|2007-10-16 Press Release|
Ammonia Vehicle to Grid Technology
SAN FRANCISCO, CA, USA and TORONTO, ON, October 16, 2007 Hydrofuel Inc. (Canada, USA, Australia) will be announcing a new V2G Vehicle technology today at the Fourth Ammonia Fuel Conference at the in San Francisco California. The after market hardware will allow vehicles running on virtually any fuel to be modified to generate electricity when parked. The company will provide the direct drive Hydrofuel® VTG generator and hardware necessary to be easily attached to vehicles with PTO (power take off) access panels on the transmission. Automatic transmissions traditionally have one panel, manual transmissions two. Each generator will produce from 15 to 25 KW (Kilowatts) of electricity. This is the first multi-platform V2G application for automotive, industrial and agricultural vehicle conversions and is expected to be widely available throughout North America in 2008. The Hydrofuel® V2G system can be used by OEMs.
Customers who combine our V2G technology with our recently announced Hydrofuel(R) branded NH3 vehicle fuel conversion system will have carbon free automotive fuel and electrical power generation capabilities. NOx emissions are estimated to be about 25% of those of hydrocarbon fuels. The adaptation of this technology will drastically reduce the need for large scale hydrocarbon and nuclear power plants, the need for transmission lines, transmission losses and global warming. Manufacturing, distribution channels and pricing will be announced separately.
For further information contact: Greg Vezina, Chairman, Hydrofuel Inc.
(905) 501-0010 and (647) 466-9440.
About Hydrofuel Inc.:
Hydrofuel Inc. http://www.hydrofuelnh3.com
and its affiliate, C.A.E.C.-Canadian Alternative Energy Corp., have more
than 27 years experience in NH3 (Ammonia) fuel conversion systems and
related technologies for automotive and power generation
applications. They have filed 20 US Provisional Patent Applications
on ammonia fuel, V2G (vehicle to grid), electrical power generation
technologies, ammonia synthesis and carbon capture, municipal, human,
agricultural waste and global warming reduction technologies.
Hydrofuel Inc. is the world's leading developer of NH3 (ammonia) fuel and
energy technologies. Hydrofuel Inc. is a privately owned Canadian
company with subsidiaries in the USA and Australia. Hydrofuel(R) is a
registered Trade-Mark of C.A.E.C.-Canadian Alternative Energy Corp.