1.China's hydrogen energy and fuel cell industry innovation strategic alliance was established in Beijing
Recently, China's hydrogen energy and fuel cell industry innovation strategic alliance was officially established in Beijing, which is a inter-disciplinary, cross-sectoral and cross-sectoral alliance to promote collaborative innovation, resource integration, application and communication in China’s hydrogen energy and fuel cell industry. The establishment of the alliance is able to improve the maturity and international competition of China’s hydrogen energy and fuel cell technology, and it also marked that China’s hydrogen and fuel cell industry began to enter into a normalized and high-speed development period and the quality improvement in the process of building a hydrogen-energy society with Chinese characteristics.
2. Porsche joins hands with Audi to develop electric vehicle platform
Audi and Porsche is going to cooperate for developing electric vehicle platform which is the first large-scale R&D cooperation project of Volkswagen.
It is reported that the platform includes floor board, framework, battery, motor, software, etc. Audi’s CEO Rupert Stadle says, “ We will have invested nearly billion euros till 2025”. Additionally, the two will also unveil some new models by 2021. Stadle also disclosed that Audi would launch two Limousinens and two SUVs.