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Senate Passes Omnibus Appropriations Bill

On Saturday, the Senate passed the $1.1 trillion omnibus appropriations measure by a 56-40 vote, clearing it for the President’s signature. The bill will fund the government until October 2015. The Senate will be back in session Monday, December 15 and Majority Leader Harry Reid’s (D-NV) staff indicates that the Senate could be in session […]

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NGVAmerica Monitoring and Improving Infrastructure Reporting

December marks the sixth month that NGVAmerica has created and distributed its U.S. Infrastructure Report derived from information collected by the U.S. DOE EERE Alternative Fuel Data Center (AFDC). Prior to NGVAmerica, Encana Natural Gas had been responsible for this project since 2010. This analysis is available only to membership and is located in the […]

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Energy Company Invests $2.1 Million in Conformable Tank Technology

Michigan Technological University and REL, a Calumet-based technology company with a focus on material-process development, have been awarded a $2.1 million, three-year investment from Southwestern Energy Company (SWN) of Houston, Texas. The grant charges an interdisciplinary team of Michigan Tech researchers and REL engineers with designing, fabricating and testing a conformable CNG tank for use […]

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American Power Group Receives 28 IUL EPA Certs for Volvo/Mack Engines

On Tuesday, American Power Group (APG) announced that it has received notification from the U.S. EPA that its recent Clean Alternative Fuel Vehicle and Engine Conversion Submission has been approved for the following Intermediate Useful Life (IUL) engines: Volvo/Mack D12, D13, E7, MP8 11.9L to 12.8L 2004 to 2012 The submission used APG’s V5000 Dual […]

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NatGasCar Earns EPA Cert for Ford 2.5L Transit Connect Bi-Fuel Engine

On Thursday, NatGasCar announced it has received EPA certification for the model year (MY) 2014 and 2015 Ford 2.5L Transit Connect Bi-Fuel engine platform. CNG vehicle conversions and parts sales will all take place at the new NatGasCar 50,000 sq. ft. facility, located on the Cleveland Industrial Innovation Center campus in Cleveland, Ohio. Additional U.S. […]

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GAIN Clean Fuel CNG Station Opens in Arkansas

On Monday, U.S. Oil announced that it has completed its second of five CNG stations that will be built in partnership with Core-Mark, one of the nation’s largest distributors and marketers of consumer goods in North America. The fast-fill GAIN Clean Fuel station located in Forrest City, Arkansas, will be open to all CNG fleets […]

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Cubogas Installs Pocket Compressor for IMPCO Automotive

Cubogas has installed a new Pocket CNG fueling station at Impco Automotive’s R&D facility in Sterling Heights, Michigan. The plug-and-fill CNG station refuels Impco’s NGVs used for the development and testing of new conversion equipment. The unit is capable of delivering one GGE per minute and can be used for both fast- and time-fill applications. […]

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Natural Gas Producer Commissions CNG Fueling Facility in Texas

On Tuesday, Halcón Resources Corporation, an independent energy company, announced that it has commissioned its first CNG fueling facility through its subsidiary, Hawk Clean Fuels. This CNG facility is serving the Company’s operations in its El Halcón area in East Texas and is being used to displace diesel fuel used in drilling operations. Halcón expects […]

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Natural Gas Producer Commissions CNG Fueling Facility in Texas

On Tuesday, Halcón Resources Corporation, an independent energy company, announced that it has commissioned its first CNG fueling facility through its subsidiary, Hawk Clean Fuels. This CNG facility is serving the Company’s operations in its El Halcón area in East Texas and is being used to displace diesel fuel used in drilling operations. Halcón expects […]

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LNG Marine Engine Approved for Japanese Tug

Leading classification society ClassNK has granted approval to the design of the new 28AHX-DF dual-fuel engine developed by Niigata Power System. The new engine is slated to be used as the main engine on a new LNG tugboat being built by Keihin Dock for NYK Line. The vessel will be Japan’s first LNG fueled vessel, […]

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