The Toyota solid-state EV battery breakthrough and it’s implications for the EV industry

Toyota solid state battery

Planning permission secured for Manchester green hydrogen hub January 26, 2023 Photo courtesy of Toyota Toyota has announced a major technological breakthrough that will allow it to halve the weight, size and cost of batteries, and heralds a huge advance for electric vehicles (EVs). Toyota, the world’s second largest carmaker, is a long-time leader in […]

The long-term energy storage conundrum and its impact on the clean energy transition

hydrogen storage

Planning permission secured for Manchester green hydrogen hub January 26, 2023 A key factor holding back the transition from CO2 intensive fossil fuel based power generation to clean (green) energy-based sustainable production is that of how to store energy that is essentially intermittently produced. In an exclusive interview with BXD, Mark Howitt, CTO of Manchester, […]

Hydrogen storage – final piece in the renewable energy puzzle ?

Hydrogen cavern storage

Planning permission secured for Manchester green hydrogen hub January 26, 2023 Photo © MCI Today we have an energy crisis. We all know this. And its effects are global. Furthermore global electricity demand growth is set to rise in 2024-2025 at a rate well above the pre-pandemic level of 2015-2019. According to the IEA Electricity […]