Millennium Cell Debuts First Fuel Cell Rock Band

November 03, 2003 by Jeff Shepard

Protium, the world's first fuel-cell-powered rock band, fueled by Millennium Cell Inc.'s (Eatontown, NJ) Hydrogen-on-Demand™ hydrogen fuel system, will perform on November 4, 2003, as part of the 2003 Fuel Cell Seminar in Miami, Fl. A high school rock band from Glocester, RI, Protium will headline at the Manufacturer's Reception at the Eden Roc Hotel. The sound system is powered by a 1kW fuel cell fueled by the Millennium Cell hydrogen delivery system.

"Millennium Cell is proud to provide its new 1.5kW, rack-mount, Hydrogen-on-Demand™ system to the students from Ponaganset High School and their science teacher, Ross McCurdy," said Stephen Tang, Millennium Cell president and CEO. "Our fuel system provides Protium and their audience with a new way of experiencing unplugged performances. Ross is using an extraordinary hands-on approach to teaching science and Millennium Cell is happy to be blazing these trails along with him."