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Way cheaper catalyst may lower fuel costs for hydrogen-powered cars
author FuelCellsWorks, October 08, 2015

‘Green’ process runs on sunlight ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Sandia National Laboratories researchers seeking to make hydrogen a less expensive fuel for cars have upgraded a catalyst nearly as cheap as dirt — molybdenum disulfide, “molly” for short — to stand in for platinum, a rare element with the moonlike price of about $900 an ounce....

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author FuelCellsWorks, October 08, 2015

LATHAM, N.Y. -- Today, Plug Power Inc. (NASDAQ:PLUG), a leader in providing clean, reliable energy solutions, joins the nation in celebrating National Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Day to raise awareness of commercially viable fuel cell and hydrogen technologies that allow businesses and consumers to increase productivity, improve operational efficiency, reduce greenhouse gas emissions, and increase America's...

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Patched atoms
author FuelCellsWorks, October 08, 2015

Energy researchers discover new structure for bimetallic catalysts In the world of catalytic science and technology, the hunt is always on for catalysts that are inexpensive, highly active, and environmentally friendly. Recent efforts have focused on combining two metals, often in a structure where a core of one metal is surrounded by an atom-thick layer...

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ene.field passes major milestone in welcoming Viessmann
author FuelCellsWorks, October 08, 2015

The ene.field project is delighted to welcome new partner Viessmann, a leading international manufacturer of heating, cooling and climate control technology. The German-based company brings the total number of manufacturers in the project to 10, collectively representing the leaders in the fuel cell (FC) and boiler sectors. Viessmann is active in 74 countries and, in...

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Record-Pioneer Ride with Hydrogen Car
author FuelCellsWorks, October 08, 2015

For the first time in the history of the automobile, the route from South Tyrol to Stuttgart has been covered with a fuel cell electric vehicle (FCEV): this pioneering achievement goes on the account of the South Tyrolean entrepreneur Norbert Amort, owner of Schwer Präzision s.r.l in Rodeneck, and from the beginning one of the...

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McPhy to equip the hydrogen refuelling station in Sarreguemines (France)
author FuelCellsWorks, October 08, 2015

Confirmation of deployment for hydrogen mobility solutions in France McPhy Energy's modular solution registers another success La Motte-Fanjas (France), October 6th, 2015 – A new success for McPhy Energy, specialised in hydrogen production and storage equipment for industry and energy markets, which will equip the hydrogen refuelling station in Sarreguemines (Moselle, France) with its solution specifically...

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author FuelCellsWorks, October 08, 2015

At the Fourteenth International Symposium on Solid Oxide Fuel Cells (SOFC-XIV), held in Glasgow from July 26-31, 2015, Ceres Power presented papers on its significant technical and commercial progress during the last twelve months. Two technical papers have been published detailing the extensive development and verification of the latest generation of the Ceres Steel Cell...

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Linde hydrogen fueling station now operational in San Juan Capistrano
author FuelCellsWorks, October 08, 2015

MURRAY HILL, N.J.-- Linde North America, Inc. today announced that its second retail hydrogen fueling station for fuel cell automobiles in California is now operational. Coinciding with National Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Day, the new station opened for business at the San Juan Capistrano Gas and Auto Services located on Junipero Serra Road in San...

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author FuelCellsWorks, October 08, 2015

ELKTON, Md.--Today, W.L. Gore & Associates (Gore) joins the nation in celebrating National Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Day to raise awareness of fuel cell and hydrogen technologies that provide reliable and resilient power, reduce greenhouse gas emissions, and increase America's energy security. The 8th of October was chosen to observe National Hydrogen and Fuel Cell...

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Toshiba Wins Order to Supply Independent Hydrogen Energy Supply System to Kyushu Resort
author FuelCellsWorks, October 07, 2015

“H2One™” at Huis Ten Bosch Theme Park TOKYO— Toshiba Corporation today announced that it has received an order from Huis Ten Bosch, Co., Ltd., the operator of a Holland-themed resort in Nagasaki, Kyushu, for the independent hydrogen energy supply system “H2OneTM”, designed as Resort Model. This system will supply electricity for the Phase-2 building of...

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