BMW has ambitious plans for hydrogen fuel cells

BMW Tire - Hydrogen fuel Cells

Automaker has plans to launch a new fuel cell vehicle in 2025 Automaker BMW has plans to launch a new fuel cell vehicle in 2025. The company has been experimenting with hydrogen fuel cells for some time. These energy systems generate electricity by consuming hydrogen. They have become popular in transportation because of their performance capabilities and the fact that they do not produce harmful emissions. BMW is one of several major automakers that are planning to launch new vehicles equipped with fuel cells in the coming years. BMW plans…

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BMW has developed a new method to store hydrogen fuel

BMW could improve the range of fuel cell vehicles with its new hydrogen compression method Automaker BMW has announced a new way to compress hydrogen fuel, which could have a major impact on the range of fuel cell vehicles. These vehicles consume hydrogen in order to produce electrical power, which is their primary source of energy. Fuel cell vehicles have won praise for their high efficiency. Toyota’s fuel cell vehicle, the Mirai, can travel more than 300 miles on a single tank of hydrogen fuel. Honda’s recently unveiled fuel cell…

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BMW unveils experimental hydrogen fuel cell vehicle

BMW shows off its new prototype fuel cell vehicle Automaker BMW has unveiled a new research vehicle that it is using to test hydrogen fuel cells. The company has shown strong interest in clean transportation for some time, and now fuel cells have begun to take up a significant amount of the company’s focus. The auto industry has become heavily invested in fuel cell technology, but these energy systems still represent something of a mystery for many automakers. This is why companies like BMW are experimenting with fuel cells in…

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BMW may release hydrogen fuel vehicle by 2020

Automaker could have plans to release a fuel cell vehicle in 2020 German automaker BMW may have plans to deliver its first fuel cell vehicles to the commercial market in 2020. The company has been working to take a stronger position in the clean transportation space, developing electric vehicles as a way to comply with stringent emissions regulations. Fuel cell vehicles have become a strong focus for automakers like BMW because these vehicles produce no harmful emissions and operate on electrical power produced by hydrogen fuel cells. BMW and Toyota…

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BMW to unveil its first hydrogen fuel cell vehicle

BMW plans to reveal its fuel cell vehicle at the 2015 Detroit Auto Show There have been rumors circulating regarding German automaker BMW and its interest in fuel cell vehicles. These rumors had suggested that the company would not been releasing a fuel cell vehicle within the foreseeable future. BMW, however, is planning to do so and intends to show off this vehicle at the upcoming Detroit Auto Show next year. During the event, the automaker will showcase its prototype fuel cell vehicle, which is equipped with hydrogen technology that…

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BMW revises its vision of its hydrogen fuel vehicle

German automaker is making changes to its new fuel cell vehicle German automaker BMW is revising its vision on its future hydrogen fuel cell vehicle. The company has been showing interest in clean vehicles for some time, and has produced several battery electric vehicles to accommodate consumer demand. As fuel cells have become more efficient, many automakers have begun using these energy systems to power a new generation of vehicles. Developing these vehicles has been a difficult endeavor for the auto industry, however, which has lead to many companies working…

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BMW and Linde team for new hydrogen fuel project

Project seeks to examine capabilities of fuel cells German automaker BMW has announced that it has received 5 new hydrogen-powered materials handling vehicles from the Linde Group. These vehicles are part of a project that is being funded by Germany’s Federal Ministry of Transport. The project means to examine the viability of hydrogen fuel cells and their use in the materials handling sector. The vehicles will be put to use at a BMW manufacturing facility located in Leipzig, Germany. The vehicles will be handling parts for the BMW i series.…

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BMW sees a future in hydrogen fuel

BMW electric vehicle could be the herald of future hydrogen fuel plans German automaker BMW has recently launched its highly anticipated electric vehicle, called the BMW i3. The vehicle has managed to garner praise due to the ambitious design direction coming from BMW. The automaker has taken steps to ensure that the vehicle is lightweight and performs to a standard that consumers have come to expect from the company. While the BMW i3 represents the automaker’s latest entry into the clean transportation arena, the automaker has its heart set on…

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Hydrogen fuel continues to win favor of BMW Manufacturing

Materials Handling - Hydrogen Fuel

BMW Manufacturing praises hydrogen fuel cells from Plug Power Plug Power, a leading developer of hydrogen fuel cells, and BMW Manufacturing, automaker BMW’s manufacturing division, have been enjoying a powerful partnership recently. Plug Power recently delivered a number of hydrogen fuel cells to BMW Manufacturing, where these energy systems were put to use in forklift trucks and other such materials handling vehicles. This was meant to move BMW Manufacturing away from the use of fossil-fuels, and this endeavor seems to be working very well as the company continues to order…

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BMW to receive hydrogen fuel solution from Linde

BMW Hydrogen Fuel Materials Handaling Vehicles

Linde to install hydrogen fuel system at BMW facility Linde North America, a member of the Linde Group and producer of industrial gases, has announced that it will be providing hydrogen fuel systems to a BMW Manufacturing facility in Spartanburg, South Carolina. BMW, along with several other automakers in the auto industry, has shown a strong interest in hydrogen fuel. Much of this interest revolves around the use of hydrogen fuel for transportation, but BMW also believes that this form of renewable energy could be useful for industrial purposes. The…

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Hydrogen fuel continues to impress BMW

BMW Hydrogen Fuel Materials Handaling Vehicles

BMW expands fleet of hydrogen fuel cell materials handling vehicles BMW has been showing more interest in hydrogen fuel cells recently, but not just in the realm of transportation. BMW Manufacturing has announced that it has successfully expanded its use of hydrogen fuel cells for its materials handling equipment. In 2010, BMW began installing hydrogen fuel storage and distribution systems near its Energy Center in South Carolina. Much of the hydrogen that is being used for these systems is generated from the Palmetto Landfill that is located close by. Fuel…

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