Tagged Fuel Cell

Bloom expands electrolyzer production capacity to 2 GW

By John Engel Follow @EngelsAngle Bloom Energy inaugurated a new high-volume commercial electrolyzer line at the company’s facility in New Jersey, increasing their overall production capacity to 2 GW. Bloom’s Newark facility has produced over 1 GW of fuel cell-based Energy Servers over the last decade. The Bloom Electrolyzer relies on the same solid oxide…

Toyota to collaborate with DOE on fuel cells for power generation

By Renewable Energy World Toyota’s fuel cells technology is to form the basis for a power generation research program as the DOE seeks to advance the development of clean hydrogen. The auto manufacturer’s North American division is collaborating with the DOE’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) to build, install and evaluate a 1MW proton exchange…

BMW Starts Production of Fuel-Cell Systems for its iX5 Hydrogen SUV

By Blagojce Krivevski German luxury automaker BMW AG has started producing fuel-cell systems for its iX5 Hydrogen SUV at the company’s competence center for hydrogen in Munich, Germany. The combination of fuel cell and high-performance battery is set to enrich the company’s portfolio by adding a unique form of drive system for the premium segment….

ORNL to lead new EFRC focused on polymer electrolytes for energy storage

By mmillikin The Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory has been selected to lead an Energy Frontier Research Center (EFRC) focused on polymer electrolytes for next-generation energy storage devices such as fuel cells and solid-state electric vehicle batteries. Announced recently by US Energy Secretary Jennifer Granholm, the award will provide $11.5 million over four…

Allison Transmission introduces hydrogen fuel cell vehicle testing at VEET

By mmillikin Allison Transmission announced the availability of hydrogen fuel cell and compressed natural gas (CNG) testing at its Vehicle Electrification + Environmental Test Center (VEET). As part of Allison’s goal to support the development and deployment of alternative fuel vehicles that reduce emissions, the company has completed the installation of two phases of hydrogen…

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