e-Journal August 2022

Here you will find all previous H2-international issues since 2015, which you can download as a PDF file, print out and read in peace at home or in the office – free of charge. In the HZwei archive you will also find the german issues from 2006 to 2014 and the H2Tec archive the old editions of the previous version.

3 Editorial

 4 Contents

6 News

  • Herdan now developing e-fuel projects
  • Call ITZ Duisburg “TrHy”
  • Deutsche Zentrum Mobilität canceled?
  • Lohscheller moves to Nikola
  • Hans Sandlass has died
  • Moving summit in Rotterdam
  • Hamburg gains H2 demo center
  • Siemens Energy is building in Berlin
  • Changan starts mass production
  • Reuther STC insolvent again


 9 Trade fairs and conferences

H2FC Europe makes furious comeback


12 Building energy

Becoming an H2 district pays off


14 Associations

Interview with Thorsten Kasten (DWV) and Tilman Wilhelm (DVGW)


16 Funding

Five out of ten hydrogen living labs underway

Transport minister Wissing starts second HyLand round


20 Energy storage

Development of an LOHC fuel cell

Inverter manufacturers now build rectifiers

Overview of PtX activities in Germany and Europe


27 Electromobility

Hydrogen trucks for hire

Enginius wins new H2Eco Award

Hydrogen Regions series: HyExperts Fulda

The fuel conundrum for H2-trucking

Cellcentric overcomes major obstacle


40 Development

Green hydrogen for emissions-free steel production

How standards change the world

Scalable production of fuel cell stacks

Transport of LH2 and electrical power via high-temp superconductors


51 Market

Keep a cool head and it’ll come with time

Bloom Energy – Very satisfying investor day

Ballard Power – Over 50 percent of stock market valuation in cash

Nikola Motors – Founder still wreaking havoc

FuelCell Energy – Where are we going?

Siemens Energy – Finally the final step with Siemens Gamesa

Weichai Power – The share price is rising

Can Plug Power deliver all that was advertised?

Hyzon Motors – Award winner at World Hydrogen Summit in Rotterdam

Burckhardt Compression – Figures indicate a continuation in positive development


60 International

Can Africa solve the energy problems?

Finland still hesitant with its hydrogen strategy


64 Business directory


69 Events / Legal Notice