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ITM Power Announces Completion of £5.8 million Fundraise, result of General Meeting and result of Open Offer
author FuelCellsWorks, February 17, 2016

ITM Power (AIM: ITM), the energy storage and clean fuel company, is pleased to announce that at the General Meeting held earlier today, all resolutions were duly passed and the placing and open offer that the Company announced on 29 January 2016 have successfully completed. ITM Power has raised a total of £5.8 million, being...

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New Solid Hydrogen-on-Demand Fuel Cell from HES Energy Systems Flies ST Aerospace UAV for Record 6 Hours
author FuelCellsWorks, February 17, 2016

Skyblade 360 UAV and its fuel cell are on display at ongoing Singapore Airshow (ST Engineering booth) 300km flight represents a new world record for solid chemical hydrogen on demand technology​ SINGAPORE--A consortium of Singaporean institutions and private sector companies including HES Energy Systems, ST Aerospace, DSO National Laboratories, and the Future Systems and Technology Directorate of Singapore’s Ministry of...

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University of Texas at Arlington Researchers Devise More Efficient Materials for Solar Fuel Cells
author FuelCellsWorks, February 17, 2016

University of Texas at Arlington chemists have developed new high-performing materials for cells that harness sunlight to split carbon dioxide and water into useable fuels like methanol and hydrogen gas. These “green fuels” can be used to power cars, home appliances or even to store energy in batteries. “Technologies that simultaneously permit us to remove...

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Iran-built fuel cells perform well at high temperature
author FuelCellsWorks, February 17, 2016

TEHRAN,  (MNA) – Iranian researchers produced nanocomposite membranes capable of improving performance of fuel cells at high temperature, INIC reports. According to Iran Nanotechnology Initiative Council (INIC), Iranian researchers from Amirkabir University of Technology produced nanocomposite membranes that are able to improve performance of fuel cells at high temperature. The nanomembranes have very good mechanical and...

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FuelCell Energy Inc Announces Carbon Capture Study With Cenovus Energy
author FuelCellsWorks, February 16, 2016

Contract to evaluate the use of carbonate fuel cells to efficiently and affordably capture carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions from a 14 megawatt natural gas-fired turbine Initial design and costing of a potential multi-stage project Joint Industry Project under Canada's Oil Sands Innovation Alliance DANBURY, Conn.-- FuelCell Energy, Inc.  (Nasdaq:FCEL), a global leader in the design, manufacture, operation and...

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Van Hool building 2 fuel cell buses for Rotterdam
author FuelCellsWorks, February 16, 2016

Koningshooikt (Lier) – Van Hool – an independent manufacturer of buses, touring coaches and industrial vehicles – has concluded a contract with RET, the public transport company of the metropolitan region of Rotterdam (Netherlands) for the construction of 2 latest-generation hydrogen buses. Van Hool recently announced a similar order for London. This new contract also...

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New Technique for Turning Sunlight into Hydrogen
author FuelCellsWorks, February 16, 2016

New photoelectrode that boosts the ability of solar water-splitting to produce hydrogen.  A team of Korean researchers, affiliated with UNIST has recently pioneered in developing a new type of multilayered (Au NPs/TiO2/Au) photoelectrode that boosts the ability of solar water-splitting to produce hydrogen. According to the research team, this special photoelectrode, inspired by the way plants convert sunlight into...

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Joi Scientific Closes Series-A Funding to Commercialize Next-Generation Hydrogen Fuel Technology
author FuelCellsWorks, February 16, 2016

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla.--Joi Scientific™ Inc., a clean energy company that produces hydrogen gas safely, affordably and with no carbon emissions, today announced the recent closing of its Series A Round funding. The company raised more than $5 million in the over-subscribed round. The funds will be used to advance the product development and commercialization of...

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Hyundai Tucson Fuel Cell Drivers Accumulate More Than One Million Zero-Emission Miles
author FuelCellsWorks, February 15, 2016

Cumulative Zero-emissions Miles by Southern California Fuel Cell Drivers Breaches the Seven-Figure Mileage Barrier Fuel Cell clean H2O emissions effectively replaced approximately 385 Tons of CO2 emissions compared with gasoline vehicles of similar size FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif. -- Hyundai Tucson Fuel Cell drivers have again surpassed an iconic threshold, accumulating more than 1,000,000 miles on the roads and highways...

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Beacon Falls Energy Park, LLC Submits Fuel Cell Proposal
author FuelCellsWorks, February 15, 2016

BEACON FALLS, CT-- Beacon Falls Energy Park, LLC has submitted its bid to The New England Clean Energy Request for Proposals (“RFP”) conducted jointly by Connecticut, Rhode Island and Massachusetts for energy projects to advance their clean and renewable energy goals. Beacon Falls Energy Park proposal offers the many benefits of renewable, clean and affordable...

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