alberta, Canada to offset fuel consumption at the City's combined cycle gas power plant. The installation will be the first concentrating solar power project to ...


    By SkyFuel, Inc

  • Manipulating Fuel Pump Helps Save Gas in Chevrolet Cruze

    With gasoline topping $4 a gallon, there are many ways to conserve fuel and save money. The Chevrolet Cruze relies on microprocessors in the brain of the compact car's fuel system to help.The Electronic Returnless Fuel System on the Cruze increases fuel ...


  • Energy measures to save £200 annually in fuel bills for a new home

    New energy standards to cut £200 on typical new homes’ fuel bills and large businesses over £60k, compared to build standards before 2010. These changes will also further cut carbon emissions, help tackle climate change and ensure the government is on track to deliver the Budget commitment for ...

  • How the EU Sulphur Directive for Marine Fuels offers an opportunity for innovation in fuel saving technologies

    With most ship owners switching to Marine Gas Oil inside designated Emission Control Areas as of January 1st 2015, the cost of fuel could rise by up to 50%, so all measures to reduce fuel consumption are vital. Research and field testing has shown that the latest developments in engine lubrication and unique marine energy management systems can add more than a 15% improvement in fuel efficiency, ...


  • eFACTOR3 Anniversary Savings!

    Today, August 8, marks the 5-Year Anniversary of eFACTOR3! Every year we have seen steady growth and expansion for our company, strengthening our place in the industry. Through collaborations and partnerships, we continue to bring innovative solutions for waste management, recycling and alternative fuel installations. Our success is especially attributed to the important relationships we have ...


    By eFACTOR3 LLC

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