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UK new car market falls -15.7%

UK new car market falls -15.7%

April 6, 2018 No Comments

The UK new car market declined in March, according to figures released by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT), with registrations falling -15.7% compared with the same month last year. March 2017 was the biggest month ever for new car registrations, as buyers seized the chance to purchase cars before new Vehicle Excise […]

UK and overseas petrol and diesel prices – March 2018

UK and overseas petrol and diesel prices – March 2018

April 6, 2018 No Comments

Unleaded prices have dropped 2.2p from 121.9 p/litre to 119.7 p/litre in UK. Diesel prices have dropped 1.8p from 124.4 p/litre to 122.6 p/litre in UK.. The price difference between diesel and unleaded has grown to 2.9 p/litre in UK..   Petrol Highest – The South East has recorded the highest price for unleaded at 120.6 […]

THE NEW GAS-POWERED VOLVO FH LNG

THE NEW GAS-POWERED VOLVO FH LNG

March 29, 2018 No Comments

A gas-powered truck with a powertrain based on Volvo diesel engine technology. Nobody else offers anything like it. The gas-powered Volvo FH LNG comes with a 420 or 460 hp engine that delivers performance and productivity on par with a regular Volvo FH with the same power rating. The Volvo FH LNG opens up long-term […]

Valtra takes Neste MY Renewable Diesel to over 75 countries

Valtra takes Neste MY Renewable Diesel to over 75 countries

March 12, 2018 No Comments

Valtra, a manufacturer of tractors, is the first factory in the world to fill its new tractors with Neste MY Renewable Diesel(TM), a fuel is produced entirely from waste and residues. Hence, Valtra takes Neste MY Renewable Diesel to over 75 countries, one tank at a time. “In today’s world, it’s important to get through […]

Toyota to stop selling cars powered by diesel in Europe by end of the year

Toyota to stop selling cars powered by diesel in Europe by end of the year

March 6, 2018 No Comments

Toyota is to stop selling diesel-powered passenger cars in Britain and Europe by the end of this year, company bosses have announced. The Japanese car giant revealed the change in strategy at a briefing on the eve of the Geneva Motor Show in Switzerland. Fewer than 7 per cent of Toyota’s UK sales were diesel […]

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The death of diesel? What the German court verdict could mean

The death of diesel? What the German court verdict could mean

February 28, 2018 No Comments

Germany’s top administrative court has paved the way for potential bans on diesel cars in cities. Does this ultimately mean the death of diesel? Or can the beloved diesel engine adapt and survive? Diesel-guzzling car lovers need not panic just yet — you can still drive your beloved set of wheels home this evening, wherever […]

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Porsche halts Production of all diesel cars

Porsche halts Production of all diesel cars

February 22, 2018 No Comments

Porsche has confirmed it has axed all diesel engine options from its range of cars with immediate effect.The German car maker said the decision was made due to a ‘cultural shift’ by the brand’s customers which means that ‘demand for diesel models is falling’ according to a Daily Mail report. It means Porsche customers will […]

Re-instatement of US Blender’s Tax Credit for 2017 approved

Re-instatement of US Blender’s Tax Credit for 2017 approved

February 9, 2018 No Comments

On 9 February 2018, the US Blender’s Tax Credit (BTC) was approved retroactively for the year 2017. In the US, qualified biofuel blenders are eligible for a Blender’s Tax Credit of $1.00 per gallon of biodiesel or renewable diesel used in the blending process. The retro-active reinstatement of the BTC for 2017 will have a […]

City of Espoo Uses Neste MY Renewable Diesel

City of Espoo Uses Neste MY Renewable Diesel

January 5, 2018 No Comments

The Public Works Department at the City of Espoo has decided to use Neste MY Renewable Diesel(TM) in all of its diesel powered machines. Neste MY Renewable Diesel is produced entirely from waste and residues. The transition to renewable diesel is part of the City of Espoo’s target to make Espoo completely carbon neutral by […]

Eni and FCA sign research agreement for joint projects to reduce CO2 emissions

Eni and FCA sign research agreement for joint projects to reduce CO2 emissions

November 21, 2017 No Comments

Today, at the Palazzo Chigi in Rome, in the presence of the Italian Prime Minister, Paolo Gentiloni, the chief executive of Eni, Claudio Descalzi, and the chief executive of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. (FCA), Sergio Marchionne, signed a Memorandum of Understanding for the joint development of research projects and technological applications aimed at reducing CO2 […]

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