Research pushes auto industry closer to clean cars powered by direct ethanol fuel cells

Journal Reference: Jinfa Chang, Guanzhi Wang, Maoyu Wang, Qi Wang, Boyang Li, Hua Zhou, Yuanmin Zhu, Wei Zhang, Mahmoud Omer, Nina Orlovskaya, Qing Ma, Meng Gu, Zhenxing Feng, Guofeng Wang, Yang Yang. Improving Pd–N–C fuel cell electrocatalysts through fluorination-driven rearrangements of local coordination environment. Nature Energy, 2021; DOI: 10.1038/s41560-021-00940-4 Zhenxing Feng of the OSU College … Read more

Turning plastic grocery bags into sustainable fuel

Journal Reference: Michael Arnold, Baron Boghosian, Mingheng Li. Catalytic production of diesel-like oils from plastic wastes. Journal of Renewable and Sustainable Energy, 2021; 13 (6): 064701 DOI: 10.1063/5.0066218 Consequently, most plastic waste ends up in either a landfill or the ocean. A significant number of plastics break down into microplastics, which are ingested by fish … Read more

In Iran, “Cyber ​​Attack” Causes Fuel Failure Across Country

In Iran Cyber ​​Attack Causes Fuel Failure Across Country

Cars line up outside a gas station as gasoline distribution is suspended across Iran after a cyberattack on October 26, 2021. ATTA KENARE / AFP Fuel distribution was halted on Tuesday, October 26, at around noon at all service stations in Iran, state television said. “Due to disruptions in the computer system, the distribution of … Read more

In Haiti, the giant fuel shortage, orchestrated by gangs, paralyzes the country

In Haiti the giant fuel shortage orchestrated by gangs paralyzes

People push a Tap Tap public transport van that has run out of fuel in front of a closed gas station in Port-au-Prince, Haiti on October 29, 2021. RICARDO ARDUENGO / AFP A fuel exhaustion on the scale of an entire country: for several weeks, Haiti has been paralyzed by a serious fuel shortage, which … Read more

Hyundai Tucson hybrid, low fuel consumption and a brilliant engine

Hyundai Tucson hybrid low fuel consumption and a brilliant engine

At the wheel of the two thousand four-wheel drive turbodiesel. We tested the operation and effectiveness of the Korean manufacturer’s MHSG 48V on the road It does what it promises, which is to consume less thanks to the lightweight 48V hybrid fitted on board. In the short test that we had the opportunity to do, … Read more

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