Hydrogen Europe is the European association representing the interest of the hydrogen and fuel cell industry and its stakeholders. It promotes hydrogen as an enabler of a zero-emission society. With close to 300 companies and 30 national associations as members, our association encompasses the entire value chain of the European hydrogen and fuel cell ecosystem collaborating with the European Commission in the Fuel Cell Hydrogen Joint Undertaking. For further information, please contact: secretariat@hydrogeneurope.eu.


The following staff from Hydrogen Europe contributed to the 2021 edition of this special report:

Bastien Bonnet-Cantalloube
Bastien Bonnet-CantalloubeOfficer, Industry Policy
Bastien joined Hydrogen Europe in 2020 where he coordinates the association’s Industry Working Group, the ad hoc Working Groups on PFAS (poly- and perfluoroalkyl substances) and the EU Carbon Market Reforms.
Michela Bortolotti
Michela BortolottiManager, Communications
Michela joined Hydrogen Europe in March 2018 and is responsible for all communications matters of the association. She is also involved in the communication and dissemination packages of several European funded projects in which Hydrogen Europe is a partner.
Alexandru Floristean
Alexandru FloristeanManager, Intelligence
Alexandru has deep understanding of the market and regulatory framework of clean hydrogen technologies in Europe and since 2018 is part of the Funding and Innovation team of Hydrogen Europe. He is also involved in the Clean Hydrogen Monitor, a yearly report presenting key indicators on the hydrogen sector in Europe.
Felicia Mester
Felicia MesterManager, Energy & Production Policy
Felicia joined Hydrogen Europe in February 2021 and she is responsible for the Energy and Production Working Groups. Previously, she worked with Eurogas where she focused on EU internal gas market regulation, taxation and hydrogen technologies.
Grzegorz Pawelec
Grzegorz PawelecManager, Intelligence
Grzegorz is a Manager for the Funding and Intelligence team at Hydrogen Europe. He joined Hydrogen Europe in May 2019 and was responsible then for the coordination of the Maritime Working Group, focusing on decarbonisation of shipping as well as Finance and Funding Working Group with focus on future PPP on hydrogen under the Horizon Europe framework and the ETS Innovation Fund.


Hydrogen Europe and REVOLVE are grateful to Frank Wouters, Director of the EU-GCC Clean Energy Technology Network and Chairman of the MENA Hydrogen Alliance; Derrick Pisani for his support with content strategy; Filipa Rosa, Creative Directive at REVOLVE, for fast-tracking this publication in a very busy season; and all the Hydrogen Europe staff and members that made this report a success.

Thank you!


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Michela Bortolotti
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