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author FuelCellsWorks, September 17, 2015

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 power plants, announced a significant industry milestone by generating four billion kilowatt hours (kWh) of virtually pollutant-free electricity from the global fleet of Direct FuelCell® (DFC®) power plants since the first commercial installation in...

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Toyota’s Hydrogen-Powered Mirai Fuel Cell Vehicle Drives the Future of Mobility at the 2015 Excellence in Journalism Conference
author FuelCellsWorks, September 17, 2015

NEW YORK– After a development process spanning more than 20 years, Toyota’s long-awaited hydrogen fuel cell vehicle, the Mirai, will be featured at the Excellence in Journalism (EIJ15) Conference at the Orlando World Center Marriott, September 18-20, in Orlando, FL. Top news professionals from broadcast, print and digital will have the opportunity to experience the Mirai...

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New way to store solar energy could lead to a sizable increase in the amount of hydrogen available for fuel usage
author FuelCellsWorks, September 17, 2015

Peter Ehrhard-S&T News & Events–Researchers at Missouri University of Science and Technology have developed a relatively inexpensive and simple way to split water into hydrogen and oxygen through a new electrodeposition method. The method produces highly efficient solar cells that can gather solar energy for use as fuel. The research, sponsored by the U.S. Department...

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author FuelCellsWorks, September 17, 2015

S4 Worldwide to Receive Initial Production of NEAH Power’s Porous Silicon Battery for Integration in Body Worn Cameras for Police and Security Professionals NEAH Power Systems, Inc. (OTCBB: NPWZ) (”NEAH POWER”) and S4W Worldwide Technologies (”S4W”) have announced a teaming agreement, by which both parties will work together to integrate NEAH POWER’s patented power generation...

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Hydrogen from sunlight: new efficiency record for artificial photosynthesis
author FuelCellsWorks, September 16, 2015

An international team has now succeeded in considerably increasing the efficiency for direct solar water splitting. They are using a tandem solar cell whose surfaces have been selectively modified. The new record value is 14 % and thus considerably above the previous record of 12.4 % held by the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) in...

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author FuelCellsWorks, September 16, 2015

Dominovas Energy Corporation (OTCQB: DNRG) announces the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding with the Al-Rushaid Group’s Al-Rushaid Technologies. The document platforms discussions regarding the development of a relationship to pursue common business interests between Dominovas Energy Corporation and Al-Rushaid Technologies (Dhahran, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia). Both Companies have agreed to identify common business interests,...

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author FuelCellsWorks, September 16, 2015

VANCOUVER, BC, CANADA and SOUTHBOROUGH, MA, USA- Ballard Power Systems (NASDAQ: BLDP; TSX: BLD) and Protonex Technology Corporation (”Protonex”; www.protonex.com) have announced that, at a meeting of the Protonex shareholders held today in Southborough, MA, Protonex shareholders approved the acquisition of Protonex by Ballard. The proposed acquisition of Protonex, a leading designer and manufacturer of advanced...

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author FuelCellsWorks, September 16, 2015

LATHAM, N.Y. — Plug Power Inc. (NASDAQ:PLUG), a leader in providing clean, reliable energy solutions, has formed Plug Power Capital Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Plug Power, formed as a capital financing arm that will offer GenFund, giving customers easy access to third-party leases. Through GenFund, Plug Power Capital will work with its customers and...

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HyperSolar Surpasses Critical Voltage Threshold to Split Water Molecules for Renewable Hydrogen Fuel Production
author FuelCellsWorks, September 15, 2015

Company Achieves Major Milestone of 1.55 Volts in Its Quest to Generate Renewable Hydrogen Using Any Source of Water and Sunlight SANTA BARBARA, CA–HyperSolar, Inc. (OTCQB: HYSR), the developer of a breakthrough technology to produce renewable hydrogen using sunlight and any source of water, today announced that it had reached 1.55 volts (V), a significant...

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Discovery of a highly efficient catalyst eases way to hydrogen economy
author FuelCellsWorks, September 15, 2015

by David Tenenbaum: University of Wisconsin-Madison Hydrogen could be the ideal fuel: Whether used to make electricity in a fuel cell or burned to make heat, the only byproduct is water; there is no climate-altering carbon dioxide. Like gasoline, hydrogen could also be used to store energy. Hydrogen is usually produced by separating water with...

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