The President of the Spanish Association of Gas (Sedigas), Antoni Peris said that the penetration of gas in Spain will reach 40% or 45% over the next ten years, in line with the European average (50%).
Petroleos de Venezuela Gas (PDVSA Gas) is building a station to supply the gaseous fuel to metrobuses in an area of 3,000 square meters of the Metro de Maracaibo, located in Altos de La Vanega sector.
During the XVIII version of the Annual Congress of Naturgas in Medellin, Efigas Manager, Carlos Alberto Mazeneth Davila, said the company already made the proposal to Megabus to do the conversion of the fleet to natural gas.
The leader of the Federation of Taxi Drivers, Jose Luis Garibay, reported that there is a proposal to change the use of gasoline with natural gas in the Mexican city of San Luis Potosi, which will benefit from lower costs.
The President of Bolivia, Evo Morales, said it was a priority of his administration that Bolivians are the first to have natural gas, after nationalizing the hydrocarbons in 2006 and implementation of the process of change in this area.
Sime Darby Offshore Engineering Sdn Bhd (SDOE) and Gas Malaysia Bhd have signed a joint venture (JV) agreement to set up a company, mainly to seek business opportunities in bio-compressed natural gas (Bio-CNG) value chain.
In order to cuts costs and increase profitability, and also to reduce pollution, Goa's state-run Kadamba transport corporation (KTC) is studying the possibility of converting its buses from diesel fuel to compressed natural gas (CNG).
The Agency for Promotion of Private Investment (ProInversión) will grant the concession for the Natural Gas Expansion - Pipeline Network Distribution project in Apurimac, Ayacucho, Huancavelica, Junín, Cusco, Puno and Ucayali.