Environmental Policy

Westport Fuel Systems is committed to the protection of the environment and the prevention of pollution and strives to be an industry leader in mitigating the environmental impacts of fuel system research, development, testing and assembly. The following Environmental Policy Statement outlines our operational standards:

Westport Fuel Systems will:

  • Westport Fuel Systems will provide a safe workplace and ensure that its operations comply with all applicable health, safety, and environmental legislation, industry codes, and standards;
  • Westport Fuel Systems will work to collaborate with partners and industry stakeholders in the protection of the environment, the efficient use of resources, and the implementation of pollution mitigating practices;
  • Westport Fuel Systems will research, design, and develop alternative fuel engine technologies that are safe for their intended use, efficient in their use of energy, preserve environmental health, and safeguard employees, customers, and the general public from injuries or health hazards;
  • Westport Fuel Systems will determine, evaluate, and strive to mitigate the environmental impacts of our operations. We will assess our environmental impact and set internal targets for improvement;
  • Westport Fuel Systems will ensure the responsible use of energy and other resources in its operations;
  • Westport Fuel Systems will be an environmentally responsible neighbour in the communities where we operate and will act promptly and responsibly to correct incidents or conditions that endanger health, safety, or the environment;
  • Westport Fuel Systems will fully investigate all environmental incidents or unplanned releases and communicate findings as necessary to all affected parties;
  • Westport Fuel Systems will train employees on their individual responsibility to protect the environment, to adhere to this Environmental Policy Statement, and to cooperate with company efforts in this regard. On-site contractors and others acting on behalf of Westport Fuel Systems are expected to abide by the same environmental code of conduct;
  • Westport Fuel Systems will evaluate its environmental performance through regular auditing and assessment of its regulatory compliance and adherence to this policy. We will communicate the appropriate information to our stakeholders including our Board, employees, shareholders, governmental agencies, and the general public; and
  • Westport Fuel Systems will strive to continuously improve our environmental management system. Westport Fuel Systems will implement this policy through a comprehensive plan with measurable goals/targets and a rigorous assessment of performance. Westport Fuel Systems will work to provide a candid discussion of our environmental achievements and challenges in its annual sustainability report published on its website at https://www.wfsinc.com/about/sustainability/.

We strive to create leading edge technologies that meet or exceed the requirements of regulation and industry codes and standards to shift the transportation sector to alternative fuels. Working in conjunction with our partners, we are committed to delivering low-emission fuel solutions that will meet the demand for high-efficiency, high-performance, and low-carbon transportation.

News Releases

May 28

Westport Fuel Systems Secures €5 Million Loan from UniCredit

Transaction to Strengthen the Liquidity of Emer S.p.A. in Brescia, Italy

May 26

Westport Fuel Systems Awarded GASTEC Tender

BRC to Supply Systems to the Growing Egyptian Market

April 30

Westport Fuel Systems Publishes 2020 Annual and Special Meeting of Shareholders Results

Shareholders approved all resolutions presented at the Meeting.

April 29

Westport Fuel Systems to Announce First Quarter Results on Thursday, June 4, 2020

Westport Fuel Systems has also scheduled a conference call for Friday, June 5, 2020 at 10:30am ET (7:30am PT)

April 28

Westport Fuel Systems to Resume Production at Italian Operations

Production and manufacturing will fully resume at its facilities in Cherasco, Brescia, and Albinea, Italy on May 4, 2020

Industry News

Published: March 26

Coronavirus Economic Fallout May Boost NGVs as Alternative Transportation

Natural gas vehicles (NGV) may get a boost as power markets and renewable equipment production are seen as potential casualties.

Published: March 16

Europe Increasingly Turns to CNG, LNG

The statistics not only show continuously growing sales of CNG and especially liquefied natural gas fueled vehicles, but also the growth of corresponding fueling infrastructure.

Published: March 12

Finnish heavy-duty transport expert Simeon: ”Gas is energy of the future”

Simeon’s gas-powered Volvo is used to transport gas for partners. Stenberg is pleased with the new tractor unit.

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