Thursday, 30 March 2017

Japan Is at Odds With Elon Musk Over Hydrogen Fuel Cells

Source: Bloomberg, 9th February 2017, by Chisaki Watanabe

  • Tokyo Olympics in 2020 seen as showcase for hydrogen products
  • Government aims for 1.4 million home fuel cells in 3 years

Chisaki Watanabe reported, "Elon Musk may think hydrogen-powered vehicles are rubbish, but Toyota Motor Corp. and a cadre of Japan’s leading manufacturers are betting otherwise -- and not just on cars. (...) Other companies pursuing the technology include Panasonic Corp., Toshiba Corp. and JX Nippon Oil & Energy Corp. (...)"

Read more at: https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2017-02-09/japan-makes-big-push-for-hydrogen-fuel-cells-rubbished-by-musk