Toyota and 7-Eleven Japan Join Forces on Hydrogen Fuel Cell Trucks

Toyota and 7-Eleven Japan Join Forces on Hydrogen Fuel Cell Trucks

7-Eleven Japan and Toyota inked an agreement this month to study energy conservation and carbon dioxide emissions reduction in convenience store distribution and operation. To that end, the two companies said they plan to work on developing hydrogen fuel cell trucks and power generators. Currently, … Read more…

Toyota’s First Net Zero Dealership Set for Corvallis, OR

Toyota’s First Net Zero Dealership Set for Corvallis, OR

Toyota says that its dealership in Corvallis, OR, will be the car maker’s first Certified Net Zero Energy Automotive Dealership when it opens. The press release says that the architect – Gensler – will collect data to enable the building, when complete, to gain LEED Platinum certification. … Read more…

Public/Private Partnership Eyes Hydrogen-Powered Supply Chain

Public/Private Partnership Eyes Hydrogen-Powered Supply Chain

Public and the private organizations in Japan are working together to create carbon-neutral supply chains across the power generation, vehicle fueling and other sectors, according to Toyota. The company said that the consortium will test a carbon-neutral hydrogen-powered supply chain near Yokohama and Kawasaki in … Read more…

US Solar Patents Outpace Fuel Cells for First Time

US Solar Patents Outpace Fuel Cells for First Time

The second quarter of 2013 saw US solar patents outnumber fuel cell patents for the first time, according to research by Heslin Rothenberg Farley & Mesiti. The number of solar patents jumped 29 to 246 relative to the first quarter and were up 35 compared to … Read more…

DOE Focuses on Wind, PV, LEDs, Batteries, Says Moniz

DOE Focuses on Wind, PV, LEDs, Batteries, Says Moniz

During a visit to the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) in Golden, Colo., yesterday, Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz dedicated the new Energy Systems Integration Facility (ESIF), which will help manufacturers, utilities, and public and private sector researchers integrate renewable energy and energy efficiency technologies into … Read more…

Auto Manufacturers Aim to Produce Vehicles at Sustainable Facilities

Auto Manufacturers Aim to Produce Vehicles at Sustainable Facilities

Major automakers are improving their production factories, with waste reduction plans, solar power and energy use reduction plans in order to enhance the sustainability reputation of their electric vehicle production lines, Green Car Reports said. Among them, Honda is developing a test track facility will … Read more…

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