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author FuelCellsWorks, September 09, 2015

Dettingen/Erms (Germany)–Fuel cell system specialist new enerday, a Neubrandenburg-based subsidiary of ElringKlinger AG, has secured a contract from a major wind turbine manufacturer to supply the latter with alternative energy for the installation of new wind turbines. The agreements were signed in July 2015, and the first fuel cell systems have already been delivered to the...

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Symbio FCell and Arcola Energy Demonstrate Commercial Potential Of Hydrogen For Urban Fleets At Cenex LCV2015
author FuelCellsWorks, September 09, 2015

Leading designer and manufacturer of Fuel Cell Systems and Range Extenders Symbio FCell, and innovative UK engineering services business Arcola Energy, will be teaming up to demonstrate the real, commercial opportunity of hydrogen (H2) and fuel cell technologies for urban fleet vehicles at Cenex LCV2015 – the UK’s premier low carbon vehicle event. Symbio FCell...

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Rice researchers demo solar water-splitting technology
author FuelCellsWorks, September 09, 2015

Process uses light-harvesting nanoparticles, captures energy from ‘hot electrons’ Rice University researchers have demonstrated an efficient new way to capture the energy from sunlight and convert it into clean, renewable energy by splitting water molecules. The technology, which is described online in the American Chemical Society journal Nano Letters, relies on a configuration of light-activated gold nanoparticles...

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author FuelCellsWorks, September 09, 2015

Updates to the H2 Refuel H-Prize guidelines are now available on the H-Prize website. The $1 million H2 Refuel H-Prize, launched in October 2014, challenges America’s engineers and entrepreneurs to develop systems for small-scale hydrogen fueling. The guidelines, posted in the Federal Register, have been updated with clarifications, corrections, and additional information, including an alternative scoring process...

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author FuelCellsWorks, September 08, 2015

MUNICH–SFC Energy AG, leading provider of hybrid power solutions to the stationary and mobile power generation markets, announces the signing of a new partner agreement with Toyota Tsusho Corporation: In the context of the agreement Toyota Tsusho will become an official representative of SFC in Japan. A first order of EFOY Pro fuel cells has...

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author FuelCellsWorks, September 08, 2015

The consortium Green Methanol Infrastructure is ready to open the first methanol refueling station in Europe. The consortium is a cooperation between Danish petrol company OK a.m.b.a., Hamag and Serenergy. The refueling station will be located in Aalborg, Denmark and will open 26 August. The refueling station with address on Hobrovej in Aalborg will open...

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Toyota welcomes the groundbreaking Mirai to Australian shores
author FuelCellsWorks, September 08, 2015

Toyota’s first commercially available fuel cell vehicle, the Mirai, will be on show for the first time in Australia at the 6th World Hydrogen Technologies Convention in Sydney in early October. This will be the first time a right-hand drive fuel cell vehicle is in Australia and it will give the public a taste of...

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Toshiba:Public and Private Sectors Work Together to Test Renewable CO2-free Hydrogen Supply Chain
author FuelCellsWorks, September 08, 2015

According to the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, nearly 25 gigatons of CO2—over half of the world’s greenhouse gas emissions—come from the use of fossil fuels in electricity and heat generation, industry, and transportation*. Realizing the importance of taking on this challenge by establishing carbon-neutral supply chains across different sectors (from power generation to vehicle...

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author FuelCellsWorks, September 08, 2015

TOKYO — Aqua Power Systems Inc. (OTCQB:APSI) (”Aqua Power” or the “Company”) today provided this update from Tadashi Ishikawa, President of Aqua Power Systems Inc. and developer of the Company’s Realistic Magnesium Air Fuel System technology (”RMAF”). Tadashi Ishikawa commented, “Aqua Power’s RMAF fuel cells can be refueled a virtually unlimited number of times using our...

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Artificial Leaf Harnesses Sunlight for Efficient Hydrogen Fuel Production
author FuelCellsWorks, September 04, 2015

Generating and storing renewable energy, such as solar or wind power, is a key barrier to a clean-energy economy. When the Joint Center for Artificial Photosynthesis (JCAP) was established at Caltech and its partnering institutions in 2010, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Energy Innovation Hub had one main goal: a cost-effective method of producing...

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