Latest News for: Hydrogen technology


Demand, policies, investment key to green hydrogen development

PV Magazine 16 Jun 2021
The project on assessing the potential of green hydrogen in Switzerland is a collaborative project of the University of Geneva (UNIGE) and the Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technology (EMPA).

Jaguar Land Rover set to begin testing hydrogen-powered SUV

The Times of India 16 Jun 2021
Hydrogen fuel cells "provide high energy density and rapid refuelling, and minimal loss of range in low temperatures, making the technology ideal for larger, longer-range vehicles, or those operated in hot or cold environments," JLR said.

Hydrogen vehicles to play key green role

China Daily 16 Jun 2021
They should consistently enhance the performance and technology of core components and parts, key materials and fuel cell systems, and lower system costs," said Zhang Jinhua, executive vice-president and secretary-general of the China Society of Automotive Engineers, during the sixth International Hydrogen Fuel Cell Vehicle Congress in Shanghai.

COP26 to showcase HydroFLEX hydrogen train

The Engineer 16 Jun 2021
The company supplied bespoke fuel systems for a multi-million-pound project integrating hydrogen technology into 60 trucks this year, each featuring a 190kW fuel cell comprised of seven high-pressure tanks holding around 35kg of hydrogen, providing a long-distance range of more than 400km before refuelling.

GM, Wabtec partner for zero-emission locomotives

Finger Lakes Times 16 Jun 2021
"By working with GM on Ultium battery and Hydrotec hydrogen fuel cell technologies, we can accelerate the rail industry's path to decarbonization and pathway to zero-emission locomotives by leveraging these two important propulsion technologies." ... to provide hydrogen fuel cells for a fleet of semi trucks.

The practical and pragmatic plan to get to zero emissions

Splash24/7 16 Jun 2021
More and more shipowners already understand that the current LNG infrastructure and engine technology will be able to accommodate hydrogen-derived LNG from renewable sources (wind and solar energy), when commercially available ... The production capacity of zero emission hydrogen-derived LNG correlates to the amount of available renewable electricity.

GM, Wabtec to develop hydrogen powered locomotives

Federal News Radio 16 Jun 2021
DETROIT (AP) — General Motors has signed a deal to develop railroad locomotives powered by a hydrogen fuel cell and battery system. Under a nonbinding agreement with locomotive maker Wabtec Corp., GM batteries and hydrogen technology will be used in locomotives to help railroads cut carbon emissions.

Volvo to build steel cars without fossil fuels by 2026

The Guardian 16 Jun 2021
... technology that replaces coal with hydrogen in a crucial part of the process.

Heliogen raises USD 108m to deploy its concentrated solar tech

Renewables Now 16 Jun 2021
The technology could also generate power through the addition of a supercritical CO2 turbine and produce green hydrogen fuel in combination with an electrolyser ... “Heliogen’s technology, which will deliver near 24/7 carbon-free energy in the form of heat, power, and ...

Volvo Cars is first car maker to explore fossil-free steel with SSAB

Cadillac News 16 Jun 2021
It aims to replace coking coal, traditionally needed for iron ore-based steelmaking, with fossil-free electricity and hydrogen ... SSAB aims to reduce Sweden’s CO2 emissions by 10 per cent and those in Finland by 7 per cent, through the HYBRIT technology, using hydrogen produced from water and fossil-free electricity instead of coking coal.

GM increases electric, autonomous spending to $35 billion through 2025

Detroit news 16 Jun 2021
DetroitGeneral Motors Co. is increasing its electric and autonomous investment by 30% through 2025 to $35 billion, the company said Wednesday ... Beyond EVs, GM is also moving forward on its Hydrotec hydrogen fuel cell technology ... that will expand the use of GM's Ultium batteries and Hydrotec hydrogen fuel cell systems to locomotives ... Twitter ... ....

Marsden Pt refinery workers keen to upskill to develop biofuels

RNZ 16 Jun 2021
"A lot of the people working there have been innovating and working on the technologies to change out of hydrocarbon to alternates like hydrogen, biofuels, you name it," Aaron Holroyd told Checkpoint ... It's actually quite a modern refinery, and we'll still need that hydrocarbon technology for the next 20 years while we transition, for starters.".

No energy deal at Illinois statehouse, but senate president ‘confident’ one is near

News-Press Now 16 Jun 2021
With a phased carbon cap proposed by the governor, closure could come far sooner than 2045, Harmon said, preventing gas plants from having the ability to transition to new sequestration technology or potentially hydrogen as an alternative to natural gas.

Powering Tomorrow: The Creation and Future of the Hydrogen Engine

Interesting Engineering 15 Jun 2021
Automtive manufacturers, including Mazda and to power their vehicles, and these engines could one day replace not only hydrogen fuel cell technology and traditional combustion engines, but perhaps even electric vehicles (EDs) ... The on the feasability of hydrogen technology for the ...

H2Offroader: Land Rover unveils its prototype electric Defender powered by hydrogen - and the only ...

The Daily Mail 15 Jun 2021
These 'opportunities' include production and supply of hydrogen to filling stations - as well as new hydrogen applications, technologies and business models ... Hyundai is already a leader in hydrogen fuel-cell technology, most recently with its Nexo sports utility vehicle, and ...