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HYDROGEN: UK Hydrogen Taskforce launched today in Parliament

  • Date: 02-03-20
  • Category: HYDROGEN
  • Source: H2 View

A newly launched cross-industry coalition wants to establish 100 hydrogen stations in the UK by 2025 and wants the UK Government to commit £1bn towards hydrogen projects.

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CORONAVIRUS: Coronavirus is a major wake-up call for U.S. auto industry

  • Date: 29-02-20
  • Category: CORONAVIRUS
  • Source: Auto News

Global automakers and suppliers are scrambling to respond to the massive dislocations in their supply chains caused by the coronavirus that broke out in China.

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CORONAVIRUS: Geneva motor show cancelled after Swiss government bans mass events

  • Date: 28-02-20
  • Category: CORONAVIRUS
  • Source: Auto News

The organizers of the Geneva auto show said the event has been canceled after Swiss government banned gatherings of more than 1,000 people.

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AUTO SALES: German registrations expected to fall further due to coronavirus

  • Date: 27-02-20
  • Category: AUTO SALES
  • Source: Auto News

German new-car registrations are expected to decline by 6 percent in 2020 as the coronavirus outbreak hits automakers and suppliers, industry association VDA said on Thursday.

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AUTO PRODUCTION: Fiat Chrysler wins waiver to retrieve parts from virus-hit supplier

MILAN -- Fiat Chrysler Automobiles obtained permission to retrieve critical parts from a supplier in an area in northern Italy locked down following the country's coronavirus outbreak.

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AUTO NEWS: VW to appoint ‘aggressive’ climate activist to scrutinise policies

  • Date: 25-02-20
  • Category: AUTO NEWS
  • Source: Financial Times

Volkswagen’s chief executive has pledged to employ a young climate campaigner to “aggressively” challenge the company’s environmental policies, as he acknowledged the world’s largest carmaker was moving too slowly in the race to roll out electric vehicles.

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EMISSIONS: Two-Thirds of the World’s Most Polluted Cities Are in India

  • Date: 25-02-20
  • Category: EMISSIONS
  • Source: Bloomberg

Several Chinese cities, including Beijing, have dramatically improved their air quality in recent years, while Indian metropolises remain some of the world’s worst polluted, according to a new report.

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HYDROGEN: New Tory party chair pledges to be ‘a voice’ in Government for Sheffield hydrogen specialist

  • Date: 24-02-20
  • Category: HYDROGEN
  • Source: The Star

The new chair of the Conservative party said a Sheffield hydrogen specialist was a “a great business creating great skilled jobs” and she would urge ministers to continue backing the company.

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