Hydrogen

BMW, Norway take on the race for cleaner hydrogen

Hydrogen's automotive future is unclear right now. With plug-in cars achieving more range at lower costs, and with a lack of a robust hydrogen fueling infrastructure, it feels like battery electric vehicles are pulling out ahead of their fuel cell counterparts. Still, H2 has some momentum, and …

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Automakers are trying to get their hands on VW’s EV charging money from its Dieselgate settlement

Volkswagen recently submitted both its plans to invest $2 billion in electric vehicle infrastructure in the US as part of its court settlements with the California Air Resources Board (CARB) and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for the DieselGate scandal.<p>We reported on the main …

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Is hydrogen the new holy grail of anti-ageing?

Since the Eighties, the anti-ageing ingredient retinol (vitamin A) has been touted as the biggest boon for beauty. Yet famed dermatologist Dr Perricone believes harnessing hydrogen is a far more efficacious way to wage war on wrinkles.<p>For those who have a foggy memory of secondary school chemistry, …

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Norway races Australia to fulfill Japan's hydrogen society dream

OSLO/MELBOURNE/TOKYO (Reuters) - Norway and Australia are racing each other to show they can supply Japan with hydrogen, hoping to fulfill its ambition to become the first nation significantly fueled by the super-clean energy source.<p>While Australia has planned to derive liquid hydrogen from brown …

Energy

Haulin’ Juice: This Company Wants to Take the Tesla Approach Large Scale with Electric Semi-Trucks

From the May 2017 issue<p>Trevor Milton wants to do Elon Musk one better in the field of zero-emission transportation. With his Nikola EV semi-tractors, he hopes to disrupt the market for the largest commercial trucks on our roads, just as Tesla did for luxury sedans. His business model even borrows …

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Plunging solar, wind costs means “green” fuel exports could replace coal and gas

Plunging wind and solar costs put "hydrogen" economy at tipping point, with Australia urged to lay groundwork for opportunity to develop "green fuel" …

Energy

Toyota Starts Trial of a Hybrid Power Generation System

<b>Combining Fuel Cell Technology with Micro Gas Turbines at Motomachi Plant</b><p><b>Toyota City, Japan</b>--Toyota Motor Corporation has begun trial operations of …

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Hydrogen: AREVA H2 discloses the concept of a high-capacity production plant

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Private Sector Investment Leading Fuel Cell Surge

<b>Washington, D.C</b>.–– Growing sales are helping to bring attention to the range of benefits and markets fuel cells can serve, with high profile …

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BMW Group subsidiary Designworks collaborates with Shell to improve the customer experience in hydrogen refuelling

<i>Introduction of hydrogen dispenser concept at Hannover Fair (24 – 28 April 2017).</i><p><b>Munich</b>. BMW Group subsidiary Designworks and Shell have collaborated …

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Clean Hydrogen with CCS Can Play a Key Role in Europe’s Energy Transition

<b>Brussels</b> -- The European Zero Emissions Technology & Innovation Platform (ZEP) has today launched a new report on the “Commercial Scale Feasibility …

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UQM Technologies Receives $2.2 Million Fuel Cell Compressor System Order for China Market

• The order was placed by a major Chinese OEM for the rapidly growing automotive fuel cell market in China.<br>• Shipments are scheduled to begin in the …

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Hydrogenics Unveils 3 Megawatt PEM Electrolyzer Stack

<b>New Industry Benchmark for Electrolytic Hydrogen Generation</b><p><b>MISSISSAUGA, Ontario</b> -- Hydrogenics Corporation (NASDAQ:HYGS) (TSX:HYG) (“Hydrogenics” or …

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Stabilizing molecule could pave way for lithium-air fuel cell

Researchers show that coating the anode of a lithium-oxygen fuel cell with bromide results in more stable charging and could represent a step toward …

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Toyota And Honda Key Players In Japan’s Move To Lead in Fuel Cells and Hydrogen

Japan is counting on hydrogen and fuel cells to cut carbon emissions and oil imports – and Toyota and Honda are going along for the ride.<p>The Japanese …

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A more than 100% quantum step toward producing hydrogen fuel

Efforts to reduce our dependence on fossil fuels are advancing on various significant fronts. Such initiatives include research focused on more …

Solar Power

Haskel Taking Orders for New H-Drive Gas Booster at Hannover Messe Hydrogen, Fuel Cell and Battery Exhibition

<b>The H-Drive, a hydraulically driven gas booster, will be on display at the exhibition in late April. This gas booster delivers the performance,</b> …

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Connecticut’s Latest Microgrid and Fuel Cell Project Up and Running in Hartford

• <b>City of Hartford, Constellation and Bloom Energy Power Up Microgrid In Parkville Neighborhood</b><p>The City of Hartford, Constellation, a subsidiary of …

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In-Flight, on-Demand Hydrogen Production Could Mean “Greener” Aircraft

Technion researchers develop safe, efficient way to produce hydrogen from aluminum particles and water to meet in-flight aircraft energy …

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Methanol: The next fuel-efficient renewable energy source?

USC scientists aim to generate cells that move cars, warm houses and help produce food<p>BY Ian Chaffee-USC News<p>The fossil fuel fight goes on for USC …

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Here's Why Japanese Automakers Keep Sending Hydrogen-powered Cars to the U.S.

The United States and Canada don’t have much of a hydrogen fueling infrastructure to speak of, but Japanese automakers continue sending fuel cell …

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Ballard Power's Quest For Profitability

The fuel cell industry continues to grow its footprint.<p>Ballard breached $100m (CAD) in full year sales for the first time in 2016.<p>Clear tailwinds …

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Desperate to Sell Hydrogen Cars, Honda Piles on the Perks

I’m whirring up New York’s Hudson Valley on a steady stream of pressurized hydrogen, leaving nothing but water vapor in my wake, and I’m impressed. …

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Is Toyota's hydrogen fuel-cell fervor foolish, or foresighted? (with charts)

Toyota's staunch, unswerving support for hydrogen fuel cells has astonished and aggravated many in the electric vehicle community.<p>For some of them, …

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Is CNG Trucking's Future, or Just a Pit Stop on the way to Electric Semi-Trucks? - Oil & Gas 360

<i>CNG fueling stations are sprouting up at transit facilities and truck stops, but over-the-road electric trucks loaded with technology, creative</i> …

Transportation

Momentum Keeps Building For FuelCell

The National Coal Council met to discuss the future of the coal industry. FuelCell made a presentation specifically on carbon capture directed at the …

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University of Bayreuth Researchers increase energy production in microbial fuel cells

Microbial fuel cells exploit the metabolism of bacteria in order to generate electricity. A new type of biofilm developed in Bayreuth could soon make …

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Linde Fuels Make the Future Detroit, Featuring Shell Eco-marathon Americas with Clean Hydrogen Energy for Student Competitors

<b>Hydrogen innovation takes center stage at competition, inspiring future leaders in STEM</b><p><b>DETROIT</b>-- Linde North America Inc., will be the sole supplier …

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True Zero’s Hydrogen Filling Station Network Deployment Wins Edison Award

<b>Black & Veatch helped develop True Zero’s innovative infrastructure solution for first U.S. hydrogen station network</b><p><b>OVERLAND PARK, Kan</b>.-- Black & …

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Second Generation Hydrogen Fuel Cell Drone

This year at FAMEX, Chinese manufacturer MMC introduces its new technology of hydrogen UAS HyDrone 1800 with upgraded specifications to meet higher …

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