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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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Researchers attempt to reduce cost of fuel-cell vehicles
author FuelCellsWorks, September 15, 2015

Ryan Brigden-The Tartan In the race to put zero-emission vehicles on the road, plug-in electric cars have dramatically increased in popularity in recent years. Tesla Motors, along with other manufacturers, has already found success in bringing their “green” vehicles into the automotive market. Trailing behind plug-in electric cars, however, is an alternative class of vehicle...

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h2e Power Systems commissions India’s first solid oxide fuel cell system by Fraunhofer IKTS
author FuelCellsWorks, September 14, 2015

With the delivery of the high-temperature fuel cell system (SOFC), developed at Fraunhofer IKTS, to h2e Power Systems Pvt. Ltd. (a subsidiary of h2e Power Systems Inc., USA) in Pune, India and its commissioning, the project partners advance towards the joint aim of a cost-efficient, environmentally friendly, reliable and decentralized energy solution, which will enable...

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New fuel cell system produces grid electricity from natural gas
author FuelCellsWorks, September 14, 2015

VTT, the Technical Research Centre of Finland, is currently field testing a prototype large-scale solid oxide fuel cell (SOFC) that the organization hopes will provide efficient, cheap grid power from natural gas and biogas. The VTT system is unique in that it uses a single 10 kW planar SOFC stack to produce a year’s worth...

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author FuelCellsWorks, September 14, 2015

The California Energy Commission (CEC) has approved a $3 million grant under its Alternative and Renewable Fuel and Vehicle Technology Program (ARFVTP). The commission has awarded the grant to CALSTART Inc., a clean-transportation nonprofit with more than 150 member companies, to build and demonstrate four fuel cell shuttle buses. The CEC says the demonstration will occur in...

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author FuelCellsWorks, September 14, 2015

SEOUL, Sept. 14 (Yonhap) — Hyundai Motor Co., South Korea’s top automaker, said Monday that it has succeeded in localizing the production of a key fuel cell part, which it expects will reduce the overall cost in making fuel cell electric vehicles (FCEVs) down the road. Hyundai Motor has been dependent entirely upon imports for...

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author FuelCellsWorks, September 11, 2015

LATHAM, N.Y. – Plug Power Inc. (NASDAQ:PLUG), a leader in providing clean, reliable energy solutions, celebrates that its ReliOn integrated OSP solution has won first place in the Wireless Access Network (WAN) division at the CTIA’s annual Emerging Technology (E-Tech) Awards. The results were announced during the CTIA Super Mobility event in Las Vegas, NV on...

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author FuelCellsWorks, September 11, 2015

TOKYO – Aqua Power Systems Inc. (OTCQB: APSI) (”Aqua Power” or the “Company”) announced today that it is launching a new corporate online store. The new online store at www.aquapowersystems.com/store will enable potential customers to browse and purchase Aqua Power Systems’ products. The first products for international launch are the Company’s two “Coleman-style” lanterns that have been available in Japan since...

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