Tag: fuel cells

Vodafone using fuel cells to cut emissions in South African network

| August 4, 2015 | 0 Comments
Vodafone using fuel cells to cut emissions in South African network

The Vodafone Group is now deploying fuel cells as an alternative source for power for some of its cell sites. Vodafone Group senior manager of infrastructure and energy Lee Andrew Jones wrote in post on TelecomLead that the operator’s South African operations Vodacom has turned to fuel cells to power sites, particularly sites outside the […]

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Key highlights of NTT America’s new co-gen data centre

| August 7, 2011 | 0 Comments
Key highlights of NTT America’s new co-gen data centre

NTT America has implemented one of the world’s first co-generation data centres using fuel cell technology. The project will put in 500kW of power generation from fuel cells from Bloom Energy, which equates to about 10% of the existing power consumption load for the facility. Green Telecom Live actually spoke to Kazuhiro Gomi, president and […]

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2011 – the year for fuel cells?

| December 20, 2010 | 0 Comments
2011 – the year for fuel cells?

Oregon-based fuel cell maker, IdaTech, says that 2011 might be the year that fuel cells enter the mainstream market. The company, which designs and manufacturers fuel cell systems for telecoms networks believes that the previously more expensive technology is approaching the point of competitiveness with current technologies. IdaTech President and CEO Harol (Hal) Koyama, offers […]

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IdaTech gets order for 154 ElectraGen fuel cell systems in Indonesia

| August 10, 2010 | 1 Comment
IdaTech gets order for 154 ElectraGen fuel cell systems in Indonesia

PRESS RELEASE: BEND, ORE, USA, August 9, 2010 – IdaTech plc (AIM: IDA), a global leader in the development and manufacture of clean and reliable PEM fuel cell products for the critical backup power market is pleased to announce the Phase III roll out of the latest generation hydrogen backup power fuel cell systems on […]

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Hutchison Telecom deploys fuel cells in Indonesia

| April 19, 2010 | 2 Comments
Hutchison Telecom deploys fuel cells in Indonesia

Hutchison Telecom’s Indonesian unit, PT Hutchison CP Telecommunications, is deploying PEM (polymer electrolyte membrane, also called proton exchange membrane) fuel cells as backup power systems for its network throughout the Indonesian Island of Sumatra. The PEM fuel cell products are being supplied by IdaTech, a Bend, Oregon-based company specialising in the design, development and manufacturing […]

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US fuel cell firm expands into Asia-Pacific

| March 11, 2009 | 0 Comments

By Pamela Perez, CommsDay International US fuel cell maker IdaTech is reaching out to the Asia-Pacific region, opening a regional sales office in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia and signing two agreements for marketing and distribution in the area. It has also completed a two-month installation trial in Malaysia with TIME dotCom. The Malaysian office will provide […]

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APC debuts emission-free backup fuel cells

| August 26, 2008 | 0 Comments

APC by Schneider Electric, a systems provider of data centre power and cooling solutions, has announced a next generation full cell that offer emission-free electricity for backing up data centre facilities. APC’s next generation FCXR, which produces emission free electrical backup power using air and stored hydrogen, is available in 10 kW increments up to […]

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Producing energy like plants: cleantech breakthrough?

| August 5, 2008 | 0 Comments
Producing energy like plants: cleantech breakthrough?

It’s been a long time since I’ve written about advances in clean energy regeneration, but it is always an area of interest and I follow it on my spared time or whenever I can, simply because it is so much like the telecoms industry circa 1997. What caught my eye this week and prompted to […]

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