Scientists have devised a process that allows hydrogen to be efficiently sourced from liquid formic acid, a discovery that has promising implications for the reality of hydrogen-powered cars for the masses. Mr Athanasios Zavras was the study’s first author, and spoke about the project.
The Turnbull Government has this week announced a Ministerial Forum to look at vehicle emissions standards. However they have also announced any changes made will not be implemented until after March 2017. Senator Larissa Waters, Australian Greens Deputy Leader and climate change spokesperson, says the government’s inaction on this issue is unconscionable.