Recent Hydrogen and Fuel Cells

California Energy Commission Advances Construction of Hydrogen Refueling and Electric Vehicle Charging Stations

The California Energy Commission gave final approval today for nearly $50 million in construction projects to advance the consumer market for zero-emission electric vehicles, continuing the state’s progress towards a clean transportation future that curbs greenhouse gas emissions and air pollution. California’s zero-emission vehicle goal is to get 1.5 million hydrogen, battery electric, and plug-in […]

Ballard to Supply New Flyer Industries with Next Generation Power Module for U.S. Fuel Cell Bus

Ballard Power Systems (NASDAQ: BLDP)(TSX: BLD) has received a purchase order from New Flyer Industries for the delivery of Ballard’s first next-generation FCvelocity®-HD7 fuel cell power module to a North American bus manufacturer. Delivery of the power module to New Flyer Industries is planned for later this year. The module will be utilized in a […]

New Ace Hardware facility in Texas introduces all hydrogen fleet

New GenDrive Order is for Forklift Fleet at Retail Support Center; Center Now Under Construction in West Jefferson, Ohio Plug Power Inc. (NASDAQ: PLUG), a leader in providing clean, reliable energy products, announced it had participated in the recent grand opening of Ace Hardware’s first all hydrogen material handling fleet at the company’s newly constructed […]

HEC announces new Subsidiary

Today, HEC is announcing plans to create “HEC West Africa” with offices in Cape Verde, Africa. The stock of the new corporation will be owned evenly between Cape Verde Wind, LLC, and HEC, Inc. The purpose of the new corporation is to take advantage of the evolving market in Africa by having company representatives closer […]

Ballard Signs Fuel Cell Licensing & Engineering Services Agreement With M-Field in Europe

Ballard Power Systems (NASDAQ: BLDP)(TSX: BLD) today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement for the sub-license of intellectual property (IP) to M-Field Energy Corporation (“M-Field”), a sustainable energy company, for material handling systems to be deployed in Europe. Ballard will also provide M-Field with Engineering Services support into early-2015 through Dantherm Power A/S, […]

Statkraft sells hydropower assets in Finland

Statkraft has entered into an agreement with a Finnish consortium for the sale of hydropower assets in Finland. Statkraft receives a fee of approx. NOK 2.0 billion. The accounting gain is approx. NOK 1.2 billion. The hydropower plants Harjavalta (Statkraft’s share is 13.2%), Koivukoski (100%), Kolsi (100%) and Korkeakoski (100%) were part of a larger […]

NREL and General Motors Announce R&D Partnership to Reduce Cost of Automotive Fuel Cells

The Energy Department’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) and General Motors (GM) are partnering on a multiyear, multimillion dollar joint effort to accelerate the reduction of automotive fuel cell stack costs through fuel cell material and manufacturing research and development (R&D). Most major automakers, including GM, have made significant progress in the development of fuel […]

Hydrogenics Signs Agreement to Create “Kolon Hydrogenics” Joint Venture for Power Generation in South Korea

Hydrogenics Corporation (NASDAQ: HYGS; TSX: HYG) (“Hydrogenics” or “the Company”), a leading developer and manufacturer of hydrogen generation and hydrogen-based power systems, today announced the signing of a definitive agreement to create a joint venture with Kolon Water & Energy, part of a leading conglomerate in South Korea. Kolon Group is one of the nation’s […]

FuelCell Energy Announces Combined Heat and Power Fuel Cell Solution for University of California, Irvine Medical Center

Clean, quiet and affordable on-site power that supports carbon neutrality goals Highly efficient combined heat & power configuration will support absorption cooling 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, announced the development of a project to install a 1.4 […]

HEC announces New Subsidiary

Today, HEC is announcing plans to create “HEC West Africa” with offices in Cape Verde, Africa. The stock of the new corporation will be owned evenly between Cape Verde Wind, LLC, and HEC, Inc. The purpose of the new corporation is to take advantage of the evolving market in Africa by having company representatives closer […]