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  • 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 ...


  • 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 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 ...


  • Clean Energy Signs Agreement with Commonwealth of Virginia to Provide Natural Gas and Vehicle Conversion Services

    At a ceremony opening his annual Conference on Energy, Virginia Governor Robert McDonnell today signed an agreement with Clean Energy Fuels Corp. (Nasdaq: CLNE) to enable the Commonwealth and local Virginia governmental entities to purchase Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) from Clean Energy for their vehicle fleets. Commonwealth, county, city, municipal and other ...


    By Clean Energy

  • Light-Duty Natural Gas Vehicles on Roads Worldwide Will Reach Nearly 40 Million by 2023

    Increasing supplies of low-cost, readily available natural gas, along with expanding refueling infrastructure and increasingly strict vehicle emission requirements, are driving strong growth in the market for light duty natural gas vehicles (NGVs). This growth is occurring in countries where a robust market for NGVs already exists, such as India, China, Thailand, and Brazil, and in countries ...

  • NREL and partners to provide up to $13.5 million to support natural gas engine and vehicle development

    Together, the U.S. Department of Energy’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL), the California Energy Commission (CEC), and the South Coast Air Quality Management District (SCAQMD) will invest up to $13.5 million to support the development of natural gas engines and vehicles. As part of the cost-shared projects, companies selected for awards will invest nearly $8 million in ...

  • Worldwide Natural Gas Vehicle Sales are Expected to Total 37.2 Million From 2014 to 2024

    A recent report from Navigant Research examines the global market for natural gas vehicles (NGVs), including global market forecasts for vehicle sales, vehicles on the road, refueling stations, natural gas consumption, and compressed natural gas cylinders through 2024. Though natural gas has been used in vehicles since the advent of the internal combustion ...

  • MarketResearchReports.biz Publishes Compressed Natural Gas Vehicle Market in North America 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 ...


  • Clean Energy Launches “The Road to Natural Gas”

    Clean Energy Fuels Corp. (Nasdaq: CLNE) today released “The Road to Natural Gas,” a listing of trucking companies, refuse haulers, fleet operators, airports, municipalities and other organizations which have signed new or expanded existing agreements with Clean Energy to provide natural gas transportation fuel and other services for their vehicles ...


    By Clean Energy

  • Aqua America to Transition Fleet to Compressed Natural Gas

    Aqua America, Inc. (NYSE: WTR) Chairman and CEO Nicholas DeBenedictis announced today that the company is going to transition portions of its larger vehicle fleet to compressed natural gas (CNG). The comment was made today before the Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission’s Alternative Fuel Vehicles forum held at Drexel University in Philadelphia. ...


    By Aqua America, Inc

  • UPS Ramps Up Natural Gas Investment

    UPS (NYSE:UPS) today announced the accelerated growth of its alternative vehicle fleet with plans to purchase approximately 700 liquefied natural gas (LNG) vehicles and to build four refueling stations by the end of 2014. Once completed, the LNG private fleet will be one of the most extensive in the U.S. “LNG will be a viable alternative ...

  • Natural Gas Will Reshape Global Energy Demand - ExxonMobil

    Demand for energy will rise through 2040 as global economic output doubles and prosperity expands across a world where population will grow to nearly 9 billion people, Exxon Mobil Corporation states in its  ...


    By GLOBE SERIES

  • Nestlé Pioneers the Use of Compressed Natural Gas (CNG)

    Partnership with Clarke Energy will enable Nestlé to save 30% on fuel cost annually Nestlé Nigeria Plc. has pioneered the use of compressed natural gas (CNG) as a fuel source for its Flowergate Factory, enabling the leading Nutrition, Health and Wellness company in the West African economic powerhouse to reduce recurrent electricity cost by 30 percent. ...


    By Clarke Energy

  • Efficiency, Natural Gas, Renewables Transforming US Energy

    The US is consuming energy considerably more efficiently and with lower emissions than just five years ago thanks to a slew of modern technologies that are changing decades-old patterns, research firm Bloomberg New Energy Finance and industry group the Business Council for Sustainable Energy find in a new report. The Sustainable Energy in America 2013 Factbook portrays a dynamic and rapidly ...


    By Bloomberg New Energy Finance

  • Clean Energy Supports Legislation Introduced Today in the U.S. Senate That is Expected to Expand Natural Gas Vehicle Deployment, Increase Energy Independence, Curb Harmful Fuel Emissions, and Create New Jobs

    A bill introduced today in the U.S. Senate — the NAT GAS Act of 2011 — would provide increased support for the movement to deploy large numbers of natural gas vehicles (NGVs) in the United States, according to Clean Energy Fuels Corp. (Nasdaq: CLNE). The bi-partisan-sponsored legislation would provide a five-year extension of tax credit incentives for the ...


    By Clean Energy

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

    AT&T today announced the deployment of the 2,000th compressed natural gas (CNG) vehicle in its corporate vehicle fleet - 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 alternative-fuel models through 2018. Currently, the AT&T corporate fleet ...

  • Cummins Westport Inc. announces natural gas engines sale

    Cummins Westport Inc. ('CWI'), a leading provider of high-performance, alternative fuel engines for the global market, and Cummins India Ltd. ('CIL') announced today that CIL has received purchase orders for 460 natural gas engines to customers outside of Delhi. The B Gas Plus and B Gas International engines, powered by compressed natural gas (CNG), are licensed by CWI and manufactured by CIL. ...


    By GLOBE SERIES

  • Clean Energy Releases Third Edition of “The Road to Natural Gas”

    Clean Energy Fuels Corp. (Nasdaq: CLNE) today released the third edition of “The Road to Natural Gas,” an update of its growing portfolio of customers making the switch to natural gas as a transportation fuel or expansion of their current fleets. This edition includes new agreements signed with additional fueling partners as potential locations for new Clean Energy stations along the ...


    By Clean Energy

  • Clean Energy Unveils Backbone Network for America’s Natural Gas Highway

    The route plan for the first phase of 150 new LNG fueling stations for America’s Natural Gas Highway (ANGH) was unveiled today by Clean Energy Fuels Corp. (Nasdaq: CLNE), the leading provider of natural gas fuel for transportation in North America. The company has identified 98 locations and anticipates having 70 stations open by the end of 2012 in 33 states. ...


    By Clean Energy

  • Clean Energy Adds Major Trucking Fleets to Natural Gas Fueling

    Clean Energy Fuels Corp. (Nasdaq:CLNE) today announced that it has begun providing natural gas fuel to additional trucking fleets which transport products for some of the country’s largest and most well-known brands, accelerating the trucking industry’s conversion to natural gas fuel. Five firms — Saddle Creek Logistics Services, Lakeland, FL; Premier ...


    By Clean Energy

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