August 26, 2005, a group of delegations from International Trade Division of the
state of Ohio visited Powerzinc Shanghai, including the Managing Director of the
State of Ohio Office of East and Southeast Asia ¨C Ms. Shirley Co, the Director ¨C
Mr. Kirk B. Merritt, the Deputy Director ¨C Mr. Steven Schoeny, and the Mission
Coordinator ¨C Mr. Randolph S. Hochstetter. This is a continuation of
Powerzinc¡¯s continuous efforts of expanding its operations in the State. Early
this year, Powerzinc visited Ohio to discuss possibilities of establishing a
manufacturing plant as a part of development of the fuel cell industry.
Powerzinc demonstrated its zinc air fuel cell electric bus, motorcycle and
bicycle, and the delegations were having good time on test-driving the vehicles.
were very impressed by the achievements of Powerzinc, and agreed that Powerzinc
had led a beginning of the new industry. Mr.Merritt said the Powerzinc¡¯s E-bus
is not just a demo, this E-bus is really a product, no difference with ordinary
diesel-powered bus. It is much valuable as the increasing of the oil price
nowadays. After the meeting, the delegations indicated that they will report to
the governor of Ohio State about this meeting and demonstration with Powerzinc
in Shanghai, so both parties could have further discussion regarding the
demonstrations arrangement in Ohio in the near future.
Powerzinc Electric, Inc. is a California-based Hi-Tech company.
It is dedicated to the research, development, manufacturing and
commercialization of advanced zinc-air fuel cells and entire manufacture
facilities, along with fuel cells refuel service platform. Through years of R&D,
Powerzinc has achieved significant breakthroughs in zinc-air fuel cell
technology and developed the high power, large energy, long-lasting, low cost
and environment-friendly power and energy source. Its innovative products - DQFC
series of zinc-air fuel cells with creative design and process technology is a
totally renewable energy for electric vehicles and various other applications
About Powerzinc Electric
In Shanghai, China, Powerzinc has established a zinc-air fuel
cell manufacturing and service model plant to commercialize the technology and
its products. The plant is ready for commercial-scale production. The Company
has started supplying DQFC series zinc-air fuel cells to manufacturers of
Electric Bicycles and Electric Scooters. In the near future, the new series of
DQFC zinc-air fuel cells for Electric Buses, Defense and Security, Communication
and other applications will be available to the commercial market soon to
real highly growing demand anywhere in the world.