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BOC and Foton Mobility partner to speed up hydrogen bus development

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January 12, 2022

Gas and engineering company BOC, a subsidiary of Linde plc, and Foton Mobility have partnered to develop the hydrogen bus sector in Australia and New Zealand. The partnership will develop operational and commercial hydrogen bus models across the entire supply chain including production, storage and refuelling, right through to leasing arrangements and maintenance. The companies will develop

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B-cycle battery recycling scheme

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December 22, 2021

The Battery Stewardship Council Australia’s public program B-cycle Scheme has been designed to ensure the responsible recycling of used batteries. 90% of Australia’s handheld batteries brought into the country end up in landfill. Any used batteries not recycled properly and safely can leach toxic chemicals into the environment, or even cause fires in the home when stored. The B-cycle

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Computers & Electronics, Transportation






Electric vehicles to help with Christmas deliveries

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December 1, 2021

Australia Post has welcomed the first of 20 electric trucks to its national delivery fleet, with three Fuso eCanters now delivering parcels to customers in Melbourne ahead of Christmas. The eCanter adds to Australia Post’s existing electric delivery fleet of more than 2100 electric delivery vehicles and 1400 electric bicycles, and follows the successful trial of the Daimler-developed truck in late

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CEFC green hydrogen funds to fuel zero-emission truck project

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November 7, 2021

In its first investment through the Advancing Hydrogen Fund, the CEFC has committed up to $12.5 million to help Ark Energy Corporation produce green hydrogen to power what are expected to be the world’s heaviest fuel cell electric trucks. The funds will be used to finance five purpose-built, zero-emissions trucks and the construction of hydrogen production and refuelling infrastructure to fuel

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Energy, Transportation


Time to speed the switch to electric vehicles

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October 27, 2021

Emissions from road transport account for 10% of global emissions — and that number is rising faster than any other sector, as highlighted in the latest Global EV Outlook report. This month, governmental delegates from around the world will meet in Glasgow as part of the United Nations’ 26th annual climate change summit, the Conference of the Parties (COP26). Countries are asked to bring

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