Rolls-Royce Unveils Hydrogen Production and Fuel Cell Plans

Rolls-Royce has outlined plans to produce green hydrogen at its Friedrichshafen headquarters and conduct testing of its mtu hydrogen engines and fuel cell systems. The company has also successfully completed testing of a 250 kW fuel cell demonstrator, proving its capability to provide uninterrupted power during blackout situations. As part of the Rolls-Royce ‘H2Infrastructure’ funding [...]

EU drafts plan to allow e-fuel combustion engine cars

BERLIN/BRUSSELS, March 21 (Reuters) - The European Commission has drafted a plan to allow sales of new cars with internal combustion engines after 2035 if they run only on climate neutral e-fuels, as it tries to resolve a spat with Germany over moves to phase out combustion engine cars. The draft proposal, seen by Reuters [...]

UK Hydrogen Technology Developer Moves up the Value Chain

HPGS, the UK start-up developer of Electro Hydrogen Generation (EHG) Technology, today announced that it had been selected as the Hydrogen Technology Partner in a research collaboration agreement with the Universities of Nottingham, Newcastle & Reading, Mahle Powertrain Ltd and Shell UK Ltd. The project will exploit the existing EHG technology for use across marine, [...]

VN-KERB TS Project Moves On To Engine Testing

Not all Governments are stating their intentions to ban the sale of Internal Combustion Engines, ICEs. The ones that do seem unconcerned about the challenges in making such claims. Even so, the automotive industry has been left with little choice but to leave no stone unturned in its pursuit of solutions to reduce emissions, including [...]

VN-HPG Rebranding

VN- Hydrogen Power Generation Limited has rebranded as Hydrogen Power Generation Solutions Limited. The name change is part of the company's commercialisation strategy to bring the EHG technology to market.

VN Automotive – Change of Direction and Name

Despite various Government legislation changes,  Diesel-Gate and finally Government insistence that the industry moves exclusively toward Electric Drive Trains, we have been unable to commercialise any VNA solution so far.  Whilst we continue to monitor the large engine automotive sector to achieve a successful exit, we need another, more stable and predictable marketplace of similar size. Following the International Maritime Organisation (IMO) decision on maritime emissions legislation, (see links below) we, in [...]

Nottingham Team Hit First Key Milestone

Following 2 years of R&D by Professor Alasdair Cairns, and another 2 years at Nottingham University the project is focused on delivering a unique solution to the challenges faced by diesel heavy-engine manufacturers, namely the legislation targeting the relentless reductions in emissions from those heavy-duty engines. All engines used in these types of application use [...]

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