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FUEL CELLS: Continental Powertrain on e-mobility, AVs and FCEVs

  • Date: 04-07-19
  • Category: FUEL CELLS
  • Source: Just Auto

Since the transformation of Continental's powertrain business into an independent group earlier this year, the company has been preparing for a partial IPO. Meanwhile, it continues to invest huge sums into automotive powertrain R&D. To learn more about the supplier's research focus, we spoke to Stephan Rebhan, Head of Technology & Innovation, Powertrain Division, Continental.

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FUEL CELLS: Pallinghurst earmarks $1bn for battery, fuel cell materials

  • Date: 02-07-19
  • Category: FUEL CELLS
  • Source: Mining Weekly

JOHANNESBURG (miningweekly.com) – Diversified investor Pallinghurst has entered the battery materials and energy storage revolution through the creation of a diversified battery raw materials platform.

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FUEL CELLS: Cummins to acquire fuel-cell provider Hydrogenics

  • Date: 29-06-19
  • Category: FUEL CELLS
  • Source: Green Car Congress

Cummins Inc. has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire, through a wholly-owned subsidiary, all the issued and outstanding shares of fuel-cell systems provider Hydrogenics Corporation for US$15.00 per share in cash, other than shares already owned by The Hydrogen Company, representing an enterprise value of approximately $290 million.

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FUEL CELLS: China's Hydrogen Vehicle Dream Chased With $17 Billion of Funding

  • Date: 27-06-19
  • Category: FUEL CELLS
  • Source: Bloomberg

China’s policies to boost its fledgling hydrogen-powered auto industry are coming at just the right time for entrepreneur and former carmaker executive Wang Chaoyun.

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FUEL CELLS: Former Chinese Minister Wan Gang on EVs: “It’s Hydrogen’s Turn”

  • Date: 27-06-19
  • Category: FUEL CELLS
  • Source: CBT News

If you look into the history of the electric vehicle (EV), you are bound to see Wan Gang’s name somewhere. Known as China’s “father of electric cars,” Wan has revolutionized the EV market just within the past couple of decades. He turned China into the largest EV market by tirelessly promoting the environmental benefits of switching to EVs as well as using government subsidies to attract new customers. Overall, his EV mission can be labelled a success.

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FUEL CELLS: Hydrogen cell trains could be introduced in coming years - in US

  • Date: 25-06-19
  • Category: FUEL CELLS
  • Source: Evening Tribune

HAMBURG, Germany — While it may rank as the most desirable, high-speed train technology is not the only rail manufacturing technology Alstom may be bringing to the United States.

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FUEL CELLS: Japan, E.U. and U.S. to Cooperate on Hydrogen and Fuel Cells

  • Date: 16-06-19
  • Category: FUEL CELLS
  • Source: Lithium News

On June 15, the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry of Japan, the European Commission Directorate-General for Energy and the United States Department of Energy issued a joint statement affirming their shared desire to strengthen trilateral cooperation on hydrogen and fuel cell technologies.

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FUEL CELLS: China’s father of electric cars, thinks hydrogen is the future

  • Date: 13-06-19
  • Category: FUEL CELLS
  • Source: SCMP

The man who convinced Beijing to bet on electric vehicles says it’s time for the car industry’s next game-changing moment. Hydrogen fuel cells have struggled to gain traction due to high costs and other factors, but China can change that by making them a national priority.

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