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FUEL CELLS: Honda, Isuzu power up fuel cell partnership for heavy-duty trucks

  • Date: 16-01-20
  • Category: FUEL CELLS
  • Source: Reuters

TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan’s Honda Motor Co and Isuzu Motors Ltd on Wednesday said they would jointly research the use of hydrogen fuel cells to power heavy-duty trucks, looking to expand fuel cell use by applying the zero-emission technology to larger vehicles.

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FUEL CELLS: Manufacture of 2nd-gen Toyota Mirai in autumn

  • Date: 15-01-20
  • Category: FUEL CELLS
  • Source: Electrive

Toyota has just named some new key points for the market launch of the second generation of its Mirai fuel cell model. The production of the second model generation will start in Japan this autumn.

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FUEL CELLS: Alstom orders batteries for fuel cell trains from Akasol

  • Date: 13-01-20
  • Category: FUEL CELLS
  • Source: Electrive

Akasol will supply battery systems for more than 40 hydrogen trains of the type Alstom Coradia iLint, which were ordered from Alstom by the regional public transport company of Lower Saxony and the Rhine-Main transport association.

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FUEL CELLS: Joint white paper says FCEVs will be cheaper to run in ten years time

  • Date: 08-01-20
  • Category: FUEL CELLS
  • Source: H2 View

The Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) for commercial hydrogen vehicles will fall by more than 50% in the next ten years as manufacturing technology matures, economies of scale improve, hydrogen fuel costs decline, and infrastructure develops.

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FUEL CELLS: BMW is planning small series fuel cell drives

  • Date: 07-01-20
  • Category: FUEL CELLS
  • Source: Electrive

BMW intends to introduce the second-generation fuel cell technology developed together with Toyota in the BMW X6 and X7. Head of Development Klaus Fröhlich made the announcement in an interview.

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FUEL CELLS: Nuvera breaks ground on automated fuel cell production facility in China

  • Date: 19-12-19
  • Category: FUEL CELLS
  • Source: Green Car Congress

Nuvera Fuel Cells, LLC, a provider of fuel cell power solutions for motive applications, is building a fuel cell stack production line in the Hangzhou district government of Fuyang, China.

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FUEL CELLS: Ballard-powered fuel-cell tram-buses from Van Hool now in revenue service in France

  • Date: 18-12-19
  • Category: FUEL CELLS
  • Source: Green Car Congress

Ballard Power Systems announced that 8 ExquiCity tram-buses built by Van Hool NV and powered by 8 Ballard FCveloCity-HD 100-kilowatt fuel cell modules have been inaugurated at a ceremony in Pau, France and are now in revenue service in Pau’s Bus Rapid Transit System.

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FUEL CELLS: Ballard receives large order to supply FCEV in China

  • Date: 17-12-19
  • Category: FUEL CELLS
  • Source: Electrive

The Chinese joint venture Ballard Hy-Energy Technologies (Weichai Ballard JV) has ordered membrane electrode assemblies worth $19.2M from the Canadian fuel cell specialist Ballard Power Systems. These will be used in FC vehicles for the Chinese market.

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