Shell uses Hydrogen Pipeline for Fuel Cell Cars from Toyota, Honda and Mercedes

On May 17, 2011, in Blog, by John Addison

Shell Opens Third Hydrogen Station in Southern California Shell announced the opening of a new demonstration hydrogen station in Torrance, California, the first in the US to have hydrogen delivered to the site directly from an existing underground pipeline. Excess hydrogen is typically available on the hydrogen pipelines used by oil refiners. Hydrogen is used […]

Tagged with:  

California’s Electric Transit Ride

On September 28, 2010, in Blog, by John Addison

By John Addison People take hundreds of million electric rides each year in California. The big news is not the electric car drivers or those happily screaming on Disneyland rides; the larger story is network of connected electric rail, buses with cutting edge electric drive systems, and electric cars. No LA and SF are not […]

Tagged with:  

H2O to H2 w/o C

On October 26, 2009, in Blog, by Richard T. Stuebi

by Richard T. Stuebi Although much of the ink these days about innovative vehicles relates to plug-in hybrids, work continues to explore the potential for hydrogen-based fuel cells to play a key role in the transportation sector — particularly in light of the recent decision by Congress to reauthorize funding for hydrogen autos. Admittedly, as […]

Tagged with:  

Hydrogen Goes Public in Southern California

On June 26, 2008, in Blog, by John Addison

By John Addison (6/26/08). On April 20, 2004, after 40 years of fighting it was all smiles between auto executives from Detroit and the regulators of California’s health and emissions. That day a new governor signed the historic California Hydrogen Highways Executive Order. California would be energy independent, instead of consuming more oil than all […]

Tagged with:  

Hydrogen Heaven

On June 12, 2008, in Blog, by Cristina Foung

by Cristina Foung My favorite green product of the week: the Honda FCX Clarity Hydrogen Fuel Cell Vehicle What is it?The Honda FCX Clarity is a hydrogen fuel cell vehicle. It takes hydrogen and oxygen to generate the electricity needed to power the vehicle. It has a range of about 270 miles and a top […]