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

Fuel Cell Technologies Office

Upcoming Webinar December 16: International Hydrogen Infrastructure Challenges—NOW, DOE, and NEDO

December 12, 2013

The Energy Department will present a live webinar titled "International Hydrogen Infrastructure Challenges—NOW, DOE, and NEDO" on Monday, December 16, from 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. Eastern Standard Time. This webinar will summarize the international information exchange that took place in June between the Department of Energy (DOE), Germany’s National Organisation of Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Technology (NOW), and Japan’s New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization (NEDO). Presenters will provide an overview of hydrogen refueling infrastructure challenges and discuss potential solutions to support the successful global commercialization of hydrogen fuel cell electric vehicles. Key focus areas of the webinar include the station requirements necessary to meet the latest SAE J2601 protocol and the development of alternative fueling protocols, maintaining and measuring purity to the SAE J2619 fuel quality standard, and the availability and accuracy of meters for hydrogen dispensing for 700 bar onboard fueling. Also included is an overview of the current status of key hardware for 700 bar refueling. Register to attend the webinar.