Posts By: HyGen Industries

Why Hydrogen Is the Cure for Fossil-Fuel Addiction

China recently joined the list of European countries announcing the phase-out of internal combustion engines (ICE). Three primary reasons are driving these decisions; growing health concerns about poor air quality, rising levels of atmospheric CO2, and long-term fuel sustainability. Hydrogen

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Why Hydrogen Will Benefit Autonomous Cars

Imagine fleets of autonomous ride-share vehicles powered by hydrogen. It’s not a big leap when you consider Amazon is replacing battery electric forklifts with hydrogen fuel cell electric alternatives. As we discussed in our last article, lowering the Total Cost

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Why Hydrogen Forklifts have a New Home with Amazon

The market for hydrogen fuel cell forklifts is booming despite the many myths and Amazon is not afraid to tap into it. The online retailer agreed to buy $70 million of fuel cell forklifts from Plug Power in April this

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The Top 3 Myths About Hydrogen Fuel Cell Electric Cars

Hydrogen fuel cell electric vehicles (FCEVs) may sound futuristic but don’t let the four-word description fool you. FCEVs are not science fiction – they’re on sale today. The technology powering these cars is a simple chemical reaction: Hydrogen and atmospheric

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The Top 3 Advantages of Using Hydrogen-Fuel Cell Vehicles

The Industrial Revolution forged the path of the Internal Combustion Engine which was revolutionary at the time (many years ago). But we’ve evolved a lot since then. And while that technology is still prevalent in cars today, we’ve entered a

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Hydrogen Fuel Cell & Battery Electric Vehicles Bringing Cleaner Air to our Cities

In a November 2016 report, the European Environment Agency (EEA) stated, “Air pollution remains the single largest environmental health hazard in Europe, resulting in a lower quality of life due to illnesses and an estimated 467 000 premature deaths per

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Renewable Hydrogen Must Come First In Fuel Cell Electric Vehicle Rollout

On May 1st 2014, California fired the starter pistol in the race to build a network of hydrogen fueling stations. Announcing $46 million in hydrogen infrastructure grants, the Golden State demonstrated its commitment to fuel cell electric vehicles (FCEVs) and

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HYDROGEN: The Practical Electric Car

Hydrogen has been heralded for decades as the logical fossil-fuel replacement for our transportation needs. Yet whenever the topic crops up in conversation, I often encounter two misconceptions: that hydrogen is burned in an internal combustion engine and the technology

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Distributed Hydrogen Generation: The Ultimate Sustainable Energy Paradigm

For decades, energy experts have been advocating a “Distributed Generation” (DG) model to address our future energy needs. Today, the distributed generation of hydrogen is an attractive and realistic proposition, opening up a free market for transportation fuel. Our legacy

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Global Initiatives

Great excitement surrounds the automotive industry’s commitment to begin hydrogen fuel cell electric vehicle (FCEV) production in 2015 and there’s more good news on the political front. Governments around the world are taking up the initiative, setting goals and putting

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