Aberdeen's hydrogen bus fleet increases to 25!

Aberdeen City Council has been given the green light to increase its fleet of hydrogen-powered buses by another 10 to 25.

Under the JIVE project, funded by the Fuel Cell and Hydrogen Joint Undertaking (FCH JU), Aberdeen City Council has acquired and is in the process of deploying 15 hydrogen buses in Aberdeen, Scotland, in partnership with First Group, as part of a wider acquisition of 145 hydrogen buses across Europe.

Europe’s largest hybrid fuel cell bus fleet and first hydrogen infrastructure for public transport have been unveiled

The German transport company Regionalverkehr Köln GmbH (RVK), representatives of the European Commission, the Federal Ministry of Transport and digital Infrastructure (known in German as BMVI) and the Rhein-Sieg-Kreis (RSK) district, officially introduced this exciting project at Meckenheim.

Danish company Everfuel wins tender on hydrogen refuelling station in Hoeksche Waard and Goeree Overflakkee

At the Connexxion bus depot in Heinenoord, Everfuel will establish a hydrogen refuelling station, which will be operational by the end of 2021. The Danish company has won the European tender issued by the province of South Holland.

UITP published a Knowledge Brief in partnership with JIVE and JIVE 2 project partners

UITP has published a Knowledge Brief in partnership with the JIVE and JIVE 2 project partners offering an expert account of fuel cell bus deployment. The Knowledge Brief provides insight into public transport operators and authorities. The key elements of fuel cell bus deployment are highlighted using a practical approach to understand the fuel cell bus solution.

CaetanoBus will deliver two hydrogen H2.City Gold buses in Germany later this year

Two Caetano H2.City Gold hydrogen-powered buses will be put into service in Germany later this year as part of the eFarm project. The hydrogen bus was unveiled at Busworld 2019 in Brussels. It was then announced that 2020 would be the year in which the H2.City Gold, based on Toyota's fuel cell technology, would be launched in Europe. The vehicle has a range of 400 km, according to the manufacturer.