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2014 Contest
Development of a Drop-in Hydrogen Fueling Station

Winners | Presentations | Standings | The Challenge | Rules | The Prize | Judges | Sponsors

Winners Washington State University

Congratulations to Washington State University, 2014 Grand Prize Winner!


The Grand Prize winning team from Washington State University at the Advanced Clean Transportation Expo 2014 in Long Beach, CA.

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Presentations

Humboldt Sate University Presentation (2014) from HEFContest


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Standings

University Award Score Design IJHE Paper
Washington State University Grand Prize
85.3%
1.9MB PDF TBD
Humboldt University Honorable Mention
82%
8.6MB PDF TBD
Zhejiang University Top Five Finisher
72%
1.7MB PDF  
Ming Dao University Top Five Finisher
69.8%
2.2MB PDF  
Kyushu University Top Five Finisher
67.6%
4.4MB PDF  
North-West University  
66.9%
3MB PDF  
Northwestern University  
55.7%
1.8MB PDF  

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The Challenge

To design a hydrogen fueling module that fulfills the requirements of low-cost, easy permitting, low-maintenance, mass-production, and transportability in order to create a model for a reliable, convenient and reasonably priced refueling experience for all hydrogen fuel cell vehicle customers.

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Rules and Guidelines

The theme of the 2014 Contest was "Development of a Drop-in Hydrogen Fueling Station." View the rules and guidelines >>

Prize

The winners won an expense paid trip to present their design at a session of the Alternative Clean Transportation Expo 2014 in Long Beach, CA.

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Judges

  • Greg Kleen, Fuel Cell Technologies Program, U.S. Department of Energy
  • Chris Ainscough, National Renewable Energy Laboratory
  • Ghassan Sleiman, Hydrogenics
  • Tom Joseph, Bethlehem Hydrogen Inc
  • Reginald Tyler, Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Technologies Branch Chief, U.S. Department of Energy
  • Erika Sutherland, ‎Fuel Cell Technologies Program, U.S. Department of Energy
  • Charles James Jr, Fuel Cell Technologies Office, U.S. Department of Energy
  • Kathleen O'Malley, SRA International
  • Alex Barton, Northeast Electrochemical Energy Storage Cluster and Connecticut Center for Advanced Technology, Inc. (CCAT)

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Event Supporters and Sponsors

  • U.S. Department of Energy
  • National Renewable Energy Lab
  • Fuel Cells 2000
  • International Association for Hydrogen Energy
  • Connecticut Center for Advanced Technology
  • Northeast Electrochemical Energy Storage Cluster

 

2014 Sponsors

Department of Energy

 

National Renewable Energy Lab

 

Media Partners

Fuel Cells 2000

International Association for Hydrogen Energy

Connecticut Center for Advanced Technology

Northeast Electrochemical Energy Storage Cluster

 

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