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Toyota to quadruple production of Mirai fuel-cell vehicles by 2017

 

23rd January 2015. The Toyota Motor Corporation of Japan has announced it will more than quadruple annual production of its Mirai fuel-cell model to meet strong demand. In the month since the Mirai ...

http://www.japantimes.co.jp/news/2015/01/23/business/corporate-business/toyota-to-quadruple-production-of-mirai-fuel-cell-vehicles-by-2017  Link to external site

 

2014 was Earth's warmest year on record

 

The NOAA's National Climatic Data Center (NCDC) has released its latest report, which found globally averaged temperature over land and ocean surfaces for 2014 was the highest among all years since ...

http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/sotc/global/2014/12  Link to external site

 

AFC Energy latest test results on track for 240kW by end 2015

 

16th January 2015. SHFCA member AFC Energy has announced the successful trial of its first 51 cell stack cartridge at an industrial gas plant facility in Germany. Highlights of this recent trial ...

http://www.afcenergy.com/news/2015/1/16/1307/afc_energy_successfully_doubles_fuel_cell_stack_size_in_january_trial  Link to external site

 

New Year Honours for Elizabeth Johnson, MBE

 

5th January 2015. The Scottish Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Association is delighted to announce that one of our Board members, Elizabeth Johnson, has been honoured and made an MBE (Member of the British ...

http://pureenergycentre.com/elizabeth-johnson-mbe-businesswoman-honoured-for-her-work-in-renewables/  Link to external site

 

Fuel poverty in Scotland targeted by UKs first funded fuel cell programme

 

6th January 2015. Low carbon developer and social enterprise, iPower, has launched the UK’s first funded fuel cell programme to help combat fuel poverty in Scotland thanks to a 1m investment ...

http://www.socialinvestmentscotland.com/news-and-events/fuel-poverty-in-scotland-targeted-by-uks-first-funded-fuel-cell-programme/  Link to external site

 

10 Questions Regarding Hydrogen Vehicle Refuelling Standards

 

The US Department of Energy's (DOE's) Fuel Cell Technologies Office has made significant investment in hydrogen and fuel cell research and development (R&D) over the last decade, helping to cut fuel ...

http://energy.gov/eere/fuelcells/articles/10-questions-regarding-sae-hydrogen-fueling-standards  Link to external site

 

ITM Power expands manufacturing test facilties in Sheffield

 

5th January 2015. SHFCA member ITM Power has announced that it has begun a significant expansion of the manufacturing facilities at its Atlas Way site in Sheffield. The expansion includes two new ...

http://www.itm-power.com/news-item/manufacturing-testing-and-power-supply-expansion  Link to external site

 

2014 set to be warmest UK year ever recorded

 

The UK Met Office has released an update for the weather during the past year. It predicts that 2014 will be the warmest UK year ever recorded, and that the most likely cause is human influence on ...

http://metofficenews.wordpress.com/  Link to external site

 

How much are householders really willing to pay for micro-CHP in Europe?

 

SHFCA member Delta-ee has just released their latest in a series of White Papers, which asks the question ‘How much are householders really willing to pay for micro-CHP in Europe?’

http://www.delta-ee.com/images/downloads/pdfs/2014/Delta-ee_Micro-CHP_Price_Elasticity_White_Paper_Dec2014.pdf  Link to external site

 

Fuel Cell Power releaases latest update on Transport

 

The latest issue of Fuel Cell Power focuses on transport and is available to download from the Fuel Cell Power website.

Manufacturers are taking the initiative with the introduction of ...

http://www.fuelcellpower.org.uk  Link to external site

 
 

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