The Foundation for the Development of New Hydrogen Technologies in Aragon is a private, not-for-profit entity, created to promote the use of hydrogen as an energy vector.
Promoted by the Government of Aragon it was founded in 2003 with the support of the administration, industry and the main society actors form different sectors of activity.
Twenty-eight entities, research centres and companies support the launch of this initiative, which is gaining new support year after year, which today has become a board made up of 70 members of key importance for the Aragonese economy. With the support of the board members, the Foundation works day by day for the development of new hydrogen technologies integrated with renewable energies and the promotion of Aragon´s involvement in economic activities relating to the use of hydrogen as an energy vector.
The mission of the Foundation is to carry out the organization, management and execution of a wide range of actions with the purpose of generating, storing and transporting hydrogen, for its use in fuel cells, in transport applications or for the generation of distributed energy. In this way it aims to foment research, technological development, cogeneration and industrial adaptation, contributing to industrial modernization and improved competitiveness.