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Dutch ferry first in Europe to run on CNG

13-07-2017

Texel/Nieuwegein, Netherlands, 13 july 2017 – As of this week, the ferry operated by Dutch shipping firm TESO called the Texelstroom will run on CNG (compressed natural gas), a first in Europe.

PitPoint.LNG to build the first LNG bunkering station in Germany

28-06-2017

PitPoint.LNG will build Germany’s first liquefied natural gas (LNG) bunkering station in the harbor of Cologne. The new station will facilitate the bunkering of LNG powered inland waterways vessels that sail on Europe’s busiest transport waterway, the Rhine. The construction of the bunkering station is

The growing role of sustainability

11-05-2017

European ports are busy hubs for the transportation of products from all over the world; at least 99 percent of all consumer goods are shipped by container. Ports in Europe are to a large extent the engines of their national economies. Unfortunately, there is a

Total Group new shareholder PitPoint

3-05-2017

Total Group is buying PitPoint shares from Bencis Capital Partners. The deal was signed today and the official transfer is expected to take place in late June. The acquisition will possibly speed up PitPoint’s mission to achieve clean and affordable transport.

Volkswagen Group and PitPoint are working together

2-05-2017

German initiative aims to expand CNG/Biomethane mobility: network of CNG gas stations to grow to 2000 stations, number of CNG vehicles to one million.

PitPoint acquires hydrogen refueling station in Antwerp

3-04-2017

Pitpoint acquired its first hydrogen refueling station in Antwerp, realised under the EU funded High V.LO City project. This project aims at facilitating the deployment of fuel cell electric busses and their related hydrogen refuelling infrastructure in European cities. For PitPoint the investment is an

The growing role of sustainability

22-03-2017

European ports are busy hubs for the transportation of products from all over the world; at least 99 percent of all consumer goods are shipped by container. European ports in to a large extent the engines of their national economies. This inevitably  leads to strong

Clean shipping ahoy!

15-03-2017

Clean transport in 2030. That is our mission. And by that with clean transport we don’t just mean road transport. PitPoint is also focused on innovative cooperation with stakeholders to realise clean shipping.

PitPoint participates in launch of hydrogen buses in Groningen

10-02-2017

The High V.LO-City project, which aims at facilitating the deployment of fuel cell electric buses and their related hydrogen refuelling infrastructure in European cities, launches a new demonstration site for fuel cell electric buses in Groningen (Netherlands). The Groningen site is the fourth deployment site

EU Member States impose restrictions on particle emissions

6-01-2017

New petrol cars in Europe will be subject to stringent particle emissions standards by September 2018. The models must be tested on the road in real-world driving conditions to prevent another emissions test cheating incident.