Roberta Innocenti (Assolavaggisti) – Pandemic watershed for the sector: car washes have become strategic for protecting health

Interview with the President of the Association for the province of Pistoia and member of the national presidency The Covid-19 pandemic was a “watershed” for the car wash […]

Porsche and Siemens build e-fuel production plant in Chile

The two companies are focusing on ecological synthetic fuels. The South American country aims to become a leading exporter of green hydrogen Porsche and Siemens Energy are focusing […]

Agreement between Eni and Rome Airports for decarbonisation and aviation biofuels

The creation of “smart hubs” with sustainable fuels and services is expected in coming months Decarbonization in the aviation sector and the development of sustainable aviation fuels. These […]

Hydrogen: a developing resource for decarbonisation and storage

Various EU member countries, including Italy, have adopted strategic plans and projects are being pushed forward to create “Hydrogen valleys” and production from renewable sources The hydrogen issue […]

Maritime sector responding to decarbonisation requirements

The European Commission has also included the maritime sector in the “Fit for 55” package through the Fuel EU Maritime initiative. In recent years, the sector has developed […]

Pilat&Partners, official partner of Oil&nonOil

Pilat&Partners, a renowned company in the strategic communication and institutional relations field based in Rome, is an official partner of Oil&nonOil scheduled at Veronafiere 24-26 November 2021 This […]

Unem: fuel consumption in July returned to pre-Covid levels

Thanks to the extension of the white zone to the whole country in July, there was a recovery in the consumption of motor fuels, especially for petrol Consumption […]

Exhibitors are growing in numbers at Oil&nonOil 2021

Registrations continue to flow in for Oil&nonOil during the run-up to the 16th edition scheduled 24-26 November at Veronafiere in conjunction with Asphaltica New registrations for Oil&nonOil include […]

Oil&nonOil Verona: new registrations even during the summer break!

The summer break has by no means interrupted the flow of registrations for the 16th Oil&nonOil, scheduled 24-26 November at Veronafiere in conjunction with Asphaltica, the exhibition dedicated […]

Schermolux Illuminotecnica heading in a green direction: sustainable post-pandemic mobility

Giovanni Lucarelli, CEO of the company, talks about its commitment to developing a specific division and new products A division specifically dedicated to sustainable mobility and the desire […]

European Commission: new zero-emission cars from 2035

The proposal is part of a package of measures embracing climate, energy, land use, transport and taxation All new cars registered as of 2035 must ensure zero emissions. […]

Ecobonus in Italy: bookings for buying ‘green’ cars now open

A fund of 350 million euros has been set aside and contributions vary based on scrapping the old vehicle and its emissions The new incentives for buying ecological […]

Oil&nonOil Verona 2021: attendance list growing by the day

Registrations continue to flow in for Oil&nonOil during the run-up to the 16th edition scheduled 24-26 November at Veronafiere in conjunction with Asphaltica, the exhibition of technologies and […]

Intermodal systems as a tool for a green transition: proposals by ALIS

The Association calls on the transport sector to tackle the sustainability challenge and urges the government to make Marebonus and Ferrobonus incentives structural and also introduce measures to […]

Snam inaugurates its first natural gas and bio-methane self-service station in Verona

There are now 1500 service stations for gas vehicles in Italy The first compressed natural gas (CNG) and bio-methane (Bio-CNG) self-service station inaugurated by Snam4Mobility, the Snam subsidiary […]

Unem: the energy transition must be managed to avoid repercussions on the production system

During the AGM, President Claudio Spinaci noted that fossil fuels still dominate growth in demand and expressed concern over a debate focusing only on the electrification of consumption […]

EU vehicle standards: the renewable fuel sector calls for a more inclusive approach

In an open letter, 12 associations highlight the principle of technological neutrality and the risk of leaving a part of Europe behind The European Union should recognize “the […]

Natural gas: initiative to reduce vehicle conversion costs

The project is the outcome of collaboration between Assogasmetano and Ecomotive Solutions. It proposes kits for updating the most obsolete fleets and solutions for hybrids to replace traditional […]

Oil&nonOil Verona 2021: even more registrations

Registrations continue to flow in for Oil&nonOil during the run-up to the 16th edition scheduled 24-26 November at Veronafiere in conjunction with Asphaltica, the exhibition of technologies and […]

Oil&nonOil Verona 2021: growing attendance

Companies focusing on the 16th edition of Oil&nonOil are now joined by Change Italia, Emme Informatica, I Bilanciai Srl and Gruppo Gavio with G&A, iOne Solutions and PCA […]

1,500 methane distributors now operate in Italy

The methane supply network in Italy involves 1,500 active distributors. Out of this total, 100 are LNG. Self-service filling stations are also growing An important milestone for the […]

Oil&nonOil Verona 2021: registrations now open…

Confirmations and new entries among exhibitors signing up for the 2021 edition. Isoil Impianti, Lpg Group, MASER, Schermolux Illuminotecnica, Austrian company Security & Electronic Technologies and Silea Liquid […]

Methane and bio-methane: Italian excellence

During the webinar, associations representing the entire methane/biomethane automotive supply chain in Italy signed the Position Paper with proposals aimed at Institutions for the development of vehicles and […]

Asphaltica and Oil&nonOil team up 24-26 November 2021

“Smart roads to the future” – For the first time, Veronafiere brings together the entire supply chain dedicated to the world of roads A new exhibition event dedicated […]

Veronafiere resumes business in complete safety: Oil&nonOil closes today after three days

1,800 operators attended the event through physical attendance at the stands and online links to webinars The 15th Oil&nonOil exhibition dedicated to energy, fuel and mobility services organized […]

Oil&nonOil: the exhibition dedicated to energy, fuels and mobility services opens tomorrow at Veronafiere

The 15th edition will see a formula integrating the attended exhibition involving more than 60 companies with a programme of online conferences. Event safety is assured by the […]

Oil&nonOil, 21-23 October – The fuels chain comes together in Verona

First attended show at Veronafiere after the lockdown. The safety of exhibitors and operators is assured by the new #safebusiness protocol The countdown for Oil&nonOil at Veronafiere has […]

Oil&nonOil Verona 2020: the catalogue is ready!

The framework for the coming edition of the event (21-23 October) has by now been defined. Attendance applications continued to arrive until the last minute The industrial cleaning […]

Unione Petrolifera takes up the de-carbonisation challenge and becomes Unione Energie per la Mobilità

The change in name, after 70 years of history, reflects the new reality of associate member companies and their focus on environmental issues, low carbon fuels, innovation and […]

Merigo, Assogasmetano: “Identifying different technological solutions is vital” in order to bring the fleet of vehicles in circulation up to date

President Merigo hopes for a realistic approach to alternative sources of power to ensure benefits in economic and environmental terms alike and highlights the strategic contribution that bio-methane […]

Oil&nonOil Verona 2020: new registrations continue to arrive

With just two weeks to go before the event opens, requests to take part continue to arrive. The 15th edition of Oil&nonOil (21-23 October) is also the first […]

A challenging Autumn for the fuel sector

Operator federations suggest that the next few months will be decisive as regards tackling issues such as rationalisation of the network, the fight against illegality, digitalisation, the green […]

Rome: the first service station in the world paved with graphene enhanced asphalt

The paving contains the Gipave additive developed by Iterchimica. This 100% Italian technology was developed to improve performance in terms of resilience, durability and sustainability, at the same […]

Arzà, Assogasliquidi-Federchimica: LPG and LNG have all the credentials for incentives focusing on sustainability

The proposals put forward by the association include incentives for conversion of Euro 4 and Euro 5 petrol vehicles to gas and the construction of supply infrastructures   […]

Oil&nonOil Verona 2020: attendance list getting longer by the day

As the 15th edition of the event, scheduled 21-23 October, draws closer, Veronafiere has strengthened prevention measures for the first attended exhibition organised after the lockdown while more […]

Landi, President of Faib: “Combat illegality and rationalise the network” to emerge from the crisis

The President of the distributors’ association proposes a series of priority interventions to revive the sector and provide consumers with a more modern service   Interview with MARTINO […]

Antonio Fazio, Schermolux Illuminotecnica: “We are focusing on the eco-green world”

Orders have resumed in the post lockdown period but customers are asking for lower costs. The company responds with new products   Interview with ANTONIO FAZIO, Joint Director […]

Oil&nonOil Verona 2020: registrations still flowing in!

Preparations are underway for the fifteenth edition of Oil&nonOil scheduled 21-23 October at Veronafiere and the completion of the catalogue In the meantime, other names have joined the […]

European Mobility Week: 80 Italian cities and hundreds of “zero emissions” initiatives

The 2020 edition dedicated to carbon neutrality was held over the last few days. The event also focused on the lessons learned from the lockdown in order to […]

Balboni, President of Federmetano: “The sector has all the potential to overcome this emergency”

The president of the association believes that natural gas as a fuel for motor vehicles is an immediate and effective response to demands for ecologically and economically sustainable […]

Micaela Sebastiani, Transadriatico: “Infrastructure and digitisation processes must be developed”

In the wake of the acute phase of the health emergency, the logistics and transport sector now has to cope with higher safety costs and stricter operating procedures […]

Oil consumption: recovery in August linked to domestic tourism

The downturn on an annual basis last month was -11.2%, compared to -13.9% in July. Motor vehicle fuels posted -4.6%. Unione Petrolifera foresees another, albeit more contained decline […]

Fuels: 983 violations ascertained in 2019

The figure emerged in the latest “Blue Book” published by the Italian Customs and Monopoly Agency. The report also highlights an increase in excise tax revenue for energy […]

Oil&nonOil Verona 2020: full steam ahead for registrations

The catalogue for the 15th edition of Oil&nonOil, scheduled 21-23 October at Veronafiere, is now being finalised after having confirmed the dates and upgraded prevention procedures: the first […]

Motor vehicles: encouraging signs from registrations in August

Last month saw a substantial break-even compared to the same period 2019. Federauto and Unrae highlight a positive market reaction to state contributions but hope for a review […]

Alis: transport and sustainable tourism for the restart

Alis – the Sustainable Intermodal Logistics Association – represents more than 1,500 companies and urges that “Italy in motion” must be placed at the heart of the political […]

Zavalloni, secretary general of Fegica: “Prospects are uncertain. The network must be rationalised”

After a fall in sales of 85-90%, the sector now has to cope with a recovery affected by a whole series of conditions, especially the closure of schools […]

Oil&nonOil Verona 2020: many registrations even in August!

The summer break did not by any means slow down the flow of registrations for the fifteenth edition of Oil&nonOil, scheduled at Veronafiere 21-23 October: a great many […]

Costamagna, President of Federlavaggi: “The sector has restarted with good results compared to forecasts”

All our associates have resumed operations at full capacity. Incentives for purchases could help encourage higher demand and 2021 may well prove to be a good year   […]

Veronafiere: safe restart in October with the 15th edition of Oil&nonOil

Confident response from the market: a great many exhibition spaces have already been confirmed. The safe business protocol will be implemented during the show to protect companies and […]

Assocostieri passes the milestone of one hundred associates

The energy logistics association achieves an important result in a particularly difficult year. Simplification, cash flow and energy transition at the heart of its efforts   Interview with […]

Oil&nonOil registrations: attendance figures on the up

Alkom Autocisterne, Assytech, CashPos, Co.Me.Ca., Ham Italy, Intrapresa, Sialtech, Sol and Walter Tosto are among the new names joining the list in recent days The flow of registrations […]

Gallitelli, Secretary General of Assopetroli: “Investments are frozen and simplification is urgently needed”

The entire sector has posted significant signs of recession but no specific measures have been introduced. Petrol and diesel for the automotive sector have suffered the worst losses […]

Emporium: neighbourhood shops in Eni service stations

60 stores will be opened by the first week of August. For FAIB, this initiative takes the desired direction of converting service stations into multi-service centres capable of […]

Oil&nonOil registrations: last week for discounted rates

The list of participants is growing daily: I Bilanciai, Emme Retail, Metalscreen, Motorsistem, Schermolux Illuminotecnica, Union Gas Metano and Visual are among the latest companies to sign up […]

Giuseppe Sperduto, President of Assolavaggisti: “The sector has restarted but very slowly”

The combined challenge for the car wash sector comes from the economic consequences of the epidemic on top of pre-existing problems, especially competition from informal operators that is […]

Oil&nonOil Verona 2020 registrations: attendance growing

Brin Company, Emme Informatica, Fortech, Isoil Impianti, Maser and Sapio are among the companies placing their trust in Oil&nonOil. There is time until 31 July to register at […]

Oil&nonOil 2020 open for registration – discount rates until 31 July

Confirmations and new entries among the first exhibitors signing up for the 2020 edition. Tecnocryo, Agla Elettronica, AmSpec Italy, Archigia, Vanzetti Engineering, Tecnogas, Elaflex Italy and Icad Sistemi […]

Circular gas: Eni and NextChem studying plant in Taranto, Italy

The project could well lead to the production of syngas from plastics and secondary solid fuel derived from waste, thereby making a contribution to de-carbonisation and the socio-economic […]

Sanitization: the challenge for vehicles amidst uncertainties and new solutions

The Covid 19 emergency has seen sanitization of environments become a priority to prevent the virus spreading. It was introduced by law and became mandatory for shared work […]

Veronafiere reschedules Oil&nonOil from 21 to 23 October 2020

New dates for Oil&nonOil, the trade fair organized by Veronafiere dedicated to energy, fuels and mobility services, which moves ahead of one day on the calendar. It will […]