Sustainable technologies

Chevron, Toyota Pursue Strategic Alliance on Hydrogen

Wednesday, April 21, 2021 - 1:00pm

b"Chevron U.S.A. Inc., through its Chevron Products Company division (Chevron), and Toyota Motor North America, Inc. (Toyota) announced a memorandum of understanding to explore a strategic alliance to catalyze and lead the development of commercially viable, large-scale businesses in hydrogen, with the goal to advance a functional, thriving global hydrogen economy.\nThis press release features multimedia.

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  • b"Chevron U.S.A. Inc., through its Chevron Products Company division (Chevron), and Toyota Motor North America, Inc. (Toyota) announced a memorandum of understanding to explore a strategic alliance to catalyze and lead the development of commercially viable, large-scale businesses in hydrogen, with the goal to advance a functional, thriving global hydrogen economy.\nThis press release features multimedia.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210421005208/en/\nChevron and Toyota are seeking to work on three main strategic priorities: collaborating on hydrogen-related public policy measures that support the development of hydrogen infrastructure; understanding current and future market demand for light-duty and heavy-duty fuel cell electric vehicles and supply opportunities for that demand; and exploring opportunities to jointly pursue research and development in hydrogen powered transportation and storage.\n\xe2\x80\x9cWe are excited to collaborate with Toyota.
  • Working towards a strategic alliance on hydrogen presents an opportunity to build a large-scale business in a low-carbon area that is complementary to our current offerings,\xe2\x80\x9d said Andy Walz, president of Chevron\xe2\x80\x99s Americas Fuels & Lubricants.
  • Toyota has created a tremendous value chain and directly employs more than 47,000 in North America.

Renewable Energy Group to Report First Quarter 2021 Financial Results on Monday, May 3, 2021

Tuesday, April 20, 2021 - 9:05pm

b"Renewable Energy Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:REGI) today announced that it will release financial results for the first quarter 2021 after the market close on Monday, May 3, 2021.

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  • b"Renewable Energy Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:REGI) today announced that it will release financial results for the first quarter 2021 after the market close on Monday, May 3, 2021.
  • The webcast will be archived on the website for six months.\nRenewable Energy Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: REGI) is leading the energy industry's transition to sustainability by transforming renewable resources into high quality, cleaner fuels.
  • REG is North America\xe2\x80\x99s largest producer of biodiesel and an industry leading producer of renewable diesel.
  • REG utilizes a global integrated procurement, distribution and logistics network to operate 13 biorefineries in the U.S. and Europe.

US Consumers Want to Combat Climate Change but Need Help Getting Started

Wednesday, April 21, 2021 - 1:00pm

Nearly half (45%) of respondents said fighting climate change is personally important, and 54% want to reduce their carbon footprint.

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  • Nearly half (45%) of respondents said fighting climate change is personally important, and 54% want to reduce their carbon footprint.
  • The survey polled 515 US residents and an additional 2,069 consumers in the United Kingdom, Canada, France, and Spain to understand their thoughts on climate change and desire to help.
  • "Utilities will need to balance the longer-term potential of these technologies with energy efficiency programs, which many utilities have adopted and deliver proven energy-savings results.
  • "\nMorethan 175 utilities around the globe have used Oracle Utilities Opower to meet their aggressive customer engagement and decarbonization goals.

Power Edison Supplying World’s Largest Mobile Battery Energy Storage System

Tuesday, April 20, 2021 - 2:07pm

At more than three megawatts (3MW) and twelve megawatt-hours (12MWh) of capacity, it will be the world\xe2\x80\x99s largest mobile battery energy storage system.\nThis press release features multimedia.

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  • At more than three megawatts (3MW) and twelve megawatt-hours (12MWh) of capacity, it will be the world\xe2\x80\x99s largest mobile battery energy storage system.\nThis press release features multimedia.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210420005293/en/\nPower Edison, the leading developer and provider of utility-scale mobile energy storage solutions, has been contracted by a major U.S. utility to deliver the world's largest mobile battery energy storage system.
  • Power Edison development portfolio includes energy storage, solar energy, EV charging, fuel cells and hydrogen.
  • Power Edison has a development and sales pipeline of over 1GWh of battery storage projects.\nView source version on businesswire.com: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210420005293/en/\n"

Advent Technologies Releases Statement on President Biden’s Infrastructure Proposal

Monday, April 19, 2021 - 2:00pm

The complete electrification of the mobility industry demands that fuel cells, hydrogen, renewable fuels, and batteries work as complementary solutions depending on the application.

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  • The complete electrification of the mobility industry demands that fuel cells, hydrogen, renewable fuels, and batteries work as complementary solutions depending on the application.
  • These technologies will be essential for realizing the goal of 100 percent clean power.
  • Advent is headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts, with offices in the San Francisco Bay Area and Europe.
  • Anywhere\xe2\x80\x99 option for the automotive, maritime, aviation and power generation sectors.

Global Sustainable Aviation Fuel (Biofuel, Hydrogen Fuel, Power to Liquid Fuel) Market Report 2020-2026 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Monday, April 19, 2021 - 1:43pm

b'The "Sustainable Aviation Fuel Market, By Fuel Type (Biofuel, Hydrogen Fuel, Power to Liquid Fuel), Biofuel Blending Capacity (Below 30%, 30% to 50%, Above 50%), Biofuel Manufacturing Technology, Platform and Geography - Global Forecast to 2026" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com\'s offering.\nThe Sustainable Aviation Fuel Market size is projected to reach USD 2975.36 Mn by 2027, from USD 66 Mn in 2020 growing at a CAGR of 72.3% during 2021-2027.\nThe sustainable aviation fuel market research report provides an in-depth overview of the industry including market segmentation by fuel type, biofuel manufacturing technology, biofuel blending capacity, platform and geography.\nAnalysis of the global market with special focus on high growth application in each vertical and fast-growing market segments.

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  • b'The "Sustainable Aviation Fuel Market, By Fuel Type (Biofuel, Hydrogen Fuel, Power to Liquid Fuel), Biofuel Blending Capacity (Below 30%, 30% to 50%, Above 50%), Biofuel Manufacturing Technology, Platform and Geography - Global Forecast to 2026" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com\'s offering.\nThe Sustainable Aviation Fuel Market size is projected to reach USD 2975.36 Mn by 2027, from USD 66 Mn in 2020 growing at a CAGR of 72.3% during 2021-2027.\nThe sustainable aviation fuel market research report provides an in-depth overview of the industry including market segmentation by fuel type, biofuel manufacturing technology, biofuel blending capacity, platform and geography.\nAnalysis of the global market with special focus on high growth application in each vertical and fast-growing market segments.
  • It includes detailed competitive landscape with identification of the key players with respect to each type of market, in-depth market share analysis with individual revenue, market shares, and top players rankings.\nImpact analysis of the market dynamics with factors currently driving and restraining the growth of the market, along with their impact in the short, medium, and long-term landscapes.
  • The report also profiles all major companies active in this field.\nPlayers, stakeholders, and other participants in the global sustainable aviation fuel market will be able to gain a strong position as this report will surely benefit their marketing strategies.
  • Also, it splits sustainable aviation fuel market segmentation by fuel type, biofuel manufacturing technology, biofuel blending capacity, platform and region to deep dive research and reveals market profile and prospects.\n'

Global Autonomous Ships Market (2020 to 2030) - by Level of Autonomy, Ship Type, Component and Fuel Type - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Monday, April 19, 2021 - 12:12pm

b'The "Autonomous Ships Market by Level of Autonomy, Ship Type, Component and Fuel Type: Global Opportunity Analysis and Industry Forecast, 2020-2030" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com\'s offering.\nAutonomous ships are the self-driving vessels that operate on the surface of water without any crew present on the ship.

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  • b'The "Autonomous Ships Market by Level of Autonomy, Ship Type, Component and Fuel Type: Global Opportunity Analysis and Industry Forecast, 2020-2030" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com\'s offering.\nAutonomous ships are the self-driving vessels that operate on the surface of water without any crew present on the ship.
  • One of the major factors that drive the autonomous ships market share is increase in seaborne trades across the globe.\nThe autonomous ships market is segmented based on the level of autonomy, component, ship type, fuel type, channel type, and region.
  • Depending on the ship type, the market is categorized into commercial ships, defense ships, and passenger ships.
  • By fuel type, the market is classified into carbon neutral fuels, liquefied natural gas, electric batteries, and heavy fuel oils.

Global Vehicle Battery Market Analysis 2019-2020 & Growth Trends and Market Forecast 2021-2030 - Fuel-saving Technologies Bring Spotlight on Electric and Hybrid Cars Propelling Vehicle Battery Sales - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Monday, April 19, 2021 - 11:35am

As the sale of electric vehicles soars, analysts anticipate that it will directly drive the market for vehicle batteries.

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  • As the sale of electric vehicles soars, analysts anticipate that it will directly drive the market for vehicle batteries.
  • Integration of high-end electric components in vehicles is also expected to propel the global market in the coming years.
  • This not only makes the cost of batteries expensive but also adds to the selling price of the vehicle.
  • In many ways, the inability to ensure adequate charge in vehicles for smooth, long-duration drives is chipping away consumer confidence.\nLithium-ion batteries are expected to outperform in the global vehicle battery market.

Origin Materials and PrimaLoft Form Strategic Alliance to Develop Carbon-Negative Insulating Fiber for Outdoor Gear, Bedding, and Apparel

Monday, April 19, 2021 - 12:00pm

We have a shared vision for how materials can help the world transition to net zero carbon as soon as possible,\xe2\x80\x9d said Origin Materials co-CEO Rich Riley.

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  • We have a shared vision for how materials can help the world transition to net zero carbon as soon as possible,\xe2\x80\x9d said Origin Materials co-CEO Rich Riley.
  • Working with Origin Materials to achieve those high-performance standards through non-petroleum based means is a huge stride forward.
  • We\xe2\x80\x99re excited to work together to bring new technologies to a variety of industries.\xe2\x80\x9d\nHeadquartered in West Sacramento, Origin Materials is the world's leading carbon negative materials company.
  • However, while Origin Materials may elect to update these forward-looking statements at some point in the future, Origin Materials specifically disclaim any obligation to do so.

New electric vehicles use battery charge less efficiently than the very first electric cars - a new study by Cararac.com

Tuesday, April 20, 2021 - 3:40pm

The full investigation is here: https://cararac.com/blog/we-analyzed-214-electric-vehicles-here-s-what-w...\nWe gathered information about 214 vehicles with only electric motors and compared their specs and key features.

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