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Engine Fuel

LPG or more comonly called Autogas when used for automotive purposes, is a true alternative to traditional fuels. Fast and economical to switch to, it is a clean, environmentally friendly option. These features have made Autogas the most widely used alternative fuel in the world and it gains popularity with also many other engine types on the road and off the road.

It is an environmentally friendly fuel that besides emitting significantly less polluting particles, it also reduces noise pollution in towns and cities compared to diesel and to a degree even to petrol alternatives.

In many countries it costs around half the price of petrol or diesel enabling businesses and individual to save significantly on their running costs, in addition to the environmental benefits. Driving an LPG car and any other type of LPG fuelled vehicle, is safe, easy and, efficient compared to diesel or petrol alternatives. Environment wise, it constitutes a great option emitting less CO2 to the atmosphere aiding the efforts against global warming, reduction of carbon foot print while allowing for financial savings. For businesses and profesionals, running vehicles on LPG sends positive environmental messages about the organization.

Especially in heavy duty (HD) applications, due to higher volume consumptions, incuding also in off road applications, its advantages are even more significant. Such uses can be on buses of all types, school buses, public transport, transit or tourist buses, tourist, trucks or every size, refuse trucks, utility trucks, fork lift trucks, automated guided vehicles (HGVs), construction equipment, mining vehicles and equipment, trains, power generators, agricultural equipment, irrigation units, farming tractors, heavy duty lawn mowers or marine vessels,  For static applications, LPG fuelled engines can be found in combined heat and power (CHP) units, freezing units refrigeration and air-conditioning, 

As a partial substitute to diesel in diesel engines, it can be easily used with minimum modifications in existing diesel engines of various sizes offering environmental and economical advantages.  This substitution can range from 15% to 50% total contents of LPG in the mix and often called as Diesel - LPG fuel mix, or Diesel - LPG substitution or Dual fuel Diesel - LPG

 

Features

LPG as an engine fuel is a green, clean burning alternative fuel

It is intrinsically safer than many other fuels

Benefits

  • LPG as engine fuel is a green, clean burning alternative
  • It is less expensive than gasoline or diesel in many countries
  • It is available everywhere
  • It is intrinsically safer than many other fuels
  • It is reliable
  • It is an alternative energy source that is ready now

 

Applications

  • Thumbnail Autogas Vehicles View Application

    Autogas Vehicles

    Autogas is the common name for liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) when it is used as a fuel in internal combustion engines in vehicles- cars, buses, lorries or trucks. It is ... Read More
  • Thumbnail Forklifts View Application

    Forklifts

    LPG forklifts are used to engage, lift, and transfer palletized loads in warehousing, manufacturing, materials handling, and construction applications both indoors and outdoors. Diesel, electricity and LPG are the ‘big ... Read More
  • Thumbnail Lawn Mowers View Application

    Lawn Mowers

    Lawn mowers are ground care equipment used to cut grass. They are produced in varying models and sizes to suit different domestic and commercial needs. Domestic mowers are traditionally powered ... Read More
  • Thumbnail LPG Mopeds View Application

    LPG Mopeds

    Small mopeds are also an area of use of LPG as an automotive fuel. These mopeds can have integrated LPG tanks or operate on disposable or refillable LPG cartridges. The ... Read More
  • Agricultural Tractors

    LPG, propane powered agricultural tractors are not new in the market, the first ones were manufactured and sold in the US in the late 1940’s. However, even though new models ... Read More