Fuel & Energy


Mercedes-Benz battery electric eActros truck celebrates world premiere
Mercedes-Benz is bringing electrification to its heavy-duty truck range with the introduction of its new battery-electric eActros, which has just received its world premiere.


Daimler Fuel-Cell Truck tests underway
Daimler Trucks has reached the next milestone on its path to the series production of hydrogen-powered fuel-cells for the electrification of its long-haul transport vehicles.


Volvo Trucks ready to electrify a large part of goods transports
With sales starting this year of three new heavy-duty all-electric models, Volvo Trucks believes the time is right for a rapid upswing in electrification of heavy road transport.


McCulla powers 10 new IVECO S-WAY NP CNG trucks on bio-methane gas generated from Lidl food waste
Chilled and frozen logistics company McCulla (Ireland) Ltd has taken delivery of 10 new IVECO S-WAY NP CNG 4x2 tractor units as part of its new waste-to-energy transport model.


DAF LF Electric for ‘zero emission’ urban distribution
DAF Trucks introduces the LF Electric, a full electric distribution truck for urban applications with a range of up to 280 ‘zero emission kilometres’.


Tyrone’s gas specialists
Established in 1987, Kelgar Haulage is a family-run business which specialises in delivery of Liquid Petroleum Gas.


DAF Trucks announces CF Electric for UK market
DAF Trucks has announced the introduction of its CF Electric truck for the UK market.


Applegreen commercial fleet now Driving CarbonNeutral®
Applegreen has announced that its entire commercial fleet, fuelling communities across Ireland, has begun Driving CarbonNeutral®.


BWG Foods first to 'plug in' new Mercedes-Benz eSprinter
BWG Foods, one of Ireland’s leading wholesale and retail groups, has become the first in Ireland to introduce the newly-launched electric-powered Mercedes-Benz eSprinter van to its distribution fleet.


An impeccable service for your diesel system
Tyrone Diesel Systems specialise in the testing and repair of diesel fuel systems of all varieties.


Mercedes-Benz helps Southern Gas reach new heights
Clonmel-based Southern Gas Installations is reaching new heights since taking delivery of a Mercedes-Benz 202 Actros 2535L 6X2 rear steer truck.


Mercedes−Benz electric truck starts work at Remondis in Cologne
Another battery-electric Mercedes-Benz eActros starts practical testing at Remondis in Cologne.


Volvo sees increased interest in Gas as alternative to Diesel across Europe
Hauliers and transport buyers are increasingly moving towards refrigerated liquefied gas as a cheaper and more environmentally friendly alternative to diesel.


Mercedes-Benz unveils hydrogen-powered Actros test vehicle
The development of hydrogen and fuel-cell technology that will power the heavy commercial vehicles of the future is already well advanced and is set to progress even more quickly according to information revealed at a Mercedes-Benz presentation held in Berlin.


DAF introduces CF Electric with Extended Range
DAF Trucks is taking the next step in the development of electric drivelines by doubling the range of the DAF CF Electric, with VDL e-power technology, to more than 200 kilometres.


Volta Zero selected by Bring and Posten for trials
​​​​​​​Bring and Posten, the Nordic region’s leading distributor of parcels, cargo, and mail, has chosen Volta Trucks for an exclusive trial of its forthcoming Volta Zero.


EV drivers reminded to unplug during lockdown to reduce risk of battery damage
Electric vehicle (EV) drivers may need to unplug their cars and vans during the coronavirus lockdown in order to reduce the risk of battery damage, Arval UK has suggested.


First DAF CF Electric refuse collection truck delivered to ROVA
The first DAF CF Electric 6x2 refuse collection truck has entered operations with Dutch public waste disposal firm ROVA.


Leading experts in diesel pumps and injectors
Based in Cashel, Co. Tipperary, Diesel Injection Services are industry leaders in diesel fuel system repair, recondition and recalibration, as well as vehicle diagnostics.


Wexford couple retire and transfer Adamstown Oil Distributor, J&M Oils, to Valero ownership
Wexford couple Jack & Mary Galway have announced their decision to retire and transfer the ownership and operations of their Adamstown-based J&M Oils to Valero Marketing (Ireland) Limited, the company who markets fuels under the Texoil brand in Ireland. 


Fuelling Northern Ireland since 2002
Steele’s Fuel Freight Ltd is a leading family-run oil distribution business based in Larne, Co. Antrim.


The diesel systems experts
Ireland’s premier diesel system specialists, Portlaoise Diesel Injection, enjoyed another positive year in 2017.


Premiere for Volvo Trucks' first all-electric truck
Volvo Trucks is proud to introduce its first all-electric truck for commercial use – the Volvo FL Electric for urban distribution and refuse operations, among other applications.


A well-oiled machine
Lissanna Fuels Ltd is a family-run authorised distributor for Top Oil and EuroBlue AdBlue. Based in Culloville, Co. Armagh, this new company is owned by Sean Farrell who also operates two service stations in Lurgan, Co. Armagh and Coalisland, Co. Tyrone.


Further Extension of period for relaxation rules in relation to fuel oil deliveries
The oil industry has requested an extension to the exceptional and limited relaxation of the EU Driver’s Hours rules granted by the Road Safety Authority (RSA).