09 Aug '17, 7pm

Suzuka City Uses Solar Electricity to Produce Hydrogen for FCVs - News - Solar Power Plant Business

The hydrogen station installed at the city hall (source: Nikkei BP) The solar power generation system installed at the city hall (source: Nikkei BP) The government of Suzuka City, Mie Prefecture, Japan, established a hydrogen supply system combining a solar power generation system and hydrogen production equipment and started to use hydrogen as a fuel for fuel-cell vehicles (FCVs). A hydrogen station for official vehicles was built on a roundabout located to the west of the city hall. The government had an opening ceremony for the station and started full-scale operations at the end of May 2017. The total project cost is about ¥165 million (approx US$1.5 million), about ¥118 million of which is covered by a subsidy that the Ministry of the Environment provides for the introduction of regional renewable energy-based hydrogen stations. The hydrogen station is "Package-type S...

Full article: http://techon.nikkeibp.co.jp/atclen/news_en/15mk/08090151...

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