Hydrogen: Current Affairs, GK & News - 2020-2021

Indian Oil and IISc join hands for Hydrogen Generation Technology

Published: November 2, 2020

The IISc and the Indian Oil Corporation Research and Development Centre signed a Memorandum of Understanding to develop biomass gasification-based Hydrogen Generation Technology to produce Fuel Cell Grade Hydrogen at an affordable price. Highlights The technology being envisaged under the programme will provide clean energy option to address the challenge of biomass waste. The technology ..

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Standards for Safety Evaluation of vehicles propelled by Hydrogen Fuel Cells

Published: September 24, 2020

On September 24, 2020, the Ministry of Road Transport and Highways has issued the Standards for Safety Evaluation of vehicles propelled by Hydrogen Fuel Cells. About the new rules According to the new rules, the vehicles under Category M and N that are running on compressed hydrogen gas fuel cell are to be in accordance ..

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Airbus to launch World’s first Commercial Hydrogen aircraft by 2035

Published: September 22, 2020

On September 21 2020 the aviation company airbus launched three concepts for the first zero emission commercial aircraft. Their aircraftcraft is to enter into service by 2035. Highlights The three concepts of the company has been introduced under the code name ZEROe. The concept of are as follows Turbofan design. It can accommodate 120 to ..

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GoI sets Hydrogen Energy Development Targets

Published: September 22, 2020

The Government of India has planned to include hydrogen energy development under its renewable energy Future Plans. Highlights Currently the Government of India has set a target to generate 175 gigawatts of renewable energy by 2022 and hydrogen has not been included in the target. This includes, 100 Watts of solar power, 60 gigawatts of ..

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CeNS: Low cost Catalyst for Hydrogen Generation

Published: June 6, 2020

The scientists and researchers at the Centre for Nano and Soft Matter Sciences operating under Department of Science and Technology have invented a low cost effective way to generate hydrogen from water using Molybdenum dioxide. Key Findings of the Study The study says that Molybdenum dioxide can act as efficient catalyst to reduce energy used ..

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