Each month the California Fuel Cell Partnership publishes the latest statistics on how many fuel cell cars have been sold and leased, how many fuel cell buses are on the road, and how many hydrogen stations are open in California.
In these new June numbers, there was an increase of 78 hydrogen fuel cell cars and 7 buses sold/leased in the U.S.A.
Renewable hydrogen has a key role to play in the UK’s successful transition from fossil fuels to renewables, alongside a huge expansion of wind energy and other clean power sources, according to a new report published today by RenewableUK.
The past few weeks have been packed with good news for the hydrogen value chain in Denmark. New initiatives worth billions of Euros in public and private investments have been presented. Both politically and commercially these new initiatives will change the face of the Danish energy system forever. Never before have such high ambitions been set for the Danish efforts in the green transition.
Rome, San Donato Milanese (MI)—Alstom, a global leader in integrated solutions for sustainable mobility, and Snam, one of the world’s leading energy infrastructure companies, have signed a five-year agreement to develop hydrogen trains in Italy.
NERA has helped Australia to strengthen its relationship with France by providing an overview of Australian and Queensland hydrogen industry opportunities to French businesses as part of a webinar hosted by MEDEF International and Trade and Investment Queensland on 27 May 2020.
In the project ‘Autostack Industrie’, five OEMs and various suppliers are working together in order to bring the key technologies in the manufacture of stacks – the core components of fuel cell vehicles – to industrialization stage. The focus of the project, which runs until the end of 2021, is to prepare the appropriate high-speed processes. The challenges are considerable, but the initial results are positive.
A research group led by Associate Professor Tachikawa Takashi of Kobe University’s Molecular Photoscience Research Center has succeeded in developing a strategy that greatly increases the amount of hydrogen produced from sunlight and water using hematite photocatalysts.