KAMAZ and TATNEFT are launching joint network of LNG refuelling stations

May 20, 2021

Naberezhnye Chelny, May 19, 2021 – KAMAZ PTC and TATNEFT are launching refueling complexes with units for refueling with liquefied natural gas (LNG). The first LNG refueling stations of the federal network of gas stations TATNEFT will appear this year.

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The project is planned to be implemented at the existing retail and distribution network facilities located on the busy sections of the federal highways M-5, M-7 and M-10. Customers will be able to evaluate three of TATNEFT’S LNG refueling stations this year, and 11 more are planned to be opened in 2022.

The environmental friendliness and efficiency of LNG were highly appreciated by the leading car manufacturers in Russia and Europe. The leader of the Russian truck industry, KAMAZ, has successfully mastered the production of vehicles using liquefied natural gas, and in the near future plans to mass-produce modern long-haul tractors of the K5 generation using LNG.

In the context of growing public demand for clean and affordable energy, TATNEFT is not only constantly improving the characteristics of its petroleum products and petrochemicals. TATNEFT has been developing infrastructure for electric vehicles at its gas stations since 2015.

TATNEFT’S retail sales network is expanding both through new construction and the acquisition of existing facilities, and the supply of refueling services from traditional fuels to LNG and electricity, as well as related services and services, is increasing.

The TATNEFT Group implements projects focused on the task of reducing the carbon trail. The Company’s business processes integrate the sustainable Development Goals and international standards in the field of climate initiatives.