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Toyota to make fuel cell trucks for Seven-Eleven Japan

Toyota to make fuel cell trucks for Seven-Eleven Japan

TOKYO -- Japanese automaker Toyota Motor will develop fuel cell trucks exclusively for convenience store powerhouse Seven-Eleven Japan, the companies announced Wednesday, aiming to cut carbon emissions by promoting the eco-friendly vehicles.The hydrogen-powered trucks...

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The Army could save hydrogen cars from a premature death

The Army could save hydrogen cars from a premature death

Timothy J. Seppala, @timseppala 04.05.17 in Transportation The military isn't put off by the high price of hydrogen-fueled vehicles and their lack of charging infrastructure. Project Driveway in 2008 was a 30-month pilot program to glean data from drivers in New York,...

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Solar cell produces hydrogen to light the night

Solar cell produces hydrogen to light the night

Ultrathin solar cells use less material, split water, don't destroy themselves. Chris Lee - 3/30/2017, 9:47 AM The clean energy revolution, despite recent policy developments, is upon us. The Netherlands' main train company now runs entirely on wind energy. Electric...

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Scotland Yard to adopt new fleet of hybrid police cars and bikes to combat toxic air in London

Scotland Yard to adopt new fleet of hybrid police cars and bikes to combat toxic air in London

Here are the highlights: The force is planning to put 250 alternative energy cars on the roads within 12 months in the first stage of a major overhaul of its 4,000 or so vehicle fleet. Among other options being tested are hydrogen scooters for PCSOs patrolling bus lanes and roads.

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Children Can Now Sue The US Government Over Climate Change

Children Can Now Sue The US Government Over Climate Change

"America's children have officially won the right to sue their government over global warming," reports Motherboard. An anonymous reader quotes their article: Thursday, a lawsuit filed by 21 youth plaintiffs was ruled valid by U.S. District Judge Ann Aiken in Eugene,...

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USC chemists turn greenhouse gas into hydrogen fuel

USC chemists turn greenhouse gas into hydrogen fuel

The new method generates hydrogen and stores it efficiently, and without further polluting the environment. A future with hydrogen fuel-cell vehicles and hydrogen-powered smartphones is much closer to reality.

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Mercedes announces all-electric car and plug-in hybrid hydrogen fuel cell for production

Mercedes announces all-electric car and plug-in hybrid hydrogen fuel cell for production

The head of Mercedes-Benz product and strategy, Wilko Stark, outlined parent company Daimler’s plans to spend €14.5bn on research and development, half of which will go on green technologies, with €5.4bn heading for cars alone.

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