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G7 Summit reinforces Transition towards Global uptake of Low-Carbon Energy Systems

 

8th June 2015. The leaders of the G7 issued a communique after their annual Summit on 7 and 8 June 2015, affirming their determination to reach agreement at COP21 in Paris which would enable all ...

https://www.g7germany.de/Content/DE/_Anlagen/G8_G20/2015-06-08-g7-abschluss-eng.pdf?__blob=publicationFile&v=5  Link to external site

 

No recent slowdown in Global Warming according to latest analysis of Data by NOAA

 

June 4, 2015. A new study published online today in the journal Science finds that the rate of global warming during the last 15 years has been as fast as or faster than that seen during the latter ...

http://www.noaanews.noaa.gov/stories2015/noaa-analysis-journal-science-no-slowdown-in-global-warming-in-recent-years.html  Link to external site

 

Hydrogenics and Alstom Transport to Develop and Commercialise Hydrogen-Powered Commuter Trains in Europe

 

May 27th 2015. SHFCA member Hydrogenics has signed an agreement with Alstom Transport to develop and commercialise Hydrogen-Powered Commuter Trains in Europe.

Hydrogenics Corporation, ...

http://www.hydrogenics.com/about-the-company/news-updates/2015/05/27/hydrogenics-and-alstom-transport-sign-agreement-to-develop-and-commercialize-hydrogen-powered-commuter-trains-in-europe  Link to external site

 

H2TRUST project publishes Guidance on Hydrogen Applications and Safety Considerations

 

10th April 2015. To ensure that non-technical barriers to the deployment of Fuel Cell and Hydrogen (FCH) technologies are properly addressed, the H2TRUST project has recently released a guidance ...

http://h2trust.eu/wp-content/uploads/2015/04/H2TRUST-Dissemination-Book_Hydrogen-Applications-and-Safety-Consideration.pdf  Link to external site

 

FCH-JU issues guidance for participants in annual calls for proposals

 

15th April 2015. This FCH JU publication aims to guide potential participants through the process of participating to annual calls. It provides information from the procedure and process, to rules ...

http://www.fch.europa.eu/sites/default/files/FCH-leafletGUIDE-D-31Mar2015-WEB.pdf  Link to external site

 

E4Tech to lead ETI project consortium for biomass pre-processing options

 

27th May 2015 – SHFCA member E4Tech to lead ETI project consortium for biomass pre-processing options

This techno-economic analysis will review the economic and performance ...

http://www.e4tech.com  Link to external site

 

ETI release report on'The Role of Hydrogen Storage in a Clean Responsive Power System'

 

25th May 2015. The Energy Technologies Institute has released their latest report ‘Hydrogen : The role of hydrogen storage in a clean responsive power system'.

This report is an ...

http://www.eti.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2015/05/3380-ETI-Hydrogen-Insights-paper.pdf  Link to external site

 

Investment of 1.2 million for renewable energy business Sunamp

 

22nd May 2015. SHFCA member Sunamp Ltd, the renewable energy and heat storage business, announced today that it has received over 1.2 million of investment from private equity investors, in a two ...

http://sunamp.co.uk/  Link to external site

 

UK Supreme Court rules for immediate action to cut Nitrogen Dioxide air pollution levels

 

29th April 2015. The UK's highest court has ruled that the UK government must take immediate action to cut air pollution, and specifically nitrogen dioxide (NO2) which is linked to a range of ...

http://uk.reuters.com/article/2015/04/29/britain-pollution-court-idUKL5N0XQ3RX20150429  Link to external site

 

Air pollution costs European economies US$ 1.6 trillion a year in diseases and deaths

 

28th April 2015. A staggering US$ 1.6 trillion is the economic cost of the approximate 600 000 premature deaths and of the diseases caused by air pollution in the European Region in 2010, according ...

http://www.euro.who.int/__data/assets/pdf_file/0004/276772/Economic-cost-health-impact-air-pollution-en.pdf?ua=1  Link to external site

 
 

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