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Report Analyzes Fuel Cell Use for DoD Power Needs

The Defense Logistics Agency Research and Development (DLA R&D) sponsored an assessment of how fuel cells can help meet DoD’s power needs in the near term, i.e., the next 5 years. The assessment, written by LMI, is intended to assist DoD in establishing priorities and taking actions that reflect the potential energy, environmental, and economic [...]

Fuel Cells will Supply Backup Power to Eight Military Installations across the Country

July 26, 2011 by kcanada  
Filed under DoD Hydrogen and Fuel Cell News


Last week, the DOE, in partnership with the DOD, announced that 18 fuel cell backup power systems will be installed on 8 military installations throughout in the United States as part of the Federal effort to strengthen energy security. This $6.6 million demonstration project is being conducted under a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) signed between [...]

New Video Highlights Hydrogen Program at NREL

June 21, 2011 by kcanada  
Filed under DoD Hydrogen and Fuel Cell News

The Hydrogen and Fuel Cells Research Program at the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) is dedicated to advancing the use of hydrogen “to power the next generation.” Through coordination by the Hydrogen Technologies & Systems Center, this program focuses on each of the components necessary for safe and sustained use of hydrogen and fuel cell [...]

Fuel Cell and Hydrogen Energy Association (FCHEA) Making Strides to “Transform Energy Network”

June 21, 2011 by kcanada  
Filed under DoD Hydrogen and Fuel Cell News

In late October 2010, the Fuel Cell and Hydrogen Energy Association (FCHEA) was created through a merger of the National Hydrogen Association and the U.S. Fuel Council to expand the market use of hydrogen as a renewable energy source (see original post for more details). Since then, the FCHEA has become the international forerunner in [...]

Knowledge Gained from DLA Hydrogen Demonstration Projects Valuable Beyond Just the DLA/DoD Community

June 21, 2011 by kcanada  
Filed under DoD Hydrogen and Fuel Cell News

As the DLA hydrogen and fuel cell pilot projects continue, project leaders are already gaining important insight that is critical to successful wide-scale use of hydrogen and fuel cell technology both inside and outside of the DoD. Two briefings by DLA and Logistics Management Institute (LMI) personnel were held recently at the 2011 Environment, Energy [...]

DOE’s Annual Merit Review Highlights and Awards Hydrogen Fuel Cell Projects

June 21, 2011 by kcanada  
Filed under DoD Hydrogen and Fuel Cell News

Each year, the Department of Energy holds the Annual Merit Review and Peer Evaluation Meeting (AMR) which highlights projects that are funded by the DOE’s Vehicle Technologies Program and Hydrogen and Fuel Cells Program. This year’s meeting was held on May 9-13 in Washington, DC. The 2011 AMR included presentations on the status and results [...]

Merger of the U.S. Fuel Cell Council and the National Hydrogen Association Accelerate Hydrogen Energy Commercialization

November 10, 2010 by kcanada  
Filed under DoD Hydrogen and Fuel Cell News

The National Hydrogen Association announced in late October its merger with the U.S. Fuel Council in order to advance the future of hydrogen fuel cell technology. The newly formed company, the Fuel Cell and Hydrogen Energy Association (FCHEA), brings together two of the nation’s strongest hydrogen fuel advocates to expand the market use of hydrogen [...]

2011 Hydrogen Student Design Contest Focuses on Solving Residential Hydrogen Fuel Cell Issues

November 10, 2010 by kcanada  
Filed under DoD Hydrogen and Fuel Cell News

The Hydrogen Education Foundation just finalized the 54-team field for the 2011 Hydrogen Student Design Contest. Sponsored by the Department of Energy, this competition was initiated in 2004 to allow students from around the world to put there engineering skills to the test. This year’s theme is Residential Fueling with Hydrogen, meaning that the submissions will [...]

CTE’s Fuel Cell Utility Vehicles are Part of International Fuel Cell Seminar

October 27, 2010 by kcanada  
Filed under DoD Hydrogen and Fuel Cell News, Feature

The Center for Transportation and the Environment (CTE) showcased their extended range fuel cell vehicles at the 2010 Annual Fuel Cell Seminar. Every year since 1976, the Fuel Cell Seminar has been held as an international meeting of the minds. It is a forum for both researchers and developers to meet and discuss latest advances [...]

Department of Defense has Two Vital Research Programs to Improve Environmental Performance

September 9, 2010 by kcanada  
Filed under DoD Hydrogen and Fuel Cell News

The Defense Logistics Agency is not alone in the Department of Defense’s environmental technology push. The DoD recently created a new website to highlight its two main environmental research programs, the Strategic Environmental Research and Development Program (SERDP) and the Environmental Security Technology Certification Program (ESTCP). These Programs enable the DoD to increase sustainability and [...]

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