Rolande launches another German LNG station

Dutch Rolande has opened another LNG filling station for vehicles in Germany as it works on establishing a nationwide network in the country.

The firm said it opened the new station on January 25 at gates of the city of Dortmund.

Moreover, the station features two LNG pumps and a capacity to guarantee the quick fuelling of up to 150 vehicles per day, it said.

Rolande says its next LNG station in Lubeck is already in the works. Further locations, among others, in Grasdorf, Zeisar and Hamburg are planned for this year.

The firm operates exclusively public filling stations that can be used by any customer.

While only four LNG filling stations operated in Germany overall in 2019, this figure increased to 43 by December 2020, according to Rolande.

In addition, this figure should double by the end of 2021, Rolande says.

The market for LNG as a truck fuel is growing strongly in Germany but also the Netherlands, as owners look to slash emissions and due to tax schemes and a road tax exemption for LNG-powered trucks until the end of 2023

This makes for savings of up to 18.7 cents in road tolls per driven kilometre for the operators, Rolande said.

- Advertisements -

Most Popular

Tellurian says Shell, Vitol LNG supply deals terminated

US LNG firm Tellurian, the developer of the Driftwood LNG export project in Louisiana, said on Friday that its...

Energy Infrastructure Partners buys stake in Fluxys

Switzerland-based investor Energy Infrastructure Partners (EIP) has signed a deal to buy a stake in Belgian LNG terminal operator...

UAE’s Adnoc to supply LNG to Germany’s RWE

UAE’s Adnoc and Germany's RWE have signed a supply deal on the first commercial LNG delivery to the Brunsbuettel...

More News Like This

Rolande, G&V Energy launch third LNG fueling station in Belgium

Dutch firm Rolande and partner G&V Energy have opened their third liquefied natural gas fueling station for trucks in...

Dutch Rolande continues to grow network of LNG filling stations

Rolande is looking to add up to 14 new LNG filling stations for trucks to its network in Europe,...

Rolande, Kuwait Petroleum’s unit launch another German LNG station

Dutch firm Rolande has opened another LNG filling station for vehicles with Kuwait Petroleum's unit IDS-Q8 in Germany, as...

Scandinavian Biogas inks bio-LNG deal with Rolande

Scandinavian Biogas said it has extended its agreement with Dutch LNG supplier Rolande for deliveries of waste-based liquefied biogas...