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University hits the hydrogen highway
author FuelCellsWorks, September 21, 2016

By Katie Beck--One of the most exciting developments in alternative fuel technology will be publicly put through its paces as part of the MPG Marathon, which takes place next month. A Hydrogen fuel cell-powered Hyundai iX35 will enter the UK’s premier eco-driving challenge by a team from the University of Birmingham, Lex Autolease and Fuel Cell...

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HyER member Aberdeen City Council wins two major awards for hydrogen activities
author FuelCellsWorks, September 21, 2016

HyER member Aberdeen City Council has won two LowCVP (Low Carbon Vehicle Partnership) Awards in Milton Keynes (United Kingdom) last Wednesday 13th of September. The Aberdeen Bus Project, which deployed the biggest fuel cell bus fleet in Europe and delivered the UK’s largest hydrogen production and bus refuelling station, won the Low Carbon Road Transport Initiative of the...

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Ballard Hosts Osaka Governor Matsui During His Trade Mission to Canada
author FuelCellsWorks, September 21, 2016

VANCOUVER, CANADA – On September 16th Ballard Power Systems (NASDAQ: BLDP; TSX: BLD) hosted the Governor of Osaka, Japan, Mr. Ichiro Matsui and his delegation at the company’s headquarters facility during the Governor’s trade mission to Canada. Governor Matsui is interested in furthering the use of clean energy technologies, including fuel cells, within the Osaka...

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Alstom unveils its zero-emission hydrogen fuel cell powered train Coradia iLint at InnoTrans
author FuelCellsWorks, September 20, 2016

Berlin--Alstom has today presented its zero-emission train at InnoTrans, the railway industry’s largest trade fair, which takes place in Berlin from 20 to 23 September 2016.  Despite numerous electrification projects in several countries, a significant part of Europe’s rail network will remain non-electrified in the long term. In many countries, the number of diesel trains...

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Europe’s first megawatt industrial fuel cell power plant officially in operation
author FuelCellsWorks, September 20, 2016

Virtually emissions-free: an innovative decentralised solution provides FRIATEC AG in Mannheim with clean energy Energy history in the making in Mannheim: The first European fuel cell of megawatt size is now operating there. Contrary to conventional power plants, this energy solution delivers heat and electricity virtually absent of pollutants, making it a milestone for the...

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ENGIE Joins Michelin in Investing in Symbio FCell to Accelerate the Development of Hydrogen Mobility
author FuelCellsWorks, September 20, 2016

Symbio FCell has conducted a new round of fundraising and brought ENGIE into the ranks of its investors  Paris, Ile-de-France, France--Symbio FCell, a pioneering company in fuel cell technology and inventors of the first range extender for hybrid (combined electricity and hydrogen) vehicles, has conducted a new round of fundraising and brought ENGIE into the...

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Atrex Energy Receives CSA Approval of Its Clean and Economical Remote Power Generators using Solide Oxide Fuel Cell Technology
author FuelCellsWorks, September 20, 2016

WALPOLE, Mass.--Atrex Energy, Inc., a leading innovator in advanced, clean, small power generators, announced today it received the first-ever certification from the Canadian Standards Association (CSA) under its new FC-1 Standard for its high efficiency and fuel flexible ARP units providing power in a range from 500 to 4500 watts. CSA certification is a widely...

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Proton Motor hits the road to show off fuel cell systems in Berlin
author FuelCellsWorks, September 20, 2016

Today we’re hitting the road, leaving our base in Puchheim and heading to Berlin. The reason? We’re showing off one of our new products at the prestigious InnoTrans fair in Berlin, at the booth of our co-operation partner DB Bahnbau Gruppe. The exhibition is a global trade fair for innovations transport technology, which attracted 133,595 visitors from...

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PowerCell gets order and signs a memorandum of understanding with a Chinese company specialized in fuel cell applications for commercial light-duty trucks
author FuelCellsWorks, September 19, 2016

for development of Range Extenders with methanol reformer for fuel cell systems based on PowerCell S2, suitable for commercial light-duty electrified vehicles on the evolving Chinese market Gothenburg, Sweden--The Nordic leading fuel cell company PowerCell Sweden AB (publ) has received an order and signed a Memorandum of Understanding with a Chinese company focusing on green...

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Danish parliament welcomes hydrogen technology
author FuelCellsWorks, September 19, 2016

HyFive--On the 14th of September key stakeholders of the hydrogen transport industry will take on the national Danish parliament at the Annual Hydrogen Transport Day 2016 organised by the Danish Partnership for Hydrogen and Fuel Cells. The conference On September 14th the most important event focussed on hydrogen transport in Denmark will be launched. The leading...

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