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FUEL CELLS: Ballard Receives PO From Anglo American for 900kW of Fuel Cell Modules to Support Mining Truck Demonstration Project

  • Date: 29-10-19
  • Category: FUEL CELLS
  • Source: Yahoo

A total of 8 of the FCveloCity®-HD modules will power a retrofitted Ultra heavy duty mining truck in a demonstration project during 2020 at one of Anglo American's mining operations in South Africa (with the final module maintained as a spare). Following this, Anglo American expects to deploy similar trucks, each with megawatt (MW) scale fuel cell power, at other operations around the world.

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FUEL CELLS: Mid-2020 debut for world’s largest hydrogen mine haul truck – Anglo

  • Date: 24-10-19
  • Category: FUEL CELLS
  • Source: Mining Weekly

JOHANNESBURG (miningweekly.com) – The first motion of the world’s largest hydrogen-powered mine haul truck is scheduled for mid-2020, with testing continuing at Anglo American Platinum’s Mogalakwena mine until the end of the year.

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FUEL CELLS: Superior Fuel Cell Catalysts Found

  • Date: 23-10-19
  • Category: FUEL CELLS
  • Source: Advanced Science News

Fuel cells are devices that generate electricity by harnessing chemical potential energy. All fuel cells possess the same basic configuration, two electrodes (more accurately, a cathode and anode) and electrolyte, however, differ in terms of reactions taking place.

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FUEL CELLS: Renault Joins Toyota, Mercedes With Hydrogen Delivery Van

  • Date: 22-10-19
  • Category: FUEL CELLS
  • Source: Bloomberg

Renault SA will offer its electric Kangoo van with added hydrogen fuel-cells before the end of the year and roll out the technology to another model in 2020.

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FUEL CELLS: Umicore opens new facility in Korea for the production of fuel cell catalysts

  • Date: 22-10-19
  • Category: FUEL CELLS
  • Source: Chemengonline.com

Umicore N.V. (Brussels, Belgium; www.umicore.com) inaugurated today its new production facility for fuel-cell catalysts in SongDo Incheon City (near Seoul), Korea, close to Umicore’s technology development center for catalysts. The facility will support the growth of Hyundai Motors Group as well as other automotive customers.

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FUEL CELLS: China’s Hydrogen Fuel-Cell Push Spurs British Chemical Maker’s Profits

  • Date: 18-10-19
  • Category: FUEL CELLS
  • Source: Bloomberg

After losing money for 20 years, Johnson Matthey Plc’s fuel-cell components are making money on the back of China’s policies boosting the stuttering hydrogen-powered auto industry.

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FUEL CELLS: Beijing set to end subsidies for fuel cell vehicles next year

  • Date: 14-10-19
  • Category: FUEL CELLS
  • Source: Auto News

The Chinese government plans to phase out subsidies for all electrified vehicles -- including fuel cell vehicles -- by the end of 2021, China’s ministry of finance said.

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FUEL CELLS: 5th Annual National Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Day

  • Date: 10-10-19
  • Category: FUEL CELLS
  • Source: FCHEA

National Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Day was created to help raise awareness of a clean energy technology that is here now. October 8th (10.08) was chosen in reference to the atomic weight of hydrogen (1.008)

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