fuel cell News

  • The future of fuel cell technology - Investing in Fuel Cells

    James Wilde, Director, Innovation and Policy, discusses the future of fuel cell technology. The Carbon Trust has identified that UK breakthroughs in polymer fuel cells could make fuel cell cars cost competitive with combustion engine cars - doubling the number of fuel cell ...


    By Carbon Trust

  • Fuel cells for portable electronics

    MTI Micro, a company which develops and manufactures power sources for portable electronics, is getting ready to release long lasting methanol-filled fuel cell batteries to the market. The technology is expected to replace batteries and charger packs from mobile, personal electronics making them complete, stand alone devices. MTI Micro has developed a patented, miniaturized proprietary direct ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Analyzing Water Fuel Cells

    Analyzing Water Fuel Cells  The race for developing a long term solution to increasing usage of fossil fuels in the automotive sector and the rising effect of greenhouse gases has a new participant Fuel Cell Technology. The advent of Fuel Cells though yet to achieve mass commercial successes has ...


  • Fuel cells `need investment`

    An environmental group and news provider has said that fuel cell technology has 'massive potential' for the development of green fleets in the future. TheGreenCarWebsite.co.uk explained that there are some drawbacks to the technology but these are being worked on. High costs of development and the lack of appropriate infrastructure for hydrogen refuelling were cited as two 'stumbling block[s]', ...


    By Energy Saving Trust

  • Fuel Cell Industry Applications

    Bharatbook added a new report on 'Fuel Cell Industry Analysis' which gives a comprehensive overview of the fuel cell industry worldwide. By RNCOS.  Fuel Cell Industry Analysis  The global fuel cell market has been witnessing outstanding growth and expansion both in terms of shipments and installations of the fuel cell powered products. The growth in the adoption of fuel cell ...


  • Improvements in fuel cell design

    Researchers in the renewable energy sector are working hard in this respect. In this context, researchers in the UPV/EHU’s Department of Applied Chemistry are exploring possible solutions to improve the efficiency of mobile devices like, for example, mobile phones, laptop computers and vehicles. In other words, they are designing new ways of obtaining energy in a cleaner, safer and more ...

  • Fuel cells for powering homes

    One of the applications that fuel cells may have is the supplying of homes with electrical power. When considering applications of this type that call for greater power, a research group in the UPV/EHU’s department of Mineralogy and Petrology has studied the use of one type of material, perovskites, for the design of these cells. Fuel cells are similar to batteries, but they differ from ...

  • Fuel cells at sea

    Fuel cells may be the key to cleaning up the marine shipping industry according to Michiel Wijsmuller, managing Director of Worldwise Marine Engineering (WWM). Using fuel cells could significantly reduce carbon dioxide, sulphur oxides and nitrogen oxides produced by marine vessels. Seagoing vessels are currently responsible for an estimated 14% of emissions of nitrogen oxides according ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Analyzing Micro Fuel Cells

    Analyzing Micro Fuel Cells  Micro Fuel Cells Market  The race for developing a long term solution to increasing usage of fossil fuels in the automotive sector and the rising ...


  • Fuel Cells Etc to Distribute Pearl Hydrogen Fuel Cells

    FuelCellsEtc announced today that it has signed a supply and distribution agreement with Pearl Hydrogen Technology Co., Ltd covering hydrogen air fuel cells.  The agreement gives FuelCellsEtc non-exclusive rights to sell Pearl Hydrogen Technology’s hydrogen air fuel cells on a global ...


    By Fuel Cells Etc

  • Residential Fuel Cells Around the Corner

    WESTWOOD, Massachusetts (ENS) - Acumentrics Corporation, a developer of solid oxide fuel cells, has submitted a five kilowatt fuel cell generator that could supply power to a home to federal government authorities for evaluation. The solid oxide fuel cell generator will be evaluated by the National Institute of Standards and Technology, NIST, part of the U.S. Department of ...

  • Fuel Cell Today publishes The Fuel Cell Industry Review 2012

    ANNUAL FUEL CELL SHIPMENTS TO TRIPLE BETWEEN 2011 & 2012, SURPASSING 78,000 UNITS; ANNUAL MEGAWATTS EXPECTED TO INCREASE 61%, REACHING 176 MW IN 2012 Fuel Cell Today has released its latest free annual review of the fuel cell industry, reporting continued growth through 2011 and its expectations for further growth in 2012. The Fuel Cell Industry Review 2012 reports that annual fuel cell ...


    By Fuel Cell Today

  • Hydrogen fuel cell locomotive in development

    An experimental hydrogen fuel cell switch locomotive is under development by two cooperating companies - BNSF Railway and Vehicle Projects. Field testing is scheduled to start later this year. The fuel cell locomotive has the potential to reduce air pollution, is not dependent on oil for fuel, and could serve as a mobile backup power source for military and civilian disaster relief efforts. ...

  • Fuel Cells Annual Report 2012

    The global fuel cell industry is growing at a rapid pace, having posted a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 83% during the period from 2009 to 2011. However, the industry is still small, particularly compared to some of its other counterparts in the clean energy arena such as solar and wind. And the fuel cell industry still suffers from a pattern of expansion and contraction. During 2011, for ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Bringing Fuel Cell Technology to the Home

    Ballard Power Systems has announced signing of an agreement with Anglo American Platinum Limited under which Anglo American Platinum will invest $4 million in Ballard through its PGM Development Fund, to support continued commercial advancement of the Company's fuel cell products in target market ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Why I’m backing Fuel Cells

    Viewpoint from Dr Robert Trezona Technology Director at the Carbon Trust In my role at the Carbon Trust, I have been working for a number of years to accelerate hydrogen powered fuel-cell electric vehicles to market. Our analyses suggest that this less fashionable technology is likely to make the largest ultimate contribution to reducing carbon and other emissions from road ...


    By Carbon Trust

  • Hydrogen Fuels Cells Market to 2020

    The Hydrogen Fuel Cells report gives an overview of the global hydrogen fuel cells market and the key factors impacting the market. The total number of hydrogen fuel cell installations and their forecast is included. The market size of fuel cell two wheelers, light duty fuel cell vehicles and fuel cell buses is given along with the market shares of major players. The major countries covered in ...


  • Fuel Cell Market Research and Developments

    Fuel Cell Market Outlook 2017    Fuel cells are an extremely resourceful technology with systems ranging from single watts up to megawatts. This created demand for this technology in various application areas including military, electronic devices, transportation, traffic signaling, security and remote monitoring etc. In addition, declining prices for fuel cells and advanced research ...


  • GM, Honda to collaborate on fuel cell vehicles

    General Motors Co. and Honda Motor Co. are joining forces to develop hydrogen fuel cell vehicles. The two companies said Tuesday they plan to develop new hydrogen storage and fuel cell technologies by 2020. They will also push for more hydrogen fueling stations. Fuel cell vehicles have electric motors that are powered by a chemical reaction between hydrogen and oxygen. The only byproducts are ...


    By Associated Press

  • China introduces fuel cell light-rail train

    Recently, the China North Vehicle Yongji Electric Motor Corporation (YEMC) and the Southwest Jiaotong University jointly launched China’s first new energy fuel cell light-rail train. The country’s first new-energy fuel cell light-rail locomotive utilises hydrogen and a YEMC-developed permanent-magnet synchronous motor and frequency converter as its main source of power, reports ...


Need help finding the right suppliers? Try XPRT Sourcing. Let the XPRTs do the work for you