A unit of Atlanta-based AGL Resources Inc. and WesPac Midstream LLC have signed a long-term agreement with marine shipper TOTE Inc. to provide liquefied natural gas (LNG) for two new TOTE container ships operating out of Jacksonville, FL.
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Heeding industry pleas from a subcommittee hearing earlier this month (see Daily GPI, Dec. 5), Congress on Tuesday extended tax credits for natural gas vehicles (NGV) that expired at the end of last year, reversing the defeat earlier in the year of a bipartisan bill from the U.S. Senate that was rejected by the House.
A unit of Applied Natural Gas Fuels (ANGF) on Thursday broke ground for a liquefied natural gas (LNG) production facility in Midlothian, TX, south of Dallas-Fort Worth.
The pace of development of the alternative fuel vehicle market has slowed, prompting Volvo Trucks to cut back on its development efforts in the natural gas vehicle (NGV) sector.
Tokyo Electric Power Co. (Tepco) and Chubu Electric Power Co. have signed a memorandum of understanding on the formation of an alliance covering the entire energy supply chain, from upstream investments and fuel procurement through power generation. It would, among other things, create the world’s largest buyer of liquefied natural gas (LNG).
The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) has levied a $250,000 fine against a pipeline company for more than a dozen construction violations that occurred over a seven-month period in Lycoming County, in the heart of the Marcellus Shale.
Natural gas continues to be the primary source of fuel for heating at the national level, but excluding the nine states that comprise the Northeast Census region, gas is starting to lose ground to electricity, according to the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA).
General Motors (GM) on Thursday said it was recalling 3,196 Chevrolet Express and GMC Savana full-size vans with a compressed natural gas (CNG) option to check for a possible hazard in the vehicles CNG regulator. GM said the recall also includes an additional 13 vehicles in Canada.
Plans by Puget Sound Energy (PSE) to develop a $275 million liquefied natural gas (LNG) storage and transportation facility at the Port of Tacoma south of Seattle moved ahead with the recent approval of a lease by the port’s governing board. Construction is slated to begin next year and be completed by the end of 2018.
A wastewater-derived compressed natural gas (CNG) has rocked into prominence in Grand Junction, CO, for fueling transit bus and waste-hauling fleets, the sixth location nationally for the renewable version of CNG used in natural gas vehicles (NGV) of all sizes.