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Why hydrogen is pivotal to achieve zero emission mobility

16-08-2018

A lot is written and said about the promise and obstacles of hydrogen and fuel cell mobility. In this article, we as Pitpoint would like to share our enthusiasm about H2 with you and show that the combination of hydrogen and fuel cells is pivotal

PitPoint receives subsidy for 7 transport projects

24-07-2018

PitPoint clean fuels has been awarded a total of 1.3 million euros in subsidy for the realisation of various EV and CNG infrastructure projects in the Netherlands and Belgium. The subsidy is issued by the Dutch-Belgian collaboration project BENEFIC. A quarter of the total amountallocated

Dutch government sets its sights on hydrogen

10-07-2018

At PitPoint we strongly believe in hydrogen as one of the main clean fuels for the future. We are fully committed to make hydrogen available and affordable. Therefore, we are very pleased that the Dutch government has taken an important step to give hydrogen mobility

25th LNG filling station opened in the Netherlands

13-06-2018

By pressing the start button, the alderman of Roosendaal René van Ginderen and director Gert van Overveld of Transport Van Overveld (TVO) officially opened the latest LNG filling station of the Netherlands, in Roosendaal. This PitPoint.LNG’s filling station is closely located to the A17, in

The state of hydrogen fueling infrastructure

3-05-2018

On April 24, Oskar Voorsmit, Senior Business Development Manager for hydrogen at PitPoint clean fuels presented at gasworld’s Europe Conference 2018 in Amsterdam. Oskar’s main message: To make hydrogen competitive as a fuel for mobility we must and can bring down the costs. How? By

A clean fuel operators’ perspective

26-04-2018

On the 18th and 19th of April, the Clean Buses in Europe Conference took place in Amsterdam. During the two day conference, participants from all over Europe learnt more about the transtition to zero emission public transport and the key issues and challenges involved in

PitPoint to build six new CNG stations in Belgium

28-03-2018

PitPoint will be extending its CNG network with six new stations in Belgium. The new CNG stations will be built in the following locations: Aalter, Kortrijk, Luik, Anderlecht, Eindhout and Charleroi. Plans for the latest expansion of PitPoint’s European clean fuels network were announced yesterday.

Interview with Alex Naef, CEO of Hess

27-02-2018

Hess is a Swiss bus and truck builder that has been founded in 1882. Hess has been building electric buses for over 75 years and knows the advantages of choosing sustainable solutions for public transport like no other. Therefore, we sat down with the CEO

Launch of new hydrogen refuelling station in Delfzijl

22-02-2018

The Delfzijl refuelling station has been developed through an innovative public-private partnership between the OV-bureau for Groningen Drenthe, Qbuzz, AkzoNobel, Groningen Seaports, PitPoint, the Dutch Ministry of Infrastructure, Public Works and Water Management, and the province of Groningen.

Inland shipping fuels: Time for action

6-02-2018

Shipping is generally seen as a relatively environmentally friendly form of transport. It is, however, not as harmless as it appears. This is true for inland shipping in particular. In this article, I provide an overview of the various options to decrease the negative impact