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Hydrogen

Cars That Could Have Been: The Jeep Treo

Photo: JeepThe year 2003 seems like it was just yesterday, but it’s almost old enough to vote. Back then, Jeep was selling all internal combustion vehicles, but it had plans to build alternative fuel vehicles in the following years. It was a different time.Image: JeepOne of those plans was the…
bubmag
February 22, 2020
Hydrogen

Solar and Wind Power Could Ignite a Hydrogen Energy Comeback

Hydrogen is flowing in pipes under the streets in Cappelle-la-Grande, helping to energize 100 homes in this northern France village. On a short side road adjacent to the town center, a new electrolyzer machine inside a small metal shed zaps water with electricity from wind and solar farms to create “renewable”…
bubmag
February 20, 2020
Hydrogen

Junkyard Gem: 1986 Nissan Sentra two-door sedan

It seems that the Sentra has always been with us, but in fact the very first Sentras didn't show up in North America until the 1982 model year. This gas-sipping econobox became an immediate sales smash hit over here, and the Japanese-built 1982-1986 cars elbo… Read More
bubmag
February 9, 2020
Hydrogen

The delivery startup Nuro just became the first self-driving vehicle company to get permission from the US government to ditch side mirrors and windshields

The autonomous-delivery startup Nuro just became the first self-driving vehicle company to receive an exemption from federal safety standards.That means Nuro can make self-driving delivery vehicles without side mirrors or windshields.Nuro's new delivery vehicle, the R2, has two compartments for goods, but no steering wheel or seats. Nuro has delivered groceries…
bubmag
February 6, 2020
Hydrogen

Climate change: Clean tech ‘won’t solve warming in time’

Image copyright PA Image caption Emissions from power stations could be captured at source Breakthrough technologies such as carbon capture and hydrogen cannot be relied on to help the UK meet its climate change targets, a report says.The government had hoped that both technologies would contribute to emissions reductions required…
bubmag
February 6, 2020