Germany Puts Quarter Billion into Public Transport Model Projects

The Ministry of Transport and Digital Infrastructure has announced the twelve model projects eligible for EUR 250 million in special funding from now until 2024.

German Government Puts 437 Million into Opel Battery Cell Plant

A major new battery cell production facility will be built at carmaker Opel’s plant in the western German city of Kaiserslautern.

Google Invests Billion in Digital Infrastructure and Clean Energy in Germany

A cool one billion euros – that’s how much tech colossus Google is putting into cloud computing infrastructure and sustainable electricity in the heart of Europe from now until 2030.

German Transport Ministry Allocates EUR 290 Million for H2 Mobility

Germany’s Ministry of Transport and Digital Infrastructure has announced the four winning locations for its multi-million-euro Hydrogen Innovation and Technology Center.

Why Battery Makers are Coming to Germany

In October 2021, Chinese battery producer SVOLT is starting construction on a gigafactory in southern Germany. Why Germany? GTAI automotive expert Stefan Di Bitonto explains why production is shifting from Asia to the heart of Europe. Check out our new video!

LNG Terminal Could Make Hamburg Area World Hub for H2

In the short term, the terminal being constructed in the town of Brunsbüttel near Hamburg is planned for Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG).

Germany and Namibia Agree H2 Partnership

German and Namibian representatives have signed a Joint Communiqué of Intent paving the way for their countries to cooperate on producing and utilizing green hydrogen.

Germany Earmarks Billion to Ease Electric Mobility Transition

The shift to electric vehicles will have wide-ranging effects on the German automotive industry, the largest in Europe, forcing change upon the many suppliers of parts for conventional combustion-driven cars. To compensate, the German government is allocating EUR 1 billion to help regions, companies and individual workers cope with the new automotive reality.

Battery Changing Could Solve EV Charging Challenge

One of the hurdles to making electric vehicles the rule rather than the exception is the time required to recharge them. Chinese-German firm Infra-Dianba, headquartered in Berlin, wants to solve the problem by simply replacing drained batteries with full ones.

German H2 Heavy Vehicle Motor to Enter Serial Production

German heavy vehicle manufacturer Deutz has announced it will bring its first-ever hydrogen-powered motor to the market.