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Liquefied Natural Gas in trucks and cars

Liquefied Natural Gas in trucks and cars

  • Global Environment Centre Foundation

    Type: 
    Organisation
    Knowledge partner
    Country of registration:
    Japan
    Relation to CTCN:
    Network Member
    Knowledge Partner

    The Global Environment Centre Foundation (GEC) is an entity that supports the UNEP’s International Environmental Technology Centre (IETC), based in Japan. GEC is dedicated to the transfer of environmentally sound technologies, in both developing countries and countries with economies in transition. The foundation aims to contribute to Japan’s international efforts on the environment, sharing project collaborations as well as promoting Japan’s rich conservation knowledge and experience in developing nations.

  • Constrained Floating Baffle for Mitigating Sloshing of Liquid in Moving Tank

    Type: 
    Product
    Objective:

    Technology Overview: Natural gas is the cleanest-burning fossil fuel producing significantly lower carbon emissions than coal or oil as well as lower levels of other pollutants. In recent years the demand for Natural gas has grown rapidly. Due to increased demand there is also an increasing need for larger liquefied natural gas (LNG) tanks and more flexible operation conditions which require partially filled tanks LNG sloshing can be a severe problem in damaging the tank (through higher stress and fatigue) and also contributing to instability of the carrier.

  • Grütter Consulting

    Type: 
    Organisation
    Country of registration:
    Switzerland
    Relation to CTCN:
    Network Member
    Sector(s) of expertise:

    Grütter Consulting (GC) develops sustainable transport projects including policies development, biofuels implementation, urban and inter-urban mobility, electric, gas-powered vehicles, freight and logistics projects. It has implemented various projects in road-based transport (urban and inter-urban), rail and shipping with the objective to identify options for reducing the environmental footprint of transport. Also, GC realizes financial structuring within the framework of its projects.