Ballard Power receives purchase order from New Flyer Industries Ballard Power Systems has received a purchase order from New Flyer Industries for the delivery of Ballard's first next-generation FCvelocity-HD7 fuel cell power module to a North American bus manufacturer. Delivery of the power module to New Flyer Industries is planned for later this year.
Ballard Power customer wins European Union funding for fuel cell buses Ballard Power Systems announced that its customer, Van Hool N.V., has signed a grant agreement with the EU Hydrogen Fuel Cell Joint Undertaking for deployment of 21 fuel cell buses in Europe as part of the 3Emotion Program. Ballard and Van Hool, partners in the deployment of numerous fuel cell buses in Europe, are in the process of finalizing an equipment supply agreement, ESA, for the provision by Ballard of 21 fuel cell power modules. Ballard anticipates receipt of purchase orders under the ESA that will lead to delivery of these fuel cell modules to Van Hool in 2015 and 2016.