The f-cell partner country this year is Norway. With Our f-cell Award, we are promoting the cooperation between the Baden-Württemberg province and Norway. The goal of the research award is to recognize excellent joint conceptual and innovative ideas. The Ministry of Environment, Climate and Energy Baden-Württemberg is donating this prestigious f-cell award 2018.
The f-cell award has been given annually since 2001, in 2018 the honoree is the German-Norwegian business partnership Hy2Gen AG and Norsk H2 AS, which advanced the CO2-free production and distribution of green hydrogen in a collaborative project. Special recognition was given to the Deutsches Zentrum für Luft und Raumfahrt DLR (Stuttgart), NEL ASA (Oslo), and Helmbold - Messtechnik für Brennstoffzellen (Hofheim) for the development project "Segmented Bipolar Plates for Alkaline Water Electrolysis."