9 October the Danish government made a long term commitment to the implementation of electric and fuel cell cars. The battery car will gradually be taxed higher until 2020 where they will have a level similar to cars with combustion engines.
Europe now has its first methanol filling station, and this is the beginning of a revolution in the electric car market.
The consortium Green Methanol Infrastructure is ready to open the first methanol refueling station in Europe. The consortium is a cooperation between Danish petrol company OK a.m.b.a., Hamag and Serenergy. The refueling station will be located in Aalborg, Denmark and will open 26 August.