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Toyota to Participate in Collaborative Research for the Creation of a Hydrogen-Based Society in the United Arab Emirates
author FuelCellsWorks, January 17, 2017

Mirai FCV demonstration tests to start in the UAE beginning May 2017 DUBAI, UAE--Toyota Motor Corporation has agreed to collaborate with Masdar, Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC), Air Liquide, and Toyota distributor Al-Futtaim Motors in a joint research program to explore the potential of hydrogen energy use in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) for...

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California Greenhouse Gases Cut More Than 2.3 Million Pounds by Fuel-Cell Cars Powered by True Zeros Hydrogen Network -- the Equivalent to Planting a Forest Nine Times the Size of Disneyland
author FuelCellsWorks, January 17, 2017

IRVINE, Calif.-- Fuel from True Zero's hydrogen-charging stations during 2016 powered more than 3.7 million zero emission fuel-cell-car miles in California, eliminating more than 2.3 million pounds of greenhouse gas emissions, the company announced today.  "That's the greenhouse-gas equivalent of planting a forest nine times the size of Disneyland," explained Joel Ewanick, CEO of FirstElement Fuel,...

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Clarity Fuel Cell is an Official Sponsor of Star Wars™ Half Marathon - The Light Side Weekend
author FuelCellsWorks, January 17, 2017

Honda Clarity Fuel Cell is an Official Sponsor of Star Wars™ Half Marathon - The Light Side Weekend. The Honda Clarity Fuel Cell is on display at the runDisney Health & Fitness Expo from January 12-14, 2017 at Disneyland® Resort in Anaheim, Calif. The Clarity Fuel Cell will also be the pace car for the...

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Enhancing fuel cell performance with graphene
author FuelCellsWorks, January 17, 2017

Exploiting the usage of 2 D crystals in methanol fuel cells ChemEurpoe -- Scientists from the School of Chemical Engineering and Analytical Science, in the University of Manchester have come up with a way to utilize 2D materials in an actual operating direct methanol fuel cell. They have shown that the addition of single layer...

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Nel Hydrogen Solutions Senior Vice President, Jacob Krogsgaard shares his experience of driving the hydrogen fuel cell Mirai car for over a year
author FuelCellsWorks, January 16, 2017

Senior Vice President, Jacob Krogsgaard of Nel Hydrogen Solutions shares his experience of driving the hydrogen fuel cell Mirai car for over a year… It is our family car. I drive it to work everyday, and we use it for everything. I managed to integrate a bike-holder on the back for 4 bikes but I miss having the...

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Hollywood Station Joins Hydrogen Refueling Network
author FuelCellsWorks, January 16, 2017

The California Energy Commission welcomed another new hydrogen refueling station to its network.  The Hollywood station, now open at 5700 Hollywood Boulevard in Los Angeles, provides Californians with the fueling options they need to consider replacing their petroleum-fueled cars with hydrogen fuel-cell electric vehicles. Fuel-cell cars, like all-electric plug-in cars, do not emit smog-forming pollution. They help...

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UAE: Al-Futtaim kicks off fuel cell vehicle pilot
author FuelCellsWorks, January 16, 2017

by John Bambridge-ConstructionWeekly Al-Futtaim Motors, the distributor of Toyota and Lexus in the UAE and official transport partner of Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week, has begun testing Toyota’s Mirai fuel cell vehicle (FCV) in the UAE. Bertrand Thiebaut, senior MD for Al-Futtaim Motors, said: “Late last year, we announced our intention to drive the implementation of new...

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Growing Its Renewable Portfolio, IKEA Plugs-in Fuel Cell System to Generate More Onsite Power at San Diego Store
author FuelCellsWorks, January 13, 2017

SAN DIEGO, CA – IKEA, the world’s leading home furnishings retailer, today announced it has completed installation of its fourth biogas-powered fuel cell system, at its San Diego store. Furthering the Swedish retailer’s investment in fuel cell technology, this project complements the company’s focus on other renewable energies such as solar and wind. IKEA already owns...

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DistribuTECH 2017: GenCell to Showcase Breakthrough Fuel Cell Solution That Keeps Utility Batteries Charged Up To 10 Times Longer
author FuelCellsWorks, January 13, 2017

GenCell G5rx provides sustainable backup power to back up critical systems at utilities Petah Tikva, Israel -- GenCell, the leading Israel-based fuel cell developer and manufacturer, is announcing its participation at DistribuTECH 2017 (Booth #3237) where it will showcase its hydrogen-based GenCell G5rx™ backup power solution. Featuring unique fuel cell technology used in space missions,...

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UNESCO embarks on board Energy Observer, the first hydrogen ship
author FuelCellsWorks, January 13, 2017

Energy Observer will count with UNESCO’s support as it carries out its mission, to promote renewable energies and raise awareness of energy transition challenges. As it sails across the world during six years without a drop of fossil fuel, with 101 stops planned between 2017 and 2022 in the world's maritime capitals, historic ports, nature...

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