The Fuel Cells and Hydrogen Joint Undertaking launched today its 5th annual call for proposals

17 January 2012-

€ 150 million's worth have been allocated for the support of fuel cells and hydrogen technologies through research and demonstration projects, with € 77, 5 million from the European Commission matched by in-kind contributions from industry and research organisations. The 2012 call covers 31 topics divided into 5 application areas: transportation and refuelling infrastructure; hydrogen production and distribution; stationary power generation, early markets and cross-cutting issues.

The call for proposals FCH JU- 2012-1 is published on the participant portal and on the FCH JU web site.

The deadline for submission of applications is 24 May 2012, 17.00 pm.

A public information session and a brokerage event co-organised by the Industry and Research Groupings of the Joint Undertaking will take place on 9 February in Brussels, in the premises of the FCH JU. To get more information and to register, please contact