Alternative Fuel

Electric cars not ready for mass production yet: Toyota chairman to Spiegel

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Battery-powered cars are not ready for mass production yet, the chairman of Japan's Toyota Motor Corp told a German magazine, adding that he did not see U.S. electric vehicle pioneer Tesla as a role model.<p>"Battery-powered cars with a long range are very expensive and it takes …

Environment

Big Oil and Auto Makers Throw a Lifeline to the Combustion Engine

Big oil companies and giant auto makers are teaming up to preserve the internal combustion engine, as tough regulation and electric vehicles put the car industry’s century-old technology at risk. Their secret weapon: high-tech engine oil.<p>Exxon Mobil Corp., BP PLC, Royal Dutch Shell PLC and other …

Business

Bright Idea: This Lamp Harvests Its Own Energy From Plants

Now that's green energy. Dutch product designer Ermi van Oers and her team are working on the first atmospheric lamp powered by living plants.<p>The …

Clean Energy

J.B. Hunt, Wal-Mart climb aboard Tesla's electric truck

By Arjun Panchadar and Eric M. Johnson<p>(Reuters) - Tesla Inc on Friday got high-profile orders from Wal-Mart Stores Inc and fleet operator J.B. Hunt …

Electric Vehicles

Toyota and Suzuki in tie-up to sell electric vehicles in India

Toyota Motor Corp and Suzuki Motor Corp have agreed to cooperate in selling electric vehicles in India from around 2020, they said on Friday, aiming …

India

Toyota to produce more hybrid electric vehicles in China and India

Toyota has proven that it is leading the way into the future of automobiles, from self-driving cars to flying vehicles. And now, it’s taking that …

Autos

Foshan Auto Group Showcases Hydrogen Fuel Cell Buses in China

At the recent (October 17 to October 19) Beijing International Wind Power Conference & Exhibition (CWP) and China PVP Conference & Exhibition (PVCEC) …

Transportation

GetGo 22 Points in the 1st Quarter | Cleveland Cavaliers

<b>Nagel Road GetGo Cafe and Market Fuel Station</b><br>33501 Just Imagine Drive<br>Avon, OH 44011<p><b>Community Center GetGo Fuel Station</b><br>6911 South Avenue<br>Boardman, OH …

Energy

Ballard and Sainergy Receive Gov’t Funding to Develop Low Cost Fuel Cell Stack for India Market

<b>VANCOUVER, CANADA and NEW DELHI, INDIA</b> – During a Canadian technology and innovation focused trade mission to India that has included presence at the …

Energy

Fisker patents EV battery with a range of 500 miles that can be charged in 1 minute

It might sound too good to be true – but Fisker is working on an electric vehicle battery that can charge up to 100% in just one minute. They’ve …

Batteries

Walmart, J.B. Hunt truck operations sign up for Tesla's all-electric Semi

J.B. Hunt puts in firm order, while Walmart says it will test electric truck<p>Walmart is planning to test Tesla's electric trucks in Canada and the …

Energy

Breakthrough Ceramic Membrane Technology Makes Hydrogen Infrastructure for Fuel Cell Electric Vehicles a Practical Reality

<b>New CoorsTek Membrane Sciences research shows how ceramic membrane technology enables compact hydrogen generators for anyone with access to natural</b> …

Fuel Cell

Porsche Might Add a Battery Pack to Its Fastest 911

Porsche is considering adding battery power to its 911, making the top variant of the iconic sports car a hybrid, according to people familiar with …

Batteries

Documentary Pits Oil and Gas Industries Against Spent Kitchen Grease

“Hot Grease” explores a greener energy future—one gallon of biodiesel at a time<p>Armed with 100 years’ worth of support from the federal government in …

Climate

2018 Honda Clarity Plug-in Hybrid priced up with 110 MPGe

Honda has priced up the 2018 Clarity Plug-in Hybrid, the gas-electric version of its mid-sized sedan. Though the car may be almost visually identical …

Electric Vehicles

Quebec biofuel company partners with Qantas in first long-term airline deal

A Quebec biofuels company has signed its first deal to power an airline's jets with energy grown from Canadian oilseeds.<p>Agrisoma Biosciences Inc. of Gatineau will supply biofuel to Australia's Qantas Airways made from Carinata seed, a non-food, industrial type of mustard seed that produces oil …

Energy

Daimler to invest 5 billion yuan in China for electric car, battery production - executive

GUANGZHOU/BEIJING (Reuters) - Germany's Daimler AG (DE:DAIGn) plans to invest 5 billion yuan (570.46 million pounds) in China for factory capacity to …

Daimler AG

The Simple Reason I Won't Buy Plug Power, Inc. Stock

Plug Power is a growth stock, but it has no history of making money, and that's a problem.<p>There may not be a small-cap energy stock that's more …

Stocks

Toyota to consider selling locally developed EVs in China

GUANGZHOU/BEIJING: Toyota Motor said it would consider selling locally designed and manufactured all-electric vehicle models in China, as it looks to …

China

Anhydrous Hydrogen Fluoride Market Growth Forecast Analysis by Manufacturers, Regions, Type and Application to 2021

Anhydrous Hydrogen Fluoride Market analysis is provided for global market including development trends by regions, competitive analysis of anhydrous …

Fluoride

Graphene-based electrodes for microbial fuel cells

Researchers from Professor Christopher Howe’s group, and collaborators at the Cambridge Graphene Centre, have published an article in the Royal …

Fuel Cell

Canada: Ontario Hosts International Symposium on Hydrogen-Powered Rail

<b>Province Moving Forward with Concept Design Work for Hydrogen-Powered Trains</b><p><b>Ministry of Transportatio</b>n--The province is moving forward with concept …

Fuel Cell

Business Mobility Provider Alphabet Germany Builds Fuel Cell Fleet

<b>Business mobility provider brings 30 subsidized fuel cell vehicles to German roads</b><p><b>Unterschleißheim -</b> Alphabet Deutschland continues to expand its …

Energy

VUB is a Key Partner to Bring Energy Independence to Remote Communities in North-West Europe through Renewable Hydrogen Plants

<b>The research group BURN is in charge of the optimal conversion of low carbon hydrogen</b><p>The comBUstion and Robust optimizatioN (BURN) group plays a …

Energy

Amid global electric-car buzz, Toyota bullish on hydrogen

TOYOTA, Japan (AP) — At a car factory in this city named after Toyota, the usual robots with their swinging arms are missing. Instead, workers intently fit parts into place by hand with craftsmanship-like care.<p>The big moment on the assembly line comes when two bulbous yellow tanks of hydrogen are …

Energy

This Compact Car Runs On Hydrogen And Emits Just Water

Automobile engineer Hugo Spowers believes that battery-powered electric vehicles won’t be the only attractive option on the market for buyers who are …

Electric Vehicles

Available NOW:Funding for Additional Hydrogen Refuelling Stations Under NIP

<b>NOW</b>--As of now the National Innovation Programme for Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Technology (NIP) is funding the construction of publicly accessible …

Energy

Research Shows Ethanol Fueling Climate Change

Research Shows Ethanol Fueling Climate Change NEW YORK – The federal mandate to add ethanol to fuel has led to a big increase in climate disrupting …

Climate

Britain’s hardest-working Toyota fuel cell car Mirai marks 50,000 clean and reliable miles

In its two years on the road, the hydrogen-electric Toyota Mirai run by private hire company Green Tomato Cars has passed its first 50,000 miles with …

Energy

Down and Dirty: Cleaning Okinawan Pig Farm Wastewater with Microbial Fuel Cells

<b>OIST scientists enhance productivity of green technology used to treat wastewater.</b><p>One of the greatest threats to the environment today is wastewater …

Fuel Cell