Hempstead, N.Y., a small town on Long Island, is installing the island's first hydrogen fueling station.
Hempstead Supervisor Kate Murray made the announcement at the groundbreaking ceremony in conjunction with the New York State Energy Research Development Authority (NYSERDA) and the electric utility National Grid on Wednesday.
The station will actually pump three options: pure hydrogen, hydrogen with compressed natural gas, and natural gas. Air Products is contributing to the station design, build, and maintenance.
While that station will cost about $2 million to build, it will be subsidized with $1 million from NYSERDA, $55,000 in the … Read more