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Hydrogen

The rocket motor of the future “breathes” air like a jet engine

Make it real — This theoretical engine could drastically reduce the cost of getting to space. Daniel Oberhaus, Wired.com - Jun 27, 2020 12:00 pm UTC Enlarge / Mountain Aerospace Research Solution's Fenris engine during its first hotfire last July. Aaron Davis | Mountain Aerospace Research SolutionsThere's a small airfield…
bubmag
June 27, 2020
Hydrogen

Gumpert Looking For Help To Bring Hydrogen Nathalie Into Production

Gumpert is seeking assistance to bring the fuel-cell-powered Nathalie sports car to the market. The car was first previewed at the Geneva Motor Show last year before becoming official this past March. Drive is provided by a 15 kW methanol fuel-cell producing hydrogen from methanol and converting it into electricity.…
bubmag
June 19, 2020
Hydrogen

Electric Truck Startup Founder Is Mad Online And Wants A Reporter Fired

Illustration: NikolaTruck YeahThe trucks are good!Today, a story about Nikola, a startup that is valued in the billions despite having no revenue, appeared on Bloomberg, headlined “Nikola Founder Exaggerated the Capability of His Debut Truck.” Within about an hour, Nikola’s founder was rage-tweeting, calling for the author of the story…
bubmag
June 18, 2020
Hydrogen

Nikola Motors, a Tesla competitor with zero revenue, is worth $23 billion. That doesn’t faze its founder. (NKLA)

Nikola Motors is worth $23 billion despite zero sales or revenue. Founder and chairman Trevor Milton told CNBC that's because investors "don't care." Instead, they care about reducing emissions and the promise of Nikola's technology. While Tesla has its eyes on a battery powered semi-truck, Nikola is eyeing hydrogen fuel cells. Visit Business Insider's…
bubmag
June 16, 2020
Hydrogen

Australian startup H2X plans new hydrogen fuel cell vehicles

The hydrogen fuel cell car is not dead yet; indeed, a new Australian company has just launched, promising to build industrial vehicles and passenger cars using fuel cell/ultracapacitor hybrid electric powertrains, with a "Snowy" SUV coming in 2022/3.H2X Australia recently popped up out of stealth mode claiming to have several…
bubmag
June 16, 2020
Hydrogen

cityhawk eVTOL flying car by urban aeronautics will run on hydrogen

the cityhawk eVTOL flying car by metro skyways, a subsidiary company of israeli-based aerodynamic technologies developer, urban aeronautics, will run on hydrogen. cityhawk is based on the company’s cormorant design (previous coverage here) and constitutes its flagship fancraft model. the futuristic vehicle will now come in an eVTOL (electrical vertical…
bubmag
June 14, 2020
Hydrogen

Tesla should be worried about Ford’s all-electric F150 pickup truck

Eventually, all types of vehicle will have to become electric as governments around the world look to crack down on high-emission vehicles. With this, manufacturers face a dilemma: shift iconic vehicles to electric power, or create something entirely new. Earlier this week, Ford Motor Company’s COO, Jim Farley, spoke with…
bubmag
June 12, 2020