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Mammoth zero-emission mining truck makes its debut in South Africa, powered by First Mode

Lisa Stiffler of GeekWire writes on a zero-emissions mining vehicle.

The C3 Take
  • Anglo American, a South African mining firm, has unveiled its novel zero-emissions mining truck called the nuGen.
  • The truck is powered by clean hydrogen and is expected to keep the equivalent of 700 cars worth of emissions from entering the atmosphere.
  • This innovation could be key to accelerating the deployment of clean hydrogen and clean mining practices around the world.

“After years of development, the world’s largest zero-emission vehicle was unveiled today at a South African platinum mine, with a hydrogen-fueled hybrid powerplant designed and built by Seattle-based First Mode.”

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