Tag: CNG

Golden age of natural gas in the United Kingdom is here

Golden age of natural gas in the United Kingdom is here

Question should be: “how best to exploit our huge shale gas resource?” By John Baldwin, Managing Director, CNG Services It has never been a better time to work as a gas man in the UK. Our great rival coal is vanquished with the last few coal fired generation plants having to close by 2025. The recent electricity capacity auctions have launched a new wave of gas […]

By February 2, 2017 0 Comments Read More →
Consortium to test ‘disruptive compression technology’ for CNG refueling

Consortium to test ‘disruptive compression technology’ for CNG refueling

Carnot Compressor projected to cut the energy utilized for CNG compression by 30% PORTLAND, Ore. – A new industry consortium comprised of companies from the United States and Canada has been created to build and test an innovative CNG refueling unit. The planned 2-GGE/hour prototype compressor will use Carnot’s proprietary isothermal micro-bubble CNG compression technology, which utilizes […]

By January 27, 2016 0 Comments Read More →
CNG vehicles powering global markets for natural gas storage

CNG vehicles powering global markets for natural gas storage

LNG is emerging as for world natural gas expansion because of flexibility A new study suggests the market for compressed natural gas will triple by 2020 thanks to demand for CNG vehicles, which will in turn spur growth of the global natural gas storage market. BCC Research says the global natural gas storage market should reach […]

By January 14, 2016 0 Comments Read More →
First Texas public-private partnership to build CNG fueling station

First Texas public-private partnership to build CNG fueling station

CNG Energy Partners expect P3 model to become more popular in Texas The City of Lake Jackson, Texas has signed a ten year contract CNG Energy Partners, LLC to build and operation a CNG fueling station, an arrangement the partners say is the first of its kind in the state. The new compressed natural gas (CNG) fueling station […]

Emera CNG approved to export compressed natural gas from Florida

Emera CNG approved to export compressed natural gas from Florida

The Energy Department considered the economic, energy security, and environmental impacts of Emera CNG application The US Energy Department announced today that it has issued a final authorization to Emera CNG, LLC (Emera) to export domestically produced compressed natural gas (CNG) to countries that do not have a Free Trade Agreement (FTA) with the United […]

By October 20, 2015 0 Comments Read More →
Westport, Gazprom partner to expand Russian market for natural gas vehicles

Westport, Gazprom partner to expand Russian market for natural gas vehicles

Westport is a leader in CNG-powered vehicles, particularly light trucks Westport Innovations Inc. of North America and Gasprom are teaming up to promote natural gas powered vehicles,  in the growing Russian automotive market, the two companies announced Thursday. Westport and the subsidiary of Russia’s  Gazprom Gazomotornoye Toplivo, have signed a market development agreement focused on expanding the […]

Natural gas for transportation picking up steam in Texas

Natural gas for transportation picking up steam in Texas

Texas natural gas motor fuel tax revenues nearly doubled over past year Natural gas for transportation in Texas is quickly becoming “mainstream” according to State tax revenues, says Railroad Commissioner David Porter. Porter made the announcement Thursday during his Fort Worth Texas Natural Gas Workshop, hosted by the TCU Energy Institute. Porter reported tax revenue […]