Transport

01.20.22

SunLine celebrates new mobile hydrogen refueling station in Indio

SunLine’s growing hydrogen bus fleet can now refuel at a mobile station in Indio, in addition to SunLine’s...

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01.19.22

Use of fuel cell vehicles expected to increase in the U.S.

Although natural gas continues to fuel a significant portion of the U.S. transportation sector, the use of hydrogen...

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01.18.22

National coalition to advance the development of hydrogen fuel cell buses formed in the U.S.

The Hydrogen Fuel Cell Bus Council (HFC Bus Council) has formed a first-of-its-kind national coalition of public transit...

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01.14.22

Proposed Californian state budget set to include $6.1bn for zero-emission vehicles including hydrogen

California, US, is set to welcome over $6.1bn over five years, outlined within the proposed 2022-2023 State Budget,...

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01.14.22

More hydrogen infrastructure investments are needed in California to meet zero-emission vehicle goals

California will not meet its zero-emission vehicle goals, unless infrastructure developments are made to support the adoption of...

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01.13.22

San Juan College launches new certification with emphasis on hydrogen fuel cell technology in the automotive industry

A new certification programme has been approved by the San Juan College Board of Trustees that will provide...

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01.13.22

Port of Hueneme Pass MOU for Use of Electric Terminal Tractors

On Dec. 20, the Port of Hueneme and the Oxnard Harbor District board voted to approve a Memorandum...

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01.07.22

CaFCP outlines 200 heavy-duty hydrogen refuelling stations target by 2035 at CHBC webinar

The California Hydrogen Business Council (CHBC) hosted a webinar on Thursday (Jan 6) aiming to showcase the feasibility...

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12.29.21

Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act and Build Back Better plan could spark hydrogen fuel cell industry

The federal Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act and Build Back Better plan have the potential to spark huge...

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12.22.21

Amazon invests in ammonia fuel tech to curb cargo ship emissions

Major U.S. retailers have pledged to curb their supply-chain emissions by powering warehouses with renewable energy and replacing...

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12.22.21

Feds Need Both FCEVs and BEVs to Achieve Biden’s Net-Zero Order

The transportation sector accounts for 29 percent of greenhouse gas emissions (GHGs) in the U.S., the largest share of any...

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12.21.21

Champaign-Urbana MTD Partners with Public and Private Sector to Implement Hydrogen Fuel-Cell Technology

By working with a consortium of partners, including state, federal, local, private, and nonprofit entities, the Champaign-Urbana Mass...

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12.16.21

Turn up the heat: A brief history of high-temperature hydrogen fuel cells

In the early 1960s, a cooperative effort between the US Air Force Materials Laboratory, Dupont, and the Celanese...

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12.08.21

The ‘first’ zero-emission hydrogen-powered airliner in the US is set to be operational by 2025

With the signing of a Letter of Intent (LOI), a new green propulsion system that utilises hydrogen could...

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12.07.21

Port of Seattle green hydrogen fuel project underway with DOE funding

Two studies are proceeding to determine the potential for the clean energy source. Teams at Seattle City Light,...

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12.03.21

Sea Change fuel cell ferry refuels in the United States for first time

The catamaran hydrogen fuel cell ferry known as the Sea Change is set to operate in San Francisco...

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12.01.21

Renewable hydrogen fuel being studied for the Port of Seattle

Two studies—led by a team from Seattle City Light, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL), and Sandia National Laboratories—are...

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12.01.21

Hydrogen could be the key to zero-carbon flight – here’s why

The range of battery-electric cars has risen substantially over the past decade, making them increasingly appealing for drivers....

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11.30.21

What it will take to decarbonize shipping

It’s hard to decarbonize, it’s often overlooked and it accounts for more annual carbon emissions than air travel:...

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11.18.21

13 Hydrogen fuel cell buses ordered for the Foothill Transit fleet

The Californian public transportation service has ordered another thirteen zero-emission buses. Foothill Transit in California has ordered thirteen...

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11.16.21

Shipping and aviation plan to go net zero. How?

October saw a seismic shift, with the global maritime shipping and aviation industries both committing to move to...

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11.16.21

California OKs $1.4 bln plan for car chargers, hydrogen refueling

The California Energy Commission (CEC) has approved a three-year $1.4 billion plan to help California achieve its electric...

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11.11.21

HyFleet: FlixMobility, Freudenberg and ZF to build Europe´s first green hydrogen long distance bus

 FlixMobility, the leading tech-mobility company for sustainable and intermodal mobility, takes part in the recently started research project...

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11.10.21

Exclusive Hydrogen Council column: Net zero isn’t a zero-sum game in transport – both battery and fuel cell electric vehicles are needed

The movement of people and goods throughout society has always depended on more than one technology. Different individuals,...

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11.09.21

Op-Ed: Hydrogen fueling stations will provide another way to drive electric in Colorado

Battery electric vehicles are getting more attention than ever before from U.S. consumers and investors. More than one...

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11.09.21

Port of Seattle and Seattle City Light to study use of hydrogen fuel

The Port of Seattle and Seattle City Light will take a deeper look at using hydrogen fuels to...

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11.05.21

SunLine Transit brings hydrogen fuel cell bus total to 26 with new order

Five new hydrogen fuel cell buses are set for California, US, with SunLine Transit Agency ordering further zero-emission...

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11.04.21

Meeting climate targets requires a rapid acceleration in the fuel economy of vehicles

To help put the world on track for net zero emissions by 2050, automakers need to almost triple...

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11.04.21

California’s Fuel Cell Electric Vehicle Future

The possibility of home production and usage of fuel cell technology for high-efficiency, zero-emission electric vehicles has sparked...

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11.02.21

The signature fuel of the American space programme: NASA’s influential role in the liquid hydrogen ecosystem

As NASA looks once again to putting astronauts back on the surface of the moon, with the upcoming...

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11.01.21

Leading aviation manufacturers outline sustainable flight commitments; hydrogen to play a major role

Seven of the world’s major aviation manufacturers have strengthened their stance on sustainable aviation, having committed to investigating...

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10.21.21

The signature fuel of the American space programme: NASA shares why hydrogen plays such a vital role in its missions

It was exactly a decade ago that NASA’s Space Shuttle touched down for the final time in the...

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10.21.21

Golden Empire Transit unveils new hydrogen fuel cell buses

Golden Empire Transit unveiled its new hydrogen fuel cell buses Tuesday morning. The company says it is an...

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10.19.21

What Are Hydrogen Cars?

Cars that run on hydrogen are called fuel-cell vehicles. They are electric vehicles that get their energy from...

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10.18.21

California’s hydrogen station network could be self-sufficient by 2030

California’s hydrogen station network could be self-sufficient within the next decade with $300m or less in state support...

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10.18.21

New on-site hydrogen production station opens at MTD

The Champaign-Urbana Mass Transit District (MTD) now boasts a brand-new on-site hydrogen production station, powered by nearly 5,500...

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10.14.21

MTD’s unveils hydrogen-powered buses: ‘The ultimate expression’ of sustainability

The Champaign-Urbana Mass Transit District’s newest buses are clean. So clean, in fact, that the water vapor —...

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10.12.21

Hydrogen Aviation in the US

Whether they are boarded to go on holiday, take a business trip, or visit some long-distance relatives, airplanes...

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10.12.21

Hydrogen set to make a big splash in the US shipping industry

Hydrogen holds substantial promise in a range of applications but perhaps the most significant of them all is...

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10.07.21

California’s Foothill Transit orders 20 hydrogen fuel cell-electric buses from NFI subsidiary New Flyer

NFI Group Inc. (“NFI” or the “Company”), a leading independent bus and coach manufacturer and a leader in...

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10.04.21

Zero-emission Transit Vehicles Are a Positive Step Forward

The North County Transit District recently received funding to construct a hydrogen fueling station. The station is a...

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10.04.21

California to gain five more hydrogen fuel cell buses

California is growing its hydrogen mobility solutions with New Flyer of America set to provide five new Xcelsior...

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09.28.21

Officials Promise More Hydrogen for San Diego’s Growing Fleet of Fuel Cell Cars

Growing popularity of zero-emission cars powered by fuel cells has caused occasional shortages of hydrogen in San Diego,...

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09.24.21

Eaton, partners to advance hydrogen fuel-cell technology for heavy-duty trucks

Eaton’s vehicle group is partnering with Ballard Fuel Cell Systems and the U.S. Department of Energy’s National Renewable...

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09.24.21

Hydrogen Fueled Cars Are Making A Comeback

The race is on for car manufacturers to bring out their own range on electric vehicles (EV). But...

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09.23.21

Net-Zero Arrives: e-Revolution Picks Up Steam

Long before President Joe Biden made a nationwide goal of 100 percent clean energy and net-zero emissions by...

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09.21.21

World’s first battery-electric freight train debuts in U.S. amid push for lower rail emissions

The world’s first battery-electric freight train was unveiled at an event in Pittsburgh, Pa., earlier this month, amid...

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09.17.21

California projects 100 retail hydrogen stations by the end of 2023

The California Air Resources Board (CARB) predicts continued slow expansion of hydrogen infrastructure in the state. It recently...

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09.14.21

New York joins California in setting 2035 zero-emission passenger car goal

New York has become the second US state to sign legislation requiring passenger cars and light-duty trucks to...

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09.14.21

CARB: CA’s 100-station hydrogen refueling station target could be met by end of 2023

The California Air Resources Board (CARB) has released the 2021 issue of its Annual Evaluation of Fuel Cell Electric...

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08.23.21

Letter to the Editor: Hydrogen car naysayers sound like battery EV critics 20 years ago

To the editor: As The Times notes in its reports on hydrogen-powered fuel cell vehicles, California is the...

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08.19.21

US hydrogen ferry one step closer to hitting Californian waters

Trials of a 70-foot, 75-passenger, hydrogen-powered electric-drive ferry that will operate in the California Bay Area are now...

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08.17.21

US: Government officials and members of Congress support hydrogen transportation

Government agency officials and members of the Congress on Wednesday (August 11) showed great support for hydrogen-powered transportation,...

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07.29.21

Plans progress for the Californian hydrogen-powered locomotive project

Southern California Gas (SoCalGas), Sierra Northern Railway and Gas Technology Institute (GTI) have joined forces to develop a...

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07.26.21

Hydrogen fuel cell EVs offer promising low-GHG car option, study

According to the International Council on Clean Transportation, H2 has potential for passenger vehicles. A new International Council...

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07.16.21

Why fuel cells are no longer the wallflowers: The road to decarbonising transport

As the electrification of transportation continues to accelerate with lithium-ion battery solutions leading the way, are the right...

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06.30.21

A truly sustainable transport sector must incorporate fuel cells

Despite rapidly approaching Net Zero goals and bans on the sale of new gasoline and diesel vehicles, it...

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06.16.21

Why the future of long-haul heavy trucking probably includes lots of hydrogen

The climate crisis requires that we decarbonize our global transportation systems. To meet this requirement, the purported solution...

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06.02.21

The first North American commercial hydrogen ferry is in the works

The fuel cell e-ferry will be called Sea Change and it will provide zero-emission passenger transport. SWITCH Maritime...

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05.27.21

North America’s first commercial hydrogen fuel cell, zero-emission e-ferry

As alternative energy sources promising reduced or net-zero carbon emissions increase in popularity, one old technology is enabling SWITCH...

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05.27.21

Hydrogen-Powered Trains Have Arrived

For all the buzz about hydrogen trucks and planes, railways provide the most immediate test case for the rollout...

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Ammonia and hydrogen are key to decarbonizing maritime transport, says World Bank report

Green ammonia and hydrogen have both been recognised as key zero emission fuel sources that could be influential...

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04.16.21

North America’s hydrogen highway

It’s 2004 and Arnold Schwarzenegger, then governor of California in the US, has just pulled up at the...

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04.09.21

Hydrogen Offers Promising Future for Long-Haul Trucking Industry

Interest in hydrogen fuel cells as a sustainable source of clean energy is on the rise globally, and...

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04.09.21

Nearly 10,000 hydrogen FCEVs in the US

Almost 10,000 fuel cell electric vehicles (FCEVs) have been sold and leased in the US as of 1st...

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04.05.21

Opinion: Hydrogen-powered vehicles must be part of Colorado’s plan to get to zero emissions

One of President Joe Biden’s first acts as president was to sign a “Buy American” executive order that...

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03.15.21

Hydrogen may power the future of commercial trucking

Hydrogen fuel cell motors are powered by hydrogen to create electricity for cars and trucks. Unlike solely electric...

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03.12.21

Fact Sheet: Hydrogen in Transportation

How can hydrogen decarbonize transportation and mobility? Check out this factsheet to learn more about how hydrogen’s distinct...

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03.02.21

Biggest hydrogen fuel cell component factory in U.S. coming to Bolingbrook, Illinois

Hyzon Motors said it will begin manufacturing in a 28,000-square-foot facility at 599 S. Schmidt Road and hire...

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02.23.21

Is heavy-duty fuel cell trucking almost ready for prime time?

Demonstration projects and investments suggest greater acceptance. Blank check companies are raising hundreds of millions of dollars to...

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01.21.21

Hydrogen Fueling Station Opens In Berkeley

The station at 1250 University Ave. is the fourth opened in the Bay Area by Shell at its...

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12.28.20

The Gospel of Hydrogen Power

In December, the California Fuel Cell Partnership tallied 8,890 electric cars and 48 electric buses running on hydrogen...

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