FuelCell Energy Receives Marubeni DFC Order

April 14, 2004 by Jeff Shepard

FuelCell Energy Inc. (FCE, Danbury, CT), a manufacturer of stationary fuel cell power plants for distributed generation, has received an order from its Asia-Pacific strategic partner Marubeni Corp. (Tokyo, Japan) for 4 MW of Direct Fuel Cell® (DFC®) power plants. Financial terms of the contract were not announced.

FuelCell Energy will manufacture the units and deliver the power plants to Marubeni customers in 2005. Marubeni’s order is for 16 DFC 300 A power plants with megawatt-class DFC 1500 and DFC 3000 power plants available to accommodate customer requirements.