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    Cosmic dawn, that is the moment the first stars in the universe started emitting light, happened between 250 and 350 million years after the Big Bang, a study revealed.  Studying Hubble telescope images from galaxies 550 million years after the Big Bang, allowed UCL and the University of Cambridge experts to calculate the age of the oldest stars in those...
    More On: space ESA receives record number of applicants for disabled, female astronauts Venus found to be more geologically active than previously believed ‘Extremely eccentric’ mini planet approaches Earth for first time in 600,000 years NASA sends squid from Hawaii into space for research After a devastating year of life on Earth, here’s your chance to get far, far...
    The U.S. Army started evaluating Chevrolet Colorado ZH2 fuel cell electric truck in 2017. It is based on GM's Colorado ZR2 off-road pickup.GM General Motors' plans for hydrogen fuel cells, a long-promised technology, are beginning to take shape as the company pours $35 billion into electric and autonomous vehicles through 2025. GM began working on fuel cells more than 50...
                      by Jason Schaumburg  Hydrogen solutions provider Plug Power will invest $84 million to open a green hydrogen fuel production plant in Kingsland, Georgia, Gov. Brian Kemp’s office said. The investment is expected to create 24 jobs in Camden County. Plug Power’s GenKey solution combines critical elements to power and fuel...
    General Motors is expanding way beyond cars these days. The auxiliary power turbines are typically located in the tail of the aircraft. (AMIR MAKAR/AFP via Getty Images) The automaker already has a marine division that builds motors for boats and recently entered an agreement to provide electric powertrains to Wabtec to build … trains. But now it's set...
    In this article 7267.T-JP 7203.T-JP BMW-DE A BMW i Hydrogen Next automobile photographed in Munich, Germany, on March 12, 2021.Andreas Gebert | Bloomberg | Getty ImagesThe BMW Group has started to test vehicles that use a hydrogen fuel cell drivetrain, with the German automotive giant putting the technology through its paces "in everyday conditions on European roads." In an...
    (CNN)General Motors announced Wednesday that it has increased its planned spending on electric vehicles to $35 billion by 2025. That represents a 75% increase since March, 2020. At that time, GM had said it would spend $20 billion on electric vehicles in that timeframe -- an amount that was later increased to $27 billion, and has now been increased again.GM...
    The world's largest magnet, a decade in the making, is ready to be shipped to France where it will form the centrepiece of a project to replicate the power of the sun. This will form a central part of ITER, a £17 billion ($23.95 billion) machine that creates fusion energy on Earth, built in France by 35 partner countries to...
    PITTSBURGH/DETROIT (AP/KDKA) — General Motors has signed a deal to develop railroad locomotives powered by a hydrogen fuel cell and battery system. Under a nonbinding agreement with locomotive maker Wabtec Corp., GM batteries and hydrogen technology will be used in locomotives to help railroads cut carbon emissions. READ MORE: GNC Plans To Move Headquarters To Strip District In 2022 Wabtec...
    In this article 7267.T-JP 7203.T-JP TATAMOTORS-IN A Land Rover Defender sits on display on the opening day of the IAA Frankfurt Motor Show in Frankfurt, Germany, on September 10, 2019.Krisztian Bocsi | Bloomberg | Getty ImagesJaguar Land Rover said Tuesday it was working on the prototype of a hydrogen fuel cell electric vehicle, with testing of the concept slated...
    General Electric's aviation unit and its joint-venture partner Safran of France on Monday said they are developing new airplane engines that aim to cut emissions by more than a fifth of today's levels. GE Aviation and France's Safran together produce some of the most commonly used aircraft engines under their CFM joint venture. Together they launched a new program, called...
    The Department of Energy will push to cut the cost of producing low-carbon hydrogen by 80% in the next decade to tap into the versatile energy resource’s ability to curb emissions in the hardest-to-abate sectors. Hydrogen is the first focus area of the Energy Department’s new Energy Earthshots Initiative that will marshal the agency’s scientific expertise and resources to accelerate...
    Q: What are the odds that we’ll have easy-to-find charging stations when we’ll all be puttering along in electric cars? Don Pine, Fremont A: We face a steep uphill climb. A new analysis from the California Energy Commission shows the state will need nearly 1.2 million chargers by 2030 to meet the fueling demands of the 7.5 million passenger plug-in...
    Plug Power Inc. Governor Brian Kemp yesterday announced that Plug Power, a leading global provider of hydrogen solutions, will invest $84 million in opening a green hydrogen fuel production plant in Camden County. Plug Power has deployed more than 40,000 fuel cell systems for e-mobility, delivering efficiency gains, fast fueling,...
    Scientists have found a new way to kill antibiotic-resistant bacteria. The new approach disarms their natural defense mechanism, making existing antibiotics more lethal. The study, conducted in lab dishes and mice, offers a promising strategy for taking down so-called superbugs without needing to make brand-new antibiotics.  "You want to make the already existing antibiotics with good safety profiles more potent,"...
    Another day, another theory on what interstellar object 'Oumuamua is. In a new study, researchers from Yale University believe that the first-known interstellar visitor, which flew past Earth four years ago, is not an alien craft or space rock, but rather a 35-million-year old hydrogen iceberg from deep space. The findings, which have been published in the pre-print journal Arxiv,...
    In this article ENR-DEWorkers photographed walking past a section of solar panels at the Mohammed bin Rashid Al-Maktoum Solar Park in Dubai on March 20, 2017.STRINGER | AFP | Getty ImagesA Dubai-based project described as the "first industrial scale, solar-driven green hydrogen facility in the Middle East and North Africa" has been inaugurated, with those behind the development hoping it...
    NASA’s Cassini spacecraft has detected hydrogen in plumes of icy material spewing from a sub-surface sea on Saturn’s moon Enceladus, a source of chemical energy and the latest indicator that the unseen ocean could be a habitable abode for microbial life, scientists said Thursday. “The hydrogen is coming from a hydrothermal vent on the sea floor of Enceladus, going out...
    (CNN)Stars experience very violent lives that usually end in dazzling explosions, and scientists have tried for years to determine what happens to massive stars just before this bombastic finale. Now, an unusual supernova is helping researchers piece more of that stellar puzzle together.An international team of researchers used NASA's Hubble Space Telescope to observe a massive yellow star 2.5 years...
    As wind and solar power make up an increasingly large share of energy production in the U.S., finding ways to store the intermittent energy they create is critical for when the wind isn’t blowing and the sun isn’t shining. The University of Minnesota is working on a novel way to help solve the storage puzzle for renewable energy: by creating...
    At last week’s climate summit, there was a lot of talk about climate tech and how it could help countries meet their splashy new climate goals. A couple of the emerging technologies that got the most hype — carbon capture and green hydrogen — already have somewhat of a checkered track record. But leaders from big economies like Japan, Australia,...
    In this article NKLANikola Motor Company Hydrogen fuelSource: Nikola Motor CompanyShares of embattled electric truck manufacturer Nikola surged during early trading Thursday after the company announced a limited collaboration on hydrogen fueling stations with TravelCenters of America. The plans include installing hydrogen fueling stations for heavy-duty trucks at two sites in California for TravelCenters of America, which is the largest...
    Interview – Australian Trade Minister Dan Tehan is pushing for a free trade agreement on a European tour. On the Parisian leg of his tour of Europe, it was no coincidence that the Australian Commerce Minister, along with his French counterparts Jean-Yves Le Drian and Air Liquid and neon managers Frank Ryster. Founded in 2008, the last French company, along...
    CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia’s prime minister has proposed spending an extra 539 million Australian dollars ($417 million) on hydrogen and carbon sequestration projects, seeking to burnish his government’s green credentials ahead of a climate summit to be hosted by President Joe Biden. Prime Minister Scott Morrison said the money to be spent on building new hydrogen-producing hubs and carbon...
    Tehran, 1943: Joseph Stalin, Franklin D. Roosevelt and Winston Churchill – hosted by the young Shah Reza Pahlavi – agree on plans for the two-front attack on Hitler while sketching out the east-west division of Europe. Holding the meeting in Iran, with separate consultations with the shah, was no mistake. Gulf oil was a critical resource to the Allied war...
    Originally Published by: Having COVID doesn’t guarantee immunity, study of Marine recruits finds Biden wants Congress, not courts, to decide on adding women to military draft Navy sailor who shot himself in a Hawaii hotel was from New York US troop pullout will leave behind an uncertain Afghanistan “The...
    The Biden administration and all types of industry see developing a domestic hydrogen economy as a linchpin in the effort to eliminate U.S. emissions by 2050. The uptick in interest in the technology comes as many governments and companies have set their sights on reaching net-zero emissions by the middle of the century. To achieve that goal, they’ll have to...
    A pioneer of the hydrogen train, the railway manufacturer Alstom announced Thursday the acquisition from Areva Energies Renouvelables of Helion Hydrogen Power, a company specializing in fuel cells. The next day, the group continues its shopping with the acquisition of Flertex, which specializes in the design and manufacture of brake linings and blocks. For his two transactions, no amount...
    Sen. Bill Cassidy, a Louisiana Republican, sees an opportunity to work with President Joe Biden to curb emissions with technologies such as carbon capture and hydrogen — so long as the president and his team recognize a continued need for oil and natural gas. Biden’s more than $2 trillion infrastructure plan, which makes significant climate change investments, backs legislation that...
    In this article FB QS U.S. President Joe Biden speaks about his $2 trillion infrastructure plan during an event to tout the plan at Carpenters Pittsburgh Training Center in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, March 31, 2021.Jonathan Ernst | ReutersThe CEOs of three companies in the electric vehicle and semiconductor industries reacted Thursday to President Joe Biden's massive infrastructure spending proposal. ...
    A star in the Cassiopeia constellation region has just turned nova, and the glow is still visible in the night sky. Any hobbyist to the astronomy of the hemisphere north with a basic telescope could see it, according to Science Alert. The first detection was made on March 18, 2021 by the amateur astronomer Yuji nakamura, from Mie Prefecture,...
    MADRID, Mar 26 (.) – Spain’s Repsol aims to access European funds for the recovery from the pandemic to support projects that include new biofuel plants and the production of green hydrogen from renewable sources, in search of to supply low-carbon energy. Spain and Italy, which will receive most of the 750 billion euros ($ 884 billion) that the EU...
    Issued by Elsia Columb | On 03/26/2021 at 3:57 pm | Updated on 03/26/2021 at 16:09 In the United Kingdom, national authorities are planning new innovative projects aimed at achieving their carbon neutral objectives by 2050. These projects include the development of new models of low-emission trucks as well as hydrogen buses. The currently stated target could significantly reduce...
    Bloomberg Green steel production must become important: P. Orszag (Bloomberg) – If you had to guess, which would you say generates the most carbon emissions: air travel or steel production? If you opted for the Wright brothers’ invention over Henry Bessemer’s, you’re wrong: Steel production accounts for about 7-10% of total carbon emissions, twice what comes from air travel. Leading...
    TOKYO (AP) — Japanese automakers Toyota, Isuzu and Hino said Wednesday they are setting up a partnership in commercial vehicles to work together in electric, hydrogen, connected and autonomous driving technologies. Under the deal, Toyota Motor Corp., Japan’s top automaker, and truckmaker Isuzu Motors will each take a 4.6% stake in each other, the three companies said in a...
    Billions of years ago Mars was covered by an ocean approximately 100 to 1,500 meters deep, a volume that is roughly half the Earth’s Atlantic Ocean. Although some of that water disappeared through the planet’s atmosphere, new findings have concluded that it does not explain most of your water loss. According to new research, published in the journal Science,...
    Google's co-founder Sergey Brin is shifting his focus from technology to aviation, with plans to build the world's largest airship to assist with disaster relief worldwide. The billionaire's company LTA Research and Exploration is reportedly aiming to build a massive 656-foot-long craft powered by an 'equally record-breaking' hydrogen fuel cell. Brin initially envisioned it as a luxurious 'air yacht,' but is...
    A new study from NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory and researchers at the California Institute of Technology questions whether or not a longheld theory about Mars still holds water. In their research, the team of scientists posits that a large quantity of the Martian planet’s water had not escaped into space due to its low gravity as previously assumed, but instead was trapped in its crust.  While it is known that abundant water...
    Naturgy promotes sustainable mobility by ally with Transnugon, a company dedicated to the Sustainable Transportation and Distribution of goods with vehicular natural gas, being a pioneer company with more than 40% of its fleet to gas, with the aim of evaluating the viability of hydrogen projects for mobility in its facilities. Both companies are committed through this alliance to promote...
    WATER that once flowed over the surface of Mars is now trapped within its crust, according to a Nasa-funded study. The Red Planet was a warm, dry planet covered in lakes and oceans until about three billion years ago, when all of its liquid bodies vanished. 4Oceans and lakes that once flowed on Mars may now be trapped under its...
    The battery market is driven both by electric vehicles and by the demand of households, companies and public entities that are taking advantage of solar energy through solar panels. There are many benefits that are obtained from them, not only the savings in the bill, but also a series of subsidies granted by many municipalities, thus facilitating the amortization of...
    EIG, a leading institutional investor in the global energy sector, and Prumo Logística SA (“Prumo”) a private Brazilian company controlled by EIG, announced today the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (“MoU”) between the Porto do Açu Operações SA (“Puerto de Açu” or “Port”) and Fortescue Future Industries Pty Ltd (“FFI”). FFI is a wholly owned subsidiary of Fortescue Metals...
    Hot rocky exoplanets may be able to retain a thick atmosphere of water, according to scientists, who say the discovery should help in the search for habitable worlds. University of Chicago and Stanford University researchers created computer models to explore ways hot, rocky worlds could hold on to their atmospheres for a long time. Thousands of exoplanets have been discovered, including...
    VIDEO7:4307:43How Defiance's hydrogen ETF is capitalizing on the clean energy tradeETF Edge Hydrogen energy may be on the cusp of a prolonged heyday. A new hydrogen and fuel cell-based ETF, the Defiance Next Gen H2 ETF (HDRO), has already accrued $2.85 million in net assets since its launch last week — and this is likely just the beginning, Sylvia Jablonski,...
    The International Space Station (ISS) has discarded its largest piece of space junk to-date – a 2.9-ton pallet of 48 nickel-hydrogen batteries.  A robotic arm attached to the craft released 265 miles above Earth's surface, which is set to spend the next two to four years in low orbit ‘before burning up harmlessly in the atmosphere.’ NASA, however, does not have...
    It is one of the French pioneers of green hydrogen. Based in the small village of Motte-Fanjas, in the heart of Drôme, McPhy bet on the green molecule in 2008, long before hydrogen was propelled to the fore as a key element of the energy transition. Read also: Industry, transport, research: the government details its hydrogen plan Twelve years...
    A small gas exoplanet may have lost its atmosphere billions of years ago, but then gained a second one through volcanic activity, according to astronomers.  The planet, GJ 1132 b, is thought to have begun as a gaseous world, similar to Jupiter or Saturn but smaller than Neptune, with a thick hydrogen blanket of atmosphere.  It quickly lost its primordial...