Linde to supply hydrogen fuel for the Shell Eco-Marathon

Linde will be the exclusive provider of hydrogen for upcoming clean transportation event The Linde Group has announced that it will be the sole supplier of hydrogen fuel for the 2016 Shell Ec0-Marathon. The event is meant to challenges groups of students to develop clean vehicles, pitting them against one another in a race to determine which team has produced the most efficient and environmentally friendly car. Many of these vehicles are likely to be equipped with fuel cells, which have powered efficient cars participating in the event for several…

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Linde to supply hydrogen fuel for the Shell Eco-marathon

Linde will be the exclusive supplier of hydrogen for the Shell event Shell is hosting its fifth annual Eco-marathon, where teams of students from various universities demonstrate the potential of hydrogen fuel cells in the transportation sector. Shell expects that 54 teams will compete in the event this year, showcasing their fuel cells and how these energy systems can be used in vehicles. Linde, a leading producer of chemical gases, will be the exclusive provider of hydrogen fuel for this year’s event. Company continues to play a major role in…

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Linde is close to completing its new hydrogen fuel station in California

Linde will soon complete construction on its first commercial hydrogen station in the US Linde LLC is on the verge of completing the construction of its first retail hydrogen fuel station in the U.S. The company has played a vital role in building a hydrogen infrastructure in many parts of the world. This infrastructure is needed in order for fuel cell vehicles to find the success that automakers want to see. Currently, much of the U.S. lacks a working hydrogen infrastructure, with California serving as home to the majority of…

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Toyota and Linde are making moves on hydrogen fuel

Toyota is beginning to market its new fuel cell vehicle ahead of 2015 launch Toyota is preparing to launch its first fuel cell vehicle in 2015, and this means that the Japanese automakers is beginning to take steps to market its new vehicle. The automaker has high hopes for hydrogen fuel cells and how they can be used to usher in a new era of clean transportation, but there are many things hindering the commercialization of these vehicles. In order to overcome these challenges, Toyota will have to work alongside…

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Linde North America joins hydrogen fuel advocacy partnership

Linde teams with H2USA to build infrastructure Linde North America, a member of the Linde Group, has announced that it has joined the H2USA partnership. H2USA is a public-private partnership from the Department of Energy with a goal of promoting the use of fuel cells in transportation and building a hydrogen fuel infrastructure. Linde has played a major role in the development of such an infrastructure in Europe and is keen to help the U.S. become more accommodating to fuel cell vehicles. Linde’s experience may be a boon for US…

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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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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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Linde Group to supply hydrogen fuel for Hannover Messe event

Hannover Messe 2012 - hydrogen fuel news

Linde production plant wins certification from TUV SUD The Linde Group, a developer of alternative energy technologies and producer of renewable fuels, will be providing hydrogen fuel for vehicles and fuel cells that will be shown off at the Hannover Messe 2012 trade show this year. The hydrogen that will be used at the event is generated at the company’s pilot power plant in Leuna, Germany. The plant generates hydrogen gas from biodiesel byproducts through a process which is sustainable and environmentally friendly. The plant has won certification from TUV…

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Linde Group announces operation of Emeryville hydrogen fuel station

California hydrogen fuel refueling station doing its part in keeping public transportation clean. The Linde Group, a producer of industrial gases, has announced that its new hydrogen fueling station in Emeryville, California, has begun operation at the city’s AC Transit. The station is currently capable of providing fuel for more than 12 public transit buses and 20 commercial vehicles each day. Linde has tentative plans to expand the capabilities of the station in the future. The station is one of two that supplies the AC Transit with hydrogen fuel. These…

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