e-Journal February 2024

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.

3 Editorial

4 Contents

6 News
· Hüwener to lead OGE
· New CFO for H-Tec Systems
· DWV shortens its name
· Bischof-Niemz appointed to Enertrag Board
· Apex becomes H2Apex
· CEP reorganised
· Project realisation despite Exytron bankruptcy
· A one-man show grows

12 Trade fairs and congresses
· Trade fair Hannover Messe 2024
· Optimism at the H2 Forum in Berlin


24 Policy
· Series of regions: Brussels approves IPCEI project
· German government adopts power plant strategy
· Background to the separation of BMDV from Bonhoff

30 Energy storage
· Interview with C. Leu and B. Eska from Axiosus
· Electrolysers on the test bench
· Ammonia – A new infrastructure is emerging
· HySupply – German-Australian H2 bridge

42 Electromobility
· Creating planning security for refuelling stations
· Assisted frost start at -40 °C
· Flying with fuel cells and liquid hydrogen

51 Product news
· Mechatronic H2 pressure regulator

52 Development
· FRHY stack – high-rate electrolyser production
· The potential of digitalisation
· Development of a metrological infrastructure

59 Reading corner
· Hydrogen 3.0

60 Market
· Group rotation will drive hydrogen forward
· Ballard – prospects better than current valuation
· Bloom Energy convinces on the long haul
· Ceres Power with strong partners
· Cummins – Payment ends emissions scandal
· FuelCell Energy – CCS as a growth story?
· Hyzon Motors – Strong patent position
· Nikola – Outlook speaks in favour of the company
· Plug Power – Share price capers with many questions
· Siemens Energy – Light at the end of the tunnel
· Gas producers are the winners of the H2 ramp-up

71 International
· Women in Green Hydrogen celebrates its birthday
· Electrolysis power to come from nuclear power plants in Hungary
· Czech Republic: First commercial H2 production

75 Business directory

81 Events

81 Legal Notice