Schools are the backbone of our neighborhoods. They foster growth and prosperity for our youngest citizens, and are seen as staples within our communities. In addition to educating our children, the physical buildings are often used to service large crowds, for activities such as craft shows, fundraisers, guest speakers, and voting booths. And they act… Read more »
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Green or Clean?
What does it all mean? As decades upon decades have passed, and machinery and technologies have developed, so too has the impact to the environment and the desire for appropriate action to help protect the world’s natural resources. We’re already seeing this in our everyday lives – from green cleaning products to green appliances, there… Read more »
The Role of Fuel Cells in Disaster Relief & Recovery
The Storm After The Storm One of the most common outcomes of a natural disaster is power loss. Whether it is a blizzard in the middle of winter, a strong spring storm turned tornado, or a powerful hurricane, access to power through a severe storm or disaster is paramount to the recovery process. It is… Read more »
Green Cities Leading the Way
In 2005, the then-mayor of London, Ken Livingstone convened the 1st Mayors Summit. Eighteen megacity representatives came together around a single mission – to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. This first meeting resulted in an agreement to cooperate to reduce climate emissions and advance the adoption of climate-friendly technology in the marketplace. By the following… Read more »
Steel and Planet Earth
Pittsburgh is a classic Rust Belt city. It’s built with steel, has an economy based on steel, and is home to one of the most recognizable professional sports franchises in the world that still proudly touts this heritage in the Steelers. It’s hard to imagine that Pittsburgh, one of the most unlikely places to be… Read more »
What is the Difference Between a Battery and a Fuel Cell?
Many people get confused by the difference between a battery and a fuel cell. Both can be used as sources of power – but in different ways. The biggest difference between the two is that a battery stores energy, while a fuel cell generates energy by converting available fuel. A fuel cell can have a… Read more »
Watt Fuel Cell in Made in PA
Click Here to read about Watt Fuel Cell in the Summer 2016 edition of “Made in PA” magazine.