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Introducing the HyStEP (Hydrogen Station Equipment Performance) Device
author FuelCellsWorks, December 22, 2015

With funding provided by the DOE Fuel Cell Technology Office under the H2FIRST project, Sandia National Laboratories (SNL) and the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) contracted with Powertech Labs to develop and build the Hydrogen Station Equipment Performance (HyStEP) Device.  The primary purpose of the HyStEP Device is to be used by a certification agency...

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Hydrogen - Norway’s next “oil”?
author FuelCellsWorks, December 22, 2015

If the world comes to an agreement on a new climate treaty, it might very well mean ending mid-story in Norway’s oil and gas fairy tale. Many unexploited oil and gas fields will simply have to remain in the ground. This is the main conclusion from Rystad Energy, which was asked by the Norwegian Ministry...

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author FuelCellsWorks, December 22, 2015

Potsdam/ Karlsruhe --The production of energy from natural gas without generating carbon dioxide emissions could fast become a reality, thanks to a novel technology developed by researchers of the Institute for Advanced Sustainability Studies (IASS) in Potsdam and the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT). In a joint project initiated by Nobel Laureate and former IASS...

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More efficient nanoparticles in fuel cells: Here are the guidelines
author FuelCellsWorks, December 22, 2015

What is a catalyst? A material that facilitates (increases the speed and likelihood of) a chemical reaction. In general, catalysts are rare metals (platinum, for example), which are often used in the form of nanoparticles. In the field of renewable energy, catalysts are crucial, and scientists are striving to maximize their efficiency (in part also...

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H2 Logic Secures Repeat Order for H2StationĀ® to Danish Hydrogen Fuel A/S
author FuelCellsWorks, December 21, 2015

H2 Logic A/S, a leading manufacturer of hydrogen fueling stations and a subsidiary of Oslo Stock Exchange listed NEL ASA, has been awarded a contract for one H2Station® fueling station for Danish Hydrogen Fuel A/S (DHF). It constitutes the fourth repeat-order under an existing collaboration agreement with DHF. The H2Station® is to be delivered during...

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‘Hydricity’ concept uses solar energy to produce hydrogen round-the-clock
author FuelCellsWorks, December 21, 2015

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. – Researchers are proposing a new "hydricity" concept aimed at creating a sustainable economy by not only generating electricity with solar energy but also producing and storing hydrogen from superheated water for round-the-clock power production. "The proposed hydricity concept represents a potential breakthrough solution for continuous and efficient power generation," said Rakesh...

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Air Products and Bohlen & Doyen Sign Hydrogen Refueling Alliance Agreement
author FuelCellsWorks, December 19, 2015

  Companies Take Significant Step to Expand EU Hydrogen Infrastructure UK--Today Air Products, a worldwide leader in hydrogen fuelling technology, and Bohlen & Doyen, one of Germany’s leading and most capable manufacturers in the field of gaseous fuel filling station construction, installation and maintenance, announced they have signed an alliance agreement. Both companies will work...

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Cella and Herakles sign Memorandum of Understanding to Continue their Collaboration to Develop Hydrogen Based Power Systems for Aerospace
author FuelCellsWorks, December 19, 2015

The solid-state hydrogen storage company Cella Energy and the French aerospace Herakles (Safran) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to define the principles which will govern a five year exclusive cooperation plan which will kick-off at the conclusion of a long term development agreement based on Cella Energy’s solid-state hydrogen power systems for use on...

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Altergy Fuel Cells adds Shields Environmental as Distributor
author FuelCellsWorks, December 19, 2015

Shields to Sell Altergy’s Backup Power Solutions to Wireless Telecom Industry Folsom, CA – Altergy, the global leader in clean, reliable fuel cell backup power solutions for telecommunications and critical power applications, is pleased to announce the addition of Shields Environmental as a new distributor partner to support overall company growth.  Shields Environmental is a...

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Plug Power GenKey Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Solution Earns a Spot on Food Logistics 2015 FL100+ List fo
author FuelCellsWorks, December 19, 2015

Annual List Highlights Technology Solutions Influential in the Global Food and Beverage Supply Chain LATHAM, N.Y., -- Plug Power Inc. (NASDAQ:PLUG), a leader in providing clean, reliable energy products, announced that it has been named to the 2015Food Logistics FL100+ list. Food Logistics is the only publication dedicated exclusively to the global food and beverage supply chain. The...

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