Clean Coal Technologies, North America, On Site Power

Fuel cell unit size is rising; numbers are not

And a good proportion of those cells were being installed in just two US states, California and Connecticut, where generous support programmes have stimulated significant sales. Indeed the US and Canada have over half of the installed base of stationary cell units, said Adamson. Japan has relatively large numbers of installed fuel cells but average unit size is very small.

A subsidiary of the Foster Wheeler’s Global Power Group has been awarded a contract for a 66 MWe circulating fluidized-bed (CFB) steam generator by Fortum Heat Polska for a new CHP plant to be located in Czestochowa in southern Poland.