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April 20, 2018
Secretary of Energy Rick Perry Leads White House Discussion on Federal Prizes and Challenges
DOE Seeks Feedback on the Use of Challenges and Prize Competitions to Address Critical Water Issues
DOE seeking feedback on barriers that could prevent long-term access to low-cost water supplies best addressed through challenges/prize competitions.
April 19, 2018
Office of Fossil Energy Joins Hydrogen and Fuel Cells Annual Merit Review
Office of Fossil Energy’s NETL's 19th Annual Solid Fuel Cell Project Review Meeting will be held in conjunction with the 2018 AMR in Washington, D.C.
April 18, 2018
Hyundai Tucson fuel cell vehicle at a hydrogen fueling station.
Webinar April 25: 2018 Cost Projections of PEM Fuel Cell Systems for Automobiles and Medium-Duty Vehicles
FCTO will present a live webinar on polymer electrolyte membrane (PEM) fuel cell system cost projections for 80 kW automobiles and 160 kW trucks.
April 17, 2018
Department of Energy Announces $39 million for Innovative Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Technologies Research and Development
Funding will address key early-stage technical challenges for fuel cells and for hydrogen fuel production, delivery, and storage.
April 3, 2018
DOE Announces Participation in 2018 National Fuel Cell and Hydrogen Forum
The National Fuel Cell and Hydrogen Forum will be held June 12 to discuss the state of the industry, recent accomplishments, and future plans.
March 28, 2018
U.S. DOE Hydrogen Prize Winner Exports Innovative Small-Scale Hydrogen Refueling Appliance to Japan
DOE and Japan's New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization announced a collaboration on hydrogen and fuel cell data sharing.
March 22, 2018
Electron microscope photo of electrospun nanofibers.
Webinar March 28: Electrospinning Fuel Cell Electrodes to Improve Activity and Durability
FCTO will present a live webinar, Electrospinning Fuel Cell Electrodes to Improve Activity and Durability, on Wednesday, March 28, from 12 to 1 p.m.
March 9, 2018
Photo of the Capitol building in Washington DC.
Hydrogen and Fuel Cells Program Annual Merit Review and Peer Evaluation Meeting Registration Now Open
The 2018 Annual Merit Review and Peer Evaluation Meeting will be held June 13-15 at the Washington Marriott Wardman Park hotel in Washington, D.C.
February 28, 2018
Peregrine high-performance computing center at the National Renewable Energy Laboratory.
Energy Department to Issue Upcoming FOA for High-Performance Computing for Materials Program
DOE’s High-Performance Computing for Materials program seeks industry partners to take part in short-term, collaborative projects with national labs.
February 21, 2018
Fueling a Hyundai Tucson fuel cell vehicle at a hydrogen fueling station.
Webinar February 27: Techno-Economic Models that Simulate the Costs of User-Defined Hydrogen Fueling Stations and Methods of Hydrogen Del...
FCTO will present a webinar on public models (HDSAM and HDRSAM) that can be used to simulate the costs of H2 delivery and dispensing into FC vehicles.
February 16, 2018
KPA Fuel Cells Censor
EERE Success Story: NREL-KPA-Toyota Collaboration Facilitates Permitting of FCEV Repair Facilities
NREL, KPA, and Toyota collaborated to validate hydrogen sensors for use in fuel cell electric vehicle repair facilities.
January 16, 2018
HTAC Releases 2016 Annual Report on Hydrogen and Fuel Cells
The Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Technical Advisory Committee (HTAC) has released their 2016 Annual Report on Hydrogen and Fuel Cells.
January 16, 2018
Photo of a fuel cell system on the rooftop of Morgan Stanley headquarters in New York City.
Fuel Cell Technologies Office: 2017 Recap and Year Ahead
FCTO Director Sunita Satyapal summarizes 2017 program accomplishments and provides a look ahead to 2018 activities and priorities.
December 6, 2017
A refinery where hydrogen is produced via natural gas reforming
Webinar December 13: U.S. Shale Revolution and Chemicals Industry Generates Low-Cost Large-Scale Supply of Hydrogen
The FCTO will present a live webinar titled U.S. Shale Revolution and Chemicals Industry Generates Low-Cost Large-Scale Supply of Hydrogen on Dec. 13.
December 1, 2017
Two fuel cell electric vehicles on display inside the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum
Fuel Cell Cars and Hydrogen Technology Highlighted at the 2017 Smithsonian Ingenuity Festival in D.C.
The Fuel Cell Technologies Office showcased two commercial fuel cell cars and a demonstration of a fuel cell converting hydrogen to electricity.
November 30, 2017
R&D 100 logo 55 years of innovation
R&D Magazine Awards Recognize Innovative Research with Commercial Potential, Awards Include 3 Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Projects
DOE researchers have won 33 of the 100 awards given out this year by R&D Magazine, including three supported by the Fuel Cell Technologies Office.
November 14, 2017
Photo of the Capitol building in Washington DC.
DOE Hydrogen and Fuel Cells Program 2018 Annual Merit Review and Peer Evaluation Meeting
The DOE Hydrogen and Fuel Cells Program 2018 Annual Merit Review and Peer Evaluation Meeting will be held on June 13–15, 2018, in Washington, D.C.
November 7, 2017
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Fuel Cell Generators Prove They Can Save Energy and Emissions on Shipping
Success story about how hydrogen fuel cell generators can be used in place of existing diesel generators on ships to save energy and reduce emissions.
October 31, 2017
Webinar November 7: Hydrogen Fuel Cell Supply Chain Expansion through the Hydrogen Fuel Cell Nexus Directory
FCTO and Virginia Clean Cities will present a webinar on Hydrogen Fuel Cell Supply Chain Expansion through the Hydrogen Fuel Cell Nexus Directory.
October 25, 2017
Fuel cell car at the 2017 Solar Decathlon in Denver, Colorado.
The Fuel Cell Technologies Office Celebrates National Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Day at the Solar Decathlon
The FCTO displayed one of the world’s first commercial fuel cell electric cars at the U.S. Department of Energy’s Solar Decathlon in Denver, Colorado.
October 19, 2017
Four images of activities at the Smithsonian Air and Space Museum commemorating National Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Day and Hispanic Heritage month.
The Fuel Cell Technologies Office Commemorates National Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Day and Hispanic Heritage Month at the Smithsonian Museum
FCTO and the Smithsonian partnered to share information about Latino scientists and professionals contributing to the hydrogen and fuel cells field.
October 18, 2017
Secretary Rick Perry driving a fuel cell vehicle.
Secretary Perry Test Drives Hydrogen Fuel Cell Car to Commemorate National Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Day
To commemorate National Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Day, Secretary Rick Perry drove one of the world's first commercial fuel cell electric vehicles.
October 13, 2017
Continued Strength and Progress Are Findings in New DOE Report on Hydrogen and Fuel Cells
To celebrate National Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Day, DOE issued a detailed report documenting growth and opportunities in the fuel cell industry.
October 10, 2017
Energy Department Partners with Japanese Counterpart to Accelerate Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Technologies
FCTO and Japan’s NEDO announced a collaboration of hydrogen and fuel cell safety R&D data sharing to accelerate progress in hydrogen technology.
October 6, 2017
DOE's Fuel Cell Technologies Office and Federal Energy Management Program to Release Hydrogen Safety Training Resource
FCTO and FEMP are developing a hydrogen training resource focused on fuel cell electric vehicle technology and how it can be used for federal fleets.