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Hydrogen Refrigerated Semi-Trailer Project ROAD Wins at Hydrogen Competition

By | News, Research News | No Comments February 2, 2019

CHEREAU has been awarded the Prix des Transport des Terres Générales 2019 Hydrogen Trophies.

This prize was an opportunity for CHEREAU to discover the collaborative project ROAD, the first hydrogen refrigerated semi-trailer. ROAD is a new generation of refrigeration bodies that are more efficient and more environmentally friendly, thanks to various new technologies.

Researchers Fine Tune New Approach to Improve Catalysts for Hydrogen Evolution Reaction

By | News, Research News | No Comments January 25, 2019

An international collaboration between researchers in Spain and Scotland has resulted in a new approach to improve the catalysts needed to carry out the Hydrogen Evolution Reaction (HER). The reaction, in which water is transformed into hydrogen and oxygen, is a promising alternative to humanity’s dependency on fossil fuels to satisfy energy requirements.

Argonne Scientists Maximize the Effectiveness of Platinum in Fuel Cells

By | News, Research News | No Comments December 15, 2018

By: Jared Sagoff

In the journal Science, Argonne chemists have identified a new catalyst that maximizes the effectiveness of platinum.

Platinum is a precious metal more rare than silver or gold. Renowned in the fuel cell community for its effectiveness in converting hydrogen and oxygen into water and electricity, platinum offers unrivaled activity and stability for electrochemical reactions.