The Wyoming Energy Authority and Energy Resources Council recommended funding requests for carbon capture utilization and storage projects...
Amazon invests in ammonia fuel tech to curb cargo ship emissions
Major U.S. retailers have pledged to curb their supply-chain emissions by powering warehouses with renewable energy and replacing diesel vans and trucks with electric vehicles. But when it comes to using greener ships to import toys, T-shirts and tablets, companies are in a bind: No zero-emissions fuels are available at scale for oceangoing freighters.
So big cargo importers like Amazon are investing in early-stage solutions that have long-term potential to clean up cargo shipping.
The e-commerce giant recently revealed that it is backing Brooklyn-based Amogy, a startup developing an ammonia-driven power system for ships and heavy-duty road transportation. The technology takes liquid ammonia — a carbon-free, globally abundant chemical — and converts it into hydrogen gas, which then runs through a fuel cell. The one-year-old company says it aims to launch a small demonstration vessel by early 2023, along with large road vehicles.
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Carbon capture, hydrogen projects gain funding from Wyoming agency
Kentucky forms a regional hydrogen hub workgroup
The primary purpose of the hydrogen hub workgroup will be to develop projects eligible for funding under the...