NASA-Awarded Air-Cooled Hydrogen Fuel Cell System Will Achieve Up to 2,000 Watts Per Kilogram of Specific Power and Up to 1,500 Watt-Hours Per Kilogram of Energy Density; Full-Scale Versions Will Begin Shipping to Aviation and eVTOL Customers in 2022
NYK Line, Toshiba Energy Systems & Solutions Corporation, Kawasaki Heavy Industries Ltd., Nippon Kaiji Kyokai (ClassNK), and ENEOS Corporation (i.e., “the Companies”) are pleased to announce that the New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization (NEDO) has approved the Companies’ participation in a demonstration project for the commercialization of high-power Fuel Cell (FC) vessels.
Bloomberg — Tesla Inc. Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk has spent years mocking the idea of using hydrogen fuel cells rather than electric batteries to power next-generation green vehicles. “Fuel cells = fool sells,” the boss of the world’s top electric-car maker tweeted in June.
The Hyundai NEXO fuel cell electric vehicle will be voted “Alternative Car of the Year” at the GQ Car Awards 2021
The British GQ praises Hyundai “for the courageous way in a direction that so far only a few car manufacturers are going” and confirms that hydrogen “is an efficient and practical form for alternative drives”
The 100% electrically powered Hyundai NEXO is currently available on the market, with around 5 minutes of refueling time and an electric range of 666 kilometers (WLTP)