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Business Mobility Provider Alphabet Germany Builds Fuel Cell Fleet
author FuelCellsWorks, November 16, 2017

Business mobility provider brings 30 subsidized fuel cell vehicles to German roads Unterschleißheim - Alphabet Deutschland continues to expand its offering for alternative-drive vehicles: The business mobility provider is launching a fleet of fuel cell electric vehicles (FCEV). The 30 Toyota Mirai vehicles will be used in the fleets of several major customers from the end...

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Breakthrough Ceramic Membrane Technology Makes Hydrogen Infrastructure for Fuel Cell Electric Vehicles a Practical Reality
author FuelCellsWorks, November 16, 2017

New CoorsTek Membrane Sciences research shows how ceramic membrane technology enables compact hydrogen generators for anyone with access to natural gas to easily and inexpensively fuel a hydrogen vehicle at home GOLDEN, Colo.-- CoorsTek, the world's leading engineered ceramics manufacturer, today announced that a team of scientists from CoorsTek Membrane Sciences, the University of Oslo (Norway) and the...

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VUB is a Key Partner to Bring Energy Independence to Remote Communities in North-West Europe through Renewable Hydrogen Plants
author FuelCellsWorks, November 16, 2017

The research group BURN is in charge of the optimal conversion of low carbon hydrogen The comBUstion and Robust optimizatioN (BURN) group plays a leading role in the €9.39 million GenComm project, funded by Interreg North-West Europe. The research group is in charge of the optimal development of renewable hydrogen and exploring the spectrum of its uses within...

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Down and Dirty: Cleaning Okinawan Pig Farm Wastewater with Microbial Fuel Cells
author FuelCellsWorks, November 16, 2017

OIST scientists enhance productivity of green technology used to treat wastewater. One of the greatest threats to the environment today is wastewater left over from production activities. Agricultural practices, such as pig farming, produce a large amount of wastewater containing organic contaminants, malodorous gases, and other substances that are damaging to the water supply. Usual...

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Nikola Motor Company Chooses Nel As The Sole Equipment Supplier To Create The Largest Hydrogen Network In The World Covering Over 2,000 Miles And 16 Stations
author FuelCellsWorks, November 15, 2017

SALT LAKE CITY, Nov. 15, 2017 -- Nikola Motor Company has chosen Nel ASA as the sole equipment supplier to create the largest hydrogen network in the world that will cover over 2,000 miles and include 16 stations. Nikola has already kicked off two of the 16 stations and 14 more will follow immediately after installation....

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Nel ASA: Enters into exclusive partnership with Nikola – Awarded initial purchase order for two demo hydrogen stations
author FuelCellsWorks, November 15, 2017

Oslo, 15 November 2017-- Nel ASA (Nel, OSE:NEL) has received a purchase order from Nikola Motor Company (Nikola Motor) for two demo refueling stations to provide hydrogen to Nikola’s fleet of prototype hydrogen trucks. The purchase order is the initial part of an exclusive partnership aiming at developing low-cost renewable hydrogen production and fueling sites...

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Dubai South and AAQIUS of Switzerland Sign MOU on STOR-Hs Innovative Hydrogen Storage Technology
author FuelCellsWorks, November 15, 2017

Al Zaffin: The MoU sets the foundation for a plan to create smart solutions for reducing the carbon footprint of transportation and mobility, in line with Dubai's vision to explore smart, sustainable and environmentally friendly technologies in line with the Dubai 2021 plan. Vice President of Research and Innovation at AAQIUS: STOR-H's innovative hydrogen storage...

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Ecolectro Receives NYSERDA Award To Develop Next Generation Alkaline Exchange Polymers for Hydrogen Electrolyzers and Fuel Cells
author FuelCellsWorks, November 15, 2017

ITHACA, N.Y.  -- Founded in June 2015, Ecolectro, Inc. has a mission is to make renewable energy technologies competitive with fossil fuel based alternatives. To this end, Ecolectro, a chemical company, is developing and manufacturing alkaline exchange polymers which are components of various clean energy technologies. These polymers make the production of clean energy more...

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Britain’s hardest-working Toyota fuel cell car Mirai marks 50,000 clean and reliable miles
author FuelCellsWorks, November 15, 2017

In its two years on the road, the hydrogen-electric Toyota Mirai run by private hire company Green Tomato Cars has passed its first 50,000 miles with zero problems and zero harmful emissions. In fact, the only by-product from Mirai’s on-board electric power generation system has been pure water – around 7,470 litres, or enough to fill more than 93 domestic...

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Available NOW:Funding for Additional Hydrogen Refuelling Stations Under NIP
author FuelCellsWorks, November 15, 2017

NOW--As of now the National Innovation Programme for Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Technology (NIP) is funding the construction of publicly accessible hydrogen refuelling stations in road transport. The funding amounts to 60 per cent of the refuelling station’s investment costs and can include the building of an electrolyser for the generation of green hydrogen. Funding...

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