Pressure in the Hydrogen Tank

Light and affordable FCV hydrogen storage systems: approaches from Hexagon Purus, Faurecia etc.



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Pressure in the
Hydrogen Tank

Alongside fuel cells, pressure tanks are the cost drivers of vehicles with hydrogen powertrains. Lighter and more affordable tanks are needed for the hydrogen-powered vehicles of the future. The combination of the technical challenges involved and the significant market potential leads to an interesting environment for the development of innovative solutions.



Material from: Thomas Siebel, Editor for mechanical engineering and materials on the Springer Professional online portal, Pressure in the Hydrogen Tank, IN THE SPOTLIGHT article from MTZ worldwide [09/2021] [the websites of Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden GmbH, which are available at] reproduced with permission of Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden GmbH.