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Hydrogen train gets the green light for commercial operation

A Coradia iLint train

Two Coradia iLint prototypes will enter pilot operation in the Elbe-Weser network in Germany Alstom’s Coradia iLint, the world’s first hydrogen fuel cell passenger train, has been granted approval by the German Railway Office (EBA) for passenger service in Germany. On July 11, EBA president Gerald Hörster presented Alstom with …

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Hexagon secures contract for the first hydrogen-powered vessel in the US

Artist's impression of the 'Water-Go-Round'

Hexagon’s high-pressure tanks will contain enough hydrogen to operate the vessel for up to two days between refuelling Hexagon Lincoln, a subsidiary of Hexagon Composites, will supply high-pressure hydrogen tanks for the first hydrogen fuel cell vessel in the US. Golden Gate Zero Emission Marine (GGZEM) has been awarded a US$3 …

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Mercedes-Benz unveils fuel-cell sprinter van concept

Mercedes-Benz Vans' Sprinter with electric drive and fuel cell

Daimler subsidiary Mercedes-Benz Vans has introduced a new electric sprinter van with integrated fuel-cell Mercedes-Benz Vans is set to enhance the eDrive@VANs strategy by using fuel cells. Using the example of a semi-integrated motorhome, the Concept Sprinter F-CELL illustrates the full breadth of the characteristic benefits of a fuel cell from long-range …

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STNE start-up selects Air Liquide to accelerate FCEVs in China

Air Liquid fuel cell vehicle

Air Liquide and China’s STNE team up to develop hydrogen-powered electric truck fleets Air Liquide and the Chinese startup STNE (Shanghai Sinotran New Energy Automobile Operation Co.), have signed a partnership to accelerate the rollout of hydrogen-powered electric truck fleets in China. The agreement is in line with the Chinese …

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ABB and Ballard develop fuel cell for shipping industry

Artist's impression the ABB and Ballard Power Systems ferry

The collaboration’s initial phase will focus on fuel cell power systems for passenger vessels ABB and Ballard Power Systems have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to develop the next-generation fuel cell power system for sustainable marine e-mobility. The fuel cell power system will be jointly designed, developed and validated …

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Hyundai and Audi partner in fuel cell technology

Hyundai NEXO

Hyundai and Audi plan to jointly develop fuel cell technology for use in future hydrogen-powered cars Hyundai Motor Group and Audi AG have entered into a multi-year patent cross-licensing agreement, covering a broad range of fuel cell electric vehicle (FCEV) components and technologies. Under the new partnership, the world’s fifth-largest …

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ENGIE inaugurates hydrogen fleet and station

Some of ENGIE's fleet of Renault Kangoo ZEs

ENGIE’s new hydrogen station will use renewable energy to produce its own hydrogen French energy company ENGIE has inaugurated the largest hydrogen utility fleet and the first alternative multi-fuel station in France. Located in the heart of the International Market of Rungis in Paris, the largest wholesale food market in …

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