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MIT Technology Review: How sodium could change the game for batteries

How sodium could change the game for batteries Cheaper batteries might be on the horizon.   Buckle up, because this week, we’re talking about batteries.  Over the past couple of months, I’ve been noticing a lot of announcements about a new type of battery, one that could majorly shake things up if all the promises […]

Hydrogen In the News: Port of Oakland celebrates hydrogen-powered trucks project

NorCAL ZERO project dedication marks milestone in clean energy innovation Press Releases, Seaport, Community May 2nd, 2024 Oakland, Calif.- May 2, 2024: The Port of Oakland celebrated the official dedication of the NorCal ZERO project at a new hydrogen fueling station near East Bay Municipal Utility District today. The NorCAL ZERO project is a $53 […]

From Hydrogen Insight: ‘Fraud, false promises, concealment’ | Iwatani files lawsuit against Nel over faulty hydrogen refuelling stations

Japanese industrial gas giant alleges Norwegian company conspired to hide defects through its service and maintenance contracts   Japanese industrial gas firm Iwatani has filed a lawsuit against Norway’s Nel in a California district court on eleven complaints, denied by Nel, that include misrepresentation, false promises and fraud in making contracts, related to the sale […]

From Canary Media: Plug Power lands $1.7B DOE loan guarantee to boost hydrogen production

Plug Power has fought strict federal guidelines for clean hydrogen tax credits. Now it’s securing federal backing to scale up its U.S. production.   Fuel cell and electrolyzer manufacturer and would-be ​“green” hydrogen supplier Plug Power has won a conditional commitment for up to a $1.66 billion loan guarantee from the U.S. Department of Energy, providing […]

From Canary Media: Zombie coal plants could threaten the US energy transition

Maryland’s Brandon Shores can’t close down — even though its owners want it to. The coal plant is a poster child for how poor grid planning stalls climate progress. On the banks of Maryland’s Patapsco River, about 10 miles south of Baltimore, there’s an aging coal plant that pretty much everyone wants to shut down. Local community […]

From Hydrogen Insight Leaders: Hydrogen Fuel Cell Market Poised to Reach $57Bn by 2032

In a recently published report by Allied Market Research (AMR), they revealed that the hydrogen fuel cell vehicle market will reach almost $58 billion within the next 6 years. According to the report, Asia-Pacific, which accounts for one-third of the market, will likely maintain dominance in 2032. AMR shared that increasing environmental concerns, government initiatives, […]

From Hydrogen Insight: ANALYSIS | Clean hydrogen ‘remains too expensive and uncompetitive’ – how can costs be reduced?

Consultant Capgemini asked more than 120 hydrogen businesses for their views, presenting their responses in a new whitepaper, alongside its own analysis   A new whitepaper from consultant Capgemini, entitled Reducing low-carbon hydrogen investment and operating costs, does not pull its punches when explaining how the French company feels about the current state of the […]