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BLUMENTHAL, MURPHY, DELAURO ANNOUNCE $2.5 MILLION FOR WALLINGFORD’S PROTON ENERGY TO DEVELOP ULTRA EFFICIENT BATTERY

Friday, November 27, U.S. Senator Chris Murphy (D-Conn.), U.S. Senator Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.), and Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro (D-3) announced that the U.S. Department of Energy has awarded Wallingford’s Proton Energy $2.5 million to develop a highly-efficiency hydrogen-iron flow battery capable of generating hydrogen to power fuel cells while also storing energy on the electric grid. The… Read More »

Sustainable Innovations, LLC Wins NASA Phase I Grant SBIR to Develop Cutting-Edge Helium Recovery System

EAST HARTFORD, Conn., Oct. 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Sustainable Innovations, a world leader in electrochemical hydrogen separation and compression technology, is pleased to announce its award of a 2015 NASA Phase I SBIR to further develop its Helium Recovery System (HRS) technology for use at NASA Stennis Space Center (SSC). NASA SSC’s rocket test programs consume… Read More »

Doosan Fuel Cell Wins Contract to Supply 70 Power Units to Korea

Doosan Corp.’s U.S. fuel cell unit agreed to supply 70 power plants to South Korea’s largest utility. The fuel cells will produce 30.8 megawatts of power for Korea Hydro & Nuclear Power Co. and the city of Busan, Doosan Fuel Cell America Inc. said in a statement Thursday. Delivery from its factory in South Windsor,… Read More »

California Fuel Cell to Power Hartford Microgrid

California fuel cell maker Bloom Energy will provide one of its units to power the Hartford microgrid the city received $2.1 million in state money to start. Hartford selected bloom over Connecticut fuel cell manufacturers FuelCell energy of Danbury and Doosan of South Windsor.

Doosan Installs California Fuel Cell

On August 25, 2015, the South Windsor, CT manufacturer Doosan fuel Cell announced the installation of a 400-kilowatt unit at Nacro College in California. About 50 percent of the colleges daily electricity needs will now be provided through the fuel cell.

Protonex Launches Early Access Program for Propane Fuel Cell Remote Power System

Protonex announces early access availability of its P200i Solid Oxide Fuel Cell (SOFC) based portable power system for remote power applications. The Early Access Program (EAP) permits early adopters and integrators to use the system in their most challenging environments, giving them a significant time advantage in implementing the low-emissions.

FuelCell Energy Announces Project Development Agreement With E.ON Connecting Energies GmbH and First European Megawatt Stationary Fuel Cell Power Plant Sale in Europe

DANBURY, Conn., July 30, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) —  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, today announced an agreement between its affiliate FuelCell Energy Solutions, GmbH (FCES) andE.ON Connecting Energies GmbH to offer decentralized combined heat and power… Read More »

NREL to Host Industry Growth Forum

NREL’s Industry Growth Forum is the perfect venue for growing companies to prepare, refine, and present their businesses to a wide range of investors. Entrepreneurial companies ranging from university and laboratory spinouts to commercially ready clean technologies from across the globe apply to present at the Forum. Learn more about the Application Process.The deadline to… Read More »

SBIR/STTR FY15 Phase 1 Release 2 Awards Announced-Includdes fuel Cell-Battery Electric Hybrid Truck and fuel Cell Manufacturing Quality Control Processes

The U.S. Department of Energy has announced the 2015 Small Business Innovation Research and Small Business Technology Transfer (SBIR/STTR) Phase 1 Release 2 Awards, including US Hybrid Corporation’s project to develop and demonstrate polymer electrolyte membrane (PEM) fuel cell-battery electric hybrid trucks for medium-duty or heavy-duty bucket trucks with drivetrain-integrated electric power take-off systems.

Innovation Action Program (IAP)

NEESC and strategic partners throughout the region announced the launch of a pilot Innovation Action Program to provide fast-track resources to small businesses in the hydrogen/fuel cell and energy storage industry. This Program offers technical assistance through third-party service providers to help hydrogen/fuel cell and energy storage businesses leverage private financing or federal funding for… Read More »