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Re: California retail H2 fuel stations

Fri Sep 18, 2020 10:15 pm

GCC:
Shell, Toyota and Honda plan expansion of hydrogen refueling network in California

https://www.greencarcongress.com/2020/0 ... shell.html

On 4 September 2020, the California Energy Commission (CEC) posted a Notice of Proposed Award outlining subsidies to support hydrogen refueling infrastructure in California. Equilon Enterprises LLC (d/b/a Shell Oil Products US), hereafter referred to as Shell Hydrogen, participated as an applicant in the related Grant Funding Opportunity (GFO) and was awarded $40.8 million, subject to formal approval at a future CEC Business Meeting. (Earlier post.)

If successful, Shell Hydrogen will install hydrogen refueling equipment at 48 existing Shell retail stations, upgrade two current Shell Hydrogen stations and add light-duty fueling dispensers and positions at one existing Shell Hydrogen heavy-duty truck station.

Further, Toyota and Honda have agreed to expand Fuel Cell Electric Vehicle (FCEV) sales in California in support of these Shell Hydrogen stations. . . .
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Re: California retail H2 fuel stations

Sat Sep 19, 2020 10:42 am

With the state of California on fire from one end to the other, hydrogen is probably not the best idea for them.
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