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  • 25 Million Light Duty Natural Gas Vehicles Will Be On Roads Worldwide by 2019, Forecasts Pike Research

    The current high costs of gasoline and diesel fuel, along with the substantial and growing supplies of low-cost natural gas in many countries, are leading to renewed interest from both consumers and fleets in natural gas vehicles (NGVs). What’s more, NGVs produce lower greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions, particulate matter, and nitrogen oxide than gasoline or ...


  • Green light for hydrofracking

    Shale Gas Exploration Now Permitted in the UK CNG Services Ltd welcomes the announcement today that shale gas extraction should be permitted to continue in the UK following investigations into the earthquake risk associated with hydrofracking. With the cost of importing oil and gas increasing, shale gas exploration will be an important step towards security of supply for the UK. Whilst ...


    By CNG Services Limited

  • Light-Duty Natural Gas Vehicles Will Reach 4.2 Million in Annual Sales by 2023

    In some countries, such as India, China, Thailand, and Brazil, a robust market for natural gas vehicles (NGVs) already exists. In others, such as the United States and Germany, NGVs are a relatively small niche. During the last few years, however, a number of major automakers have refocused their efforts in the NGV market, and growth in this category is expected to be strong across all regions in ...

  • 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 ...

  • 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 ...


  • 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 ...

  • 80% savings on electricity for street lighting

    The latest developments in high power LED lighting technology offer a viable alternative to conventional street lighting with energy savings of up to 80% and a considerable reduction in carbon emissions.Power for street lighting represents the largest single cost faced by local authority’s world wide.Joliet Technology has recently launched a range of street lights based on high power LED (light ...


    By Joliet Technology

  • Selecting lighting controls – What to consider

    Anyone connected with the commercial lighting sector will be aware that the drive for increased energy efficiency has resulted in passive infra-red (PIR) lighting controls becoming the norm. Whatever the type of installation, be it a school, hospital, ...


    By Flex Connectors Ltd

  • Light bulbs to light trucks, efficiency shapes new US energy law

    Congress on 18 December passed a new energy bill and sent it along Pennsylvania Avenue to the White House in a hybrid Prius car. President George W. Bush signed the measure 19 December, which includes the first increase in vehicle fuel economy standards in 32 years. The House approved the bill, 314-100 on Tuesday. The Senate passed it last week by a vote of 86-8. The bill mandates a fuel ...

  • LED lighting technology goes underground

    Leading European street lighting suppliers Joliet Technology introduce a specially designed lamp unit for tunnel and underground lighting applications.Switching to LED street lights offers up to 80% savings on power consumption and ensures a complete return on investment in less than 17 months with colossal savings over the 10 year life of the product. Resultant reductions in harmful Co2 and So2 ...


    By Joliet Technology

  • Amazing Lighting Experiences with Merck Materials

    Merck presents its OLED, LED and OPV materials at the Light + Building trade fair Artist Siegrun Appelt’s and architect Michel Müller’s installations will stage the innovative materials Merck, a leading science and technology company, announced today that it will exhibit OLED, LED and OPV installations in Frankfurt, Germany, at Light + Building, the world’s ...


    By Merck

  • 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 ...


  • Low on natural gas, California told to power down

    Water isn't the only resource running short in California. The drought-stricken state is also low on natural gas. With a move that usually comes in the height of summer when temperatures are soaring and air conditioners blasting, Californians were urged to voluntarily cut their electricity use after frigid weather across the U.S. and Canada caused a shortage of natural gas at Southern California ...


    By Associated Press

  • New solar light with integrated battery box!

    Greenshine is proud to announce their new proprietary design Lita-A20 series with an integrated, easy access, locking battery enclosure at the base of the pole. This Greenshine proprietary design incorporates the battery ...


    By ReInvent LED

  • Lighting company dedicated to keeping and creating Michigan jobs

    During a time when many Michigan companies are forced to cut costs by laying off its staff, there are some companies who are just as dedicated to its employees as its employees are dedicated to the company. Mike Nevins, President and CEO of Full Spectrum Solutions, Inc. is dedicated to his employees and is committed to doing everything possible to prevent laying off what he considers ...


    By EverLast

  • Raytheon Green Lights Renewable Energy System

    Raytheon Company will soon give the green light to a renewable energy solution that turns waste into electricity. Raytheon plans to power five of its North Texas facilities, in ...


    By Raytheon

  • Energy Department Invests to Save on Heating, Cooling and Lighting

    As part of the Obama Administration’s efforts to reduce energy bills for American families and businesses and reduce greenhouse gas emissions, the Energy Department today announced 12 projects to develop innovative heating, cooling and insulation technologies as well as open source energy efficiency software to help homes and commercial buildings save energy and money. These projects will ...


    By US Department of Energy

  • LEDs Winning Light Race to Save Energy, the Environment

    Today’s light-emitting diode light bulbs have a slight environmental edge over compact fluorescent lamps. And that gap is expected to grow significantly as technology and manufacturing methods improve in the next five years, according to ...

  • ABB facility lights the way to energy efficiency

    ABB has an extensive portfolio of technologies to help its customers use power efficiently and exploit renewable sources of energy. But the Group has also been running a two-year program to reduce consumption internally by 5 percent per manufactured unit. ABB country organizations and individual facilities took up this challenge and many have exceeded the goal targeted for the years 2006 to 2007. ...


    By ABB

  • Eaton to Showcase Advanced LED Lighting Technology, Scalable Controls and The Lighting reSOURCE at Greenbuild International

    Power management company Eaton, a 2015 ENERGY STAR® Partner of the Year, will showcase its advanced light-emitting diode (LED) technology and scalable control systems at Greenbuild® International, the world’s largest conference and expo dedicated to green building. Held November 18 through 20 at the Walter E. ...


    By Eaton Corporation

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