On October 8, Gore will join the nation in celebrating National Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Day. The event marks the growth of the industry by raising awareness of the benefits fuel cells and hydrogen technologies provide in generating reliable and resilient power, while increasing America’s energy, environmental, and economic security.
National Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Day is observed on October 8 (10.08), in recognition of the atomic weight of hydrogen: 1.008.
Gore is the leading supplier of PEM (proton exchange membrane) fuel cell technology. GORE-SELECT® Membranes are the industry standard for demanding automotive applications, and are used in commercial fuel cell vehicles such as the Toyota Mirai, the Honda Clarity Fuel Cell and the Hyundai NEXO.
Since Gore entered the fuel cell industry in the early ‘80s, Gore Fuel Cell Components have been used in such diverse applications as combined heat and power generators for residences, material handling equipment (fork lifts), portable chargers for mobile phones and unmanned aerial vehicles (drones).
For more information, see the Fuel Cell and Hydrogen Energy Association’s informational website.