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FUEL CELLS: Hyundai exports first hydrogen fuel cell system to Switzerland for non-car use

  • Date: 16-09-20
  • Category: FUEL CELLS
  • Source: SP Global

Singapore — South Korea's Hyundai Motor Co. has begun exporting its hydrogen fuel cell system to Switzerland's GRZ Technologies for non-automotive use, the Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy said Sept. 16.

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EMISSIONS: ‘We can do it!’: EU chief announces 55% emissions reduction target for 2030

  • Date: 16-09-20
  • Category: EMISSIONS
  • Source: Euractiv

European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen announced plans on Wednesday (16 September) to target a 55% cut in greenhouse gas emissions by 2030 as part of a broader European Green Deal programme aimed at reaching “climate neutrality” by mid-century.

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AUTO NEWS: China to give fossil-fuel vehicles more time while promoting EVs

  • Date: 16-09-20
  • Category: AUTO NEWS
  • Source: Auto News

China is poised to give fossil-fuel vehicles more time to co-exist with electric vehicles, moving away from considerations to have a deadline for a ban on conventional automobiles.

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AUTO SALES: China's EV sales rise for second month as overall market continues recovery

  • Date: 11-09-20
  • Category: AUTO SALES
  • Source: Reuters

BEIJING (Reuters) - New energy vehicle (NEV) sales in China surged 26% on year to 109,000 units in August for their second consecutive month of gain, a promising sign for automakers that have invested heavily in the world’s biggest market for electric vehicles (EVs).

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PLATINUM: Platinum has potential to be three-times-bigger $35bn-a-year industry

  • Date: 10-09-20
  • Category: PLATINUM
  • Source: Mining Weekly

JOHANNESBURG (miningweekly.com) – Instead of being the $11-billion-a-year type industry that it is today, the platinum business has the potential to be a $35-billion-a-year industry by 2050, Minerals Council South Africa CEO Roger Baxter said on Wednesday.

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HYDROGEN: Germany eyes green hydrogen production with new dam project on the Congo River

  • Date: 08-09-20
  • Category: HYDROGEN
  • Source: Clean Energy Wire

The Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) and Germany could soon enter an energy partnership that would see the central African country provide hydropower capacity to produce green hydrogen for Germany's decarbonisation plans, Michael Bauchmüller, Kristiana Ludwig and Judith Raupp write in the Süddeutsche Zeitung. The planned Inga 3 dam at the Congo River could help combining climate action and development cooperation, the German government's representative for Africa, Günter Nooke, told...

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AUTO SALES: Rebound in China Car Sales Accelerates With Pandemic Easing

  • Date: 08-09-20
  • Category: AUTO SALES
  • Source: Bloomberg

World’s largest car market recovering from two-year slump China’s car sales increased for a second straight month in August, raising optimism that a two-year slump in the world’s biggest market is nearing an end.

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FUEL CELLS: China to support fuel cell vehicle rollout, official says

  • Date: 05-09-20
  • Category: FUEL CELLS
  • Source: Auto News

China will roll out a new package of policies to support hydrogen fuel cell vehicles to improve the industry's supply chain and technologies, a government official said on Saturday.

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