fuel cells

NASA funds long shots aiming to make electric and eco-friendly aircraft

One of these days we're going to see aircraft go electric, just as cars are — but not for a while. In the meantime, we can't slack off when it comes to the research that will make it possible. NASA

Embedded fuel cells power smartphones for a week… and could run the world

People love their smartphones but hate poor battery life. We love having access to the world’s information at our fingertips but tire of the need to constantly plug in to the world’s electricity g

Honda and Volvo add more electrification

Honda announced it’s going to expand its Clarity line to include an all-electric version and a plug-in hybrid next year. The latest version of the Honda Clarity will be available later this ye

Fuel-Cell Cars Are Going To Get A Big Boost In California Next Year

We may not have hoverboards by October 2015, but thanks to investments from the California Energy Commission and Toyota, we'll have something just as futuristic: the makings of a functioning hydrogen

Power To The People

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2011/07/readyset.jpg"> As I type this, a UPS beeps furiously behind me, and the growl of half-a-dozen diesel generators is audible down the street.

Hyundai's Blue2 Fuel Cell Concept Is What A Future Car Should Be

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/03/11-hyundai-blue2-concept-620x364.jpg" /><a href="http://www.crunchgear.com/tag/hyundai">Hyundai</a> plans to reveal their rather fetching

Mini Fuel Cell Specifically Designed For Smartphones

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Powertrekk Fuel Cell Charges USB Powered Devices

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/02/powertrekk_fuel_cell_charger.jpg" />We've been hearing about using fuel cells as batteries since <a href="http://www.crunchgear.com/2009/

Panasonic Shows Advanced Fuel Cell For Home Use

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/02/fuel_cell.jpg" /> The news has become muted regarding <a href="<a HREF="http://crunchgear.com/search/fuel cells">fuel cells</a>

Out Of The Box: Bloom Energy Debuts 'Electrons' Financing Service

<img src="http://www.crunchbase.com/assets/images/resized/0005/4451/54451v1-max-250x250.jpg" class="shot2"></img> In a move that could be torn from the playbook of <a href="http://www.solarcity.com/">

Aquafairy FC Stick: Efficient mini fuel cell for gadget fans (video)

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John Doerr On Bloom Energy Launch: "This Is Like The Google IPO"

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/02/bloomhomeenrgyserve.jpg"> After eight years of operating in quasi-stealth, <a href="http://www.bloomenergy.com/">Bloom Energy</a> came out wi

More Fuel Cell Charger fun; presenting the Mobion

Fuel cells might be reaching a development stage when we will finally see gadgets powered – or at least recharged – by the so-far mythical technology. The latest from MTI Micro utilizes

Bendable, ultra-thin fuel cells coming soon

Prepare your hydrogen, friends, because the age of fuel cells just might be upon us. MyFC is an unfunded fuel cell company that is showing prototypes of fuel cells that could be built into cases a la

10 Days of CrunchGear: Start Me Up

Welcome to FutureWorld where everything is run on Medis Fuel Cells. This emergency power pack will send pounds, baby, pounds of power to most of your devices. We have twelve of these puppies to give a

Canon's going green: fuel cells in DSLRs

I’ve never really had a problem with my Rebel’s battery life — in fact, it’s excellent. I guess that’s no reason to stop trying to improve it, however, and Canon is worki

Sony demos tiny fuel cell with 14-hour charge

I hate batteries, but I love fuel cells. At some point in the near future the technology will do as promised, giving us hours of clean energy for our portable gear. Sadly, they’re still too big

Fuel cell-powered Lifecar has 250 mile range: 0-60 in seven seconds

[photopress:lifecar.jpg,full,center] A hydrogen-powered sports car will be unveiled at the Geneva Motor Show that begins on Thursday that’s expected to go from 0-60 mph in seven seconds. (It top

Hands on with Horizon fuel cells

Ready to power your iPod with clean, delicious hydrogen? I got a chance to see Horizon fuel cell technologies up close yesterday and I’m pleased to report that soon we all will be using our pent

Sony's Sugar Fuel Cell: Tasty, Big Electricity

Presumably the first two images you see in this video are the battery and some sugar and presumably you Sony or whoever made this video has no taste in music. Regardless, looks like it could be a usef
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