Saturday, 30 August 2014

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Double celebration for Plug Power

Texas based Ace Hardware open a new all hydrogen material handling facility – and ordered additional GenDrive Units from Plug Power in the process.

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HyperSolar stresses need for “greener” H2

HyperSolar, the developer of a breakthrough technology to produce renewable hydrogen using sunlight and water, has discussed the importance of understanding how hydrogen fuel is produced and implemented into hydrogen fuelling station infrastructure.

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Toyota gains H2 tank approval

The car manufacturer will be able to self-inspect and manufacture the tanks for FCVs. This makes Toyota the first company to become a registered manufacturer of 70 MPa (700 bar) hydrogen tanks under Japan’s High Pressure Gas Safety Act, revised in 1997 by METI.

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MagneGas signals intent for acquisition

The company, that counts among its inventions a patented process that converts liquid waste into a hydrogen-based fuel, announced today that it has signed a Letter of Intent to purchase an established industrial gas distribution company.

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HyperSolar hails H2 advancements

Developments in the United Kingdom, Japan, Denmark, and others continue to advance global hydrogen fuel capabilities.

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Analox sign global deal with Linde

Analox is celebrating securing the biggest deal in its history after it signed a global deal with the biggest gas supplier in the world – The Linde Group.

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Praxair income and sales increase

Praxair has reported second-quarter net income of $467m and diluted earnings per share of $1.58, 5% and 6% above the prior-year quarter, respectively. The company has strong cash flow for operations at $847m – 27% of sales.

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“Best in the world” goal for Air Products

The new Chairman and CEO of Air Products, Seifi Ghasemi, has highlighted various strategies to both customers and staff in video messages posted on the company’s website.

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Q1 fiscal 2015 announcement from Airgas

Airgas, one of the US’s leading suppliers of industrial, medical, and specialty gases, and related products, today reported earnings per diluted share of $1.18 for its first quarter ended June 30, 2014, up 4% over the prior year. First quarter sales increased 3% over the prior year to $1.31bn.

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Industrial gases supporting entire natural gas production chain Subscription

By Stuart Radnedge

This fortnight’s gasInsight feature looks at the vital role our industry plays across the entire petrochemical processing spectrum. Part One is below with Part Two published in two weeks time.

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Technology

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Major investment in US

21 Jul 2014 | By Stuart Radnedge

Air Liquide has expanded its relationship with OCI N.V. in Beaumont, Texas, after the company secured a deal to supply the oxygen for a new world-scale methanol plant.

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Analox sign global deal with Linde

1 Aug 2014 | By Stuart Radnedge

Analox is celebrating securing the biggest deal in its history after it signed a global deal with the biggest gas supplier in the world – The Linde Group.

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Linde Canada “finds” 1,900 cylinders

7 Aug 2014 | By Stuart Radnedge

The cylinders had been considered as either lost or stolen, with an estimated replacement value of $370k. But over a nine-month period the company “found” the cylinders using a new tracking and management service.

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Messer invest in Poland construction

7 Aug 2014 | By Stuart Radnedge

The largest privately managed industrial gases specialist is investing €30m to build a new production plant for air gases such as oxygen, nitrogen and argon – plus another €3m in the construction of a filling plant for technical cylinders.

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Witt stresses importance of valves

22 Jul 2014 | By Stuart Radnedge

Gas non-return valves (check valves) protect systems, outlet points and pipelines against unwanted and potentially hazardous gas mixtures.

More news from the hydrogen sector

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HyperSolar hails H2 advancements

Developments in the United Kingdom, Japan, Denmark, and others continue to advance global hydrogen fuel capabilities.

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Hymera powers the art of sound

New artworks made for radio were broadcast live from a tree-house studio in Glen Nevis in Scotland last week, with the help of BOC’s Hymera, a portable hydrogen energy generator.

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“Record revenues” for Plug Power

The company, which provides energy solutions using hydrogen, has reported its 2014 second quarter results – achieving notable gains in revenue.

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New 40,000 litre liquid h2 tank

After laborious research and engineering man-hours from ISRO & INOXCVA teams, a road transportable, high efficiency LIN shielded 40,000 litres Liquid Hydrogen Tank was designed and manufactured to meet stringent requirement of space research.

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California commissions hydrogen stations

Linde has received $4.3m from the California Energy Commission to build two additional retail hydrogren fuelling stations in northern California – at Oakland International Airport and San Ramon.

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