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It’s basic: Alternative fuel cell technology reduces cost
author FuelCellsWorks, December 13, 2016

The best road to zero-emission vehicles lies in fuel-cell technology. It preserves the advantages of gasoline automobiles, with low upfront costs, long driving range and fast refueling. But he also believes a new fuel-cell technology may be necessary. A new paper offers a strategic roadmap.  The pathway to zero-emission vehicles has taken two forks, one...

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Brewing at IIT-Kharagpur, hydrogen fuel from wastewater
author FuelCellsWorks, December 13, 2016

Jhimli Mukherjee Pandey| TNN Scientists at IIT-Kharagpur are already turning the next-gen ideas into reality. The ministry of renewable energy is funding the entire project and has already published the pioneering research in its publication. ​KOLKATA: Cars running on hydrogen fuel derived from industrial wastewater. Electricity generated from bio hydrogen lighting up homes.Sounds far-fetched? Not exactly, scientists at IIT-Kharagpur are...

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KYOCERA Receives Environment Ministers Award in Japan for its part in developing the residential-use solid oxide fuel cell (SOFC) co-generation system, ENE-FARM Type S
author FuelCellsWorks, December 13, 2016

KYOTO, Japan -- Kyocera Corporation (KYO)(TOKYO:6971) announced that the company has received two 2016 Environment Minister’s Awards: one at its Kyoto Ayabe manufacturing plant (Kyoto Pref., Japan) for Global Warming Prevention Activity (implementation of countermeasures / dissemination category), and another for its part in developing the residential-use solid oxide fuel cell (SOFC) co-generation system, ENE-FARM Type S (technology...

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University of Delaware’s Yushan Yan group sets performance targets for alternative fuel cell technology
author FuelCellsWorks, December 12, 2016

Article by Diane Kukich Photo by Jie Zheng  Yan group sets performance targets for alternative fuel cell technology The pathway to zero-emission vehicles has taken two forks, one toward battery electric cars like the Tesla and the other toward fuel-cell-powered automobiles like the Toyota Mirai. The University of Delaware’s Yushan Yan believes that fuel cell...

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Hydrogenious Technologies is the winner in two of five categories of this year’s STEP Award, issued by F.A.Z -Fachverlag
author FuelCellsWorks, December 12, 2016

Hydrogenious Technologies is the winner in two of five categories of this year’s STEP Award, issued by F.A.Z.-Fachverlag. The whole team of Hydrogenious Technologies is proud to win these awards. The innovative LOHC technology for safe and efficient hydrogen storage convinced the top-class jury and led to the awards in the categories tech and sustainability....

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ITM Power Announces 100MW Electolyser Plans Designs to be Launched at HANNOVER MESSE 2017
author FuelCellsWorks, December 12, 2016

ITM Power (AIM: ITM), the energy storage and clean fuel company, is pleased to announce that it will be showcasing a series of large scale electrolyser configurations up to 100MW in size at HANNOVER MESSE 2017. This is in response to utility and oil and gas industry demand for larger scale industrial installations. ITM Power...

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S. Korea to implement pilot project for hydrogen-powered EV taxis for 1st time
author FuelCellsWorks, December 12, 2016

SEJONG, (Yonhap) -- The government will implement a pilot project this week to operate fuel cell hydrogen taxis for the first time in South Korea as part of its efforts to reduce gas emissions, the Environment Ministry said Monday. The ministry plans to hold a ceremony Tuesday to mark the launch of the project in...

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Beth Dawson of Fuel Cell Systems – finalist in Women in Innovation award
author FuelCellsWorks, December 12, 2016

Following a nationwide competition to identify and empower the country’s most promising female entrepreneurs and future business leaders, this October Innovate UK announced the names of the 34 women shortlisted for its infocus awards for 2016. Beth Dawson, from Fuel Cell Systems Ltd, reached the final stage of the competition and impressed Innovate UK’s panel...

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Hydrogen fueling station cornerstone of UCI research program
author FuelCellsWorks, December 09, 2016

Fuel cell-powered vehicles make possible climate-conscious transportation Scott Samuelsen is UC Irvine's go-to guy on fuel cell and hydrogen technology. Samuelsen led the development of UCI's hydrogen fueling station, the most technologically advanced, publicly accessible station in the world. It was the first of its kind in Orange County, and it is a key component...

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Pajarito Powder named recipient of BIRD Energy Partnership grant with Israel
author FuelCellsWorks, December 09, 2016

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) and Israel's Ministry of National Infrastructure, Energy, and Water Resources (MIEW), along with the Israel Innovation Authority, announced Pajarito Powder, LLC among the five clean energy projects as part of the Binational Industrial Research and Development (BIRD) Energy program. Pajarito Powder teamed with Technion IIT in Haifa, Israel to...

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