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FUEL CELLS: World’s first hydrogen double decker buses start their routes in Aberdeen

  • Date: 28-01-21
  • Category: FUEL CELLS
  • Source: Aberdeen City

The world's first fleet of double decker hydrogen buses is being officially launched into service tomorrow in Aberdeen.

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FUEL CELLS: Renault to form JV with U.S. hydrogen specialist Plug Power for fuel cell vans

  • Date: 12-01-21
  • Category: FUEL CELLS
  • Source: Auto News

PARIS -- Renault Group will form a joint venture to develop, build and sell long-range fuel cell electric vans in Europe with Plug Power, a US company that just received a major investment from Korean battery maker SK Group, driving its market capitalization above $25 billion.

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FUEL CELLS: Johnson Matthey and SFC Energy AG sign multi-million pound deal and joint development agreement for the supply of more sustainable fuel cell components

  • Date: 11-01-21
  • Category: FUEL CELLS
  • Source: Johnson Matthey

Johnson Matthey (JM), a global leader in sustainable technologies, has won a new multi-million pound agreement to provide 400,000 Direct Methanol MEA fuel cell components to SFC Energy AG (SFC), a global leader of hydrogen and direct methanol fuel cells for stationary and mobile hybrid power solutions. The agreement is starting in February 2021 for a duration of over three years.

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FUEL CELLS: South Korea’s SK Group raises bet on renewable energy in Asia

  • Date: 07-01-21
  • Category: FUEL CELLS
  • Source: Financial Times

South Korea’s SK Group will invest $1.5bn into US hydrogen fuel cell maker Plug Power as the oil to computer chips group accelerates its push into Asia’s renewable energy sector. The deal for 9.9 per cent of Plug Power comes as SK Group, South Korea’s third-largest conglomerate, aims to slash its carbon emissions by two-thirds over ten years and plots a transformation away from fossil fuels.

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FUEL CELLS: Materials scientists create stronger cobalt for fuel cells

  • Date: 16-12-20
  • Category: FUEL CELLS
  • Source: phys.org

A multi-institutional research team led by materials scientists from Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL) has designed a highly active and durable catalyst that doesn't rely on costly platinum to spur the necessary chemical reaction.

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FUEL CELLS: Denmark and Norway team up to build world’s largest hydrogen ferry

  • Date: 10-12-20
  • Category: FUEL CELLS
  • Source: Euractiv

A Danish-Norwegian project aimed at building what will be the world’s largest and most powerful hydrogen-fuelled ferry has applied for EU funding. The plan is to start operating a Copenhagen-Oslo service by 2027.

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FUEL CELLS: How to break through the fuel cell cost barrier

  • Date: 26-11-20
  • Category: FUEL CELLS
  • Source: Auto News

Hydrogen-fuel cell technology has been touted as a best-of-both-worlds mobility solution, combining the short fill-up time and longer range of an internal-combustion engine with zero CO2 emissions.

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FUEL CELLS: Toyota Adds to Hydrogen Bet With N. American Fuel-Cell Semi

  • Date: 05-10-20
  • Category: FUEL CELLS
  • Source: Bloomberg

Toyota Motor Corp. plans to develop a hydrogen-fuel-cell-powered big rig for the North American market with its subsidiary Hino Motors Ltd.

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