One of SARTA’s distinctive hydrogen fuel cell-powered buses will embark on the second leg of what is about to become the International Borrow a Bus tour on Wednesday, May 15. The bus will be trailered to Naperville, IL where it will be displayed at the Green Drives Conference and Expo before departing for appearances in Portland, Oregon, Seattle, Washington, and Vancouver, Canada before heading home to Canton.
PV3 Technologies Secures Funding Support from European Regional Development Fund, via Aerospace Cornwall
PV3 Technologies has received support for its innovation project to develop advanced coatings for use in lightweight fuel cells of the type used in long range UAV’s. Project ‘Fly’ will focus on innovations that will increase the range of fuel cell-powered UAVs, and the manufacturing technology required to deliver the innovation at large scale.
Over the next few years, the Duisburg-based institute ZBT is investing more than € 5 million in the “HyTechLab4NRW – Integrated Laboratory for Hydrogen Technology in North Rhine-Westphalia”. This substantial expansion of the ZBT in the field of laboratory and measuring technology is made possible by the funding competition “Research Infrastructures” of the Operational Program of North Rhine-Westphalia for the promotion of investment in growth and employment from the European Regional Development Fund.
Acquisition Marks Iwatani’s Entry into U.S. Market
SANTA CLARA, California and OSAKA, Japan–Iwatani Corporation of America, a wholly owned subsidiary of Iwatani Corporation (8088: Tokyo Stock Exchange) announced on May 13 that it has recently acquired four hydrogen-refueling stations in California from Messer (formerly Linde, LLC). The stations are Open Retail Stations providing hydrogen fuel to consumers in support of rapidly growing demand for zero-emission fuel cell electric vehicles (FCEVs).
Bosch fuel cell to need same amount of platinum as in diesel car
New Toyota Mirai to cut platinum by two thirds-consultant
Wide uptake of fuel cells may balance losses from diesel
LONDON, (Reuters) – Global automotive supplier Bosch expects platinum to play only a minor role in its new fuel cells, giving precious metal markets scant benefit even as the technology gains momentum for pollution-free transport.
According to Reuters calculations, Bosch would only need a tenth of the platinum used in current fuel cell vehicles.
Increases the Company’s generation portfolio to 26.1 megawatts
Fuel cell park is one of the largest producers of renewable energy credits in CT
Financing provided by Liberty Bank, Fifth Third Bank and the Connecticut Green Bank
DANBURY, Conn.— FuelCell Energy, Inc. (Nasdaq: FCEL), a global leader in delivering clean, innovative and affordable fuel cell solutions for the supply, recovery and storage of energy, today announced that it has closed on the acquisition of the 14.9 megawatt fuel cell park in Bridgeport, CT with Dominion Energy.
Ballard Power Systems supplies fuel cell stacks for Picea(R) system
Important step towards scaling up production and commercial roll-out
Berlin, Germany, and Vancouver, Canada – HPS Home Power Solutions GmbH (HPS), the Berlin-based energy solutions provider for single-family homes which fulfils the need for energy independence, and Ballard Power Systems, Inc. (“Ballard”; NASDAQ: BLDP; TSX: BLDP), a leading global provider of innovative clean energy solutions, today announced a multi-year agreement under which Ballard will supply FCgen(R)-1020ACS air-cooled fuel cell stacks to Home Power Solutions to power its Picea(R) system.
“PALINGENESIS, TRIBUTE TO NOTRE-DAME”
A GOTHIC & BIOMIMETIC FOREST FOR THE CATHEDRAL
On April 15, 2019, Notre-Dame cathedral, which has been keeping watch on Christian and Western culture since the beginning of its construction eight centuries ago, nearly saw its end in the historic fire that devoured its roofs as we watched on in disbelief. Reflecting the all-spiritual splendor of our material and sacred heritage, this sublime lady has undoubtedly reminded us of the frailty of our life and our civilization.