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author FuelCellsWorks, September 09, 2015

Updates to the H2 Refuel H-Prize guidelines are now available on the H-Prize website. The $1 million H2 Refuel H-Prize, launched in October 2014, challenges America’s engineers and entrepreneurs to develop systems for small-scale hydrogen fueling. The guidelines, posted in the Federal Register, have been updated with clarifications, corrections, and additional information, including an alternative scoring process...

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author FuelCellsWorks, September 08, 2015

MUNICH–SFC Energy AG, leading provider of hybrid power solutions to the stationary and mobile power generation markets, announces the signing of a new partner agreement with Toyota Tsusho Corporation: In the context of the agreement Toyota Tsusho will become an official representative of SFC in Japan. A first order of EFOY Pro fuel cells has...

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author FuelCellsWorks, September 08, 2015

The consortium Green Methanol Infrastructure is ready to open the first methanol refueling station in Europe. The consortium is a cooperation between Danish petrol company OK a.m.b.a., Hamag and Serenergy. The refueling station will be located in Aalborg, Denmark and will open 26 August. The refueling station with address on Hobrovej in Aalborg will open...

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Toyota welcomes the groundbreaking Mirai to Australian shores
author FuelCellsWorks, September 08, 2015

Toyota’s first commercially available fuel cell vehicle, the Mirai, will be on show for the first time in Australia at the 6th World Hydrogen Technologies Convention in Sydney in early October. This will be the first time a right-hand drive fuel cell vehicle is in Australia and it will give the public a taste of...

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Toshiba:Public and Private Sectors Work Together to Test Renewable CO2-free Hydrogen Supply Chain
author FuelCellsWorks, September 08, 2015

According to the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, nearly 25 gigatons of CO2—over half of the world’s greenhouse gas emissions—come from the use of fossil fuels in electricity and heat generation, industry, and transportation*. Realizing the importance of taking on this challenge by establishing carbon-neutral supply chains across different sectors (from power generation to vehicle...

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author FuelCellsWorks, September 08, 2015

TOKYO — Aqua Power Systems Inc. (OTCQB:APSI) (”Aqua Power” or the “Company”) today provided this update from Tadashi Ishikawa, President of Aqua Power Systems Inc. and developer of the Company’s Realistic Magnesium Air Fuel System technology (”RMAF”). Tadashi Ishikawa commented, “Aqua Power’s RMAF fuel cells can be refueled a virtually unlimited number of times using our...

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Artificial Leaf Harnesses Sunlight for Efficient Hydrogen Fuel Production
author FuelCellsWorks, September 04, 2015

Generating and storing renewable energy, such as solar or wind power, is a key barrier to a clean-energy economy. When the Joint Center for Artificial Photosynthesis (JCAP) was established at Caltech and its partnering institutions in 2010, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Energy Innovation Hub had one main goal: a cost-effective method of producing...

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Kawasaki Heavy fighting for place in ‘hydrogen economy’
author FuelCellsWorks, September 04, 2015

YOKO SHOJI and HISASHI IWATO, Nikkei staff writers TOKYO — Kawasaki Heavy Industries is working to create a supply chain for liquefied hydrogen, a fuel it sees as a major new energy source. The key to its success lies in developing a network of allies that can demonstrate the viability of the “hydrogen economy.” The Japanese...

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author FuelCellsWorks, September 04, 2015

The Yomiuri Shimbun–The tailpipe of the car was producing not dark exhaust gas, but the constant drip-drop of clear water. “Is this water drinkable?” a homemaker in her late 60s asked, putting her hand in front of the car’s drain pipe during a test-drive event for Toyota Motor Corp.’s hydrogen-powered Mirai model. The woman and...

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Air Products South Africa Launches Ground Breaking Hydrogen Fuel Cell Project
author FuelCellsWorks, September 03, 2015

Air Products South Africa has partnered with the Department of Science and Technology (DST), the City of Johannesburg and Clean Energy Investments in launching a ground-breaking hydrogen fuel cell pilot project. The project saw the commissioning of a fuel cell installation at the Windsor East Clinic in Randburg to provide backup power during periods of...

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