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Hydrogen Fuel Cell Cars are Coming - Maybe

Building out the infrastructure, such as securing renewable hydrogen, and getting fuel costs down for the time when hydrogen is no longer included with the car, is a massive undertaking.

Close to 6,500 Hydrogen Fuel Cell Vehicles Have Been Sold Globally

By year-end 2017, a total of 6,475 hydrogen fuel cell vehicles have been sold globally since 2013 when the vehicles first became available commercially. This is disclosed by Information Trends in its upcoming report, "Global Market for Hydrogen Fuel Cell Vehicles, 2018."

Karl Klontz Battery Conversion

Illinois Doctor Converts His BMW To Electric Power Using Nine U.S. Battery 12-Volt Deep-Cycle Batteries

Fisker Inc.’s Scientists File Patents on Superior Energy Density Tech, Shattering Conventional Thought on EV Range and Charge Times

Fisker’s scientists have reached an early breakthrough in solid-state technology. The wider team includes the co-founder of solid-state battery technology pioneer, Sakti3 – a first inventor of the seminal patents. Implications for Fisker’s vehicles beyond 2023 – as w

Serious business: Corporate procurement rivals policy in driving growth of renewable energy

Activity in support of corporate procurement of renewable energy has been particularly strong in the United States over the last few years.

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New Ship With Rigid Solar Sails Harnesses the Power of Sun and Wind at the Same Time

Kyree Leary for Futurism: Eco Marine Power has announced plans to test their patented solar sails next year. These EnergySails would utilize solar and wind energy simultaneously.

Harnessing the power of algae: New, greener fuel cells move step closer to reality

U of Cambridge via Science Daily: A new design of algae-powered fuel cells that is five times more efficient than existing plant and algal models, as well as being potentially more cost-effective to produce and practical to use, has been developed.

Electric car 'batteries on wheels' could help solve renewable energy's storage issue

Joseph Flaig for Institution of Mechanical Engineers: Electric cars worldwide will soon have 10 times the total storage capacity of stationary batteries and should be thought of as “batteries on wheels” to solve renewable energy’s storage problem, an expert has said.

Ford says it will spend $11 billion in electrification investment

AP via LA Times: “We’re going to electrify even our most iconic vehicles,” he said at Cobo Center. “The only question is, will the customer be there with us?”

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Asia's Key Electric Vehicle Makers, Battery and Infrastructure Majors to attend Battery, EV & Storage APAC

CMT's Battery, EV & Storage APAC Summit on 25-26 April, 2018 in Bangkok maps Asia's electric vehicle market namely -- lithium-ion batteries production, charging station infrastructure readiness and energy storage systems.

SolarEdge Launching First EV-Charging PV Inverter in Europe

Eco-friendly and economical EV charging utilizing grid and PV power

Batteries for rent: Younicos launches Energy-Storage-as-a-Service

New offering reduces asset investment to and technology risk to zero; customers benefit from combined strengths of Younicos and Aggreko

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