Published on 25.04.2015
Taiwan’s largest integrated steel maker, China Steel Corporation (CSC), has announced formal Board approval of a 1400-million TWD (US$46 million) capital investment in a LanzaTech commercial ethanol facility. This follows the successful demonstration of the carbon recycling platform at the White Biotech (WBT) Demonstration Plant in Kaohsiung using steel mill off gases for ethanol production.
Published on 24.04.2015
Scania is to deliver an additional 100 chassis to Taiwanese bodybuilder, Gen-Chen. The company has worked with the Scandinavian manufacturer since the early 1990s and in recent years exclusively relies on this Swedish marque.
Published on 23.04.2015
The Ministry of Transportation of Azerbaijan with its new department “Baku Bus” has ordered 300 Iveco buses fitted with Diwa automatic transmissions from Voith. They will serve fans during the first European Games in Baku, also known as “Baku 2015”. The games will be held from 12th to 28th June 2015 and will feature over 6,000 athletes competing in 20 disciplines.
Published on 22.04.2015
For the first time the Indian APSRTC will test Scania Metrolink 14.5m HD coach on the important route of Vijayawada and Hyderabad. In a formal bus handover event, Mr. V. Sivakumar, Director, Sales, Scania Commercial Vehicles India and Mr. Samba Siva Rao IPS, Managing Director, APSRTC, officially flagged off the Scania Metrolink coach at Pandit Nehru Bus Station in Vijayawada.
Published on 21.04.2015
All Amsterdam buses will have to be completely emission-free in 2025, the municipality of the city and the local public transport operator GVB have decided. The current fleet of diesel buses will fully replaced by electric and fuel cell vehicles. The ferries used for crossing the IJ, the main waterway in the city, will also be getting electric drive.