World-First Hydrogen Double Decker Buses to Help Tackle London’s Toxic Air

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  • The world’s first hydrogen double decker buses will be introduced on three London bus routes next year, helping tackle the capital’s air quality crisis.

Transport for London (TfL) has today ordered 20 of these green buses – which produce no pollution from their exhausts – as part of its drive to make London’s transport zero-emission. It follows the introduction of the world’s first Ultra Low Emission Zone last month.

Belgium Region of Wallon to Develop Hydrogen Fuel Infrastructure for its Public Transport

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This Thursday, May 9, 2019, the Walloon Government approved the launch for a call for candidates for the establishment of two hydrogen production and distribution stations using electricity produced in Wallonia to supply a fleet of hydrogen buses.

Government has provided recoverable advances of an estimated € 8m for the two projects as well as grants of the order of € 8.7m.

Vivarail and Arcola Announce Partnership to Develop a Hydrogen Hybrid Train in U.K.

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Vivarail, designers and manufacturers of the Class 230 trains, and hydrogen fuel cell specialists Arcola Energy today announced a long-term collaboration.

The companies share a determination to help de-carbonise the UK’s transport system.  Vivarail has already designed and run an emission-free battery train whilst Arcola lead the market in supplying power systems for efficient fuel cell electric vehicles, primarily buses, to the UK.   Working together the companies will develop a hydrogen/battery hybrid train.