Helbio S.A. has entered into a co-development agreement with Prudensco Integrated Systems Pvt. Ltd, India to produce a demo APU system. The APU system will be designed to satisfy the needs for clean, stable and quite power production especially for telecommunication applications. Prudensco will be appointed as an exclusive DISTRIBUTOR for the resale of such a unit in the Territory of India.
The fuel processor system will process a methanol/water liquid feed and deliver reformate hydrogen with CO level <10 ppm. This hydrogen is suitable for Low Temperature PEM fuel cells running on reformate hydrogen. Reformation of the input fuel is carried out in a steam reformer using Helbio’s patented technology. Elimination of CO is achieved using the methanation reactions. The power production capacity of the unit will be 5kWe net.