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Clean Hydrogen with CCS Can Play a Key Role in Europe’s Energy Transition
author FuelCellsWorks, April 26, 2017

Brussels -- The European Zero Emissions Technology & Innovation Platform (ZEP) has today launched a new report on the “Commercial Scale Feasibility of Clean Hydrogen”. This concludes that clean hydrogen, produced from natural gas and fitted with CO2 capture and storage (CCS), can help decarbonise different sectors within the energy system and enable the shift to...

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Hydrogen: AREVA H2 discloses the concept of a high-capacity production plant
author FuelCellsWorks, April 26, 2017

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Toyota Starts Trial of a Hybrid Power Generation System
author FuelCellsWorks, April 26, 2017

Combining Fuel Cell Technology with Micro Gas Turbines at Motomachi Plant Toyota City, Japan--Toyota Motor Corporation has begun trial operations of the pressurized combined power generation system (hereafter, hybrid power generation system) which has been installed at Motomachi Plant in Toyota City, Aichi Prefecture. The hybrid power generation system combines the use of solid oxide...

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Ballard’s Protonex Subsidiary Powers Successful Test Flights of Boeing Insitu ScanEagle UAV
author FuelCellsWorks, April 26, 2017

VANCOUVER, BC, CANADA and SOUTHBOROUGH, MA, USA – Ballard Power Systems (NASDAQ: BLDP; TSX: BLDP) announced that the company’s subsidiary, Protonex, has successfully powered test flights of the ScanEagle unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) with the Company’s PEM (proton exchange membrane) fuel cell propulsion system. The ScanEagle is manufactured by Insitu (www.insitu.com), a wholly owned subsidiary of...

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Private Sector Investment Leading Fuel Cell Surge
author FuelCellsWorks, April 26, 2017

Washington, D.C.–– Growing sales are helping to bring attention to the range of benefits and markets fuel cells can serve, with high profile corporations and utilities leading both new and repeat customers, according to The Business Case for Fuel Cells 2016: Delivering Sustainable Value, a new report from the Fuel Cell and Hydrogen Energy Association...

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UQM Technologies Receives $2.2 Million Fuel Cell Compressor System Order for China Market
author FuelCellsWorks, April 26, 2017

The order was placed by a major Chinese OEM for the rapidly growing automotive fuel cell market in China. Shipments are scheduled to begin in the summer of 2017 and through fall 2017. The UQM Fuel Cell Compressor Modules are an integral component in the fuel cell technology for automotive, and light, medium and heavy-duty...

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Connecticut’s Latest Microgrid and Fuel Cell Project Up and Running in Hartford
author FuelCellsWorks, April 25, 2017

City of Hartford, Constellation and Bloom Energy Power Up Microgrid In Parkville Neighborhood                      The City of Hartford, Constellation, a subsidiary of Exelon Corporation, and Bloom Energy announced the completion of a fuel cell microgrid that will generate clean energy, manage electricity costs and supply emergency...

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AFC Energy Expands Strategic Technology Collaboration with De Nora
author FuelCellsWorks, April 25, 2017

AFC Energy Plc (AFC), the industrial fuel cell power company, is pleased to announce with immediate effect the new phase of the Company's partnership with Industrie De Nora S.p.A. ("De Nora").  Highlights AFC Energy and De Nora expand Joint Development Agreement ("JDA") collaboration into Phase 2 following successful Phase 1 completion  As part of Phase...

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Hydrogenics Unveils 3 Megawatt PEM Electrolyzer Stack
author FuelCellsWorks, April 25, 2017

New Industry Benchmark for Electrolytic Hydrogen Generation MISSISSAUGA, Ontario -- Hydrogenics Corporation (NASDAQ:HYGS) (TSX:HYG) (“Hydrogenics” or “the Company”), a leading developer and manufacturer of hydrogen generation, fueling station equipment and hydrogen-based power modules, today announced the market introduction of its 3 megawatt PEM electrolyzer stack. Responding to customer demand and interest, the 3 MW system is the...

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In-Flight, on-Demand Hydrogen Production Could Mean “Greener” Aircraft
author FuelCellsWorks, April 25, 2017

Technion researchers develop safe, efficient way to produce hydrogen from aluminum particles and water to meet in-flight aircraft energy needs Aerospace engineers at the Technion-Israel Institute of Technology have developed and patented a process that can be used onboard aircraft while in flight to produce hydrogen from water and aluminum particles safely and cheaply. The...

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