IVECO news * Germany - LNG first fueling station
* Baden-Wurtemberg - Iveco, Uniper open LNG fueling station for trucks in Germany
Uniper say they have opened Germany’s first liquefied natural gas (LNG) fueling station for trucks in Ulm... According to a joint press release from both companies, the fueling station will be used in particular for endurance tests in trials of innovative engine concepts for long-haul transportation... The companies say that they made this decision because LNG-powered trucks emit substantially less carbon dioxide, nitrogen oxides and particulate matter and are much quieter in operation than comparable diesel-powered vehicles. Moreover, they add that a tank of refrigerated LNG provides 600 times as much power as normal natural gas, making it possible to use natural-gas-powered trucks for long-haul transportation... Uniper says it has substantial quantities of LNG at its disposal and the requisite capacity at LNG terminals, selling LNG fuel under the LIQVIS brand...
Ulm, BW, Germany - NGT news - Jun 29, 2016