Posts Tagged ‘ fuelcell energy ’

New Haven chosen for clean FuelCell Energy power plant

Jul 29th, 2014 | By

Information regarding the projects, which consist of two 2.8 MW DFC3000 fuel cell power plants to be installed at different sites within the UI service territory, was released on April 30 and identified Bridgeport as one location with the other to be named at a later date.

UI getting 2 new fuel cell power plants in Connecticut

May 2nd, 2014 | By

The United Illuminating Co. has selected FuelCell Energy two build a pair of 2.8 megawatt fuel cell power plants for the utility.

FuelCell Energy awarded $3M from energy department

Apr 9th, 2014 | By

According to a news release, “This project will enhance the performance, increase the lifespan, and decrease the cost of stationary fuel cells being used for distributed generation and combined heat and power applications.”

Fuel cell technology: has its moment finally arrived?

Nov 8th, 2013 | By

Peter Kelly-Detwiler interviewed Chip Bottone, the President and CEO of Connecticut-based FuelCell Energy, for Forbes. FuelCell Energy operates 50 fuel cell power plants in nine different countries across the world, including one that will power Al Gore’s new headquarters in London. Click on this Environmental Headline for more on this story.

FuelCell Energy to develop biogas-fueled project in California

Oct 23rd, 2013 | By

Danbury-based FuelCell Energy Inc. announced two updates to the development and commercialization of solid oxide fuel cell (SOFC) technology, which included a $6.4 million cooperative agreement with the U.S. DOE and a SOFC power plant preparing for operation at a California dairy farm.

VIDEO: Waste Derived Biogas to Power Fuel Cells on Dairy Farm as DOE Backs Manufacturer

Oct 11th, 2013 | By

Danbury-based, FuelCell Energy – which has developed a solid oxide fuel cell technology capable of running on waste derived biogas – is to enter into a $6.4 million cost shared cooperative agreement with the U.S. Department of Energy to continue research and development on a demonstration sub-megawatt SOFC power plant.

FuelCell Energy Posts Record Sales Quarter

Sep 5th, 2013 | By

Sales at Danbury-based FuelCell Energy Inc. jumped 81 percent in the third quarter ending July 31, beating Wall Street estimates, the company reported late Wednesday. Total revenues for the quarter were $53.7 million, a record for the firm, up from $29.7 million in the same quarter last year. FuelCell Energy, which manufactures fuel cells in

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Another Way Fuel Cells Could Clean Up Power

May 25th, 2013 | By

Not all fuel cells can be used to capture carbon dioxide. The process only works with molten carbonate fuel cells, a type made by Danbury-based FuelCell Energy, which sells them now to businesses and utilities for certain niche applications. Click on this Environmental Headline for more of this story.

FuelCell Energy Announces 121.8 Megawatt Order (Largest Ever)

Nov 6th, 2012 | By

Danbury-based FuelCell Energy has announced an order from its South Korean partner, POSCO Energy for 121.8 megawatts of fuel cell kits and services to be manufactured at the FuelCell Energy production facility in Torrington, Connecticut. The estimated value of the multi-year contract is approximately $181 million. POSCO Energy, the largest independent power producer in South Korea, is a subsidiary of POSCO, a global steel producer.

FuelCell Energy receives funding for carbon capture initiative

Oct 18th, 2012 | By

FuelCell Energy, a leading developer of hydrogen fuel cells based in Connecticut, has qualified for $800,000 in funding from the U.S. government concerning an ambitious carbon capture initiative. Click on this environmental headline for more on this local business story.

FuelCell Energy shares sink on third-quarter miss

Sep 10th, 2012 | By

FuelCell Energy Inc. executives say the future of the company is brightening as international orders and even projects in its home state are becoming realities.

FuelCell Energy of Danbury Awarded $3.8M Navy Contract

Jul 27th, 2012 | By

FuelCell Energy Inc. has announced a $3.8 million contract award from the U.S. Navy to develop and test a Hybrid Solid Oxide Fuel Cell (SOFC)-Battery power system for large displacement undersea vehicle propulsion. This 18 month phase-I award will fund development and laboratory testing of the SOFC propulsion system. Successful performance results may lead to a phase II award that would involve the delivery of a full scale system for testing in an unmanned undersea vehicle.

FuelCell Energy sells 1.4MW fuel cell power plant to G3 Power

Aug 23rd, 2010 | By

FuelCell Energy, a manufacturer of ultra-clean power plants using renewable and other fuels, has announced the sale of a 1.4MW DFC1500 fuel cell power plant to G3 Power Systems. The power plant will be installed at Olivera Egg Ranch, a poultry ranch located in French Camp, California. It will utilize renewable biogas for fuel, converting

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