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Hydrogen Mobility Europe: Copenhagen Mayors driving Fuel Cell Vehicles
author FuelCellsWorks, May 23, 2018

On Tuesday May 22nd Hyundai Denmark handed over two fuel cell electric vehicles (FCEVs) to two Copenhagen Mayors: the Mayor of Social Services, Mia Nyegaard and the Mayor of Employment and Integration, Cecilia Lonning-Skovgaard. The FCEVs will serve as the primary means of transport for the mayors in their official capacities. Tejs Laustsen Jensen, CEO...

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Asahi Kasei Begins Trial Operation of Green Hydrogen Plant in Soma, Fukushima
author FuelCellsWorks, May 23, 2018

Asahi Kasei has begun trial operation of an alkaline water electrolysis plant for the production of green hydrogen using renewable energy jointly with IHI Corp. in Soma, Fukushima, Japan. With large electrodes, maximum electrolytic capacity of 120 KW, and hydrogen production capacity of 25 Nm3/h, the plant is installed at the Soma IHI Green Energy Center launched...

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Construction Begins at Worlds First Local Solar Hydrogen Gas Station in Mariestad
author FuelCellsWorks, May 23, 2018

Mariestad becomes the world's first with a solar powered hydrogen station. Construction started for the solar park adjacent to the existing hydrogen station, located along the E20 at the southern entrance to Mariestad. Together with the municipal electricity company VänerEnergi and the company Nilsson Energy, Mariestad municipality is building the world's first plant for solar powered...

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Former Cisco CEO John Chambers Joins Bloom Energy Board of Directors
author FuelCellsWorks, May 23, 2018

SUNNYVALE, Calif.-- Bloom Energy Corporation, the market-leading provider of clean, reliable, distributed electric power, today announced that former Cisco CEO and Executive Chairman, and current CEO and Founder of JC2 Ventures, John Chambers has joined the company’s board of directors. During his more than 25-year tenure at Cisco, Chambers helped grow the company exponentially from...

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B.C.Government supports shift to clean transportation options with incentives up to $12K for a hydrogen fuel-cell vehicle
author FuelCellsWorks, May 23, 2018

VICTORIA, Canada – The Province is making clean transportation more affordable and accessible for British Columbians, with incentives and one of Canada’s largest networks of charging and fuelling stations, announced Michelle Mungall, Minister of Energy, Mines and Petroleum Resources on Clean Energy Vehicle Day. “We know that many British Columbians would like to make the switch to...

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Hydrogen fuel cell lighting provides a silent solution for HS2 works
author FuelCellsWorks, May 22, 2018

In support of Noise Action Week (21st - 26th May), TCP Ltd (Taylor Construction Plant) is delighted to announce that contractors carrying out HS2 enabling works and utilities divisions in the south, have embraced hydrogen fuel cell technology as a green and virtually silent solution for off grid lighting. The Costain Skanska joint venture (CS...

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Work on Hydrogen Ferry in Norway Continues
author FuelCellsWorks, May 22, 2018

Boreal Sjø AS, Fjord1 ASA and Norled AS are invited to bid in the competition for the hydrogen-electric ferry contract. In autumn 2021, the world's first hydrogen-electric ferry will sail at Hjelmeland - Skipavik - Nesvik in Rogaland. In October 2017, the three shipping companies were eligible to participate in the dialogue phase of the...

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TARDEC, GM bring SURUS and Chevrolet Colorado ZH2 fuel cell electric vehicle demonstrator to Smithsonian and SOFIC
author FuelCellsWorks, May 22, 2018

Story by Douglas Halleaux --U.S. Army Tank Automotive Research Development & Engineering Center   SURUS, along with the Chevrolet Colorado ZH2 fuel cell electric vehicle demonstrator, is the most prominent feature of GM and TARDEC’s lengthening collaboration in exploring fuel cell technology in military applications. Both vehicles were developed by GM as a result of more than...

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New Report Released on “Renewable Hydrogen Roadmap: Advancing Zero-Emission Transportation and California’s Clean Energy Economy”
author FuelCellsWorks, May 22, 2018

Energy Independence Now, in collaboration with the Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation and the California Hydrogen Business Council, Releases Roadmap on Critical Strategies to Advance Zero-Emission Transportation and Clean Energy Storage. Los Angeles -- Today, Energy Independence Now (EIN), in collaboration with the Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation and the California Hydrogen Business Council (CHBC), released a roadmap outlining key...

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A High-Performance and Cost Effective Hydrogen Sensor
author FuelCellsWorks, May 22, 2018

A KAIST research team reported a high-performance and cost effective hydrogen sensor using novel fabrication process based on the combination of polystyrene nanosphere lithography and semiconductor microfabrication processes. The research team, led by Professor Inkyu Park in the Department of Mechanical Engineering and Professor Yeon Sik Jung in the Department of Materials Science and Engineering,...

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