MI Presents at Gastech Singapore 2015

Singapore – On Wednesday, Dom LaVigne from MI’s Singapore office presented on methanol’s use in land transport and marine fuel applications globally. Gastech, now in its 43rd year and seen as the world’s leading natural gas/LNG conference and exhibition, primarily featured presentations on the use of LNG in energy applications globally. Dom lobbied the organizer […]

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MIIT holds 2nd Methanol Vehicle Pilot Symposium in Baoji City

Baoji City, Shannxi Province, China – on October 9th, the Chinese Ministry of Industry and Information Technology’s (MIIT) Energy Conservation Department held its methanol vehicle pilot symposium in Baoji. Around 100 people attended the symposium including MIIT’s officials in the pilot leading group, members of the pilot expert group and related local industry and information […]

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Indian State Transport Agency Switches to Biodiesel

In India, the State Road Transport Corporation in Karnataka will run on between 20% and 100% biodiesel, starting with 10 vehicles now and expanding to the entire fleet over the next four months. The national government approved the higher biodiesel blends for transport on August 10, making Karnataka’s public bus fleet the first to switch […]

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Oberon and Ford Collaborate to Produce First DME Powered Passenger Car

MI member Oberon Fuels, along with Ford, Forschungsvereinigung Verbrennungskraftmaschinen e. V. (FVV), and other FVV member companies on a 3-year, €3.5 million project to research, analyze and test the potential of DME and oligomethyl ether (OME) fuel in passenger cars and heavy-duty truck engines, and ultimately build the world’s first production passenger car powered by […]

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MI to Speak at Stockholm Advanced Biofuels Conference

MI’s Chief Representative Europe, Eelco Dekker, will speak at the upcoming International Advanced Biofuels Conference to be held September 16-17 in Stockholm, Sweden. The transport sectors in aviation, maritime and on land face big changes in the near future. Apart from today’s economic situation there are national energy challenges like security of supply and carbon […]

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