e-Journal May 2023

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

  • Clean Logistics declares insolvency
  • DZM concept under revision
  • Further delay to ITZ kick-off
  • Environment in ecological discourse
  • H2 transport network in Brandenburg costs 1.2 billion Euros
  • Water demand no obstacle to green hydrogen
  • Hydrogen for the energy transition

10 Trade fairs and conferences

  • Hydrogen as Messe highlight


11 Policy

  • Statement of the EU Member of Parliament Dr. C. Ehler


13 Building Energy

  • Model for a fossil-free energy future


17 Energy storage

  • Economic viability of hydrogen projects
  • PCK Schwedt heading toward ”Green Refinery”
  • How rust can advance H2 technology
  • Guest article by O. Lies, Lower Saxony Minister of Economics
  • TransHyDE – Evaluation of H2 transport pathways
  • Draft proposal for carbon contracts for difference
  • Innovative reactor produces pure CH4 in the laboratory


36 Electromobility

  • Regions series: HyStarter Kulmbach
  • Interview with Dr. Lars-Peter Thiesen, Stellantis
  • Germany’s action plan for fuel cell production
  • JCB builds special vehicles with FC drive
  • More H2 infrastructure for commercial vehicles


45 Development

  • Fuel cell MEAs without “forever chemicals
  • Solar fuel at the touch of a button


49 Market

  • Will 2023 be a good stock market year for H2 stocks?
  • Ballard – 2024 above-average growth sets in
  • Bloom – Company plans show great potential
  • Nikola – Ahead of the pack in emission-free trucks
  • Hyzon – Burdened by uncertainty
  • Plug – A lot of self-commending
  • Cummins – Hydrogen increasingly part of image
  • Siemens Energy – Stock market sees company on right track
  • FuelCell Energy – Figures not yet convincing


60 International

  • Neso – New Competition for Solaris
  • H2 status report from the Czech Republic
  • The Polish approach to rail transport


64 Company directory

 70 Events / Legal Notice