A designer and manufacturer of hydrogen and fuel cell systems, Hydrogenics Corporation, has announced that it has been selected by Air Liquide Canada to provide the hydrogen generation system to support BC Transit's fleet of 20 fuel cell-powered buses. The system is to be located at BC Transit's Langford Transit Centre.
Hydrogenics Corporation is a globally recognized developer and provider of hydrogen generation and fuel cell products and services, serving the growing industrial and clean energy markets of today and tomorrow.
Hydrogenics' proprietary advanced water electrolysis technology provides customers with a secure source of clean hydrogen when and where it is needed and when connected to clean energy source, provides a zero-emission transportation fuel. This onsite hydrogen generation system will be the first system sold to Air Liquide in Canada and the first system integrated into an Air Liquide fueling station in North America.
$quot;Hydrogenics is very pleased to be working with one of our longest standing partners, Air Liquide, to deliver the core hydrogen generation system for the new refueling station in Victoria,$quot; commented Daryl Wilson, Hydrogenics President and CEO.
$quot;This is very much a 'world stage' initiative that BC Transit is undertaking and Hydrogenics is proud that our time-proven HySTAT® electrolyzer product is part of their commitment to a zero emission bus fleet,$quot; added Wilson.
Hydrogenics is based in Mississauga, Ontario, Canada, and has operations in North America, Europe and Asia.