e-Journal October 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

  • Seifert is new decarbXpo director
  • Ponikwar CEO of thyssenkrupp nucera
  • British gigafactory
  • Pooling of H2 knowhow
  • Swift establishment of an H2 grid
  • LNG terminal will be H2-ready
  • Hydrogen atlas introduced
  • Millions being invested in H2



9 Trade fairs and conferences

Déjà vu in Stuttgart


10 Building energy

DVGW and Avacon trial a 20 percent hydrogen blend

Energy self-sufficiency with hydrogen


18 Politics

IPCEI technology wave initiated

Interview with Dr. Werner Tillmetz

H2-Merit Order – Future Priorities for supplying H2-energy


27 Energy storage

Need to transport H2 pushes infrastructure development

Hydrogen Regions series: HyPerformer – HyWays for Future

Microbes for the clean energy transition


34 Electromobility

Clean Logistics presents H2 truck in Stade

SLRV – Light two-seater with fuel cell


38 Development

The scale-up in bipolar plate production continues

Efficient coating process for BPPs

Interview with Benjamin Daniel, Schaeffler Automotive Technologies

Simulation tool to promote regional participation


46 Product News

Rolling bearings for cryogenic hydrogen

H-Tec Systems introduces scalable Hydrogen Cube System


47 Education

Student-led project encourages sustainable boatbuilding


49 Market

Hydrogen and fuel cells are creating their own trend

Ballard – Before deciding, understand the corporate philosophy

Bloom – Turbocharge from Inflation Reduction Act leads to price explosion

Nikola Motors – Successful vote secures funding

Plug Power – Many positive effects

Shock from Hyzon Motors

FuelCell Energy – Big dreams with carbon capture

Siemens Energy – Share price development anticipates the future

Hydrogen startups


57 International

Hydrogen from the desert

Hydrogen production in Romania

South Korea on a hydrogen mission


65 Business directory


71 Events / Legal Notice