Hydrogen and Fuel Cell News

Toyota Motor Corp. is assisting the Japan Fisheries Research and Education Agency (FRA) with its plans to develop a fishing boat powered by hydrogen fuel cells. The first vessel will be a small boat to be used for tuna farming and is expected to go into commercialisation in 2022. [...]
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In theory, hydrogen seems like the perfect energy source to power a vehicle, in that it is the most prevalent element in nature, it can be turned into electricity and emits only water. It has been several decades since the zero-emission cars entered the public consciousness as a possible way of [...]
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U.S. researchers have discovered a new process that converts water into hydrogen fuel utilizing the sun's energy. A recent hydrogen fuel study conducted by scientists from the US Department of Energy's Argonne National Laboratory has led to the discovery of a new process that combines two membrane-bound protein complexes to perform [...]
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Researchers at Daegu Gyeongbuk Institute of Science & Technology (DGIST) have developed nano-catalysts that can reduce the overall cost of clean energy fuel cells, according to a study published in the journal of Applied Catalysis B: Environmental. Polymer electrolyte membrane fuel cells (PEMFCs) transform the chemical energy produced during a reaction [...]
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The Toyota Motor Company has staked its reputation on fuel cell vehicles, and despite all the nay-saying it looks like the automaker is on track to crack the market open with the help of renewable hydrogen. In the latest development, last week Toyota announced a new partnership with the Kenworth [...]
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