Recent Hydrogen and Fuel Cells

Ballard and Van Hool Launch Service Centre to Support European Clean Energy Fuel Cell Buses

Ballard Power Systems (NASDAQ: BLDP)(TSX: BLD) and partner Van Hool N.V., have announced that a dedicated joint European Service and Parts Centre for fuel cell buses (to be called ESPACE) will be operational in November 2014. The key objective of ESPACE is to support Van Hool fuel cell buses in Europe that are powered by […]

Heliocentris receives EUR 1.5 million in subsidies for new type of fuel cell development

Development of next generation fuel cell-based emergency power supply launched Commercially competitive zero-emissions solution based on hydrogen ready for market Conclusion of project planned by mid-2016 Heliocentris Energy Solutions AG (WKN A1MMHE) is to receive subsidies amounting to EUR 1.5 million for the development of a new kind of hydrogen-based fuel cell emergency power supply […]

Funding for fuel cell systems in German state has reached 100 units

The energy agency of the German state of North-Rhine-Westphalia (NRW) announced that it has granted the 100th funding approval for a fuel cell based microCHP unit. The funding program was launched in late 2012 and provides a grant of 65 per cent of the investment costs for fuel cell microCHP systems. Just like the first […]

Heliocentris: Nine-month figures show strong sales growth

Sales climb 230% to 10.9 million EUR Order backlog quadruples to 6.5 million EUR as of 30 September 2014 Quarterly sales in Q3 reach record level of 6.4 million EUR Heliocentris Energy Solutions AG, which is listed in the Entry Standard at the Frankfurt Stock Exchange (SIN A1MMHE), achieved new records in sales and order […]

Hydrogenics Introduces “Celerity” Fuel Cell Power System for Medium and Heavy Duty Vehicles

Hydrogenics Corporation (NASDAQ: HYGS; TSX: HYG) (“Hydrogenics” or “the Company”), a leading developer and manufacturer of hydrogen generation and hydrogen-based power modules, today announced the introduction of “Celerity,” a new fuel cell system purposely developed for medium and heavy duty buses and trucks. Celerity provides a distinct solution which will help accelerate the commercialization of […]

Plug Power ships over 850 Gendrive Fuel Cells in Third Quarter of 2014

North America Shipment Totals Are 450% Higher Than the Third Quarter of 2013 Plug Power Inc. (NASDAQ: PLUG), a leader in providing clean, reliable energy solutions, announced it has closed out the third quarter of 2014 with 857 GenDrive units shipped to material handling customers in North America. This equates to a 450% increase compared […]

Governot Cuomo tours Plug Power: promotes Zero Percent Manufacturing Tax to support Industrial Operations in State of New York

News Conference and Tour Held at Plug Power Hydrogen Fuel Cell Solutions Manufacturing Facility in Latham, NY Plug Power Inc. (NASDAQ: PLUG), a leader in providing clean, reliable energy solutions, today welcomed New York State Governor Andrew M. Cuomo to its corporate headquarters in Latham, New York. During this milestone visit, Governor Cuomo toured the […]

Ballard Announces Multi-Year Fuel Cell Supply Agreement With Plug Power For Forklift Market

Ballard Power Systems (NASDAQ: BLDP)(TSX: BLD) today announced that it has signed a long term supply agreement with Plug Power Inc. to provide fuel cell stacks for use in GenDrive® systems deployed in forklift trucks. The new supply agreement replaces an existing agreement and creates the opportunity for Ballard to remain in a leading supply […]

FuelCell Energy Awarded a Contract to Evaluate New Potential Applications for Direct FuelCell(R) Power Plants

FuelCell Energy, Inc. (Nasdaq:FCEL), a global leader in the design, manufacture, operation and service of ultra-clean, efficient and reliable fuel cell power plants, secured a contract award that will evaluate the potential integration of Direct FuelCell® (DFC®) power plants with combustion-based natural gas fueled processes. A global energy company awarded the contract. “This funding from […]

Ballard Receives ElectraGen™ Fuel Cell System Order For Deployments in Digicel Network

Ballard Power Systems (NASDAQ: BLDP)(TSX: BLD) today announced that it has received an order from Precision Power & Air (PP&A) – the Company’s Caribbean distributor – for 13 ElectraGen™-ME fuel cell backup power systems to be deployed in the Digicel Group Limited (Digicel) network in Jamaica. This is the second tranche of Ballard methanol-fuelled systems […]