Daily Archives: June 24, 2021

Nikola invests $50M to Produce Hydrogen in Midwest

Nikola Corporation is investing $50 million in cash and stock in Wabash Valley Resources (WVR) in exchange for a 20% equity interest in the clean hydrogen project being developed in West Terre Haute, Ind. The project plans to use solid waste byproducts such as petroleum coke combined with biomass to produce clean, sustainable hydrogen …

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Producing Hydrogen – Using Less Energy

The way in which a compound inspired by nature produces hydrogen has now been described in detail for the first time by an international research team from the University of Jena, Germany and the University of Milan-Bicocca, Italy. These findings are the foundation for the energy-efficient production of hydrogen as …

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University of Texas Austin – New Hydrogen Study

AUSTIN, Texas — The U.S. is counting on hydrogen to play a significant role in the low-carbon economy of the future, but fundamental questions about transportation, storage and cost need to be addressed in order to integrate hydrogen gas into the nation’s existing infrastructure, according to a preliminary study from …

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NSW – Allocates USD – 284m – to Back Renewables

New South Wales’ 2021/22 budget will include AUD 380 million (USD 284m/EUR 239m) in funding over four years to advance the Australian state’s Electricity Infrastructure Roadmap that calls for the delivery of 12 GW of renewable energy and 2 GW of storage by 2030. The funding represents the biggest investment …

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China Needs Breakthroughs in Green Hydrogen

China needs to make technological breakthroughs on “green” hydrogen  and fuel cell vehicles to catch up with developed countries like Japan and get an edge on the renewable energy’s development and adoption, according to industry experts. Green hydrogen produced from renewable energy is seen as a low-carbon replacement for diesel …

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Japan proposes $10 Billion in Finance for Renewables

Japan has offered ASEAN energy ministers $10 billion in public finance for renewables and LNG projects, as part of a package of measures aimed at helping the group of 10 Southeastern Asian economies accelerate their moves toward energy transition. The offer, made during an extraordinary ministerial meeting June 21, comes …

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