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Hydrogenics Announces Funding of Debt Facility
author FuelCellsWorks, November 08, 2016

MISSISSAUGA, Ontario -- Hydrogenics Corporation(NASDAQ:HYGS) (TSX:HYG) (the "Company”), a leading developer and manufacturer of hydrogen generation and hydrogen-based power modules, today announced that it has drawn down the funds under its previously announced US$9 million loan facility (“the Facility”) with Export Development Canada (“EDC”). The Company intends to use its net proceeds from the Facility primarily for...

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Coop Opens Switzerland’s First Public Hydrogen Filling Station
author FuelCellsWorks, November 07, 2016

Coop is investing in a visionary mobility system.  On Friday, 4th of November, the Basel-based retailer opened Switzerland’s first hydrogen filling station in Hunzenschwil, Canton Aargau. At the same time it integrated the world’s first hydrogen-powered truck and trailer – able to meet Coop’s logistics demands – and twelve hydrogen-powered cars into its own vehicle...

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Doosan Fuel Cell Wins Contract to Supply 70 Power Units to Korea
author FuelCellsWorks, November 07, 2016

Doosan will manufacture fuel cells at factory in Connecticut  Deliveries to Korea Hydro & Nuclear Power to start this year Doosan Corp.’s U.S. fuel cell unit agreed to supply 70 power plants to South Korea’s largest utility.  The fuel cells will produce 30.8 megawatts of power for Korea Hydro & Nuclear Power Co. and the...

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Japan will showcase fuel cells and hydrogen technologies during the Olympics
author FuelCellsWorks, November 07, 2016

Japan will showcase fuel cells and hydrogen technologies during the Olympics. Written by Magnus Karlström--Tokyo's Governor Yoichi Masuzoe has said "The 1964 Tokyo Olympics left the Shinkansen high-speed train system as its legacy. The upcoming Olympics will leave a hydrogen society as its legacy. " The goal is to have 6,000 fuel cell vehicles, 100 fuel...

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H2 Refuel Competition Makes Progress
author FuelCellsWorks, November 05, 2016

Sunita Satyapal--Director, Fuel Cell Technologies Office With fuel cell cars hitting the roads now, the need for places to fuel them is becoming a critical challenge.  That‘s why, in addition to supporting hydrogen station technology R&D, the Energy Department launched the H2 Refuel H-Prize in October 2014. This competition challenges American innovators to develop small-scale hydrogen generation and...

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Why the Public Loves Fuel Cell Buses (Why Don’t You?)
author FuelCellsWorks, November 05, 2016

Article by Nicolas Pocard – Ballard Power Systems The truth is the public prefers zero-emission fuel cell buses over their diesel-powered cousin. Transit drivers on routes served by both types of buses (diesel and fuel cell electric) have reported that some passengers prefer to ride the alternative fuel bus, often waiting curbside for the next fuel cell...

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Adding Hydrogen to Graphene
author FuelCellsWorks, November 05, 2016

IBS researchers report fundamental study of how graphene is hydrogenated Adding hydrogen to graphene could improve its future applicability in the semiconductor industry, when silicon leaves off. Researchers at the Center for Multidimensional Carbon Materials (CMCM) (http://cmcm.ibs.re.kr/html/cmcm_en/), within the Institute for Basic Science (IBS) have recently gained further insight into this chemical reaction. Published in Journal of the American Chemical...

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PowerCell has delivered fuel cell stack as Coop in Switzerland launches distribution truck with fuel cell technology
author FuelCellsWorks, November 04, 2016

Gothenburg, Sweden--The leading fuel cell company PowerCell Sweden AB (publ) has, together with Swiss Hydrogen, supplied a fuel cell system to Coop in Switzerland when the company launches Switzerland´s first distribution truck with fuel cell technology. The system is built on PowerCell S3.  Today Coop in Switzerland took the first steps towards a landmark for...

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FuelCell Energy Announces Completion of 5.6 Megawatt Power Plant Installation for Pfizer
author FuelCellsWorks, November 04, 2016

Ultra-clean and affordable power for the 160 acre Connecticut campus Complete turn-key project completed in only 10 months FuelCell Energy, through a direct subsidiary, retains power purchase agreement and long term project cash flows with financing provided by PNC Energy Capital DANBURY, Conn. -- FuelCell Energy, Inc.  (Nasdaq:FCEL), a global leader in the design, manufacture, operation and...

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ITM Power plc Signs Hydrogen Fuel Contract with Hyundai
author FuelCellsWorks, November 04, 2016

ITM Power (AIM: ITM), the energy storage and clean fuel company, is pleased to announce that it has signed a fuel contract, selling hydrogen at £10/kg, with Hyundai Motor UK, for refuelling its iX35 Fuel Cell Vehicle fleet. The contract covers fuel dispensed across ITM Power’s hydrogen refuelling network. The refuelling network has been financially...

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