|Pique Magazine - September 2012
Hydrogen buses pass 1.5-million mile mark
Whistler's 20-bus hydrogen fuel cell fleet is about halfway through its five-year pilot period, and in September the buses will pass a new milestone —
1.5 million road miles (over 2.5 million kilometres) on the road. For Vancouver's Ballard Power Systems, which is the partner in the pilot that contributed the hydrogen fuel cells that convert hydrogen gas to electricity, it's a big moment. Read More...
|Mining Weekly - January 2012
Fuel cells provide clean power, cut carbon, sustain jobs
Durban - Hydrogen fuel cells using platinum catalysts are efficient, versatile and scaleable and represent a proven technology that ensures clean, reliable and cost-effective power. This is a strong endorsement of the long-studied fuel-cell technology. Cynthia Carroll, CEO of the diversified Anglo American mining behemoth, makes this endorsement forcefully. Read more...
|Two Ballard powered hydrogen-driven fuel cell hybrid buses have successfully finished a four-month test period. The 18 meter articulated busses named "Phileas" will now take up regular public transport service on inner-city and regional lines in the Rhein-Erft county for the first time. Read more...|
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