In June, the International Energy Agency confirmed what most experts already know: that the world should work harder to boost the use of pure hydrogen as an emissions-free energy source.
Catalysts accelerate chemical reactions, but the widely used metal platinum is scarce and expensive. Researchers at Eindhoven University of Technology (TU/e), together with Chinese, Singaporean and Japanese researchers, have now developed an alternative with a 20x higher activity: a catalyst with hollow nanocages of an alloy of nickel and platinum.
SEOUL — Korea Midland Power, a public energy company, has partnered with Doosan Fuel Cell, a subsidiary of South Korea’s Doosan Group, to demonstrate a power generating system that creates electricity using residual heat generated by phosphoric acid fuel cells.
Stadler and San Bernardino County Transportation Authority (SBCTA) signed the first ever contract to supply a hydrogen-powered train, to run in the United States. SBCTA awarded the contract with an option to order four more vehicles in the future. The train of the FLIRT H2 type is planned for passenger service in 2024.
Air Liquide, DLVA and ENGIE are entering into an ambitious partnership to produce green hydrogen on an industrial scaleNovember 15, 2019
Air Liquide, the Durance, Luberon, Verdon urban area (DLVA) and ENGIE are signing a cooperation agreement to develop the “HyGreen Provence” project which aims at producing, storing and distributing green hydrogen.
A test bench for high-power PEMFCs is now up and running at Liten, a CEA Tech institute. The test bench can characterize stacks up to 100 kW.
For the next 6 months Hyundai Nexo, the world’s first hydrogen fuel cell sport utility vehicle will be test drives on the streets of Montgomery.
Korea: Ansan’s First Hydrogen Production Facility will be Connected Directly to Hydrogen Refueling StationNovember 14, 2019
Ansan will build a hydrogen refueling infrastructure that connects hydrogen production facilities and hydrogen refueling stations with smart piping, rather than the existing tube trailer hydrogen supply method.
Scientists Take Giant Stride Towards Entirely Renewable Energy Using Electricity to Produce HydrogenNovember 14, 2019
Scientists from Trinity have taken a giant stride towards solving a riddle that would provide the world with entirely renewable, clean energy from which water would be the only waste product.
ISELIN, N.J. — Centrica Business Solutions, part of Centrica plc, a global energy and services company, invested in the development of a 4.99MW fuel cell facility in South Windsor, Connecticut.