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SunLine Expands Zero-Emission Transit in Coachella Valley with Another Order of New Flyer Fuel Cell-Electric Transit Buses
author FuelCellsWorks, December 14, 2017

New Flyer of America Inc. has announced that SunLine Transit Agency has awarded New Flyer with a contract for five Xcelsior fuel cell-electric forty-foot, heavy-duty transit buses. The new order, which was supported by the California Air Resources Board’s (CARB) Low Carbon Transportation and Air Quality Improvement Program, and the Federal Transit Administration Low or No-Emission...

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North Sea water and recycled metal combined to help reduce global warming, produce hydrogen
author FuelCellsWorks, December 14, 2017

Scientists at the University of York have used sea water collected from Whitby in North Yorkshire, and scrap metal to develop a technology that could help capture more than 850 million tonnes of unwanted carbon dioxide in the atmosphere. High levels of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere are a major contributor to greenhouse gases and...

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Researchers Win Newton Fund Award for their work on a photobioreactor prototype Integrated Microbial Fuel Cell
author FuelCellsWorks, December 14, 2017

Sustainable energy from effluent waste processing Palm oil production is a major contributor to the Malaysian economy but this industry is also a large source of highly polluting waste effluents. Work to develop a sustainable bioremediation method has connected up with interest in biofuel production to boost the supply of energy to urban and rural...

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Skellefteå Kraft Selects PowerCell PS-5 Fuel Cell to Generate Electricity on Days When the Sun Does not Shine
author FuelCellsWorks, December 13, 2017

Gothenburg, Sweden -- Skellefteå Kraft has initiated the Zero Sun Project, a standard villa that is disconnected from the power grid and is self-sufficient by solar power. PowerCell Sweden AB (publ) will deliver the fuel cell system that provides electricity during the dark hours of the year. Skellefteå Kraft has initiated the Zero Sun Project as...

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Skellefteå Kraft Starts Building its Solar-Powered House that will Include a Fuel Cell
author FuelCellsWorks, December 13, 2017

Today, Skellefteå Krafts solar-powered house is being built in northern Sweden, which, thanks to its new energy system, will make the house completely self-sufficient for energy. The villa is at the heart of the Zero Sun project, a real-time experiment that will challenge today's energy market - and make solar energy much more available to everyone. "We...

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H2 MOBILITY wins German-French Business Award in the category ‘Environment, Climate and Energy’
author FuelCellsWorks, December 13, 2017

Praise for German-French pioneers of future mobility Partnership currently building hydrogen infrastructure across Germany Only an international alliance can drive forward clean mobility Paris, 12 December 2017 – This evening, under the auspices of the German and French Ministers for Economic Affairs, the President of the German-French Chamber of Industry and Commerce, Guy Maugis, officially...

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Haskel to Develop Clean Energy Technology as Part of Fuel Cells and Hydrogen Joint Undertaking
author FuelCellsWorks, December 13, 2017

Burbank, CA-- Haskel International, an Accudyne Industries brand and a leader in high-pressure solutions, is pleased to announce its participation in the Fuel Cells and Hydrogen Joint Undertaking. FCH JU is a unique public-private partnership that supports research and development of fuel cell and hydrogen energy technologies in Europe. Its members are the European Commission,...

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HyperSolar Ends 2017 with Significant Advances in Renewable Hydrogen TechnologyCompany unveils go-to-market product strategy for low cost green hydrogen
author FuelCellsWorks, December 13, 2017

SANTA BARBARA, Calif. -- HyperSolar, Inc. (OTCQB:HYSR), the developer of a breakthrough technology to produce renewable hydrogen using sunlight and any source of water, announced today a go-to-market product strategy for commercial low-cost solar, hydrogen systems. “Hydrogen fuel has immense potential with both economic and social ramifications,” said HyperSolar CEO Tim Young. “Working with our...

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Cleaner, cheaper hydrogen from methane
author FuelCellsWorks, December 13, 2017

Researchers from the Institute of Chemical Technology (ITQ), Valencia's Polytechnic University (UPV) and the Superior Council of Scientific Investigations (CSIC) have developed ceramic membranes that make it possible to produce compressed hydrogen from methane in a cleaner, cheaper way. Results of the investigation have applications in the field of hydrogen fuel cell vehicles as well...

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ASKO Norway Opens Groundbreaking Hydrogen Production Plant
author FuelCellsWorks, December 12, 2017

ASKO plant that opened last week, means that hydrogen is to be produced locally at the facility in central Norway, with energy from, among others, 9000 m2 of solar cells on the roof of the ASKO warehouse. Hydrogen will be used as fuel for distribution vehicles and trucks in their own business. The plant will produce over 300 kg...

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