JESS 2017 addresses these issues by offering high quality graduate level courses on selected topics of fuel cells, electrolyser, and battery technologies. This series of summer schools has been ongoing since 2004 and targets an audience of university students (MSc and PhD levels), and post-doctoral researchers. We also welcome more experienced researchers and engineers wishing to review these technologies and expand their general knowledge, for instance, to suit a newly acquired position or... Read more
The 7th International Conference on Hydrogen Safety ICHS 2017 will be held in Hamburg, Germany on 11-13 September  2017 under the auspices of the International Association for Hydrogen Safety “HySafe”. The ICHS 2017 will include thematic plenary sessions, topical lectures and parallel oral and poster sessions of contributed papers. The conference seeks to strengthen the near term introduction of hydrogen technologies in the market place. Because the safety issue is an integral part... Read more
Following the kick- off meeting of the FCH JU initiative with Regions and cities held in May 2017, the second meeting of the initiative will be organised on 11 July 2017 in Brussels (from 9:30- 16:00).  Registrations are no longer possible. You will be able to follow the event via web streaming. After your registration, you will receive a confirmation e- mail. Please print this e-mail and bring it with you to the meeting. View the meeting agenda. View the meeting... Read more
The 7th Hydrogen Technology Convention together with the Czech Hydrogen Days 2017 will be held on 9- 12 July 2017 in Prague, Czech Republic. The next edition of the congress with the theme “The Future Might Be Closer Than You Think“ aims to offer a unique opportunity for sharing well-selected aspects on the latest evidence-based research findings and applications. The congress is a stimulating forum for professional development and establishing fruitful global and regional collaborations... Read more
The way how the electrical energy market is organised in Europe is changing, opening opportunities for more flexibility in generation and consumption. New sustainable technologies such as water electrolysers, fuel cells, batteries and others meet the needs of the future transmission and distribution grid. Flexibility, virtual power plant, dynamic load management, direct marketing, control reserves, grid services are few of the key words addressing this challenge. FCH JU project QualyGrids... Read more
Jointly organized by the FCH JU funded projects DIAMOND and HEALTH-CODE at European Fuel Cell Forum on 4th July 2017, this workshop will focus on the implementation and use of the technology beyond the project duration. Its objective is to exploit the technology in commercial means after the project ends. The workshop will summarize the progress towards the exploitation by industrial partners and potential customers. Mid-term results achieved by HEALTH-CODE... Read more
The 21st Conference in Series following on from 2013 and 2015 takes place on 4- 7 July 2017 is dedicated to: - Hydrogen -, Direct Alcohol -, Microbial - and Enzymatic Fuel Cells (PEFC, HTPEM, AFC, PAFC, DAFC, ADAFC; DMFC, DEFC, MBFC, EFC, ...) - Electrolyser including Hydrogen processing & purification and Hydrogen storage materials, theory & modelling. The forum is the top-quality exchange platform and bridge from Materials & Components to Applications and provides a... Read more
The launch event of the study “Early Business Cases for P2H in Europe” (commissioned by FCH-JU) is going to be held on the 23rd of June 2017 from 11h00 to 14h00 at the premises of Tractebel (Avenue Ariane 7, B-1200 Brussels). Tractebel and Hinicio will present the key findings of their business case analysis, focusing on three concrete cases: (1) an oil refinery in Germany, (2) food oil production in Denmark and (3) a cluster of hydrogen refueling stations in France. The presentation will... Read more
Don't miss the opportunity to take part in a stimulating debate about the future of the energy system and role of heat and power in Europe! FCH JU key projects ene.field and Pace will be featured as part of the session named "What innovative business models empower consumers in the energy transition” in the frame of the Policy Conference during the EU Sustainable Energy Week 2017 (EUSEW17) in Brussels.The session will take place on 21st June 2017 at 18:00 and will focus on the role of active... Read more
The FCH JU, in cooperation with the Port of Valencia and JRC, is organising a Workshop on Maritime applications in Valencia, Spain on 15- 16 June 2017. This event follows on from the previous workshop on Smart Specialisation held in 2015 in Lyon and takes a closer look at maritime and port applications, with a number of sessions centred around the issue of hydrogen and fuel cell applications for boats/ships, logistics and stationary applications, as well as some other aspects... Read more