Alternative Fuel

Scientists create efficient fuel cell powered by solid carbon

Researchers at Idaho National Laboratory (INL) have created a new fuel cell technology that is powered by solid carbon. This technology could make …

Energy

New material creates fuel cell catalysts at a hundredth of the cost

Fuel cells have the potential to be a clean and efficient way to run cars, computers, and power stations, but the cost of producing them is limiting …

Engineering

U.S. refiner PES says bankruptcy plan hinges on biofuel costs

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: The Philadelphia Energy Solutions oil refinery is seen at sunset in front of the Philadelphia skyline<p>By Jarrett Renshaw<p>NEW …

Commodities

Electric Cars Could Get Way Cheaper as Researchers Design Better Fuel Cell

This method is 100 times cheaper.<p>Filed Under Power & Transportation<p>The revolution will not be televised. It'll be sent to your inbox by us.<p>Electric …

Electric Vehicles

Tesla to install Atlantic Canada 'supercharger' stations for its vehicles

'There's a fast-charging network across the majority of Canada that ends at the Nova Scotia border'<p>Tesla Inc. is building fast-charging stations for …

Nova Scotia

Hyundai says chasing Nürburgring times is a waste of money

Hyundai N: Focus is on fun, not necessarily lap times.

Energy

Gujarat starts cow tourism project to popularise the animal

Those interested can now take a trip to cow shelters and grazing spots to see how the animal is reared and how products are made with cow urine and …

Farming

Nissan Follows Tesla and Daimler into the Energy-Storage Business

The automaker will sell solar panels and battery packs in the U.K.<p>Nissan<p>Stephen EdelsteinView Stephen Edelstein's Articles<p>twitter.com/SAEdelstein<p>It's …

Batteries

High-sulphur petrol linked to fuel gauge inaccuracies

A fuel quality issue that affected petrol sold at some Auckland stations is believed to be caused by high sulphur content.<p>Fuel sold in Auckland has …

New Zealand News

Ultrathin black phosphorus for solar-driven hydrogen economy

<b>Osaka University researchers use sunlight to make hydrogen with a new nanostructured catalyst based on nanosheets of black phosphorus and bismuth</b> …

Clean Energy

GAC generates some buzz at auto show

Guangzhou Automobile Group Motor Co Ltd (GAC) was a major newsmaker at the North American International Auto Show this week as it announced …

News (China)

'It's a no-brainer': are hydrogen cars the future?

Inventor Hugo Spowers has a dream: to replace today’s cars with his own hydrogen prototype. Is the world ready?<p>In the mid-1990s, Hugo Spowers ran a Formula Three racing team. At the time, motorsport was in the pocket of big tobacco. Every weekend, Formula One cars emblazoned with cigarette brands – …

Energy

Can Fuel Cell Vehicles Take Off?

At present, fuel cell vehicles are hampered by cost, lack of infrastructure, and lack of cheap and clean hydrogen production and distribution.<p>The …

Energy

Welsh hydrogen car company to start beta production

The 19-employee company has so far been funded by a crowdfunding campaign, a £2 million grant from the Welsh government and a €2 million EU …

Electronics

Panasonic Shows ePowertrain Platform, Batteries For Tesla at CES

Panasonic is far from being satisfied with only a battery supplier role. The Japanese company has greater ambitions and intends to offer its scalable …

Batteries

The Plural Of Prius Is Actually 'Prii,' According To Toyota

I’ve just learned a horrifying fact: I’ve been pluralizing the name “Prius” incorrectly, and you probably have been, too. Did you assume that the …

Language

2018 Detroit Auto Show Charity Preview photos: Gallery 2

Buy Photo<p>None<p>Attendees enjoy the 2018 North American International Auto Show Charity Preview at Cobo Center in Detroit on Friday, January 19, 2018. …

Sports Cars

EFOY COMFORT fuel cell wins 2nd place in promobil reader survey

<b>Brunnthal/Munich, Germany</b>--The EFOY COMFORT fuel cells of SFC Energy, a leading provider of hybrid power solutions to the stationary and mobile power …

Fuel Cell

World Energy Council: Hydrogen is key to unlocking the full offshore wind potential of the North Sea

The North Sea will play a crucial role in the energy transition of North West Europe, once again, according to a new report by the Netherlands member …

Energy

Tesla updates Model 3 configurator in preparation for more options

As the headline of our Tesla Model 3 review states, the vehicle is “a promise delivered“, but there’s one part of that promise that hasn’t fully materialized yet: the $35,000 base price.<p>Several standard features are still not in production, which is significantly increasing the current base price …

Autos

AZZ declares $0.17 dividend

AZZ (NYSE:AZZ) declares $0.17/share quarterly dividend, in line with previous.<p>Forward yield 1.45%<p>Payable Feb. 20; for shareholders of record Feb. 6; …

Business

Electric motorcycle potential is on the charge

New research carried out by the University of Waterloo, Canada has found that altering the material negative electrodes (one of the components that …

Batteries

The Coolest Products and Concepts Revealed at CES 2018

Personal robots, smart toilets, and TVs that roll up! CES 2018 was incredible. From the forward-thinking Hyundai Nexo to Samsung’s crazy “The Wall,” …

Consumer Tech

Fuel Cell's Future Looks Bright But Buying The Shares Is A Leap Of Faith

The company is experiencing an impressive acceleration in business development.<p>The market opportunities for Fuel Cell are potentially …

Energy

The Toyota Mirai Fuel Cell Electric Vehicle To Go On Sale This Year In Canada Starting In Québec

• <b>Produces water as its only emission</b>• <b><br>Great features, easy to fuel, great range, cold-weather friendly</b>• <b><br>Quebec consumers will have the first opportunity</b> …

Energy

Japan Proposes To Revise Its Fuel Ethanol Policy

Article ByKathleen M. RobertsBergeson & Campbell, P.C.Brag Biobased Products BlogOn January 2, 2018, the USDA Foreign Agricultural Service (FAS) …

Law

SIAM white papers on hybrid, alternative fuel vehicles soon

Kolkata, Jan 19 (PTI) The Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers (SIAM), the apex body representing the automobile industry, would soon submit …

Electric Vehicles

KAIST Researchers Maximize Lifespan of Fuel Cells Using Small Amount of Metals

Fuel cells are key future energy technology that is emerging as eco-friendly and renewable energy sources. In particular, solid oxide fuel cells …

Engineering

Who needs a battery? Pricey Alpha is first ebike powered by a hydrogen fuel cell

French company Pragma Industries has released a new electric bicycle that could eliminate one of the biggest challenges of a traditional ebike – the …

Energy

After leading electric car adoption, Norway now aims to lead electric flight

Norway has been leading the world for electric car adoption for years now. In December, EVs represented over 50% of new car sales – something that no other country can come close to at this point.<p>But now they have the ambition to also move to electric flight with a new goal to have all short-haul …

Energy