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Vanadium redox flow battery for the future of mobility
author FuelCellsWorks, January 06, 2016

The project in Martigny is foreshadowing how fueling stations could look like in several years. The project is led by the “Laboratory of Physical and Analytical Electrochemistry” (LEPA) of the “École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne” (EPFL). The aim is to establish a charging station that is able to charge both battery-electric and hydrogen fuel cell...

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New Software to Make Reporting Fuel Data to the State Easier
author FuelCellsWorks, January 06, 2016

The California Energy Commission is introducing a new, paperless way for the state’s retail fuel outlets to report their annual retail fuel outlet data that should make the process more efficient and less time consuming. Beginning January 1, retail fuel outlet owners will be asked to fill out their data reports through the Energy Commission’s...

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Fuji Electric buying Fuel Cell Fire Prevention German Company N2telligence
author FuelCellsWorks, January 05, 2016

TOKYO -- Fuji Electric will acquire German fireproof engineering company N2telligence in the first half of the month, aiming to broaden sales routes and lower fuel cell production costs through economies of scale. The Japanese electrical equipment manufacturer will buy a 70% stake from investment companies and founders for a sum thought to reach nearly 1...

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EnergyOr’s Fuel Cell H2Quad 400 Flies Over 2 Hours With 4K Camera Payload
author FuelCellsWorks, January 05, 2016

Montreal, Canada--EnergyOr Technologies Inc., a leader in advanced PEM fuel cell systems for aerospace applications, has demonstrated the world's longest multirotor drone flight in real-world operating conditions. On December 16th, 2015, EnergyOr's H2Quad 400 flew for over two hours while recording 4K video, using a 3-axis stabilizing gimbal to control the camera. This demonstration was performed...

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myFC and du sign an exclusive agreement for the UAE launch of fuel cell charger - JAQ
author FuelCellsWorks, January 05, 2016

Swedish myFC and telecommunications service provider du of the United Arab Emirates have signed an initial agreement, allowing du exclusive rights to sell, distribute and market myFC’s new fuel cell charger JAQ in the UAE starting in Q2 2016. The agreement between the companies regulates an exclusive right for du, to sell, distribute and market...

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Intelligent Energy Exhibits Hydrogen Fuel Cell-Powered Devices at CES 2016
author FuelCellsWorks, January 05, 2016

Solves Battery Limitations and Significantly Extends Power Time in Smartphones, Tablets, Laptops and Drones LAS VEGAS--Intelligent Energy, the energy technology company, today unveiled a number of consumer electronic prototypes powered by an embedded hydrogen fuel cell, to significantly extend the up time of the devices and provide a solution to the battery life conundrum facing...

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FSU researcher discovers new material to use sunlight to power the conversion of water into hydrogen
author FuelCellsWorks, January 05, 2016

With each passing year, the conversation surrounding global warming and the need to find cheaper, renewable energy has become more pronounced within the media, however tangible solutions have been difficult to find. A researcher at Florida State and his team, however, may have recently helped discover one. Dr. Jose L. Mendoza-Cortesand his team discovered a...

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IU scientists create ‘nano-reactor’ for the production of hydrogen biofuel
author FuelCellsWorks, January 05, 2016

Combining bacterial genes and virus shell creates a highly efficient, renewable material used in generating power from water BLOOMINGTON, Ind. -- Scientists at Indiana University have created a highly efficient biomaterial that catalyzes the formation of hydrogen -- one half of the "holy grail" of splitting H2O to make hydrogen and oxygen for fueling cheap...

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author FuelCellsWorks, January 04, 2016

5.6 megawatt fuel cell system to supply ultra-clean electricity and steam to Pfizer's research and development site in Groton, Connecticut under a power purchase agreement   Reducing energy costs while improving carbon footprint and supporting clean air initiatives   Grid-independent capability provides  power  reliability to 160 acre campus DANBURY, Conn. -- FuelCell Energy, Inc.  (Nasdaq:FCEL), a global leader...

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NREL Efforts Push Hydrogen Vehicles Further Along
author FuelCellsWorks, January 04, 2016

The inaugural National Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Day, held in October, was too new for Hallmark to make a card for the occasion. But at the Energy Department's National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL), the day was cause for celebration. NREL marked the day with the dedication of a new hydrogen fueling station, the first on...

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