‘Structural growth’: Global sales of fuel cell vehicles jump 80 per cent in 2021

Battery electric vehicles (EVs) may be set to dominate the auto market in the coming decades, but fuel cell technologies could still have a sized role to play in the decarbonisation of transport. That is the conclusion of a new research note from banking giant Credit Suisse, which yesterday detailed how global sales of fuel … Read more

Cosmetics giant Kao joins The Climate Pledge

Tokyo-based cosmetics and consumer goods giant Kao has become the latest multinational to sign up to The Climate Pledge, the commitment co-founded by Amazon and environmental advocacy group Global Optimism that requires corporates to achieve net zero emissions by 2040. As a signatory of The Climate Pledge, Kao has also agreed to measure and report … Read more

Could the factories of the future run on hydrogen fuel cells?

A cutting-edge hydrogen fuel cell-based power plant recently switched on at a Japanese manufacturing plant could provide a decarbonisation template for other industrial sites to follow At a production plant for hydrogen fuel cells in central Japan, Panasonic is on a mission to prove energy-intensive factories around the world can operate with zero emissions by … Read more