Industry news Archive

Showing articles from April 2017 to January 2018.

January 2018

Hoxton and Shoreditch to get ‘ULEV-only’ streets

Published on Wed 24 January, 2018

Hackney and Islington councils have unveiled plans to limit access to only ultra-low emission vehicles during morning and evening rush hours in two zones within the boroughs.

UK could be on track for hydrogen trains

Published on Tue 16 January, 2018

The UK government have stated that hydrogen (H2) technology should be considered on the Great Western network between London and the West Country.

December 2017

November 2017

Clean energy: Reinventing Japanese power

Published on Mon 27 November, 2017

An ambitious project is now in progress in Fukushima to produce hydrogen from renewable energy on a large scale and to transport, store and use it.

Making the case for hydrogen

Published on Tue 7 November, 2017

A report commissioned by Peel Environmental has claimed that developing a hydrogen economy in the North West could unlock £1.6bn GVA by 2050 and create 2,300 jobs while reducing...

326 H2 buses added to England’s fleets

Published on Wed 1 November, 2017

Birmingham is soon to operate a fleet of hydrogen-powered buses after the government awarded £3m to a city council-led partnership project by the Department for Transport and th...

October 2017

Cologne to have largest fuel cell bus fleet in Germany

Published on Tue 3 October, 2017

Regionalverkehr Köln GmbH (RVK) has been awarded €7.4m ($8.7m) to purchase 30 fuel cell buses and two hydrogen refuelling stations in Cologne, Germany. When the busses are bro...

September 2017

Energy Minister to launch Orkney hydrogen project

Published on Wed 27 September, 2017

Scottish Business, Innovation and Energy Minister, Paul Wheelhouse MP, is due to arrive in Orkney tomorrow (Wednesday) to mark the official launch of the Surf and Turf hydrogen ...

August 2017

July 2017

Project set to deploy fuel cell buses

Published on Thu 20 July, 2017

Bus operators from Germany and South Tyrol, Italy, are partnering to acquire 63 fuel cell buses for their public transport systems as part of the EU-funded JIVE project.

Hydrogen fuel reaches lift-off

Published on Mon 3 July, 2017

Using surplus electricity from renewables to make hydrogen fuel is starting a new era for all forms of heavy transport.

June 2017

Electric vehicles get backing in Queen’s Speech

Published on Thu 22 June, 2017

Legislation will be introduced to make the UK a ‘world leader’ in electric cars and to encourage installation of charge points at motorway services and petrol stations, the gove...

May 2017

How Fuel Cell Microgrids Improve Electric Reliability

Published on Fri 12 May, 2017

The frequency and duration of power outages is on the rise. This excerpt from, “Fuel Cell Microgrids: The Path to Lower Cost, Higher Reliability Cleaner Energy,” explains how fu...

April 2017