100% renewable targets will require power storage to manage flows on the net
Electrolysers utilise these intermittent power flows to produce H2 gas from water
H2 gas can be stored in large quantities underground and transported via existing gas pipelines
H2 vehicles recharge faster and are more durable than battery powered transport
Growing H2 demand in industrial processes will reduce costs and increase supply
Catamaran H2.0 will start world tour in 2017
19 September, 2016The completely energy independent catamaran that will start its would tour in April 2017 from Paris and will travel five years to make 101 stops around ..read on»
CNPA joins the ranks of the AFHYPAC
1 October, 2015The National Council of Automobile Professions (CNPA) joined the AFHYPAC (The French Association for Hydrogen and Fuel Cells) on October 28, 2015 ..read on»
French Minister of Industrial Renewal supports hydrogen energy future for France
22 January, 2014The French Minister for Industrial Renewal Arnaud Montebourg visited the national site for Hydrogen technology on 20 January  2014 in Labessière-Candeil, on the occasion of ..read on»
AFHYPAC reaffirms the key role of hydrogen and fuel cells in the energy transition
16 January, 2014In December 2013, AFHYPAC elected a new Board, composed of six members
H2 going mainstream: H2 handling instructions enter fire stations across France
28 August, 2013Hydrogen handling is going main stream as French fire fighters recently developed a “Note d’Information Opérationnelle” that describes how to handles hydrogen installations.
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IKEA France bets on hydrogen
24 July, 2013Air Liquide builds a hydrogen filling station for the Swedish furniture company IKEA to supply part of its logistic platform in Saint-Quentin-Fallavier, near Lyon in France..
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Association Française pour l’Hydrogène et les Piles à Combustible – AFHYPAC
27 July, 2011The French Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Platform General Assembly on June 21st announced evolution of the Platform. HyPaC and the “Association Française de l’Hydrogène” will join their efforts to accelerate hydrogen and fuel cell technologies’ deployment in France.
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Training H2 markets: from research to applications
2 June, 2011The Ecole des Mines d’Albi is organizing from June 7 to 10, 2011 a training session entitled “The hydrogen markets: from research to applications.”
This Course is aimed at training engineers
and technicians stationed in the industry 
or field service communities  authorities,
elected officials.
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The AFH2 at Renewable Energy Fair in Lyon
2 February, 2011The Association Française de l’Hydrogène will attend the Renewable Energy Fair being held in Lyon Eurexpo of 15 to 18 February 2011.
AFH2 will have a stand and it will participate in the workshops “Hydrogen / Fuel Cell” that will take place Thursday, Feb. 17, from 10:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. in the European Energy Research. The program of these workshops is available by clicking here .
more information about the Renewable Energy Fair is available here
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France presents national strategy for sustainable development
28 July, 2010The French Environment Minister Jean-Louis Borloo on Jul y 27, presented a national strategy for sustainable development, for the period 2010-2013 ..read on»