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Linde AG: Linde’s hydrogen-powered bike shows new way towards electro-mobility
author FuelCellsWorks, October 14, 2015

Linde takes the idea for a hydrogen-powered e-bike to pilot series in just a few months CEO Büchele commented: "We want to contribute to the widespread commercialisation of hydrogen as a clean technology."        MUNICH--Technology company The Linde Group, a leader in the build-up of a hydrogen infrastructure for many years, is exploring...

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author FuelCellsWorks, October 14, 2015

PowerCell Sweden will establish PowerCell Germany GmbH. Mr André Martin, who is a senior fuel cell expert and former executive in the automotive and supply chain industry and Member of the Board of Directors of PowerCell Sweden, was appointed Managing Director of the company. "I am happy to announce that we are about to establish...

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author FuelCellsWorks, October 14, 2015

Toyota Motor Corp said on Wednesday it aimed to sell more than 30,000 fuel cell vehicles around or after 2020, and that it would use renewable energy and hydrogen-based production methods at its factories to completely eliminate CO2 emissions by 2050. Unveiling new environmental targets, Toyota also said it planned to sell 1.5 million hybrid...

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Hydrexia And HyGear Sign Agreement To Supply Low Cost Hydrogen In Europe
author FuelCellsWorks, October 14, 2015

BRISBANE, Australia -- Hydrexia, a global hydrogen supply company, today announced an agreement with HyGear, supplier of industrial gases and on-site generation systems, to supply hydrogen in Europe. The hydrogen will be produced by HyGear's Hy.GEN steam methane reforming (SMR) facilities located across Europe. The agreement between the two companies allows for development and supply of...

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Plug Power ReliOn Fuel cells working on the railroad
author FuelCellsWorks, October 14, 2015

Railroads safety teams are working hard to improve trackside emergency equipment and help the rail industry maintain its reputation as one of the safest modes of product shipping and travel available. One of the key issues is providing reliable back up power for those occasions when utility-provided power is down. In order to prevent unintended...

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author FuelCellsWorks, October 14, 2015

Growing Interest in Renewable Hydrogen Economies Presents Opportunity for HyperSolar Technology as an Alternative to Solar or Wind Powered Electrolyzers 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 commented on the market potential for its renewable hydrogen-producing technology within...

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Filling up with hydrogen will be possible Germany-wide in future
author FuelCellsWorks, October 13, 2015

H2 MOBILITY Deutschland becomes operative as a joint venture between six industrial partners Go-ahead for staged expansion of H2 filling stations in Germany Germany on the way to having the world’s first inter-regional H2 supply network Federal Minister of Transport Dobrindt gives prospect of further support​ Six industrial companies - Air Liquide, Daimler, Linde, OMV, Shell and Total...

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It’s solid: storing hydrogen in a new form
author FuelCellsWorks, October 13, 2015

As part of a tri-lab consortium, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory researchers will develop tools and understanding necessary for designing new solid-state materials for storing hydrogen gas. Storage of hydrogen onboard vehicles is one of the critical enabling technologies for hydrogen-fueled transportation systems that can reduce oil dependency and mitigate the long-term effects of fossil fuels...

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Single atom alloy platinum-copper catalysts cut costs, boost green technology
author FuelCellsWorks, October 13, 2015

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. - A new generation of platinum-copper catalysts that require very low concentrations of platinum in the form of individual atoms to cleanly and cheaply perform important chemical reactions is reported today by Tufts University researchers in the journal Nature Communications. Platinum is used as a catalyst in fuel cells, in automobile converters and in...

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author FuelCellsWorks, October 13, 2015

Move marks a commitment to bringing fuel cells to the mass automotive market Working group members drawn from premium OEMs, a leading fuel cell manufacturer, material and stack component suppliers VolumetriQ is a three-year programme supported by €5 million of funding from FCH JU (Fuel Cells and Hydrogen Joint Undertaking, Grant Agreement Number 671465), a...

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