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Nel ASA Awarded USD 8.3 million Hydrogen Electrolyser Fueling Station Contract
author FuelCellsWorks, September 25, 2017

Oslo--Proton Onsite (Proton) and Nel Hydrogen Solutions, divisions of Nel ASA (Nel, OSE:NEL), have received a purchase order of USD 8.3 million on a combined hydrogen PEM electrolyser and H2Station® fueling solution for SunLine Transit Agency (SunLine) in California. The combined solution will have a hydrogen capacity of up to 900 kg per day, making...

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Ceres Power Announces Successful U.K. Fuel Cell Field Trials
author FuelCellsWorks, September 25, 2017

SUCCESSFUL STEELCELL™ TRIALS SHOW REDUCED ENERGY COSTS AND LOWER EMISSIONS FOR UK HOMES Successful trials show Ceres’ SteelCell™ is a reliable technology that will enable households to reduce their energy costs by £400 and carbon emissions by up to 2 tonnes per year. Home units also generated enough surplus power to meet a typical Electric Vehicle’s...

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Ballard Subsidiary Protonex Power Manager Product Receives Go-Ahead For Full Rate Production By U.S. Army
author FuelCellsWorks, September 25, 2017

VANCOUVER, CANADA and SOUTHBOROUGH, MA, USA – Ballard Power Systems (NASDAQ: BLDP; TSX: BLDP) and the Company’s wholly owned subsidiary – Protonex Technology Corporation (“Protonex”) – today announced that the U.S. Army Program Executive Office Soldier (PEO-Soldier) has received signature approval for its Mobile Soldier Power Program of Record to full rate production status, commonly...

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Transport industry experts gather in Brussels to commit to hydrogen mobility
author FuelCellsWorks, September 25, 2017

Brussels--Leaders of the industry confirmed their commitment to expanding the deployment of fuel cell electric vehicles (FCEVs) and hydrogen refuelling infrastructure across Europe. Global vehicle manufacturers – including Audi, BMW, Daimler, Honda, Hyundai, Symbio and Toyota – as well as leading hydrogen refuelling infrastructure providers, gathered at the Hydrogen for Clean Transport Conference to discuss...

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Ballard CEO Delivers Keynote Speech at Open Innovation Forum Osaka Event
author FuelCellsWorks, September 22, 2017

During a business trip to Japan to meet with Japanese partners and customers, Mr. Randy MacEwen, Ballard President and CEO attended the “Open Innovation Forum Osaka in Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Technologies”, where he delivered the keynote speech on September 19th.   VANCOUVER, CANADA and OSAKA, JAPAN – During a business trip to Japan to...

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author FuelCellsWorks, September 22, 2017

Orkney is a group of islands to the north of Scotland with fantastic natural energy resources. Wind, tidal and wave energy are abundant year-round. More electricity is generated locally from renewable sources than the population use, and zero-carbon power is routinely exported to the UK National Grid. There are even times when so much renewable energy...

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NSF fellowship to help UNM researcher advance fuel cell technology
author FuelCellsWorks, September 22, 2017

By Aaron Hilf-UNM As the need for alternative forms of energy production continues to increase around the world, researchers at The University of New Mexico are working to improve hydrogen fuel cells by better understanding them at the atomic and molecular level. Kateryna Artyushkova, a research associate professor in UNM’s Department of Chemical and Nuclear...

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Powering the future: Alfred University adds hydrogen fuel cell capability for research, education
author FuelCellsWorks, September 22, 2017

Alfred University’s Inamori School of Engineering has added equipment that will allow students and researchers in the Inamori School of Engineering to expand their knowledge of hydrogen fuel cells as part of the renewable energy engineering curriculum. Dr. Xingwu Wang, professor of electrical engineering, explains students in the renewable energy engineering program learn about alternate...

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ITALY: Carabinieri Police Force Receives First Hydrogen-Powered Car
author FuelCellsWorks, September 21, 2017

It is the first hydrogen vehicle in use for an Italian police force The vehicle will be used for activities to prevent and detect traffic violations  Bolzano -- In an Italian Police force first, the Trentino-Alto Adige Carabinieri Legion Carabinieri police today took delivery of a hydrogen-powered Hyundai ix35 Fuel Cell car. The car was awarded to the Trentino-Alto Adige...

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Toyota Canada and Transition Énergétique Québec agree to study market requirements for hydrogen infrastructure in Québec
author FuelCellsWorks, September 21, 2017

TORONTO--Toyota is investing in initiatives that are part of Québec's 2030 Energy Policy, including a pilot network of multi-fuel service stations which include hydrogen fuel, and collaboration with groups like Transition Énergétique Québec (TEQ), the new public body established by the Ministry of Energy to support, encourage and promote energy transition, innovation and efficiency in...

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