Author Archives: et_editor

Wind Energy Powerhouse Looks to Develop Green Hydrogen as Denmark Invests in Electrolysis Plants

published 2020 年 01 月 22 日 21:00 | editor | category News
Wind power accounts for nearly 50% of all electricity in Denmark, which leads the world in wind power per capita. Now Denmark is looking to develop another type of green energy – hydrogen energy. The Danish Ministry of Climate, Energy and Utilities is set to invest DKK 128 million (~NT$570 million) in the construction of two large-scale electrolysis plants, in hopes that the country’s surplus of green energy can be used to facilitate hydrogen production. ...  more

Australia to Commercialize the World’s First Ultra High Capacity Lithium-Sulfur Batteries

published 2020 年 01 月 21 日 21:00 | editor | category News
Lithium-Sulfur (Li-S) batteries have long been regarded as the emerging star of the global battery market, as they boast a capacity that is nearly four times as large as that of a mainstream lithium battery. With the use of a lithium sulfur battery, a mobile phone could remain charged for as long as five continuous days. A research team from Australia’s Monash University was able to successfully develop a new lithium-sulfur battery model that features such a capability.  ...  more

Wind Energy Powerhouse Looks to Develop Green Hydrogen as Denmark Invests in Electrolysis Plants

published 2020 年 01 月 15 日 21:00 | editor | category News
Wind power accounts for nearly 50% of all electricity in Denmark, which leads the world in wind power per capita. Now Denmark is looking to develop another type of green energy – hydrogen energy. The Danish Ministry of Climate, Energy and Utilities is set to invest DKK 128 million (~NT$570 million) in the construction of two large-scale electrolysis plants, in hopes that the country’s surplus of green energy can be used to facilitate hydrogen production. ...  more

Algae Fuel Developed in Europe Powers Cars Up to 80kph and Serves as an Alternative to Land-Based Biomass Resources

published 2020 年 01 月 14 日 21:00 | editor | category News
Biofuels are often brought up when discussing the use of renewable energies to protect the environment and reduce carbon emissions. However, a very controversial aspect of biofuels is that the base materials for their production are often staple crops and woody plants. Growing staple crops for biofuels takes up existing arable land, and food prices may also experience sharp increases from time to time as biofuel producers compete with the general populace for the same agricultural commodities. ...  more

Germany Shut Down Philippsburg Power Plant on the Last Day of 2019, Affirming Its Commitment to Go Nuclear-Free by 2022

published 2020 年 01 月 09 日 0:30 | editor | category News
The Philippsburg 2 nuclear reactor located in the German state of Baden-Württemberg was taken offline permanently as scheduled on the evening of December 31, 2019. This event affirms the current German government’s resolve to phase out the use of nuclear energy by 2022 and expand the contribution of renewable energies in domestic electricity production. ...  more

Tesla Secures Loan for Expanding Shanghai Gigafactory

published 2020 年 01 月 09 日 0:30 | editor | category News
Tesla China has officially secured a loan of up to 10 billion RMB for five years from a banking consortium consisting of China Construction Bank, Agricultural Bank of China, Industrial and Commercial Bank of China and Shanghai Pudong Development Bank; the loan will mainly be used for the expansion of the company's China operation and its Shanghai Gigafactory; it will also be used to repay its previous loan of 3.5 billion RMB. ...  more

Gogoro to Complete Setup of Service Network in Taiwan

published 2020 年 01 月 08 日 0:30 | editor | category News
Gogoro, the leading electric-motorcycle manufacturer in Taiwan, has officially inaugurated two new service stations in Miaoli County and Hsinchu County, respectively, to complete the setup of its service network in Taiwan. ...  more