natural gas vehicle News

  • BC launches incentive program for natural gas vehicles

    The B.C. Ministry of Energy and Mines today announced the Greenhouse Gas Reduction regulation that advances the adoption and deployment of natural gas vehicles (NGVs) in BC. The regulation permits a utility to spend up to $62 million on vehicle and ferry incentives, up to $12 million on compressed natural gas (CNG) fuelling stations and up to $30.5 million on liquefied natural gas stations, for a ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Natural Gas Vehicles have strong market performance

    Natural Gas Vehicle technology is widely available and has been available for purchase in most regions of the world for decades. Governments, fleet managers, and private consumers are recognizing the environmental benefits of lower emissions from NGVs. However, lack of refueling infrastructure has caused NGV demand to stagnate in many countries. In regions where NGVs have strong market ...


  • World Compressed Natural Gas Vehicle Market 2015

    TechNavio's analysts forecast the Global Compressed Natural Vehicle market to reach 19.8 million units by 2015. One of the key factors contributing to this market growth is the cost benefits of using compressed natural gas. The Global Compressed Natural Vehicle market has also been witnessing increasing number of bi-fuel vehicles. However, insufficient compressed natural gas fueling stations ...

  • PA DEP Issues Technical Guidance on Natural Gas Vehicle Conversion Systems

    The Department of Environmental Protection today issued technical guidance clarifying that natural gas conversions are authorized under the Pennsylvania Clean Vehicles Program. New passenger car or light-duty truck conversion systems certified by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency or the California Resources Air Board may be installed on vehicles in ...

  • Natural gas vehicle refueling stations will total nearly 30,000 worldwide by 2020

    With the cost of natural gas reaching historic lows in many regions, interest in natural gas vehicles (NGVs) is growing. The growth of the NGV market is inherently tied to the availability of the fuel, whether that fuel is compressed natural gas (CNG) or liquefied natural gas (LNG) in heavier duty applications. As a result, the market for natural gas refueling infrastructure is experiencing ...

  • APAC Region Compressed Natural Gas Vehicle Market 2011-2015

    TechNavio''s analysts forecast the Compressed Natural Vehicle market in the APAC region to reach 15 million units by 2015. One of the key factors contributing to this market growth is increasing fuel prices. The Compressed Natural Vehicle market in the APAC region has also been witnessing increasing number of bi-fuel vehicles. However, gas supply and refueling infrastructure poses the biggest ...

  • AT&T deploys 2,000th compressed natural gas vehicle in its corporate fleet

    AT&T has deployed its 2,000th compressed natural gas (CNG) corporate fleet vehicle – a Ford E250 van deployed in San Leandro, California. This milestone is part of a $565 million planned investment announced in March 2009 to replace approximately 15,000 fleet vehicles with ...


  • Natural gas vehicle sales to reach 3.3 million units annually by 2020

    A significant number of natural gas vehicles (NGVs) are in use today in a handful of countries, including Pakistan, India, and China. Now, with the increase in abundant supplies of low-cost natural gas, the number of NGVs in use is growing rapidly in other countries as well. Click to tweet: According to a recent report from ...

  • New Study On Global Compressed Natural Gas Vehicle Market 2011-2015

    TechNavio's analysts forecast the Global Compressed Natural Vehicle market to reach 19.8 million units by 2015. One of the key factors contributing to this market growth is the cost benefits of using compressed natural gas. The Global Compressed Natural Vehicle market has also been witnessing increasing number of bi-fuel vehicles. However, insufficient compressed natural gas fueling stations ...


  • North America Compressed Natural Gas Vehicle Market 2011-2015

    TechNavio''s analysts forecast the Compressed Natural Vehicle market in North America to reach 0.2 million units by 2015. One of the key factors contributing to this market growth is the strict emission regulations. The Compressed Natural Vehicle market in North America has also been witnessing an increasing number of refueling stations. However, competitive pressure from alternative vehicles ...


  • Global Compressed Natural Gas Vehicle Market 2011-2015

    TechNavio's analysts forecast the Global Compressed Natural Vehicle market to reach 19.8 million units by 2015. One of the key factors contributing to this market growth is the cost benefits of using compressed natural gas. The Global Compressed Natural Vehicle market has also been witnessing increasing number of bi-fuel vehicles. However, insufficient compressed natural gas fueling stations ...


  • US Foods Rolls Out First Natural Gas Vehicles in Oklahoma City

    As part of its continued commitment to sustainable practices, US Foods today announced that its Oklahoma City Division is using five new trucks that run on compressed natural gas. Natural gas is cleaner burning than gasoline, and reduces ozone-forming emissions by an average of 80 percent when compared to gasoline vehicles. The Oklahoma City Division delivers food and related products to more ...


    By Marketwire

  • Waste management first In Ottawa - natural gas waste collection vehicles

    Residents of Ottawa can look forward to a cleaner and quieter city when Waste Management (NYSE:WM) introduces 25 new Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) fuelled trucks to collect waste and recycling in 2012. The purchase is the result of being awarded a collection district ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • AT&T rolls out its 2,000th alternative fuel vehicle and 1,500th compressed natural gas vehicle in its corporate fleet

    AT&T today announced the deployment of the 2,000th alternative fuel vehicle and 1,500th compressed natural gas (CNG) vehicle in its corporate vehicle fleet, giving it one of the largest CNG vehicle fleets in the U.S. These milestones are part of a $565 million planned investment announced in March 2009 to replace more than 15,000 fleet vehicles with alternative fuel models through 2018. ...

  • More gas vehicles on German roads

    According to the most recent figures from the KBA (Federal Traffic Office), the number of vehicles running on natural gas has increased; for example in Bavaria the number has risen from 5,712 on 1 January 2006 to 7,880 on 1 January 2007, an increase of almost 40%. The trend for natural gas can also be seen in HGVs. In the whole of ...

  • Changfeng Announces an Increase in Natural Gas Selling Prices and Provides an Update on Its Compressed Natural Gas Vehicle Filling Stations ("CNG Retail Stations")

    TORONTO, ONTARIO -- (Marketwire) -- 07/06/10 -- Changfeng Energy Inc. ("Changfeng")(TSX VENTURE: CFY), a China based natural gas distributor, is pleased to announce that the Company has received regulatory approval to increase natural gas sale prices in both Sanya City, Hainan province, and the CNG retail station in Changsha City, Hunan province, effective July 1 and June 30, 2010, ...


    By Marketwire

  • UPS To Expand Natural Gas Footprint

    UPS (NYSE:UPS) announced today plans to invest approximately $50 million to build an additional nine liquefied natural gas (LNG) fueling stations, bringing the total number of stations to 13. Four were announced in April, and all should be operational by the end of 2014. The enhanced LNG fueling infrastructure will support the operation of approximately 1,000 UPS LNG tractors that will displace ...

  • Indian natural gas sector analysis

    Natural gas is fast gaining its appropriate place in India’s huge energy basket that incorporates both renewable and non-renewable energy sources to meet soaring domestic energy demand. Thanks to inherent environment friendly nature, cost effectiveness and greater efficiency, natural gas is proving its utility in energy as well as non-energy sectors. ( ...


  • Global Compressed Natural Gas Market

    Natural gas compressed to a pressure of 200-250 bars which results in 200-250 folds reduction in volume, is referred to as compressed natural gas. It is a colourless, odourless, highly flammable, and non-corrosive gaseous hydrocarbon. Natural gas is primarily composed of methane and ethane. It is stored and distributed in hard containers which are usually cylindrical or spherical in shape. CNG ...


  • Eaton to develop affordable home refueling station for natural gas vehicles; project complements eaton advancements in electric vehicle charging stations

    Diversified industrial manufacturer Eaton Corporation announced today it will develop an affordable home refueling station for natural gas vehicles, utilizing existing natural gas sources in the home and innovative compressor technology to deliver the alternative fuel source safely and efficiently to vehicles. The effort is funded in part by a $3.4 million grant from the Department of ...


    By Eaton Corporation

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