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  • Trinity College to Install Fuel Cell Power Plant, Save 30% in Energy, Prep for Future Micro-grid

    Trinity College in Hartford, CT, is the latest institute of higher learning to ensure a steady and reliable source of power while saving on energy costs and reducing CO2. The college expects to save about 30 percent in energy costs per year with the installation of a 1.4 megawatt fuel cell power plant from FuelCell Energy. The combined heat and ...

  • Doosan Corporation Completes Construction of Korea’s Largest Fuel Cell Production Facility

    On May 23, Doosan Corporation celebrated the completion of the construction of its new 10,744-square-meter fuel cell production facility at the second General Industrial Complex, Iksan-si, North Jeolla Province. The company invested about 40 billion won ($36 million) in building the facility. A fuel cell is an electrochemical device that converts hydrogen and oxygen into electricity and heat through a ...

  • Nel acquires Proton OnSite to create world’s largest electrolyser company

    The Norway-based business entered into a non-binding term sheet to acquire the US-based hydrogen technology company. The acquisition is described as as “strong strategic fit”, with synergies related to sales and commercialization, product portfolio, research and development (R&D) and best practices across the combined company.

  • 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 recurring and predictable monthly electricity ...

  • 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 systems are planned to ship ...

  • 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. 

     

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  • PCI New Technology for Converting Solar Energy to Fuel Wins DOE SBIR Phase I Grant

    June 30,2016 Precision Combustion, Inc. (PCI) announced today that it has won a competitive Department of Energy (DOE) SBIR Phase I grant to develop a new material and technology for using solar energy to make fuel.

  • Exxon Mobil Backs FuelCell Effort to Advance Carbon Capture Technology

    May 5, 2016 For years, FuelCell Energy has been considered a company to watch. Its technology promised to help economically reduce carbon dioxide emissions from power plants. In an agreement announced late April, Exxon Mobil said it had tightened an existing relationship with FuelCell in hopes of taking the technology from the lab to the market. The goal is to take carbon dioxide, after it ...

  • 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 $2.4 million over the next ...

 


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