In his recent speech the Bulgarian Deputy Transport Minister said that the first hydrogen bus will be deployed in Bulgaria in May of this year. Popov explained that work is under way to change the legislation to start construction of hydrogen charging stations on the main motorways.
Members of the hydrogen study group, co-chaired by Michel Delpon, recently heard from companies and officials interested in hydrogen energy for France.
On Monday, April 1st 2019 the Saanich Council held a council meeting and approved the plan to bring the first hydrogen fueling station to Vancouver Island. The station is planned to be on the corner of Quadra Street and McKenzie Avenue.
GEN-I sets-up first B2B solar power plant in Slovenia at Steklarna Hrastnik
The first B2B solar power plant in Slovenia has been operationalized at Steklarna Hrastnik. GEN-I set-up the power plant in the scope of its partnership with Razvojni center Novi materiali (RCeNeM). Steklarna Hrastnik will use the electricity generated in the production of hydrogen.
Fuel Cell Vehicle Meets New Hydrogen Fuel Vehicle Standards
IWATA—Yamaha Motor Co., Ltd. (Tokyo: 7272) announced today that testing on public roads of YG-M FC prototype fuel cell vehicle will begin on April 18. Aiming to deliver a seamless vehicle sharing service, the trial will take place on a city-center course in Wajima City, Ishikawa Prefecture, including scheduled routes as part of the city’s “WA-MO” new transport system.
Mitsui & Co., Ltd. (“Mitsui”, Head Office: Tokyo, President and CEO: Tatsuo Yasunaga) will begin a business collaboration with FirstElement Fuel, Inc. (FEF), the largest hydrogen station developer and operator in California, U.S.A., aimed at the development and maintenance of competitive hydrogen stations, expansion of FEF’s network into other regions, and the enhancement of hydrogen infrastructure.
UNSW Sydney Developing Australia’s First Large-Scale Hybrid Energy Storage System – Using Batteries and Hydrogen Fuel CellsApril 5, 2019 | 3 min read April 5, 2019 | 3 min read
UNSW Sydney is pursuing new partnerships to realise the potential of smart cities and hybrid energy storage systems to power them.
PowerCell has been informed that Nikola Motors does not plan to use PowerCell’s fuel cell stacks in their trucks once they start the serial production.
The reason is that PowerCell could not accept Nikola’s terms for a continued cooperation.
Salzgitter AG and Tenova Sign a Letter of Intent for the SALCOS Project: Low-CO2 Hydrogen-Based Steel ProductionApril 4, 2019 | 3 min read April 4, 2019 | 3 min read
Hanover Salzgitter AG and Tenova officially announced another concrete step towards forward-looking, climate-friendly steel production at the Hannover Messe. By signing a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU), the two companies confirm their partnership in the realization of SALCOS (Low Carbon Steelmaking).