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First COHRS-Station opens in Asten, Austria in September
author FuelCellsWorks, September 06, 2016

The COHRS project (Connecting Hydrogen Refuelling Stations) with its project partners H2 MOBILITY and OMV aims to build 20 hydrogen refuelling stations in Germany (17) and Austria (3), thus opening up the most important European corridors for hydrogen mobility. The project is also gathering findings on customer acceptance, comparing business models, and investigating technical solutions...

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FuelCell Energy to Deliver Breakthrough Efficiency Power Generation Solution at Distributed Generation Scale
author FuelCellsWorks, September 06, 2016

Ultra-clean and affordable megawatt-class power generation with up to 60% electrical efficiency that avoids transmission line power losses Construction to commence in Fall 2016 for 3.7 megawatt fuel cell plant in Connecticut, USA DANBURY, Conn. -- FuelCell Energy, Inc.  (Nasdaq:FCEL), a global leader in the design, manufacture, operation and service of ultra‐clean, efficient and reliable fuel cell...

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Ceres Power to join ene.field fuel cell residential demonstration programme with announcement of its trial home power systems for the UK
author FuelCellsWorks, September 06, 2016

Ceres Power Holdings plc (AIM: CWR) is pleased to announce that it will begin trials of its prototype home power systems in the UK later this year. This will be supported by €600,000 of European funding, as it joins the ene.field fuel cell residential demonstration programme, the largest of its kind in Europe. The systems...

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Groundbreaking Ceremony In Rostock Germany for TOTAL Hydrogen and Electric Filling Stations
author FuelCellsWorks, September 05, 2016

Rostock-- – Emission-free mobility in Mecklenburg-Vorpommern. Hydrogen and electric fast charging points, as well as conventional fuels at the filling station Mecklenburg-Vorpommern’s first hydrogen station, n° 10 for TOTAL Direct connection to a local wind farm nearby, through buffer battery storage Groundbreaking ceremony with Energy Minister Christian Pegel The German government supports the facility with...

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SFC Energy: PBF Group B.V. receives major follow-up order for high power supply solutions for security, safety and communication needs
author FuelCellsWorks, September 05, 2016

Order is a follow-up order building on the success of PBF’s products in last year’s order; installed base of over 150,000 PBF power supplies worldwide PBF’s customized high power supply solutions are used in public address and professional audio systems Total order amount: EUR 4.7 million over 24 months Brunnthal/Munich, Germany– PBF Group B.V. (PBF),...

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author FuelCellsWorks, September 05, 2016

By Yoon Sung-won Korean researchers have developed technology that enables cheaper mass-production of hydrogen, Korea Institute of Science and Technology (KIST) said Thursday. As many scientists worldwide who are working to come up with a better way to use the eco-friendly hydrogen, the new scientific achievement is expected to expedite the commercialization of hydrogen energy...

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author FuelCellsWorks, September 05, 2016

Researchers at Dalian Institute of Chemical Physics (China) have synthesized an advanced catalytic layer in the membrane electroide assembly (MEA) for proton exchange membrane fuel cells (PEMFCs) using vertically aligned polymer–polypyrrole (PPy) nanowire arrays as ordered catalyst supports. In a paper published in the Journal of Power Sources, they report that a single cell fitted with...

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author FuelCellsWorks, September 03, 2016

Hydrogen fuel-cell drivers wanting to make weekend getaways have more choices now that California Energy Commission welcomed another new hydrogen refueling station to its network.  A ribbon cutting ceremony was held on Aug. 27 for the Truckee station, which is now open at 12105 Donner Pass Road. The station provides Californians with the fueling options they need...

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PowerCell Sweden AB Receives Order for PowerCell S2 Fuel Cell Stack from Chinese Company
author FuelCellsWorks, September 02, 2016

Gothenburg, Sweden --The leading fuel cell company PowerCell Sweden AB (publ) has received an order for the PowerCell S2 fuel cell stack from a Chinese company within the automotive industry. The PowerCell S2 shall be used as a hydrogen-based Range Extenders, REX. for electrified passenger cars. The leading fuel cell company PowerCell Sweden AB has...

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Alstom to reveal its Coradia Lint train with fuel-cell propulsion system at  InnoTrans 2016
author FuelCellsWorks, September 02, 2016

During InnoTrans 2016, Alstom will reveal its Coradia Lint train with fuel-cell propulsion system. Before we can inspect this train design we thought it would be good to review all zero-emission train projects, plans and initiatives currently under development in Germany. InnoTrans 2014: 40 fuel-cell trains in service in 2020 Almost two years ago, Alstom...

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