Japan

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    Ballard technology used in test of H2 boat

    2018-04-04T15:43:00Z

    Two of Ballard Power Systems’ FCveloCity®-MD 30kW modules have been successfully integrated and tested in a hybrid marine application by a consortium that includes Yanmar, National Martime Research Institute (NMRI) and Japan Ship Technology Research Association (JSTRA).

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    Nitrogen: Applications and distribution

    2018-04-04T10:02:00Z

    As the most abundant of the air gases, the markets for nitrogen in terms of production, distribution and application are well established, and are discussed here by Rob Cockerill.

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    Air Liquide opens hydrogen station

    2018-04-04T08:20:00Z

    Air Liquide Japan has completed construction of the first public ‘fixed location’ hydrogen (H 2 ) station in Kawasaki City, Kanagawa Prefecture, and it began operations last month.

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    SDK opens subsidiary branch in Wuhan

    2018-04-03T09:41:00Z

    Showa Denko K.K (SDK) has established a branch of its subsidiary Shanghai Showa Chemicals Co., Ltd. (SSC) in Wuhan, Hubei Province in China, aiming to strengthen its business to sell high-purity gases for electronics in China.

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    Commercial deployment for H2 forklift refuelling

    2018-03-29T11:57:00Z

    The partners of the Simplefuel® hydrogen (H 2 ) refuelling appliance – IVYS Energy Solutions and PDC Machines, along with Japanese partner Tokyo Boeki Mechanics – have announced its first commercial deployment in Japan.

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    Toyota launches fuel cell bus

    2018-03-28T10:39:00Z

    Toyota Motor Corporation has launched a production model of its fuel cell bus that aims to work “for the world and for people, is environmentally friendly, and can contribute to communities beyond its role as a mobility service”.

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    Showa Denko expands operations

    2018-03-28T08:44:00Z

    Japanese chemical company Showa Denko K.K (SDK) has expanded its capacity to produce high-purity hydrogen bromide (HBr), starting operation of its expanded HBr plant this month.

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    TNSC acquires right to sell East Siberian helium

    2018-03-26T16:16:00Z

    According to The Gas Review, on 22 nd February, Taiyo Nippon Sanso (TNSC) concluded an agreement through its US affiliate Matheson Tri-Gas with Gazprom to import and distribute helium (He) of Russian origin as the first Japanese company.

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    HORIBA wins 2018 iF Design Award

    2018-03-23T10:27:00Z

    HORIBA, an OEM of instruments and measurements systems, has won an internationally renowned design award from German design organisation iF International Forum Design GmbH.

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    Toyota accelerates use of hydrogen at its plants

    2018-03-16T11:52:00Z

    Toyota Motor Corporation has deployed 20 fuel cell forklifts, manufactured by Toyota Industries Corporation, at its Motomachi plant located in Toyota City, Aichi Prefecture.