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Fraunhofer ISE and National Renewable Energy Laboratory NREL collaborate on Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Research
author FuelCellsWorks, October 10, 2016

The two largest research organizations for renewable energy research in the world, the Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems ISE in Germany and the U.S. Department of Energy's National Renewable Energy Laboratory NREL have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) for close collaboration on hydrogen and fuel cell technologies research.  The official launch will be...

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First Element Fuel Building the True Zero Network of hydrogen charging stations throughout California Honored By South Coast AQMD For Leadership In Helping Clean The Regions Air
author FuelCellsWorks, October 10, 2016

RIVERSIDE, Calif. -- First Element Fuel, Inc., which is building the True Zero Network of hydrogen charging stations throughout California, today was named winner of the South Coast Air Quality Management District (SCAQMD) Clean Air Award for 2016 in the category of Business Leadership in Air Quality. During the past year, the Irvine-based company has completed six of its True Zero...

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Nuvera Demonstrates Electrochemical Hydrogen Compressor for Premiere Fueling Event
author FuelCellsWorks, October 10, 2016

Billerica, Massachusetts--Nuvera Fuel Cells, LLC, a provider of fuel cell power and hydrogen solutions for motive applications, has successfully demonstrated fueling of a fuel cell vehicle (FCV) with hydrogen compressed electrochemically. Electrochemical compression represents a potential paradigm-shift for the hydrogen and fuel cell industry and promises to enable broader adoption of fuel cell powered cars...

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The Next Generation of Shunting Locomotives Uses Fuel Cell Power
author FuelCellsWorks, October 10, 2016

Article by Nicolas Pocard – Ballard Power Systems A switcher, shunter, yard pilot, switch engine, shifter or yard goat – all are terms used to describe the same item. Switchers are the rail industry’s equivalent of tugboats. They are job specific: relatively low-powered with high torque requirements intended for assembling trains ready for a road locomotive to take over,...

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NREL’s Hydrogen Fueling Infrastructure Research: Year in Review
author FuelCellsWorks, October 10, 2016

This week the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) joins others across the United States to celebrate National Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Day on Oct. 8—10.08—a date chosen to represent the atomic weight of hydrogen (1.008). To kick off the celebration, on Oct. 3 NREL joined the Colorado hydrogen community for a National Hydrogen and Fuel...

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Six things you might not know about hydrogen
author FuelCellsWorks, October 07, 2016

October 8th is National Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Day. To celebrate, here are a few things you might not know about hydrogen and fuel cells. Why is National Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Day celebrated on October 8th? The day is celebrated on October 8 (10/08) because the atomic weight of hydrogen is 1.008 atomic mass...

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Hyundai Tucson Fuel Cell drivers accumulate more than one and one-half million zero-emission miles in celebration of second annual National Hydrogen Day, October 8th
author FuelCellsWorks, October 07, 2016

Hyundai Fuel Cell clean H2O emissions effectively replaced approximately 575 Tons of CO2 emissions compared with gasoline CUVs of similar size and capability FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif.-- In celebration of National Hydrogen Day, October 8th, Hyundai Tucson Fuel Cell drivers have again surpassed an important threshold, accumulating more than 1,500,000 miles on the roads and highways...

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Empa has launched Switzerland’s first hydrogen station
author FuelCellsWorks, October 07, 2016

By Michael Hagmann (Empa)--Empa has launched Switzerland’s first hydrogen station for passenger cars on its campus in Dübendorf. With a filling pressure of 700 bars, it enables fuel-cell vehicles to be refueled in just two to three minutes. The station is part of the mobility demonstrator “move” and used for various Empa project vehicles as...

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In Honor of National Hydrogen & Fuel Cell Day SARTA Takes its Hydrogen Fuel Cell Bus on Tour and Gives Riders Free Bus Passes
author FuelCellsWorks, October 07, 2016

In honor of National Hydrogen & Fuel Cell Day, Stark Area Regional Transit Authority (SARTA) will be taking the Hydrogen Fuel Cell bus on tour to all its Transit Centers before it returns to Columbus to complete its testing  at Ohio State. The official day is Saturday October 8th, which was chosen because the atomic...

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NEESC Celebrates National Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Day on Oct. 8
author FuelCellsWorks, October 07, 2016

EAST HARTFORD, Conn. --The Northeast Electrochemical Energy Storage Cluster (NEESC), administered by the Connecticut Center for Advanced Technology Inc. (CCAT), joins the nation in celebrating National Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Day on Saturday, October 8. The day marks the growth of the industry and raises awareness of the benefits fuel cells and hydrogen technologies provide...

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