e-Journal October 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.

3 Editorial
4 Contents
6 News

  • Solydera is insolvent
  • Germany gets steering committee for H2 standards
  • Hydrogen from seawater
  • New plants for offshore water treatment
  • decarbXpo canceled
  • Hydrogen on trend
  • Green H2 for music festivals
  • University of Stuttgart orders FC power plant
9 Trade fairs and conferences

Déjà vu in Stuttgart

10 Building energy

DVGW and Avac 9 Trade fairs and conferences

  • Point Twelve wins startup pitch
  • hy-fcell with new insights in regional activities

11 Policy

  • National hydrogen strategy 2.0

14 Building Energy

  • Green full supply all year round

16 Energy storage

  •  Hydrogen in the Nuremberg metropolitan region
  • Axpo drives H2 production in Switzerland forward
  • Guest article by Karl-Heinz Remmers, PV pioneer

    24 Electromobility

    • HyExpert region AachenPLUS
    • District becomes hydrogen pioneer
    • Doubling the distance with a fuel cell range extender

    32 Development

    • Green hydrogen from waste and plastic
    • Interview with Tassilo Gast from Emerson
    • Better cleaning for maximum performance
    • Innovative cooling concept for fuel cells

    41 Education

    • Hugh need for continuing education

    45 Market

    • China’s picking up pace
    • Nikola – Prospects favorable despite the turmoil
    • Ballard – Platform partnership with Ford
    • Cummins – Hydrogen as a driver of growth
    • Bloom – Capital increase accomplished
    • Plug – Still not a must-buy
    • Siemens Energy – “We don’t need a turnaround”
    • Hyzon Motors – Company newly positioned

    57 International

    • Immense potential on the Bosporus
    • Interview with Tomoho Umeda, Hynfra
    • A polish hydrogen system for all
    • Norway doubles number of H2 projects

    64 Company directory

    69 Events

    69 Legal Noticeon 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