Tagged Fuel Cell

Iron-platinum catalyst keeps fuel cells clean, even in cold weather

Batteries are currently outpacing fuel cells in the technological race to power the electric vehicle. Lithium batteries keep getting cheaper, while fuel cells remain hampered by pricey, short-lived platinum catalysts. Researchers suggest that adding a bit more platinum—albeit in a novel form—could help fuel cell cars catch up. Read Full Article Here For more great…

Types of Fuel Cells

The different types of fuel cells are used for various jobs, from powering cell phones to generating electricity for power gridsBrought to you by: EV Driven Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Electric Vehicles

More energy-efficient cruise ships

A researcher has developed a system based on fuel cells to reduce the carbon footprint and energy consumption of cruise ships, which are increasingly popular among vacation goers around the world. Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Electric Vehicles Research

Nikola Motors Targets Laid Off Tesla Workers

By Steve Hanley Nikola Motors is hiring and is giving priority to former Tesla workers, especially those who were recently laid off. It claims to have $8 billion in pre-orders for its hydrogen fuel cell powered tractor. Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Clean Technica

Linde premiers new roadster forklift with fuel cell drive

With its Roadster concept, Linde Material Handling has set completely new standards in terms of visibility and safety for industrial trucks. The company is now adding one of the most promising energy systems to the advantages of this unique design: It’s curtain up for the first Linde Roadster with fuel cell drive! Read Full Article…

Toyota and Kenworth Collaborate on Hydrogen Fuel Cell Trucks

By Blagojce Krivevski Kenworth Truck Company and Toyota Motor North America are collaborating to develop 10 zero-emission Kenworth T680s powered by Toyota hydrogen fuel cell electric powertrains. This collaboration is part of a $41 million Zero and Near-Zero Emissions Freight Facilities (ZANZEFF) grant preliminarily awarded by the California Air Resources Board (CARB), with the Port…

Toyota and Kenworth collaborate to develop 10 hydrogen fuel-cell T680 trucks as part of ZANZEFF grant

By mmillikin Kenworth Truck Company and Toyota Motor North America are collaborating to develop 10 zero-emission Kenworth T680s powered by Toyota hydrogen fuel cell electric powertrains. This collaboration is part of a $41-million Zero and Near-Zero Emissions Freight Facilities (ZANZEFF) grant preliminarily awarded by the California Air Resources Board (CARB), with the Port of Los…

Daimler subsidiary NuCellSys becomes Mercedes-Benz Fuel Cell GmbH

By Blagojce Krivevski The fully owned Daimler subsidiary NuCellSys GmbH will operate under the name of Mercedes-Benz Fuel Cell GmbH from January 2019. Mercedes-Benz Fuel Cell GmbH is founded on deep and long-standing know-how in fuel cell technology. All activities concerned with developing fuel cell systems have been focused at the Nabern site near Kirchheim-Teck…

Norway commissions zero-emission high speed ferry

Hyon AS has been awarded grants under the PILOT-E scheme for the development and realization of two maritime projects; a high-speed ferry and a short-sea freighter. The ambitions of both projects are to realize zero-emission propulsion via fuel cells using cost-efficient hydrogen produced from electrolysis based on renewable energy. Read Full Article Here For more…

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