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Hydrogen Mobility Europe: Europe Prepares to Expand Hydrogen Refuelling Infrastructure Network and Vehicle Fleet
author FuelCellsWorks, June 14, 2016

An ambitious multi-country, multi-partner project will demonstrate that hydrogen can support Europe’s future transport demands BRUSSELS--Today sees the launch of a second pan-European deployment of hydrogen refuelling infrastructure, and passenger and commercial fuel cell electric vehicles. The six-year H2ME 2 project brings together 37 partners from across Europe. It will include the deployment and operation...

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ITM Power Announces a €35m H2ME2 European Hydrogen Refuelling Station deployment
author FuelCellsWorks, June 14, 2016

Deployment of 1,195 hydrogen vehicles, trebling the existing European fleet Europe prepares to expand hydrogen refuelling infrastructure network and vehicle fleet An ambitious multi-country, multi-partner project will demonstrate that hydrogen can support Europe’s future transport demands      BRUSSELS--ITM Power (AIM: ITM), the energy storage and clean fuel company, is pleased to announce a €35m...

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SFC Energy receives largest Asian single order for EFOY PRO fuel cells from Singapore sales & marketing partner Innoverde
author FuelCellsWorks, June 14, 2016

Brunnthal/Munich, Germany--SFC Energy, a leading provider of hybrid power solutions to the stationary and mobile power generation markets, announces the receipt of a major order by its Singapore sales & marketing partner Innoverde Pte. Innoverde serving prime customer Oneberry Technologies in Singapore will procure several hundred units of EFOY PRO 2400 over the next 24...

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Nissan announces development of the world’s first Solid Oxide Fuel Cell (SOFC)-powered vehicle system that runs on bio-ethanol electric power
author FuelCellsWorks, June 14, 2016

YOKOHAMA, Japan – Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. announced today that it is currently researching and developing a Solid Oxide Fuel-Cell (SOFC)-powered system that runs on bio-ethanol electric power. The new system— a world first for automotive use—features an e-Bio Fuel-Cell with an SOFC power generator. SOFC is a fuel cell utilizing the reaction of multiple fuels,...

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Hydrogen Dual-fuel Bin Lorries are a World First
author FuelCellsWorks, June 14, 2016

Liverpool, UK – ULEMCo, the company championing the use of ultra-low emission hydrogen fuelled vehicles, has delivered the world’s first hydrogen dual-fuel bin lorries to Fife Council in Scotland. The lorries are converted to run on dual hydrogen / diesel fuels, and will deliver reduced carbon emissions as well as improving air quality for the local...

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Thüga Group: Power-to-Hydrogen Gas technology performance update
author FuelCellsWorks, June 13, 2016

ITM Power (AIM: ITM), the energy storage and clean fuel company, is pleased to draw attention to the announcement made by the Thüga group in Germany regarding the operational performance of the ITM Power Power-to-Gas plant purchased by them two years ago. A full translation of the press release is provided below, the key points...

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Efficient hydrogen production made easy
author FuelCellsWorks, June 13, 2016

LOS ALAMOS, N.M.--In the 2015 movie "The Martian," stranded astronaut Matt Damon turns to the chemistry of rocket fuel, hydrazine and hydrogen, to create lifesaving water and nearly blows himself up. But if you turn the process around and get the hydrazine to help, you create hydrogen from water by changing conductivity in a semiconductor,...

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UC Irvine Medical Center’s Fuel Cell Now in Operation
author FuelCellsWorks, June 13, 2016

The UC Irvine Medical Center's high-temperature fuel cell and absorption chiller (HTFC/AC) system has been commissioned and is now generating about 30% of the facility's power needs and supplying 200 refrigeration tons of cooling (800 kW). This Fuel Cell Energy molten carbonate unit is designed to operate as a base load electricity provider with the...

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Mercedes-Benz to Start Selling Plug-in Fuel Cell SUV Next Year
author FuelCellsWorks, June 13, 2016

Daimler to spend $7.9 million on green technology through 2017 Carmakers will probably cooperate on fuel cell development Bloomberg--Mercedes-Benz will start selling a fuel-cell electric version of its GLC sport utility vehicle next year, an effort to broaden the appeal of the technology with the first publicly available battery that can be charged both with hydrogen...

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Fuel Cells and Hydrogen Joint Undertaking Projuec HPEM2GAS to Reduce Costs of Electrolyser for Grid Support
author FuelCellsWorks, June 13, 2016

As more renewables are being integrated to the grid, the next generation water electrolysers must achieve better dynamic behaviour to provide superior grid-balancing services. FCH JU recently signed a Grant Agreement for project HPEM2GAS which will develop a low cost PEM electrolyser optimised for grid management. Reduced costs will be achieved by incorporating smarter Balance...

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