Corgi International Limited (NASDAQ GM:CRGI) and Horizon Fuel Cell Technologies (Horizon) today announced they had completed a strategic partnership agreement aimed at harnessing the combined strengths of one of the worlds leading toy companies and the leading global producer of consumer-oriented fuel cell technologies. Read the rest of this entry »

MTI MicroFuel Cells Demonstrates Refillable External Power Pack Technology for Original Equipment Manufacturers  

MTI MicroFuel Cells Inc. (MTI Micro), developer of the award-winning Mobion® micro fuel cell technology for handheld electronic devices and a subsidiary of Mechanical Technology Incorporated (MTI) (NASDAQ: MKTY), announced a successful showing at the 2008 International Consumer Electronics Show (CES), as executives from the Company hit the conference floor with a series of external power pack prototypes and met with potential partners, customers and leading consumer electronics manufacturers. Read the rest of this entry »

Worldwide Manufacturing USA Inc. Has Filed to Change Its Name to Worldwide Energy and Manufacturing USA, Inc.

Worldwide Manufacturing USA Inc. (OTCBB: WWMU) announced today that it will manufacture photovoltaic cells and modules for residential, commercial, industrial and public utility applications. The company has filed to change its name to Worldwide Energy and Manufacturing USA, Inc. to reflect its move into the alternative energy sector. Read the rest of this entry »

Electric car pioneer ZAP (OTCBB: ZAAP) will be designing its cars to play and recharge the iPod and will preview the concept at the Macworld Expo, January 15-18 in San Francisco.ZAP says it will be designing its cars to include a head unit made for the iPod. ZAP cars would play music from the iPod through the car speaker system as well as recharge using the ZAP Recharge-It-All made for iPod battery system. ZAP will be previewing the concept at Macworld and says that the first cars equipped with this technology would be available later in 2008. ZAP says it has plans to make all its electric vehicles for the iPod. Read the rest of this entry »

ISS Recommends Ballard Shareholders Vote FOR Resolutions in Relation to Sale of Certain Automotive Fuel Cell Assets  

Ballard Power Systems (TSX: BLD)(NASDAQ: BLDP) today announced that Institutional Shareholder Services (“ISS”), the leading independent proxy advisory firm for institutional investors involved in proxy voting matters, has issued a report recommending that shareholders vote FOR the ordinary resolution regarding the sale of Ballard’s automotive fuel cell assets to Daimler AG (“Daimler“) and Ford Motor Company (“Ford”). In addition, ISS recommends shareholders vote FOR the special resolution amending Ballard’s articles to cancel Class A and Class B shares, which give Daimler and Ford specific rights. Read the rest of this entry »

DANBURY, Conn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Sept. 11, 2006–For the fourth consecutive year, Praxair, Inc. (NYSE: PX) has been selected as a component of the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index. This puts Praxair among the top 10 percent of the world’s largest 2,500 companies that are included in the index because of their industry leadership in corporate sustainability. Read the rest of this entry »

Progress on operational issues within OnSite Generation group and strengthened visibility in targeted fuel cell markets

MISSISSAUGA, ONTARIO — (MARKET WIRE) — August 08, 2006 — Hydrogenics Corporation (TSX: HYG)(NASDAQ: HYGS), a leading developer and manufacturer of hydrogen and fuel cell products, is reporting second quarter and six-month unaudited results. Results are reported in U.S. dollars and are prepared in accordance with Canadian generally accepted accounting principles.”As announced on July 28, 2006, over the course of the second quarter we made progress towards resolving the supply chain and component quality issues that we identified earlier this year within our OnSite Generation group,” said Pierre Rivard, President and Chief Executive Officer of Hydrogenics Corporation. Read the rest of this entry »