US Air Force Research Project Demonstrates Mission Capability During Hawaii Power Outage
On February 26, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, stationed in Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, published an example of its mission capability using containerized hydrogen fuel cells manufactured by Hydrogenics.
On December 5th , 2013, a power outage affected the base for nearly 12 hours, during which the Hydrogenics fuel cell quickly engaged to replace power, providing maximum up-time and high quality power.
The Air Force has adopted hydrogen alternatives to replace traditional petroleum it its fleet, utilizing the fuel for vehicles as well as power generation.
To read Wright-Patterson AFB's full story, click here.