As the market leader in gas trucks, the Iveco stand at ITT Hub unsurprisingly featured an example of the recently launched S-WAY Natural Power in the form of a 4×2 LNG AS440, as well as the New Daily van. Iveco believes that natural gas is currently the only viable transport decarbonisation solution, offering a 95% reduction in CO2 emission when running on biomethane. Aerodynamic drag has been reduced by 12% in the S-WAY, helping it achieve up to a 4% […]
Gasrec has bet a small fortune on the future of natural gas as a road transport fuel. Chief executive Rob Wood tells Steve Hobson that the odds are moving in its favour. For those in the road transport industry with long memories, the era of gas-powered vehicles has dawned before – but proved to be false. Will things be different this time, as diesel is not only more expensive now but is being demonised for its carbon dioxide, particulate and […]
DIY retailer B&Q is to install a biomethane gas filling station at its Swindon DC to support the operations of 50 dual-fuel trucks the firm introduced at the site in December.
Green hydrogen key to net-zero challenge but transport sector faces toughest ever times, FORS delegates warned
Former transport minister for London Steven Norris (pictured) has told operators that green hydrogen is key to the industry’s drive towards zero-emission vehicles but that the government’s target for HGVs is “likely to be altered”.