Mercedes-Benz and Siemens team up for sustainable automotive production

The car manufacturer aims to digitise its production processes, with Siemens bringing its expertise and technologies to the partnership to develop highly flexible and efficient automotive production

Volkswagen and bp team up to rollout ultra-fast EV charging across Europe

They have signed a memorandum of understanding for their collaboration, which will see the rollout of EV chargers at Aral sites in Germany and bp retail sites across Europe

Fukushima – 10 years on…

Today marks the ten year anniversary of the Fukushima disaster that rocked the world – what happened, what were its impacts and how does the future look?

‘World’s largest’ factory for plastic recycling to be built in Germany

The factory will use Biofabrik’s ‘WASTX Plastic’ process that converts plastic waste into synthetic crude oil

Ford commits to 100% EVs in Europe by 2030, investing $22bn in the process

The announcement is supported by the carmaker’s $1bn investment into the ‘Ford Cologne Electrification Centre’

Siemens Energy and Air Liquide team up for hydrogen production in Europe

They intend to focus their activities in the co-creation of industrial-scale hydrogen projects in collaboration with customers, especially in France and Germany

bp and Oxbotica trial ‘industry-first’ driverless vehicle in Germany

The successful trial follows bp’s $13m investment in Oxbotica

New UK-Germany energy link predicted to slash emissions

The report says the NeuConnect link will cut carbon emissions by 16 million tonnes and stop energy wastage

Deutsche Bahn and Siemens Mobility launch hydrogen train project trial

The partnership will see the development of a new hydrogen train and a filling station

VW to power all German rail freight with renewable energy by 2021

The switch is predicted to reduce carbon dioxide by 26,700 tonnes compared to using the standard German electricity mix