Experts from the European aeronautic and hydrogen research communities came together on 6 May to share their views on future research and innovation cooperation, at a workshop organised by the Clean Sky and FCH Joint Undertakings. The participants discussed the preparation of a European hydrogen-powered aviation roadmap, as well as the forthcoming Work Programmes of the future Clean Aviation and Clean Hydrogen European partnerships, including potential synergies and complementary topic areas... Read more
Pencil in Tuesday 6 July, 2021 | 14:00 – 15:30! The Fuel Cell and Hydrogen Joint Undertaking (FCH JU) is pleased to invite you to our webinar on Anion Exchange Membrane Electrolysers (AEMEL). Still in early development stage, AEMEL have the potential of combining the strengths of alkaline and PEM electrolysers. Since 2020 the FCH JU has supported the three cutting-edge projects on this research field: ANIONE, CHANNEL and NEWELY. The projects will be showcasing their targets,... Read more
A new global coalition to support the clean hydrogen economy was launched on 2 June, on the occasion of the 6th Mission Innovation Ministerial meeting in Chile. The members of the coalition are the European Commission and Australia, Austria, Canada, Chile, China, Germany, India, Italy, Morocco, Norway, Saudi Arabia, Republic of Korea, the UK and the US. The goal of the Clean Hydrogen Mission is to reduce the costs of clean hydrogen to the end user to 2 dollar per kilogram by 2030 and to... Read more
A first of its kind Report on Hydrogen Valleys provides insights into the emerging hydrogen economies around the world. The findings are based on data gathered through the Mission Innovation Hydrogen Valley Platform (, a global information sharing platform set up by the FCH JU under the Innovation Challenge 8 'Renewable and Clean Hydrogen' of Mission Innovation and funded by the European Commission. Data gathered from more than 30 Hydrogen Valleys worldwide is complemented by best... Read more
Wednesday, 28 April, the European Commission hosted a webinar for H2020 beneficiaries. The objective was to inform and provide clear guidelines on how to avoid errors in declaring personnel costs in Horizon 2020 grants. Avoiding financial errors in financial statements is crucial. When detected in ex-post audits, financial errors can lead to unnecessary administrative efforts and recoveries of part of the funds. Moreover, a high overall financial error rate damages the reputation of the... Read more
Are  you interested in international collaboration on policies, programs and projects to accelerate the commercial deployment of hydrogen and fuel cell technologies across all sectors of the economy? Register now to attend CEM12 / MI – 6, the most important Clean Energy Innovation Summit of this year! On 1 June 14h10 CEST - join the launch of the Global Hydrogen Ports Coalition within the Clean Energy Ministerial - Hydrogen Initiative. The FCH will be working towards... Read more
Last Friday, 21 May, the Fuel Cell and Hydrogen Joint Undertaking (FCH JU), together with Hydrogen Europe, hosted a webinar on Hydrogen Certification, where European policy makers, industry representatives and NGOs debated the challenges of a harmonised hydrogen GO schemes around Europe and beyond. The replay of the webinar can be found on the FCH JU official YouTube channel. The presentations can be downloaded using the links below: Presentation Jorgo Chatzimarkakis, Secretary... Read more
Friday 21 May, 2021 | 14:00 – 15:30 | Online event Mark your calendars and join us for our webinar on “Hydrogen Certification”! The Fuel Cell and Hydrogen Joint Undertaking (FCH JU) is pleased to invite you to a webinar organised together with Hydrogen Europe to discuss challenges and opportunities around the future hydrogen certification scheme. By showcasing the results from the CertifHy initiative supported by the FCH JU as of 2014, European policy makers, industry representatives... Read more
We are pleased to announce that the second edition of the European Hydrogen Week will take place on 29 November – 3 December 2021. The Hydrogen Week will feature among others the European Hydrogen Forum, the FCH JU Programme Review Days and the  FCH JU Awards! The events will bring together policy-makers, industry representatives, civil society organisations and the research community to discuss the latest developments at EU level in the hydrogen sector and will mark the public... Read more
The European Commission presented on 23 February 2021 its proposal to set-up 10 new European Partnerships and invest nearly €10 billion for the green and digital transition. Among these, the Clean Hydrogen Partnership will be building on the work of the Fuel Cells and Hydrogen Joint Undertaking, to accelerate the development and deployment of a European value chain for clean hydrogen technologies. It will focus on producing, distributing and storing clean hydrogen and, on supplying... Read more