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Towards more sustainable shipping: ESL Shipping first in Finland to use 100% renewable liquefied biogas in maritime transport

ESL Shipping, the leading carrier of dry bulk cargoes in the Baltic region, today announced that its vessel m/s Viikki was fueled in Raahe, Finland with 100% renewable liquefied biogas (LBG) to transport iron ore for the Swedish steel company SSAB.

BW Magna docked at the Brazilian Acu port

BW Magna has finally arrived to serve Brazilian LNG plant project at Acu port.

NGVA Europe comments on the European Environment Agency (EEA) publication ‘Monitoring CO2 emissions from passenger cars and vans in 2018’.

The challenge to decarbonize a complex system, like the mobility and transport one, asks for a clever combination of technologies.

Study on gas market upgrading and modernisation

Document identifies and elaborates exiting barriers and gaps that could be addressed in order to ensure optimal use of existing LNG terminals in the EU.

Orkla, Gasum and Volvo trucks enter into cooperation for lower transport emissions in Sweden

Orkla has set the goal for all its domestic transport in Sweden to be fossil-free by 2025.

Customers can now also load LNG trucks at the Dunkirk LNG terminal

the newly commissioned truck loading bay at the Dunkirk LNG terminal offers a loading capacity of 3,000 slots per year.

Biomethane is more than just hot air

Bio-LNG, liquefied biomethane and liquefied synthetic methane can replace LNG with no changes to existing systems.

Japanese space startup developing LNG-powered rocket

The small startup will use LNG for the main engine on its micro satellite launcher named Zero, currently under development.

World’s Biggest LNG Engine Approved for CMA CGM Megaships

The X92DF engine, developed by WinGD, is the most powerful two-stroke dual fuel engine ever built.

Mitsui O.S.K. Lines and LNG Terminal Wilhelmshaven sign a contract to build and charter an LNG terminal ship

The FSRU constitutes the heart of the future terminal and will make it possible to offload, store and regasify LNG for the German market.

Polish consortium to decide on small-scale LNG terminal in Gdansk

The terminal would be the first such facility in Poland, which could help increase the use of LNG as a fuel in both maritime and road transport.

Online Course: LNG Key Trends and Challenges Ahead

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Sweden’s Stena develops new LNG bunkering vessel concept

The concept named SAFE Bunker is an LNG bunker/feeder vessel with a capacity of 7,500 cubic meters in 2C type tanks.

Increasing use of gas in Southwest Finland – filling station for heavy-duty vehicles to open in Lieto in the summer

Located in the Avanti business and industrial area of Lieto, the station will provide liquefied natural gas (LNG) and liquefied biogas (LBG) for the needs of long-haul transport.

Gasum completes acquisition of LNG, biogas, marine bunkering businesses in Nordic region

The acquisition is an integral part of Gasum’s strategy execution to accelerate growth for cleaner transport solutions across the Nordics.

Nauticor and Novatek to Develop Small-Scale LNG in the Baltic

The two companies aim to further develop the marine LNG bunkering market by delivering via both bunker vessels and trucks.

Liqvis opens new LNG filling station in Kassel on the A7

Prime location in the center of Germany makes the site a hotspot for long-haul heavy trucks, as previously demonstrated by the high demand for the mobile station.

Chart eyes LNG stations deal with Shell as profit jumps

hart’s Distribution and Storage Eastern Hemisphere booked 14 LNG fueling stations, which is the same level as the first quarter of 2019.

Keppel Data Centres partners with Toll Group and Royal Vopak to explore Floating Data Centre Park and LNG-to-power solutions in Singapore

With the growing global demand for data centres, Keppel Data Centres’ FDCP concept is an environmentally-friendly and resource-efficient way to meet the expanding needs of the digital economy.

LNG powered vessels are a great asset for ESL Shipping

Using LNG has awakened ESL Shipping’s customers’ interest and lowered their fuel costs.

Powerzeek - an online marketplace for cleaner marine fuels

Buyers and sellers of LNG are able to register for free and send out their enquiries or offers.

VW to start using Siem’s LNG-powered car carrier duo

The vessels are claimed to be the largest and the first liquefied natural gas-powered overseas car freighters.

SAG’s kryotanks for Methan electric busses

Using a special process, the easily transportable and CO2-neutral liquid methane is produced from biogas. In combination with a drive system developed by CM Fluids, it is possible to operate buses in public transport economically and without CO2 emissions.

LOTOS to open its first LNG refuelling station

Grupa LOTOS, LOTOS Paliwa and Remontowa LNG Systems signed an agreement to build a pilot LNG docking station. Its commercial operation is slated to start in mid 2021.

VIDEO: LNG as the first step towards deep-sea shipping GHG reduction

Shipping currently represents around 3% of total global emissions. That contribution could change significantly as other sectors switch to renewables if the shipping fuel mix remains unchanged.

PGNIG commences operations at Klaipeda LNG reloading station

The capacities of the station, which will allow more efficient entry into the small-scale regional LNG market, is reserved for a strategic partner for five years.

MAN to build liquefied methane terminal in Oxelösund, Sweden

The terminal will also feature a bunkering solution enabling vessels to bunker LNG and other methane-based fuels in the port of Oxelösund directly from the terminal.

Schottel propulsion for German LNG-fueled research vessel

The vessel was ordered by the German Federal Maritime and Hydrographic Agency (BSH).