Northvolt produces battery with recycled nickel, manganese, cobalt

Christian Boxey | Bloomberg Creative Photos | Getty Images Swedish battery company Northvolt said on Friday it had produced its first battery cell with what it described as “100% recycled nickel-manganese and cobalt”. In a statement, the Stockholm-based company — which has attracted investment from Goldman Sachs and Volkswagen, among others — said the lithium-ion … Read more

U.S.-China declaration on climate welcomed

The flags of the United States and China flutter from a lamppost in Chinatown in Boston, Massachusetts, November 1, 2021. Brian Snyder | Reuters LONDON – A joint declaration by the United States and China in which the two superpowers said they would work together on a number of climate-related measures surprised many. He announced … Read more

2022 will be a record year for wind and solar, new report finds

PALM SPRINGS, CA – MARCH 27: Giant wind turbines are powered by strong winds in front of solar panels on March 27, 2013 in Palm Springs, California. According to reports, California continues to lead the nation in green technology and has the lowest per capita greenhouse gas emissions, even as the economy and population grows. … Read more

Shell teams up with Norsk Hydro to work on green hydrogen projects

Frederic Hagen | AFP | Getty Images Norsk Hydro and fossil fuel giant Shell will look at the potential of joint ventures focused on green hydrogen production. Norwegian Hydro said in an announcement on Tuesday that a memorandum of understanding had been signed between the two parties. Under the agreement, Shell and Hydro’s green hydrogen … Read more