AEGPL is the sole representative of the LPG industry at European level, representing national LPG Associations as well as distributors and equipment manufacturers from across Europe.
Our mission is to engage with EU decision-makers and the wider policy community in order to optimise the contribution that LPG - as a clean and immediately available energy source - can make to meeting Europe's energy and environmental challenges.
In the context of the European Mobility Week, trips on LPG powered buses routes were offered free of charge during the “Car Free Day” on 22 September in the city of Valladolid, in the autonomous region of Castile and Leon.Most city buses in Valladolid move with Autogas (103 out of a fleet of 150 vehicles). This “free bus trips” initiative was sponsored by the Energy company Repsol.
Policy Exchange, a leading British think tank, published a paper containing policy recommendations to the UK government on how to decarbonise the residential heating sector. Richard Howitt and Zoe Bengherbi, the authors of the paper, believe that the goal of reducing the carbon intensity of the heating sector by 80% by 2050 can be reached more cost-effectively than how the government envisaged it in the UK Heat Strategy.
Goldcar, a company specialised in holiday car rental, has strengthened its Goldcar Blue project, aimed at contributing to the environment, sustainable mobility and reducing air and noise pollution, with the addition of new Autogas and hybrid cars to its eco-friendly fleet, which now exceeds 200 vehicles.In addition to providing customers with electric cars in Palma de Mallorca and Barcelona, Goldcar now extends its offering with new LPG-fuelled vehicles in other parts of Spain, Portugal and Italy, and plans to add more locations in the future.