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Europe is leading the global hydrogen energy revolution and needs to ensure it maintains its competitive advantage by integrating systems, developing skills, scaling up projects and removing policy hurdles, European Commission and industry leaders said during European Hydrogen Week in Brussels. Clean hydrogen power is indispensable to Europe’s competitiveness and for limiting global warming to 1.5 degrees Celsius. “This is the time to invest in Europe's leadership on hydrogen, for... Read more
The FCH JU acknowledged successful collaborations between research, industry and policymakers at its awards ceremony in Brussels on 29 November. The winning projects are delivering world-class solutions and accelerating the transition to a greener world. Best Innovation Award: EVERYWH2ERE The FCH JU introduced this award in 2018 as an additional incentive for project beneficiaries to excel. Proving that hydrogen power development is not only for industrial users, the winning project,... Read more
The second edition of the European Hydrogen Week kicked off today in Brussels, with an opening address from the President of the European Commission, Ursula von der Leyen.  Almost 2000 registered participants are joining online speakers from across Europe and beyond to discuss how to move forward in the transition to a clean hydrogen economy in the EU and beyond. One of the highlights of the Hydrogen Week is the launch of the Clean Hydrogen Partnership, which ... Read more
Registrations are now open for the second edition of the European Hydrogen Week, taking place from 29 November to 3 December 2021! What’s new this year? We are honoured to announce that this year’s event will be opened by the President of the European Commission Ursula von der Leyen and the first day will include the participation of Frans Timmermans, Executive Vice President of the European Commission for the European Green Deal, Thierry Breton, European Commissioner for Internal Market... Read more
The Fuel Cells and Hydrogen Joint Undertaking presents today the report covering the results of the Project Development Assistance (PDA) initiative. The PDA initiative supported 11 selected regions to develop detailed work plans for the implementation of hydrogen projects and concluded in June 2021. The report contains summaries of the project plans and work undertaken in each of the selected regions, the activities delivered as part of the observer network , and the next steps after the end... Read more
The EU Sustainable Energy Week (EUSEW) is a month-long series of activities initiated to build a secure energy future for Europe. The Fuel Cells and Hydrogen Joint Undertaking (FCH JU) is co-hosting high-level EUSEW sessions on greening European industry, which will showcase ground-breaking FCH JU-funded projects and initiatives. Here is an overview of all our EUSEW sessions not to be missed in October: Hydrogen and its potential to decarbonise industrial hubs through ports Thursday, 14... Read more
Mark your calendars! We have an exciting programme for the second edition of the European Hydrogen Week from 29 November to 3 December 2021! We are honoured to announce that this year’s event will be opened by President of the European Commission Ursula von der Leyen and will include the participation of Frans Timmermans, Executive Vice President of the European Commission for the European Green Deal, Thierry Breton, European Commissioner for Internal Market and Mariya Gabriel, European... Read more
Join us today, October 13, 2021 2:30 PM to 4:00 PM for a session on Youth Engagement for the European Green Deal and a Carbon-Neutral Society with Hydrogen. Hydrogen technologies are an important part of the overall solution for meeting the 2050 climate-neutrality goal of the European Green Deal. The involvement and support of the younger generation is essential in order to increase confidence in and acceptance of these new technologies. The workshop will bring together different... Read more
The Fuel Cell and Hydrogen Observatory (FCHO) has recently released a new set of reports summarising the developments over the past year in the areas of: technology & market, supply & demand, policy, standards, patents and education & training. The major findings included in the reports are listed below: 1. Technology and Market: The Fuel Cells market continued to grow globally despite the negative impact of COVID-19. In Europe, the number of new Fuel Cells Electric Vehicles (... Read more
Save the date! Are you interested in finding out more about the results and next steps of our PDA initiative? Then don’t forget to mark your calendars! We will present the final report of the PDA and the major achievements of this initiative on 19 October 2021, during an exclusive webinar with the participation of some of the regions involved and the representatives of the European Commission, and the European Investment Bank. Registration link More information about the agenda will... Read more
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