Nel ASA to produce 2MW PEM electrolyzer in Switzerland; 30 MW framework contract for Hyundai hydrogen vans
In Switzerland, Nel Hydrogen Electrolyser, a division of Nel ASA, has acquired a purchase order order for a 2 megawatt (MW) containerized Proton PEM electrolyzer, as a part of a 30 MW framework settlement with Hydrospider AG, an affiliated firm of H2 Power.
The electrolyzer can be used to provide inexperienced hydrogen for heavy-duty hydrogen vans from Hyundai Motor Firm, which can start operation in Switzerland throughout late 2019. The framework settlement represents the primary section of 60 – 80 MW wanted to produce hydrogen for the overall anticipated 1,000 vans and different purposes.
We’re proud to announce that now we have been awarded a framework settlement over 30 MW of our Proton PEM Megawatt platform electrolyzers to provide inexperienced hydrogen for the 1,000 vans being delivered by Hyundai to Switzerland. Hydrospider can be producing and delivering inexperienced hydrogen for the Hyundai heavy-duty hydrogen vans within the required amount and high quality. It’s a nice pleasure working with H2 Power, whose core values round clear vitality and de-carbonization align so carefully with ours.—David Bow, Senior Vice President of Nel
The acquisition order, which represents the primary containerized megawatt Proton PEM electrolyzer delivered by Nel in Europe, has a price exceeding USD$three million, and can be put in throughout second half of 2019.
Nel, along with Air Liquide, Hyundai, Nikola Motor, Shell and Toyota, individually signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) for hydrogen fueling parts, for the aim of testing cutting-edge heavy responsibility (HD) hydrogen fueling to help in standardization and pace to marketplace for gas cell electrical vans. (Earlier put up.)
H2 Power is working along with varied companions to ascertain a nation‐vast community of hydrogen stations and corresponding provide chain in Switzerland. Their goal is to develop options for utility of renewable hydrogen within the maritime, rail, stationary sectors, along with hydrogen‐powered business autos akin to vans and buses. H2 Power is specializing in producing solely renewable vitality based mostly hydrogen to contribute to the decarbonization of assorted sectors.