Plug Power Showcases Industrial Mobility Fuel Cell Solution at UK’s Largest Logistics Industry Event

LATHAM, N.Y., Sept. 13, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Plug Power Inc. (NASDAQ:PLUG), a leader in providing energy solutions that change the way the world moves, today opens its exhibit at IMHX 2016 where its productivity-enhancing GenKey hydrogen and fuel cell solution will be showcased to logistics and supply chain professionals. IMHX is taking place at the NEC, Birmingham, UK from September 13-16.

The company opens today’s exhibit in booth 8A46, displaying a GenDrive fuel cell and GenFuel hydrogen fuel dispenser. Plug Power’s GenKey solution is a great fit for IMHX, a conference that attracts visitors from industries including automotive, food and drink, manufacturing, retail and transport; and companies including IKEA, Toys R Us, and Jaguar Land Rover.

The European GenKey package, remaining similar to that sold in North America, is comprised of GenDrive fuel cells, GenFuel hydrogen infrastructure and GenCare customer support. GenKey enables a significant boost in productivity as well as the ability to convert space wasted on battery maintenance and storage to usable warehouse space.

Plug Power has validated the business for industrial mobility fuel cell applications in Europe in 2016 as many firms are seeking new technologies that can deliver higher productivity and better environmental sustainability. In just one year, the company has secured three major customers and installed its first European GenFuel hydrogen dispensing system. Most recently, Plug Power announced The Carrefour Group as a new retail customer in France, where Europe’s leading retailer will deploy more than 150 GenDrive units.

"We are determined to continue this momentum,” said Andy Marsh, CEO of Plug Power. “The IMHX event enables us to showcase our value to a very focused segment of industrial equipment users, who are looking for innovative and sustainable ways to improve their business.”

Today, Plug Power has more than 11,000 GenDrive units deployed worldwide. To register for IMHX, please visit

Select European projects have received funding from the European Union´s 7th Framework Programme (FP7/2007-2013) for the Fuel Cells and Hydrogen Joint Undertaking Technology Initiative

About Plug Power Inc.
The architects of modern hydrogen and fuel cell technology, Plug Power has revolutionized the industry with its simple GenKey solution, elements of which are designed to increase productivity, lower operating costs and reduce carbon footprints in a reliable, cost-effective way. Plug Power’s GenKey solution couples together all the necessary elements to power, fuel and service a customer. Plug Power is the partner that customers trust to take their businesses into the future. For more information about Plug Power, visit

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