25 Feb '12, 12pm

U.S. Military Rolls Out 16-Vehicle Fuel Cell Fleet: #evworld via @evworldeditor

U.S. Military Rolls Out 16-Vehicle Fuel Cell Fleet: #evworld via @evworldeditor

HONOLULU -- U.S. Army, Pacific, today unveiled a fleet of 16 hydrogen fuel cell vehicles that the military services in Hawaii are testing in an effort to research efficient, clean and renewable energy sources, and reduce the U.S. military's dependence on petroleum. "The Army continues to investigate technologies and partnerships that give the United States a decisive advantage," said Lt. Gen. Francis J. Wiercinski, commanding general of U.S. Army, Pacific. "These fuel cell vehicles will help move the U.S. Army in the Pacific toward a sustainable path that reduces energy security challenges and strengthens our energy independence." During a Feb. 22 ceremony at historic Palm Circle at Fort Shafter, Hawaii, officials from the services -- U.S. Army, Pacific, U.S. Pacific Fleet, U.S. Pacific Air Forces and U.S. Marine Corps Forces, Pacific -- government leaders, including U.S. ...

Full article: http://evworld.com/news.cfm?newsid=27448

Tweets

U.S. Army unveils GM-made fuel-cell military ve...

green.autoblog.com 26 Feb '12, 3pm

The U.S. Army unveiled a fleet of General Motors-made hydrogen fuel-cell electric vehicles in Hawaii as part of that state...

U.S. Army unveils GM-made fuel-cell military ve...

green.autoblog.com 26 Feb '12, 2pm

The U.S. Army unveiled a fleet of General Motors-made hydrogen fuel-cell electric vehicles in Hawaii as part of that state...

#EcoCAR2 sponsor @A123Systems is in the news!

evworld.com 25 Feb '12, 12pm

A123 Systems, a provider of advanced energy storage systems for commercial, electric grid and transportation sectors, has ...

fuel recharge

fuel recharge

proudduck.com 03 Mar '12, 11am

Can you imagine being the only guy in an office of girls? You should see our toilet –> all sorts of pads and pantiliners d...

Images from the U.S. Army’s ‘Going Green’ Pinte...

grist.org 24 Feb '12, 5pm

For those of you who are out of touch with what the young people and Mormons are all about these days, Pinterest is this r...

In Focus: U.S Fuel Consumption - We’re actually at a fairly crucial decision point regarding our use of energy in th...

In Focus: U.S Fuel Consumption - We’re actually...

solarfeeds.com 26 Feb '12, 4pm

American vehicles are heavier and less efficient than equivalent vehicles in Europe. Europe’s fleet of cars averages 35 mp...

Students Design All-electric Airplane: #evworld...

evworld.com 25 Feb '12, 2pm

Because of seven local high school students, the Federal Aviation Administration is looking into regulations for something...

Smart to Sell E-Bike in Canada: #evworld via @e...

evworld.com 25 Feb '12, 2pm

Toronto, Ontario – The Smart ebike is going into series production and will be launched in the first half of 2012 in North...

Yachting: Camper leads Volvo Ocean Race fleet

Yachting: Camper leads Volvo Ocean Race fleet

channelnewsasia.com 22 Feb '12, 4pm

SANYA, China: Camper led the Volvo Ocean Race fleet through the dangerous "black tide" current of the South China Sea on W...

Solar Panels Power Advanced Space and Military Facilities

Solar Panels Power Advanced Space and Military ...

getsolar.com 23 Feb '12, 11pm

Solar Panels Power Advanced Space and Military Facilities Thursday, February 23rd 2012 5:44 PM By GetSolar Staff. Upgrades...

20MW Solar Array & Biogas Fuel Cell Touted for Apple's NC Data Center

20MW Solar Array & Biogas Fuel Cell Touted for ...

treehugger.com 21 Feb '12, 7pm

When I posted on Apple's plans to install a large solar array at an NC data center , details were still sketchy. But those...