Displaying all articles from 2016
LPG: Bringing benefits to the forklift truck industry
Friday 2nd December 2016
There are many reasons why forklift managers will choose LPG to fuel their forklift truck fleet. Much cleaner and greener than diesel, it is a versatile fuel source that cuts air and noise pollution and, when you look at the range of benefits it brings to users compared to its diesel-fuelled and electric counterparts, it's no surprise that LPG is a popular choice:
LPG vehicles on show at Cenex LCV 2016 as fleet solution to urban air quality
Thursday 8th September 2016
With urban air quality rising to the top of the government’s agenda and being a prominent feature in the news, UKLPG, the trade body that represents the LPG industry, states that now is the time for LPG to be considered as a viable alternative fuel for vehicles by fleet managers.
Guidance published for LPG refuelling facility operators on the filling of LPG Cylinders
Tuesday 12th July 2016
UKLPG has published guidance on the filling of LPG cylinders at public refuelling facilities.
Scottish minister upbeat on LPG
Tuesday 5th July 2016
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UKLPG presses for meeting with London Mayor ahead of consultation to tackle urban air quality
Monday 23rd May 2016
UKLPG, the trade body that represents the LPG industry, is calling for a meeting with new London Mayor Sadiq Khan to discuss the role the low carbon transport fuel can have on improving air quality in the Capital.
Birmingham switching 63 diesel cabs to LPG
Wednesday 11th May 2016
The conversion of 63 diesel-powered ‘black’ cabs in Birmingham to run on petrol engines using LPG-fuel has started under the city’s NOx Reduction Champions project.
LPG is the hidden hero of your May Day Bank Holiday
Thursday 28th April 2016
As millions of Britons plan to head outdoors this weekend, here are five little-known facts about LPG (liquefied petroleum gas), a fuel that will energise rural Britain over the bank holiday, powering everything from barbecues to countryside spa retreats.
EFRA Committee backs LPG as part of portfolio of solutions to reduce inner-city air pollution
Wednesday 27th April 2016
UKLPG, the trade association for the liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) industry, has welcomed the Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee’s (EFRA) inclusion of LPG as part of a range of alternative fuel options described in its report on Air Quality, released today.
Heating industry unites to urge Chancellor to roll out a boiler replacement scheme
Thursday 25th February 2016
The UK LP Gas Trade Association (UKLPG), the Oil Firing Technical Association (OFTEC), the Federation of Petroleum Suppliers (FPS) and the Heating and Hotwater Industry Council (HHIC) have written to George Osborne calling for him to introduce an England-wide boiler replacement scheme in next month's Budget.
Low emission vehicles and LPG: a renewed interest
Tuesday 19th January 2016
In light of the resurgence of using automotive LPG low emission vehicles, Mike Chapman, manager of UKLPG, discusses the financial and environmental benefits of switching to LPG.
The trade association for the LPG and bioLPG industry in the UK