Giantleap partner FESB has recently completed a public report on their progress towards the development of techniques to recover fuel-cell degradation that was previously thought to be irreversible. This may have profound impact on the lifetime of fuel cells and their commercialisation.Continue reading “Rejuvenation Techniques for PEM Fuel Cells”
Giantleap to Hold Keynote at FDFC 2019
The Giantleap project will deliver a plenary keynote presentation at the 8th conference on Fundamentals and Development of Fuel Cells in Nantes, France, 12-14 February 2019.
[UPDATE] The presentation is available at this link.
Experiments on Balance-of-Plant Components
Bosch Engineering has recently completed a long-awaited report on long-term durability experiments on balance-of-plant (BoP) components in fuel-cell systems.Continue reading “Experiments on Balance-of-Plant Components”
Giantleap Researcher Receives Award
Elodie Pahon, a young researcher working on Giantleap and previously on its predecessor project Sapphire at the University of Franche-Comté, was awarded the prize for best Young Scientist by Hydrogen Europe Research at a ceremony organised in connection with the FCH JU Programme Review Days on November 15, 2018.
Ms. Pahon won in the category associated to the Transport pillar (one out of only three categories) for her work in diagnostics and prognostics of fuel cells, the very core topic of projects Giantleap and Sapphire.
The Giantleap project congratulates Ms. Pahon and UFC on the award!
Project meeting in Dettingen an der Erms
30 months into the project, Giantleap partners met at ElringKlinger’s premises in Dettingen an der Erms, Germany, and planned how to complete the project. Continue reading “Project meeting in Dettingen an der Erms”
Giantleap’s Fuel-Cell System is Ready
After two years of project, Bosch Engineering and the Giantleap Consortium can publish details of our trailer-mounted fuel-cell system for battery buses. Continue reading “Giantleap’s Fuel-Cell System is Ready”
Giantleap Control System
The Giantleap project announces today the publication of one of its core reports, Control System Specification and Algorithms. This report details the novel control concepts to be installed in the Giantleap prototype and how they fit in the pre-existing fuel-cell control unit by BEG. Continue reading “Giantleap Control System”
Project meeting M24 held in Split
2 years into the project, the partners have gathered in Split, Croatia, to assess the progress and plan the last year of Giantleap. Continue reading “Project meeting M24 held in Split”
Waterstofnet, Hydrogen Europe and Hyer have published a new website with up-to-date information on demonstration of hydrogen buses in Europe.
Go to fuelcellbuses.eu for an overview of all present and future demonstration projects, and a map of where they are or will be.
Hydrogen Conference in Trondheim, Norway
Giantleap will be represented with two presentations at an international conference to be held on May 14-15 in Trondheim, Norway. The conference is organised by Trondheim’s NTNU University and has a global scope, with keynote speakers from EU, USA, China and Canada. Continue reading “Hydrogen Conference in Trondheim, Norway”