Daily Archives: July 18, 2021

DoE pours $52m Into Clean Hydrogen

The US Department of Energy (DoE) has invested $52.5 million into the research and development (R&D) of clean hydrogen technologies. The funding, which will benefit 31 R&D projects, falls under efforts to support the energy department’s Hydrogen Energy Earthshot programme, which is designed to reduce the costs of hydrogen by …

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Scottish Hydrogen Vehicle Firm – Gets £5 million Boost

Glasgow-based Hydrogen Vehicle Systems (HVS) has secured a £5m from Beehive Equity, a subsidiary of petrol station giant and Asda owner EG Group. HVS will now be able to take its hydrogen vehicle designs through prototyping and demonstration, allowing manufacturing to commence. The amount of vehicles HVS aims to produce …

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Formula 1 Boss Says Hydrogen Could Be A Future Fuel

Hydrogen-powered cars could be the future of Formula 1, according to F1 managing director for motorsports Ross Brawn. He says sustainability is now a central objective for the sport, which has committed to become carbon neutral by 2030. The engineer behind Michael Schumacher’s seven world titles ruled out a switch …

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SSE, Equinor Plan 320GWh UK Hydrogen Site for UK

One of the largest UK hydrogen storage sites is set to be developed at a natural gas storage facility at Aldborough, UK utility SSE and oil and gas major Equinor announced on 15 July. The project will have a potential online date by 2028. The initial plans outline potential storage …

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