Hydrogen


ITM Power share price slides, despite the announcement of a collaboration with Ove Arup & Partners on hydrogen refuelling stations and hydrogen power systems. Photo credit: ITM Power

ITM flounders in wake of Arup hydrogen deal

By Jason Deign A deal with engineering and consultancy giant Ove Arup & Partners last week has not prevented hydrogen systems developer ITM Power from sliding in value. Arup’s memorandum of understanding should have been an end-of-year…



Researchers at Rutgers have developed a catalyst based on carbon nanotubes that could replace platinum in hydrogen fuel production from water.

Energy storage news: 23.07.14

This week’s energy storage news headlines from our Twitter feed. The Society of Automotive Engineers has finalised a new hydrogen fueling standard for light-duty vehicles: SAE J2601. BMW and Samsung SDI are expanding their relationship in electric…



Joe Pratt studies hydrogen fuel cell energy storage in ports at the Port of Oakland, California. Photo credit: Sandia National Laboratories

Energy storage in port operations

A hidden challenge for renewable energy, in terms of carbon reductions at least, is making sure your cure is not more damaging than your disease. Many types of renewable power plants, for example, contain large…



GM has accumulated nearly 3 million miles of real-world driving in a fleet of 119 hydrogen-powered vehicles since 2007. Photo credit: General Motors

Car fuel cells: the road ahead

Today we’ll be taking a look at an energy storage medium that’s very much in the news at the moment, with various auto-manufacturers announcing hydrogen-powered vehicles, fuel cells increasingly being used for off-grid energy supply…