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

Fuel Cell Technologies Office

DOE Announces Hydrogen Funding Opportunity for Small Businesses

October 11, 2007

DOE has issued a Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Phase I funding opportunity notice that includes a hydrogen, fuel cells, and infrastructure technologies topic.

The SBIR subtopic are:

  1. Hydrogen from waste,
  2. Development of a sulfur dioxide electrolyzer for the hybrid sulfur hydrogen production process,
  3. Bio-fueled solid oxide fuel cell, and
  4. Manufacturing of bipolar plates.

Phase I grants up to $100,000 will be competitively awarded for evaluating the commercial potential of various technologies. Applications must be submitted via grants.gov by November 27, 2007, 8:00 p.m. EST.