International Fuelcellbus Collaborative


This California demonstration involves one zero-emission Proterra battery-dominant plugin hybrid bus with Hydrogenics fuel cells and lithium titanate batteries.  This project is made possible primarily through a grant from the California Air Resources Board (CARB).

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Project Details

Region North America
Country USA
State CA
City Burbank
Transit Operator Burbank Bus
Sponsor(s) California Air Resources Board
Fleet Size 1 Bus

Demonstration Status

Status Active
Bus Deployment Start Date Spring 2010

Bus Details

Bus Manufacturer Proterra
Bus Model HFC-35
Length 10.7 m /35 ft
Passenger Count (Seats/Total) 37 / 55

Fuel Cell System

Manufacturer Hydrogenics
Integrator Proterra
Architecture Battery Dominant Hybrid
Fuel Cell Model HyPM 16
Rated Fuel Cell Power (kW) 32 (16 x 2)


Manufacturer Altairnano
Energy Storage Type Lithium Titanate
Energy Storage (kWh) 54

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