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Hyundai Nexo: first hydrogen car certified for Australia, now for the refuelling stations
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26th Aug 2020
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Hyundai Nexo: first hydrogen car certified for Australia, now for the refuelling stations

This story was first published in November 2019, but it has now been updated with current information on hydrogen fuelling potential in the Australian market. The car that emits only water vapour from its tailpipe – the Hyundai Nexo hydrogen-powered vehicle – is officially ready for Australian roads. The electric car that runs on hydrogen has been formally certified by the Australian government, cleared for use on local roads, and scored top marks in the latest crash safety tests.
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Joshua Dowling
Audi speeds up hydrogen fuel cell development
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5th May 2019
2 min read

Audi speeds up hydrogen fuel cell development

Audi is developing 12 electric vehicles for launch by 2025, but the luxury marque will also up its investment in hydrogen fuel cell development. Bram Schot, Audi's CEO, has told Autocar the company wants to speed up development of hydrogen fuel cell vehicles as the company harbours some fears about the supply of batteries and other vital EV components, but remains committed to emissions-free driving.
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Hyundai to invest $9.3 billion in hydrogen fuel-cell development
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12th Dec 2018
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Hyundai to invest $9.3 billion in hydrogen fuel-cell development

The Hyundai Motor Group, along with its suppliers, plans on spending $7.6 trillion ($9.3 billion) on hydrogen fuel-cell development and production upgrades. As part of its FCEV Vision 2030, unveiled overnight, the company aims to build 700,000 fuel-cell systems per year by 2030. About 500,000 of those will be used in fuel-cell passenger cars and commercial vehicles, with the remainder employed in power generators and other forms of transport, including drones, boats, trains and forklifts.
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Derek Fung
Hyundai and Audi form fuel-cell EV alliance
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21st Jun 2018
3 min read

Hyundai and Audi form fuel-cell EV alliance

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Mike Costello
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21st Jun 2018
3 min read

Hyundai and Audi form fuel-cell EV alliance

Audi 2018, Hyundai 2018
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Mike Costello
Industry body created to support hydrogen expansion in Australia
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7th Feb 2018
2 min read

Industry body created to support hydrogen expansion in Australia

Hydrogen Mobility Australia (HMA) has been founded, aimed at advocating for the burgeoning local hydrogen industry. It's made up of automakers, energy companies and infrastructure providers including Toyota Australia, Hyundai Australia, BP Australia and Caltex Australia.
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Scott Collie
Toyota aggressively ramps up electrification plans
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18th Dec 2017
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Toyota aggressively ramps up electrification plans

Toyota wants to have electrified powertrains available across its entire range by 2025, and plans to sell more than 5.5 million electrified vehicles annually by 2030.
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Scott Collie