What you get...

  • Electrolyzer (includes chiller and buffer tank)

    The electrolyzer is a FuelGen 12 kg/day unit manufactured by Proton. The electrolyzer buffer tank is in good condition.

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    Compressor (PDC-3)

    The hydrogen compressor is a PDC-3 dual stage diaphragm compressor. The compressor was started briefly in October 2017 and has approx. 2200 hours of run time.

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    High Pressure Storage

    Hydrogen storage cylinders still have approximately six years of service life remaining and are in good condition.

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    Priority Panel

    This lot includes the Kraus priority panel. It appears to be functional.

  • Dispenser

    The sale includes a Kraus dispenser. It has not been tested since there is no power at the station.

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    Fire and Leak Detection

    Includes 4 Ultraviolet/Infrared detectors, 2 hydrogen gas detectors; Dispenser's UV/IR detector, 480v elect. rack w/power disconnects for the electrolyzer, chiller, and compressor; fire & leak detection panels and the E-Stop circuit.

Here are a few things to consider...

Prior to bidding, here are a few suggestions for you:

  • Site visits for inspection of equipment is encouraged by potential buyers. There is no power currently at the station, so the operation of equipment is not possible.
  • The station is being sold “as-is” with no guarantee of operational status of components. Please bid accordingly.
  • The NAFTC also has corresponding auctions for our two remaining hydrogen vehicle (Ford Escape Hybrid Hydrogen ICE vehicles).
  • Please read the legal document at the bottom of this listing.
  • We are here to help. Please feel free to contact us if you have any questions about us or this listing.
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Hydrogen station photos

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Hydrogen Powered Ford Escapes

Two 2008 Ford Escape Hybrid Vehicles The National Alternative Fuels Training Consortium has two Ford Escape Hybrids for sale. The vehicles are able to run on hydrogen or electric power, and are in good condition (both start with a jump). The Escapes are two-wheel drive transmission featuring a hydrogen conversion by Quantum Industries, a leader in the hydrogen vehicle industry. One vehicle has 13,553 original miles, the other has 6,220 miles. The vehicles are being sold together for a minimum bid of $12,000.

 

Video walktrough of the H2 Station being sold here!

Video on how to operate the H2 dispenser

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Contact us...

We would love to answer all of your questions. Here is our contact info:

Phone: (304) 293 - 7882

e-mail: naftc@mail.wvu.edu

www.naftc.wvu.edu

CONTACT FORM

... and this from legal...

TERMS AND CONDITIONS FOR SALE OF HYDROGEN FUELING STATION

The terms and conditions set forth herein shall automatically become binding upon the Purchaser upon acceptance of a bid by WVU, defined below, for the sale of that certain Hydrogen Fueling Station (“HFS”) located on the Mileground Road in Morgantown, West Virginia, owned by the West Virginia University Board of Governors and its National Alternative Fuels Training Consortium (collectively, “WVU”).

The HFS major process components include: Electrolyzer (includes chiller and buffer tank); Compressor (PDC-3 dual-stage diaphragm compressor with approximately 2200 hours of run time); High Pressure Storage (six Dynetek composite cylinders with an estimated six years of service life left); Priority Panel (Kraus); Dispenser (Kraus single hose 350 bar); Fire and Leak Detection (four ultraviolet/infrared detectors, one hydrogen gas detector); and Electrical Rack (supporting 480v power disconnects, leak detection, and E-Stop mechanism) (hereinafter, collectively, the “Equipment”).

The Equipment is offered for sale with specific conditions to be met by Purchaser, including dismantling, transportation, and insurance requirements. A skilled technician is available for hire, at Purchaser’s expense, to assist with removing the various components of the HFS. The building housing the HFS is not for sale. The overhead, fluorescent lights will also remain in the building. The Purchaser shall work with WVU to confirm the parties’ understanding of all Equipment included in the sale. More information about the HFS, the Equipment, and the terms and conditions of the sale are available at the following website:

www.naftc.wvu.edu/hydrogenstation

1. Liability. Each party agrees that it shall be responsible for all demands, claims, damages to persons and/or property, losses or liabilities, including reasonable attorney fees, arising out of or caused by the party’s respective negligence or intentional misconduct, if assessed by a court of competent jurisdiction to be the responsibility of that party.

2. Warranty. Disclaimers. Purchaser acknowledges and agrees that: (a) Purcahser is acquiring the Equipment on the basis of its own investigation of the physical condition of the Equipment, its value, capacities, and Purchaser’s intended use thereof, and assumes the risk that adverse conditisions may not be revealed by Purchaser’s investigation; and (b) each party’s remedies and liabilities are limited to those provided herein. Purchaser is acquiring the Equipment

“AS-IS, WHERE IS, WITH ALL FAULTS,” THERE BEING NO REPRESENTATIONS, WARRANTIES, OR GUARANTEES BY SELLER, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY OR WARRANTY OF FITNESS FOR ANY PARTICULAR USE, DESIGN, OR PURCPOSE, OR ANY OTHER WARRANTIES, EXPRESS, IMPLIED, OR STATUTORY, WHICH SELLER HEREBY DISCLAIMS. THE FOREGOING IS THE SOLE AND EXCLUSIVE WARRANTY GIVEN IN CONNECTION WITH THE EQUIPMENT. SELLER MAKES NO OTHER WARRANTY, EXPRESS, IMPLIED, OR STATUTORY, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITYdsa AND THE IMPLIED WARRANTY OF FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR USE, PURPOSE, DESIGN, OR OTHERWISE, WHICH SELLER HEREBY DISCLAIMS.

3. Compliance. The Purchaser shall comply with all applicable laws and regulations while disassembling, removing, and transporting the HFS and the Equipment, and otherwise executing this Agreement. The Purchaser hereby warrants that it is qualified, fully-licensed, and otherwise permitted to disassemble, remove, and transport the HFS and the Equipment, and otherwise execute this Agreement. The Purchaser further warrants that it has willingly accepted the terms and conditions set forth herein, of its own volition, and with full knowledge of said terms and conditions.

4. Applicable Law. The terms and conditions set forth herein shall be construed by and enforced under the laws of the State of West Virginia, and it shall be construed in a manner as to conform to all federal, state, and local laws and regulations.

5. Jurisdiction. Governing Law. The laws of the State of West Virginia shall govern the interpretation and enforcement of the Agreement. All disputes arising out of related to this Agreement shall be filed by Purchaser in the West Virginia Court of Claims in Kanawha County or filed by WVU in a court of competent jurisdiction.

6. Modifications and Amendments. This Agreement may be modified at any time upon mutual consent in writing of the parties signed by all the parties hereto. Any proposed change must be made in writing to the other party and must be accepted in writing before it will be given effect.

7. State Status. Nothing contained in this Agreement shall be deemed or construed to waive or abrogate in any way the sovereign immunity of the state or to deprive a WVU or its governing board, or any officer or employee thereof, of sovereign immunity. Further, obligations of the Purchaser shall not constitute debts or obligations of WVU, its governing board, or the State of West Virginia.

8. Removal of all Equipment. The Purchaser shall remove all parts and Equipment included in the sale of the HFS, whether or not the Purchaser desires to buy such parts and/or equipment.

9. Indemnity for WVU. Purchaser agrees to indemnify, defend, and hold whole and harmless WVU, its affiliates, and their respective Board of Governors, officers, employees and agents (collectively, the “Indemnified Parties”) from and against all claims, demands, causes of action, losses, costs and expenses, including without limitation reasonable attorneys’ fees and costs of defense (collectively, “Losses”), arising out of or incident to (a) Purchaser’s performance hereunder, (b) the presence of Purchaser, its employees, agents, or invitees on WVU premises, and (c) any breach of any warranty of Purchaser set forth herein or otherwise implied; provided that Purchaser shall not be liable for Losses to the extent caused by the negligence or willful misconduct of any Indemnified Party. W. Va. Const. Art. VI § 35 and Art. X § 6 do not allow WVU to hold harmless or indemnify Pruchaser.

10. Non-Waiver. The failure of any party to insist upon the strict performance of any provision in this Agreement or to exercise any right, power or remedy to which it may be entitled as a result of a breach hereof, shall not constitute a waiver of any such provision or breach. The waiver by any party of a breach or violation of any provision of this Agreement shall not operate as or be construed to be a waiver of any subsequent breach thereof.

11. Insurance. During the term of the Agreement, Purchaser shall procure, at its own expense, and maintain for the duration of the Agreement, the following insurance coverage from insurers licensed or registered to do business in the State of West Virginia: (a) Commercial general liability insurance of not less than One Million Dollars ($1,000,000.00) per occurrence and Two Million Dollars ($2,000,000.00) general aggregate; (b) Worker’s compensation insurance in accordance with applicable statutory limits; (c) Commercial automobile insurance in the amount of One Million Dollars ($1,000,000.00) per occurrence for all owned, non-owned, hired, leased, rented, and employee non-owned vehicles, (d) where applicable, professional liability insurance of One Million Dollars ($1,000,000.00) per claim/loss and One Million Dollars ($2,000,000.00) annual aggregate, with proof that coverage shall remain in effect for a minimum of three years from the date of completion of this Agreement. Purchaser shall provide such other insurance as may be required by law. All insurance carried by Purchaser in connection with this Agreement shall list WVU as an additional insured and such insurance shall be primary and not contributory as to any other insurance that WVU may have in effect. The Purchaser shall provide a certificate of insurance to WVU evidencing required coverage prior to disassembling the HFS. All policies shall provide a minimum of thirty (30) calendar day’s written notice prior to cancellation or material change. The insurance company(ies) providing the above described coverage shall have an AM Best Rating of no less than (A-) excellent. WVU does not express any opinion as to the sufficiency of the liability limits set forth above. The insurance required hereunder is not a limitation of any liability of the Purchaser.

12. Entire Agreement. This Agreement contains the entire agreement of the parties as to this subject matter and supersedes any previous oral or written negotiations and/or agreement.

13. Sole Agreement. This Agreement, including the Exhibits hereto, constitutes the sole agreement of the parties and supersedes all oral negotiations and prior writings with respect to the subject matter hereof.

14. Severability. If any portion of this Agreement shall for any reason be invalid, illegal, unenforceable, or otherwise inoperative, the valid and enforceable provisions will continue to be given effect and to bind the parties.