Anglo American recently introduced its newest green energy initiative, nuGen, a hydrogen-powered ultra-class mine haul truck which runs on #greenhydrogen. The total laden weight is 510t with a 2-megawatt hybrid battery/hydrogen fuel cell powerplant which is an alternative to the diesel engine used to consume 900,000 litres of diesel annually, The design work has been done collaboratively by Anglo American and our partner First Mode in Seattle, USA.
India and Italy jointly explore green hydrogen
Indian External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar met his visiting Italian counterpart Luigi Di Maio
India and Italy initiated discussions on working together to strength their potentials in Green hydrogen, biofuels and energy storage. This is an addition to the current strong colloborations and initiatives which India is having with their western allies such as France, the US and UK. The initial discussions happened after the Indian External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar met his visiting Italian counterpart Luigi Di Maio on Friday (6th May 2020).
NITK to work on green hydrogen
Professor Vasudeva Madav at National Institute of Technology Karnatak and his team initiating a pilot project that can make green hydrogen via seawater electrolysis. Cost of project is estimated at INR 1 crore and the team is searching finance through their network.