AFC Power appoints Chief Expertise Officer to assist commercialise gasoline cell expertise
AFC Power has appointed a brand new Chief Expertise Officer to speed up the commercialisation of its “S” collection excessive density alkaline gasoline cell system and AlkaMem® membrane expertise.
Dr. David Harvey will assume the position this month as a recognised skilled within the area of gasoline cell expertise and electrochemical methods. Dr. Harvey has beforehand served in roles at Ballard Energy Programs and Gas Cell Powertrain.
Commenting on his appointment, Dr. Harvey stated, “Alkaline gasoline cell chemistry affords many benefits and advantages for right now’s clear energy market, each for stationary and cellular purposes, and AFC Power’s excessive power density AEM gasoline cell has the potential to be an actual recreation changer for the business.”
Adam Bond, Chief Govt of AFC Power, added, “We’re delighted to welcome David to AFC Power’s Govt Management workforce. David’s world-class expertise in gasoline cell expertise will additional strengthen our technical providing, significantly in excessive power dense gasoline cell methods.”
“Such impeccable credentials in a number of international hydrogen and gasoline cell companies, will materially contribute to not solely AFC Power’s expertise platform, however our company technique, industrial companions and growth alternatives. We welcome David to AFC Power and need he and his household a profitable transition to the UK.”
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When Rosberg X Racing duo Johan Kristoffersson and Molly Taylor crossed the end line of Excessive E’s first race within the Saudi Arabian desert earlier this month, they did so in a automotive charged by a hydrogen-powered generator. And for AFC Power’s Adam Bond, it was one among his proudest moments because the UK firm’s Chief Govt.
It was AFC Power that designed and engineered the hydrogen gasoline cell generator utilized by Excessive E to remotely cost the race fleet utilizing zero-emission power, marking a revolutionary first in worldwide motorsport. With an estimated 200 million individuals watching worldwide, Bond was there in individual to observe Rosberg X Racing take the chequered flag in Excessive E’s inaugural Desert X-Prix in AlUla. H2 View caught up with Bond earlier this week to learn how it went.
Learn the total interview here.