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  • 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 ...


  • 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 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

  • Environmentally friendly aircraft: hydrogen fuel cells for airplanes

    Fuel cells can already be used to power motor vehicles, but what about a commercial airliner? Fuel cell powered airplanes may be nearer than you think. The first manned flight powered by a hydrogen fuel cell was flown in March 2008. A recent study explains how this energy source can be used in small aircrafts, potentially reducing greenhouse gas emissions in aviation. Hydrogen fuel cells are ...

  • Hydrogen-powered Fuel Cell Flies ScanEagle

    Insitu Inc. announced today that its ScanEagle unmanned aircraft system (UAS) successfully completed its first hydrogen-powered fuel cell flight during a two-and-a-half-hour flight test. The hydrogen-powered fuel cell solution was implemented as a modular upgrade to the runway-independent, expeditionary Group 2 ScanEagle UAS. The collaboration between Insitu, Naval Research Laboratory (NRL) and ...


    By InSitu d.o.o.

  • HyFive pioneers hydrogen fuel cell technology

    Preparing for the future. BMW, Daimler, Honda, Hyundai and Toyota, PE INTERNATIONAL, the London Mayor’s Office, hydrogen fueling companies, and others launched a $51.6 million project to develop hydrogen fuel cell-powered electric cars and refueling stations. PE will not only provide the award winning SoFi software for monitoring but will also assess Environmental and Economic aspects of ...


    By thinkstep

  • The EU fuel cells and hydrogen joint technology initiative

    The Fuel Cells and Hydrogen Joint Technology Initiative (JTI) is a public private partnership with joint funding from the Community and from industry with industry in the lead. The Fuel Cells and Hydrogen JTI was established as a Joint Undertaking by Council Regulation (EC) 521/2008[1]. It is officially launched at the First Stakeholders General Assembly in Brussels on 14-15 October 2008. The ...

  • Hydrogen and fuel cells 2009 - call for abstracts

    The Technical Program Committee for Hydrogen & Fuel Cells 2009: International Conference & Trade Show invites the submission of abstracts describing all aspects related to hydrogen and fuel cells. All accepted submissions will be scheduled as either oral or poster presentations. All abstracts will be reviewed by the Program Committee of the Hydrogen and Fuel Cells 2009 International ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Natural foods to adopt hydrogen fuel cell technology

    Complementing its culture of social responsibility and its commitment to utilizing clean energy, United Natural Foods, Inc. today announced plans to adopt hydrogen fuel cell technology to power the lift truck fleet at its Sarasota, Florida distribution center. Intended to improve efficiency, productivity and reliability, 65 GenDrive™ fuel cell powered lift trucks will be mobilized at the Sarasota ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • GBP 7.2m for Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Demonstration programme

    A competition for up to £7.2 million of funding for companies to develop Hydrogen and Fuel Cell technology opens today. The competition is being funded by the Department of Energy and Climate Change and is part of measures for stimulating low carbon technologies announced in this year’s budget. Companies will be able to bid to the Technology Strategy Board, who will manage the programme, for a ...


  • Market-ready hydrogen and fuel cell technologies at Hydrogen Expo USA

    Untitled Document At this year's Hydrogen Expo USA from March 29 to April 1 in Washington, DC, attendees can witness how hydrogen and fuel cell technologies have matured. More than 50 international ...


    By Freesen & Partner GmbH

  • Linde Experts to Discuss Hydrogen Fueling Successes at Fuel Cell Summit

    Three Linde North America alternative fuels experts will be featured speakers at the one-day ...


    By Linde Group

  • 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 and Hydrogen Energy Association Applauds the Departments of Defense and Energy for Expanded Use of Fuel Cells at Military Bases

    The Fuel Cell and Hydrogen Energy Association (FCHEA) applauds the Department of Defense and the Department of Energy's expanded use of fuel cells at military bases, announced on Tuesday, July 19, 2011. DOD will install 18 fuel cells at eight military bases around the country to ensure the availability of emergency and other essential services. "This is a real breakthrough," said FCHEA Chairman ...


  • New solar cell promises a ten-fold increase in hydrogen fuel output

    A solar cell that produces fuel rather than electricity. Researchers at Eindhoven University of Technology (TU/e) and FOM Foundation today present a very promising prototype of this in the journal Nature Communications. The material gallium phosphide enables their solar cell to produce the clean fuel hydrogen gas from liquid water. Processing the gallium phosphide in the form of very small ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • U.S. Department of Energy Announces $30 Million Investment in Hydrogen and Fuel Cells

    In commemoration of National Hydrogen Day, aptly chosen for the atomic weight of hydrogen (1.008), the U.S. Energy Department (DOE) released a new report showing continued momentum and growth in the fuel cell industry. The 2015 Fuel Cell Technologies Market Report shows that hydrogen and fuel cells ...


    By US Department of Energy

  • P&G Converts to Hydrogen Fuel Cell Powered Forklifts at 3 Plants

    The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) today announced that it is converting its battery-operated forklift fleets at three facilities to ones powered with hydrogen fuel cells. Fuel cells are a leading edge technology that combines hydrogen and oxygen to produce electricity efficiently without combustion, with the goal of producing fewer greenhouse gas ...


  • Energy Department Announces $35 Million to Advance Fuel Cell and Hydrogen Technologies

    The Energy Department today announced up to $35 million in available funding to advance fuel cell and hydrogen technologies, and enable early adoption of fuel cell applications, such as light duty fuel cell electric vehicles (FCEVs). This funding opportunity will accelerate American innovation in hydrogen and fuel cell technologies by supporting research and development advancements in ...


    By US Department of Energy

  • BAE Systems Delivers Hydrogen Fuel Cell Bus for SunLine Transit

    BAE Systems has delivered a zero-emissions bus for SunLine Transit, a Southern California regional transit agency, this week. Under a project aimed at leveraging improvements from previous programs to demonstrate the commercial feasibility of fuel cell technology, BAE Systems has served as the prime integrator to deliver the vehicle to SunLine Transit in an ...


    By BAE Systems Environmental

  • Hydrogen fuel cells will help reduce CO2 emissions, says WWM boss

    Using fuel cells powered by hydrogen will help the next generation of harbour tugs to cut emissions, according to Michiel Wijsmuller, managing director of WorldWise Marine Engineering (WWM). Part of the Offshore Ship Designers group, WWM is working with tug operators Ijmuiden-based Iskes and Rotterdam-based Smit to develop a 50 tonne bollard pull harbour tug that will have zero emissions when on ...

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