Air Products (NYSE:APD) serves customers in industrial, energy, technology and healthcare markets worldwide with a unique portfolio of atmospheric gases, process and specialty gases, performance materials, and equipment and services.

Founded in 1940, Air Products has built leading positions in key growth markets such as semiconductor
materials, refinery hydrogen, home healthcare services, natural gas liquefaction, and the developing hydrogen energy market. The company is recognised for its innovative culture, operational excellence and commitment to safety and the environment. Air Products has annual revenues of over $10 billion, operations in more than 40 countries, and 21,000 employees around the globe.

Air Products has more than 50 years of hydrogen experience and is at the forefront of hydrogen energy technology development. Air Products has an extensive patent portfolio with over 50 patents in hydrogen-dispensing technology. We provide liquid and gaseous hydrogen, and HCNG (hydrogen/compressed natural gas) fuelling, and has developed a variety of enabling devices and protocols for fuel dispensing at varied pressures. Hydrogen for these stations can be delivered to a site via truck, produced by natural gas reformation, biomass conversion, or by electrolysis, including
electrolysis that is solar and wind driven.

To date Air Products has built over 120 stations globally, currently undertaking more than 200,000 safe fuellings per year. The company has a leading position in the majority of hydrogen active regions globally and has participated in many DoE and previous European funded projects, including HyLights, HyWays, Roads2HyCom, HyApproval, Hyprocom and more recently CHIC. We are members of all European country associations and Ian Williamson holds the position of President of the European Hydrogen Association.


Mr Frank SCHNITZELER, EU Business Manager Hydrogen Energy Systems.


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