The first compressed natural gas, or CNG, capable half-ton pickup truck rolled off of an assembly line in Kansas City last November. It sported a 3.7-liter V6 engine, hardened pistons and valves, a factory-installed gaseous fuel-prep system, and greatly reduced… Continue Reading →
ABS, a leading provider of global marine classification services, has been chosen to class the world’s first compressed natural gas (CNG) carrier ordered by Pelayaran Bahtera Adhiguna, a subsidiary of Indonesia’s state-owned power company Perusahaan Listrik Negara (PT PLN). The… Continue Reading →
Slowly but surely, the use of natural gas as a substitute for gasoline in our cars is climbing. The graph shows a 33% increase over the past seven years. However the trend may be about to accelerate. T. Boone Pickens’… Continue Reading →
Although a bit bipolar concerning the data, the editors of Real Clear Energy published a useful graph and narrative on Tuesday. It showed the slow, steady increase of natural gas use in the U.S. over the past few years. The… Continue Reading →
natural gastransportation fuel of the future. Michigan-based Crazy Diamond Performance certainly thinks so, offering one of Chevy’s most popular sedans with an affordable CNG conversion reports Green Fleet Magazine.
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The EQT compressed natural gas (CNG) fueling station in the Strip District of Pittsburgh may one day be remembered as the place where the CNG revolution began.
Located just north of downtown, The Strip is a gritty combination of commercial… Continue Reading →
Report: The market for CNG & LPG vehicles is gaining traction in many countries due to the combined effects of low-cost CNG and LPG and sustained higher prices for gasoline and diesel. The dual fuel options available in these vehicles make… Continue Reading →
Love’s Travel Stops & Country Stores Inc. will introduce fast-fill compressed natural gas (CNG) fueling capabilities for heavy-duty trucks and a CNG fueling option for passenger vehicles at existing travel stops in Ardmore and Webbers Falls, Okla.
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Natural gas as the choice of fuel—in the form of compressed natural gas (or CNG)— for U.S. consumers has increased steadily in the past few years. From 2007–2013, the consumption of natural gas as vehicle fuel has increased by ~32%.… Continue Reading →
Both CNG and LPG powertrain systems are cheaper and more eco-friendly in cars than diesel or gasoline systems.… Continue Reading →