Puchheim, April-9-2019 – Bavarian fuel cell specialist Proton Motor Fuel Cell GmbH of Puchheim near Munich announced the receipt of a confirmed order from ebe EUROPA GmbH during its successful trade fair participation at the „Integrated Energy“ in Hanover last week. The Memmingen-based integrator and distributor of electric buses has ordered 15 hydrogen powered fuel cells with 60 kW generated power. The ultimate customers are four German city councils (Frankfurt am Main, Mainz, Muenster and Wiesbaden).The project value is worth EUR 4.1 million. From the London Stock Exchange, the news was quoted with a plus on the share price of the English parent company Proton Power Systems PLC.
The order, which includes service and maintenance contracts as well, is a result of the first tender of European funded „JIVE PROJECT“. The project consists of two tenders, together 290 buses will be deployed within the next two years. Currently three companies from the European mainland and two from United Kingdom qualify for „JIVE 1 & 2“.
Proton Motor CEO, Dr. Faiz Nahab, commented enthusiastically on the receipt while his company is presenting at the leading construction trade fair „bauma“ in Munich right now: „We are very pleased about this order as it further confirms the European appetite for cleaner cities. In addition, it is a clear sign of a higher demand for hydrogen as a clean source of energy.“ Proton Motor Fuel Cell is already talking to the other major suppliers to achieve delivery in the coming months.
About Proton Motor Fuel Cell GmbH (www.proton-motor.de):
Proton Motor Fuel Cell is an expert in power solutions using Cleantech technologies like industrial fuel cells, fuel cell and hybrid systems with more than 20 years of experience. Based in Puchheim near Munich, Proton Motor offers complete fuel cell and hybrid systems from a single source – from the development and production through to the implementation of customized solutions. The focus of Proton Motor is on back-to-base, for example in automotive, maritime and stationary solutions applications. The product portfolio consists of base fuel cell systems, standard complete systems, as well as customized systems.
Proton Motor serves customers in IT, telecoms, public infrastructure and healthcare sectors in Germany, Europe and Middle East with power supply solutions for DC / AC power demand. In addition to power supply, SPower also offers solutions for solar systems as well as a new product line for solar energy storage.
Proton Motor Fuel Cells GmbH under management of CEO Dr. Faiz Nahab is wholly owned subsidiary of Proton Power Systems PLC (www.protonpowersystems.com) from Newcastle upon Tyne. The company is listed on the London Stock Exchange since October 2006 (code: PPS).
About ebe EUROPA GmbH (www.ebe-europa.com): ebe EUROPA GmbH is an enterprise for manufacturing & distribution of buses. Specialised on electric buses. The centrepiece is the BLUE CITY BUS.
Board of Directors Proton Power Systems PLC:
Dr. Faiz Nahab, CEO
Helmut Gierse, Chairman
Sebastian Goldner, CTO/COO (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Roman Kotlarzewski, CFO (email@example.com)
Manfred Limbrunner, Director Sales & Marketing (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Contact Proton Motor Fuel Cell GmbH:
+49 / 89 / 127 62 65-31
+49 / 221 / 926 19-888