Aberdeen hydrogen energy storage facility to offer free tours to generate public interest

Free tours of the hydrogen refueling station will take place in September. The Aberdeen City Hydrogen Energy Storage (ACHES) facility will be hosting a series of free tours for the general public in September. The tours are for members of the general public who are interested in hydrogen fuel vehicles as a low carbon transport. ACHES is the second hydrogen refueling station in the Scottish city. Located on Langdykes Road in Cove, the Aberdeen City Hydrogen Energy Storage facility is a crucial part of the city’s investment in hydrogen technology.…

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Oahu hydrogen fuel station opens for businesses

Oahu hydrogen fuel station - Refueling car - gas station

Hawaii’s first publicly accessible hydrogen refueling station becomes operational. The Oahu hydrogen fuel station is the first of its kind in Hawaii and was developed and opened by Servco Pacific. The new station, which reportedly took less than a year to complete, will help to support the use of hydrogen fuel vehicles in Hawaii. Servco will start to lease the Toyota Mirai later this month. Having already found success in establishing a presence in California, Toyota wants to bring its hydrogen fuel cell vehicles to other promising clean transportation markets,…

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World’s First mobile liquid hydrogen refueling station launched

Mobile liquid hydrogen refueling station - Car refueling at Gas Station

Hylium Industries Inc. seeks to help resolve the hydrogen fueling stations shortage. The South Korean-based company that aims to be the leader in worldwide liquid hydrogen power technologies, has released the first-ever mobile liquid hydrogen refueling station. What’s more, the K-ICT Born2Global Centre, which throws its support behind promising technology companies who strive to enter global markets, announced that it expects the mobile hydrogen fuel station will play a significant role in resolving the hydrogen fuel station shortage in Korea and overseas. Hylium’s station manages to efficiently and safely store…

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Canada opens first retail hydrogen refueling station in BC

Hydrogen refueling station - Shell Gas Station in Canada

Vancouver becomes first city in the nation to provide a hydrogen fuel station to consumers. HTEC (Hydrogen Technology & Energy Corporation) and Shell have partnered and opened the very first retail hydrogen refueling station in Canada, according to an HTCE press release. The station is located at a Shell refueling station in Vancouver, British Columbia (BC). This is the first of many stations to be built in BC. The now open hydrogen refueling station is the first in a six-station network HTEC intends to build in BC’s Greater Vancouver and…

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Toyota unveils new hydrogen refueling station in Quebec

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New station will provide hydrogen to the public Toyota is helping expand accessibility to hydrogen in Canada. The Japanese automaker has unveiled a new hydrogen refueling station in Quebec City.  The company suggests that it is the largest hydrogen demonstration project in the country. Moreover, it is the first hydrogen station in Quebec to be open to the public. Station will produce 200 kilograms of hydrogen per day The hydrogen on offer at the new station is produced on site using clean energy. The energy is being provided by Hydro-Quebec.…

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New hydrogen fuel station opens in California

Hydrogen Fuel Station - Woman pumping gas

State’s 29th hydrogen fuel station has officially been opened The California Fuel Cell Partnership has announced that a new hydrogen fuel station has opened. This is the 29th hydrogen station that has been opened to the public in the state. The station aims to provide efficient services to those that drive fuel cell vehicles. These vehicles consume hydrogen to generate electricity. As a result, fuel cell vehicles produce no harmful emissions and are considered more environmentally friendly than their conventional counterparts. New fueling station has been developed by the Linde…

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WSU team aims to build the first hydrogen fuel station in Washington

Team of researchers and students to develop a new hydrogen fuel station Researchers and students from the Washington State University are working together to raise the funds needed to build what they believe will be the state’s first hydrogen fuel station. Washington is a relatively small clean transportation market, with virtually no fuel cell vehicles available to the public. Washington State University hopes to prepare the state for the inevitable coming of these vehicles, however, by helping establish a hydrogen infrastructure. Using renewable energy to produce hydrogen will be a…

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New hydrogen fuel station opens in Tokyo

Air Products and NPSE launch their first hydrogen station in Tokyo Air Products and Nippon Steel & Sumikin Pipeline & Engineering (NPSE) have successfully brought their first hydrogen fuel station in Tokyo online. In February of 2014, both companies agreed to work with one another to develop Japan’s hydrogen market. The country is currently home to one of the most attractive clean transportation and renewable energy markets in the world and the demand for hydrogen fuel cells has been growing aggressively over the past few years. Developing the market is…

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New hydrogen fuel station opens at California State University, Los Angeles

New fueling station comes to life at California university A new hydrogen fuel station has been opened to the public in California. The new fuel station is located at California State University, Los Angeles, where it is being called the first public hydrogen station that can supply drivers with hydrogen by the kilogram. California is currently home to the majority of fuel cell vehicles that are operational in the country, but the state still lacks a comprehensive hydrogen fuel infrastructure that can support these vehicles. New station will help bolster…

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Supermarket chain announces its first hydrogen fuel station in the UK

Sainsbury will become the first supermarket chain in Britain to sell hydrogen to motorists. While governments are encouraging consumers to consider purchasing green vehicles, like hydrogen fuel celled cars, the trouble in many countries, like the United Kingdom, is that the refueling infrastructure to support the mass adoption of these vehicles hasn’t been developed, but now with Britain’s large supermarket chain Sainsbury announcing the opening of its first hydrogen station, the first small steps toward solving this problem are being taken in the UK. Sainsbury’s Hendon Store is to be…

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Group of students develop innovative hydrogen fuel station

New station designed by Washington State University students could hold some promise A group of students from the Washington State University have designed a plan to develop a new fueling station that is both economically sound and environmentally friendly. The station will cater specifically to fuel cell vehicles, being designed with clean transportation in mind. As fuel cell vehicles inch closer to commercial launch, creating an infrastructure that is able to support these vehicles is becoming more important. Without a working fuel infrastructure, clean transportation is likely to be met…

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Honda opens new hydrogen fuel station in California

Honda R&D opens new fueling station equipped with fast-fill technology Honda R&D, the research and development division of the Japanese automaker, has installed a new hydrogen fuel station at its facility in Torrance, California. The new fuel station is designed to serve as a demonstration platform, showcasing fast-fill technology and the convenient nature of fuel stations that provide hydrogen. The station will also serve as a testing site for new technologies developed by Honda R&D. These technologies may be incorporated into a larger fuel infrastructure in California in the future.…

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Air Products receives grant to further hydrogen fuel infrastructure projects

Funding provided to Air Products to further current projects Air Products, a leading producer of chemical gases, has been awarded a grant from Pennsylvania concerning its efforts in developing a hydrogen fuel infrastructure. Like other chemical gas producers, Air Products has played a major role in infrastructure projects in the U.S. The company has provided hydrogen production technology to some of these projects, making it possible for a working infrastructure to take form. This infrastructure is important for the auto industry’s plans concerning hydrogen-powered vehicles. Grant will aid in the…

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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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Will More Public Hydrogen Fueling Stations Fuel Demand For More Hydrogen Cars?

People have been talking about hydrogen fueled cars for decades. The hydrogen car has transformed from a futuristic impossibility akin to George Jetson’s space mobile, to the punch line of a joke told around the water cooler, to where it is now–a reality for an exclusive few, but impractical and unaffordable for most. Will the hydrogen car ever become a common sight in driveways across North America? A group of California politicians and some major automotive companies believe it can. And should. What is a hydrogen car? A hydrogen fuel…

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Slovenia opens its first hydrogen fuel station

First hydrogen fuel station in Slovenia is now open Slovenia has launched its very first hydrogen fuel station this week. The country has been showing a strong interest in clean transportation in recent years in order to cut down on emissions and comply with overarching environmental regulations coming from the European Union. Electric vehicles have been gaining some momentum in Slovenia and the country believes that supporting hydrogen fuel can add further inertia to the interest that consumers are showing in clean transportation. Station currently in demonstration phase The country’s…

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