B.C.’s clean-energy sector has message for province: Consider the return on your investment

VANCOUVER SUN | Merran Smith and Randy MacEwen From tourism to the province’s film industry, many of B.C.’s most prominent economic sectors have been hit hard by measures to contain the coronavirus. And surely you’ve seen the headlines lamenting cratering oil prices. But what about the other side of energy? The clean-energy sector, which employs […]

Ballard Announces Order From Solaris For 25 Fuel Cell Modules to Power Buses in Germany

Ballard Power Systems (NASDAQ: BLDP; TSX: BLDP) today announced a purchase order from Solaris Bus & Coach S.A. (“Solaris”; www.solarisbus.com), a leading European bus and trolleybus manufacturer and Ballard partner headquartered in Bolechowo, Poland, for 25 of the Company’s new 70 kilowatt heavy-duty FCmove™-HD fuel cell modules. These 25 modules will power 15 Solaris Urbino 12 […]

Loop Energy recognised on Ready to Rocket Cleantech List

CHFCA member Loop Energy, a leading provider of fuel cell electric range extenders for medium and heavy-duty transport applications, has been listed on the 2020 Ready to Rocket Cleantech List. The Ready to Rocket list is compiled by Rocket Builders and has been identifying “movers and shakers” in British Columbia’s technology sector for the past […]

Hydrogen in a Time of COVID-19

CHFCA Blog | Mark Kirby News is bleak.  Revenues are crashing as markets dry up and operations are compromised.  Companies are making the tough choice whether to lay off employees and risk losing vital talent.  Everyone is concerned about families and essential workers. In this environment and with apologies to writer Gabriel Garcia Marques, who […]

f-cell+HFC 2020 – COVID-19 Update from Management

March 19, 2020 Dear f-cell+HFC stakeholders and f-cell+HFC 2020 attendees, CHFCA and PSA are continuing to monitor the coronavirus (COVID-19) situation and its potential impact on f-cell+HFC 2020 The Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Event in Vancouver on June 8+9, 2020. You can rely on our newsletters to keep you informed – our next update for […]

Modo drivers in Metro Vancouver embrace hydrogen electric vehicles and call for more stations

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA (March 19, 2020) – A new survey of British Columbia (BC) carshare users who booked the Hyundai NEXO fuel cell electric vehicle (FCEV) in recent months found that most had a positive experience driving the NEXO, with 93% of respondents indicating curiosity drove their decision to book the zero-emission vehicle, and 68% […]