U.S. Department of Energy - Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy

Fuel Cell Technologies Office

Market Analysis Reports

Reports about fuel cell and hydrogen technology market analysis are provided in these publication categories:

Fuel Cell Technologies Office Market Reports

2012 Fuel Cell Technologies Market Report—This report describes data compiled in 2013 on trends in the fuel cell industry for 2012 with some comparison to previous years. (October 2013).

2011 Fuel Cell Technologies Market Report—This report describes data compiled in 2012 on trends in the fuel cell industry for 2011 with some comparison to previous years. (July 2012).

2010 Fuel Cell Technologies Market Report—This report describes data compiled in 2011 on trends in the fuel cell industry for 2010 with some comparison to previous years. (June 2011).

2009 Fuel Cell Technologies Market Report—This report describes data compiled in 2010 on trends in the fuel cell industry for 2009 with some comparison to previous years. (November 2010).

2008 Fuel Cell Technologies Market Report—This report describes data compiled in 2009 on trends in the fuel cell industry for 2008 with some comparison to previous years. (July 2010).

2007 Fuel Cell Technologies Market Report—This report describes data compiled in 2008 on trends in the fuel cell industry for 2007 with some comparison to two previous years. (July 2009).

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Pathways to Commercial Success

2013 Pathways to Commercial Success: Technologies and Products Supported by the Fuel Cell Technologies Office—This FY 2013 report updates the results of an effort to identify and characterize commercial and near-commercial (emerging) technologies and products that benefited from the support of the Fuel Cell Technologies Office and its predecessor programs within DOE's Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy. (September 2013).

2012 Pathways to Commercial Success: Technologies and Products Supported by the Fuel Cell Technologies Office—This FY 2012 report updates the results of an effort to identify and characterize commercial and near-commercial (emerging) technologies and products that benefited from the support of the Fuel Cell Technologies Office and its predecessor programs within DOE's Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy. (September 2012).

2011 Pathways to Commercial Success: Technologies and Products Supported by the Fuel Cell Technologies Office—This FY 2011 report updates the results of an effort to identify and characterize commercial and near-commercial (emerging) technologies and products that benefited from the support of the Fuel Cell Technologies Office and its predecessor programs within DOE's Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy. (September 2011).

2010 Pathways to Commercial Success: Technologies and Products Supported by the Fuel Cell Technologies Office—This FY 2010 report updates the results of an effort to identify and characterize commercial and near-commercial (emerging) technologies and products that benefited from the support of the Fuel Cell Technologies Office and its predecessor programs within DOE's Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy. (August 2010).

2009 Pathways to Commercial Success: Technologies and Products Supported by the Hydrogen, Fuel Cells and Infrastructure Technologies Program—This report documents the results of an effort to identify and characterize commercial and near-commercial (emerging) technologies and products that benefited from the support of the Hydrogen, Fuel Cells and Infrastructure Technologies Program and its predecessor programs within DOE's Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy. (August 2009).

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Business Case for Fuel Cells

The Business Case for Fuel Cells 2013: Reliability, Resiliency & Savings — This report, compiled by Fuel Cells 2000 with support from the Fuel Cell Technologies Office, profiles a select group of nationally recognizable companies and corporations that are deploying or demonstrating fuel cells. These businesses are taking advantage of a fuel cell's unique benefits, especially for material handling and providing clean, reliable power to their data centers, stores, administrative offices and headquarters. (December 2013).

The Business Case for Fuel Cells 2012: America's Partner in Power—This report, compiled by Fuel Cells 2000 with support from the Fuel Cell Technologies Office, profiles a select group of nationally recognizable companies and corporations that are deploying or demonstrating fuel cells. These businesses are taking advantage of a fuel cell's unique benefits, especially for powering lift trucks and providing combined heat and power to their stores and administrative offices. (December 2012).

The Business Case for Fuel Cells 2011: Energizing America's Top Companies—This report was developed by Fuel Cells 2000 with support from the Fuel Cell Technologies program. The report profiles nationally recognizable companies and corporations that are deploying or demonstrating fuel cells for powering forklifts and providing combined heat and power to their stores and headquarters. (November 2011).

The Business Case for Fuel Cells: Why Top Companies are Purchasing Fuel Cells Today—This report was developed by Fuel Cells 2000 with support from the Fuel Cell Technologies program. The report profiles companies and corporations that are deploying or demonstrating fuel cells for power in warehouses, stores, manufacturing facilities, hotels, and telecommunications sites. (September 2010).

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State of the States

State of the States: Fuel Cells in America 2013—This report, written by Fuel Cells 2000 and partially funded by the U.S. Department of Energy's Fuel Cell Technologies Office, continues to build on the April 2010 State of the States report that provided a snapshot of fuel cell and hydrogen activity in the 50 states and District of Columbia. This update report provides more details on the progress and activities that happened since the third report, issued in August 2012. Details reported for each state include new policies and funding, recent and planned fuel cell and hydrogen installations, and recent activity by state industry and universities. (October 2013).

State of the States: Fuel Cells in America 2012—This report, written by Fuel Cells 2000 and partially funded by the U.S. Department of Energy's Fuel Cell Technologies Office, continues to build on the April 2010 State of the States report that provided a snapshot of fuel cell and hydrogen activity in the 50 states and District of Columbia. This update report provides more details on the progress and activities that happened since the second report, issued in June 2011. Details reported for each state include new policies and funding, recent and planned fuel cell and hydrogen installations, and recent activity by state industry and universities. (August 2012).

State of the States: Fuel Cells in America 2011—This report, written by Fuel Cells 2000 and partially funded by the U.S. Department of Energy's Fuel Cell Technologies Office, builds on the April 2010 State of the States report that provided a snapshot of fuel cell and hydrogen activity in the 50 states and District of Columbia. This update report provides more detail on the progress and activities that happened since the first report. Details reported for each state include new policies and funding, recent and planned fuel cell and hydrogen installations, and recent activity by state industry and universities. (June 2011).

State of the States: Fuel Cells in America—This report, written by Fuel Cells 2000 and partially funded by the U.S. Department of Energy's Fuel Cell Technologies Office, provides a snapshot of fuel cell and hydrogen activity in the 50 states and District of Columbia. It features the top five fuel cell states (in alphabetical order): California, Connecticut, New York, Ohio, and South Carolina. State activities reported include supportive fuel cell and hydrogen policies, installations and demonstrations, road maps, and level of activism. (2010).

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General

Status and Outlook for the U.S. Non-Automotive Fuel Cell Industry: Impacts of Government Policies and Assessment of Future Opportunities—This report prepared by Oak Ridge National Laboratory examines the progress that has been made in U.S. non-automotive fuel cell manufacturing in recent years, how fuel cell manufacturers are competing with established technologies in these markets, the role that policies have played in the early development of the U.S. fuel cell industry, and the potential for a sustainable U.S. fuel cell industry. (May 2011).

2010 Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Global Commercialization Development Update—This report outlines the role hydrogen and fuel cells can play in a portfolio of technology options available to address the energy-related challenges faced by nations around the world. It offers examples of real-world hydrogen and fuel cell applications and the progress of the technologies, including government policies that increase technology development and commercialization. (November 2010).

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