(Oslo, 12 November 2020) On 30 June 2020 Nel Hydrogen Fueling, a division of Nel ASA (Nel, OSE:NEL), received a purchase order for multiple H2Station™ units for fueling of light-duty vehicles in California from Iwatani Corporation of America, a wholly owned subsidiary of Iwatani Corporation (8088: Tokyo Stock Exchange).
"We are very honored that Iwatani and Toyota have selected our H2Station™ hydrogen fueling station solutions for strengthening the hydrogen infrastructure in Southern California. The stations will serve existing as well as new fuel cell electric vehicles, such as the next generation Toyota Mirai, with zero-emission fuel, at the same convenience as conventional fuels. With our Nel Inc. entity currently based in the San Francisco area we now look forward to expanding our business in California and supporting Iwatani," says Ulrik Torp Svendsen, Key Account Manager, Nel Hydrogen Fueling.
The value of the purchase order was in excess of NOK 150 million, and included 14 H2Station™ modules which will be installed in 2021 on 7 sites in California, US for fueling of passenger vehicles.
Link to press-release from Iwatani and Toyota: https://pressroom.toyota.com/iwatani-corporation-of-america-and-toyota-collaborate-to-bring-seven-new-hydrogen-refueling-stations-to-southern-california/