Monday, 7 August 2017

Hydrogen Fuel Cell Waste Trucks Boost

Source: ATN, 7th August 2017

ATN reported, "(...) Refuelling infrastructure that will help a northern Melbourne council run a new fleet of zero-emission heavy vehicles has received Victorian government funding. (...) The $9.37 million project will establish Australia’s first commercial-scale hydrogen refuelling station, which will produce hydrogen from 100 per cent renewable energy using an on-site solar plant and grid-sourced wind power. (...) Environment minister Lily D’Ambrosio hailed the scheme. (...) "The station will initially power the council’s waste collection vehicles, with the long-term aim of including its entire heavy fleet." (...)"

Read more at: https://www.fullyloaded.com.au/industry-news/1708/hydrogen-fuel-cell-waste-trucks-boost