Ruhr area and Lausitz: hydrogen instead of coal

Chimneys and cooling towers The coal regions have been undergoing structural change for years. (Photo: dpa) Düsseldorf The coal industry has been dwindling for decades … Read more

Bill Gates: Start-ups against climate catastrophe

Bill Gates The Microsoft founder wants to stop climate change. (Foto: Imago/i Images) Düsseldorf Microsoft founder Bill Gates plans to invest two billion US dollars in … Read more

Hyundai and hydrogen: more fuel cell cars from Korea

Düsseldorf Has just 1,000 hydrogen cars Hyundai sold in Europe in 2020. That doesn’t sound like a lot, but it should be a start. At … Read more

Plug Power share: shortsellers bet against hydrogen shares

EWE hydrogen production in Elsfleth At least at Plug Power, the analysts do not expect a price slump anytime soon. (Photo: dpa) Düsseldorf The shares … Read more

Lightweight world market leader believes in aircraft and fuel cells

Such Times are difficult even for a lightweight construction specialist. Airplanes no longer fly, cars were hardly produced for weeks – the corona crisis hit … Read more

Qatar joins Siemens’ joint venture Fluence

Battery storage from Fluence The large batteries help to stabilize the power grids. Munich The Siemens-Joint venture Fluence sees itself as the world’s leading provider … Read more

German industry hopes for billion dollar business

Hydrogen pipeline The technology is not yet economical and depends on massive funding. (Photo: dpa) Munich, Düsseldorf, Berlin Hydrogen is becoming the great hope of … Read more

Battery maker pleased with Tesla’s plan

Peter Carlsson The Northvolt CEO competes with his old boss Elon Musk. (Photo: Reuters) Düsseldorf Peter Carlsson worked closely with Elon Musk for a long … Read more