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Obama to attend the 2016 Hannover Messe trade show in April

President Barack Obama will travel to Germany in late April to attend the trade show known as the Hannover Messe and to meet with German Chancellor Angela Merkel, the White House said on Wednesday, December 30, 2015.  Obama will discuss efforts to advance U.S.-European talks on a transatlantic trade pact during his visit.

FuelCell Energy Expands Project Portfolio

On December 13, 2016-FuelCell Energy announced the acquisition of an operating megawatt-class fuel cell project that generates in excess of 11 million kilowatt hours annually. The installation has been operating for approximately five years with the owner selling power and steam to Central Connecticut State University under a multi-year power purchase agreement. FuelCell Energy captures… Read More »

Proton Onsite Awarded 13 Megawatt Electrolyzers

On December 3, 2016 in Shanghai, China, Proton OnSite signed a contract with Guandong Synergy Hydrogen Power Technology Co., Ltd. to provide megawatt-scale Proton Exchange Membrane electrolyzers for the deployment of fuel cell-powered buses in the cities of Foshan and Yunfu, China. Three of the megawatt systems will ship this summer, and an additional ten… Read More »

NEESC Presents at the 1st International Forum on Hydrogen Energy

On December 1, 2016, NEESC provided a virtual presentation at the 1st International Forum on Hydrogen Energy in Chungcheongnam-do Province in the Republic of Korea. NEESC shared information about the vision and strategies for supporting hydrogen and fuel cell development.    CLICK HERE to watch the Video

Legrand Unveils 500kW Fuel Cell

April 21, 2016 West Hartford manufacturer Legrand North America this week unveiled a 500-kilowatt Bloom Energy fuel cell that it says will power as much as 88 percent of its headquarters and manufacturing campus. The fuel cell is expected to lower the facility’s carbon emissions by as much as half and save Legrand up to… Read More »

US Battery Consortium Funds US $1M Recycling Development

US Advanced Battery Consortium (USABC), a collaborative organization of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) North America, Ford and General Motors, has awarded a US $1M contract to Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) in Massachusetts, for development of its lithium-ion battery recycling process to produce plug-in hybrid electric vehicle (PHEV) battery cells made with recovered cathode material.