Johnson Matthey Fuel Cells receives Government funding for research in catalysts and membranes to establish hydrogen storage infrastructure

Some £3 million of UK government funding has been allocated to seven research projects into areas including catalysts and membranes to establish hydrogen storage infrastructure and fuel cells incorporating nanomaterial.
Johnson Matthey Fuel Cells is among the companies leading one of the projects. The others are Alstom Grid UK Ltd, C-Tech Innovation Ltd, Cella Energy Ltd, […]

E.ON explores hydrogen storage

E.ON will invest €5m to develop a pilot plant in Falkenhagen, Germany, to convert power from wind energy into hydrogen for storage on the gas grid. The project will begin in 2013 and 360 metres of hydrogen per hour will be produced by electrolysis before being fed into the Ontras gas grid to be used like […]

Partnership for the development of the European market for hydrogen forklift trucks

Air Liquide and Plug Power announced their intent to join forces to develop the market for hydrogen-powered forklift trucks in Europe.  Fuel-cell powered forklift trucks is today’s fastest growing hydrogen market. This initiative should lead to the creation of a joint venture between Plug Power and Axane (subsidiary of the Air Liquide group) in France, which would rely on […]

ITM Power and EcoIsland Partnership sign agreement for the provision of hydrogen energy storage and clean fuel technologies for the Isle of Wight

ITM Power announced a new partnership agreement with the EcoIsland Consortium – the largest single sustainability project in the UK involving a range of leading organisations such as IBM, Toshiba, Scottish and Southern Energy (SSE), Southern Water, Cable&Wireless Worldwide and now also ITM Power which will provide hydrogen energy storage and clean fuel technologies for integration into the renewable energy smart grid system being developed on […]