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Hydrogen for clean urban transport in Europe

Objective

The HyFLEET:CUTE project will comprise the continued operation of the FC-fleet from the former CUTE and ECTOS projects, the development and demonstration of a new FC hybrid pre-prototype and the development, construction and demonstration of a fleet of 14 hydrogen powered internal combustion engine (ICE) buses in regular service in Berlin including the required hydrogen infrastructure. It will be a part of the European Hydrogen & Fuel Cell platform.

Goals of this project are to:
- Improve FC technology by continuing the operation of 21 FC- buses over a period of 12 months in 7 European and in parallel continuing the operation another 6 buses in China and Western Australia
- Develop the concept, design and production of a new FC hybrid bus as a pre-prototype aiming at 20% less fuel consumption than a comparable diesel bus
- Built up the hydrogen infrastructure for operating a fleet of 14 buses in Berlin
- Development, design and production of 4 buses with naturally aspirated hydrogen ICE

Call for proposal

FP6-2004-TREN-3
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Funding Scheme

IP - Integrated Project

Coordinator

DAIMLERCHRYSLER AG
Address
001/H201 - Bcf/fs
Stuttgart
Germany

Participants (30)

AIR LIQUIDE SA
France
Address
75, Quai D'orsay
Paris
BP GAS MARKETING LTD.
United Kingdom
Address
Chertsey Road
Sunbury-on-thames
BVG BERLINER VERKEHRSBETRIEBE A.Ö.R.
Germany
Address
Potsdamer Strasse 188
Berlin
CHINA FCB DEMONSTRATION PROJECT MANAGEMENT OFFICE
China
Address
Room 8220 Zhangjiagang Hotel, Bldg 18, Maolinju, Muxidi Haidian District
Beijing
EMPRESA MUNICIPAL DE TRANSPORTES DE MADRID SA
Spain
Address
Calle Cerro De La Plata 4
Madrid
EURO KEYS SPRL
Belgium
Address
Av. De Tervuren 13B
Brussels
EVOBUS GMBH
Germany
Address
Vaihinger Str. 131
Stuttgart
GVB
Netherlands
Address
Arlandaweg 100
Amsterdam
HAMBURGER HOCHBAHN AG
Germany
Address
Steinstrasse 20
Hamburg
HYDROGENICS EUROPE N.V.
Belgium
Address
Nijverheidsstraat 48C
Oevel
ICELANDIC NEW ENERGY
Iceland
Address
Borgartun 37
Reykjavik
INSTITUTO DE ENGENHARIA MECANICA - INSTITUTO SUPERIOR TÉCNICO
Portugal
Address
Avenida Rovisco Pais
Lisboa
LONDON BUS SERVICES LTD
United Kingdom
Address
172 Buckingham Palace Road
London
MAN NUTZFAHRZEUGE AG
Germany
Address
Dachauer Strasse 667
Muenchen
MVV CONSULTING GMBH
Germany
Address
Luisenring 49
Mannheim
NEOMAN BUS GMBH
Germany
Address
Heinrich Büssing Str. 1
Salzgitter
NORSK HYDRO ASA
Norway
Address
Kjorboveien 16
Oslo
PE EUROPE GMBH
Germany
Address
Hauptstrasse 111-113
Leinfelden-echterdingen
PLANET PLANUNGSGRUPPE ENERGIE UND TECHNIK GBR
Germany
Address
Donnerschweer Strasse 89/91
Oldenburg
REPSOL YPF S.A.
Spain
Address
Paseo De La Castellana, 278-280
Madrid
SHELL HYDROGEN B.V.
Netherlands
Address
Badhuisweg 3
Amsterdam
TECHNICAL UNIVERSITY BERLIN
Germany
Address
Einsteinufer 25/Ta8
Berlin
TOTAL DEUTSCHLAND GMBH
Germany
Address
Schützenstraße 25
Berlin
TRANSPORTS DE BARCELONA S.A.
Spain
Address
Carrer 60, Num. 21-23, Zona Franca
Barcelona
UNIVERSITAET STUTTGART
Germany
Address
Keplerstr.7
Stuttgart
UNIVERSITY OF ICELAND
Iceland
Address
V/sudurgotu
Reykjavik
VATTENFALL EUROPE BERLIN AG & CO KG
Germany
Address
Puschkinallee 52
Berlin
VATTENFALL EUROPE HAMBURG AG
Germany
Address
Ueberseering 12
Hamburg
VILLE DE LUXEMBOURG - SERVICE DES TRANSPORTS EN COMMUN + C61
Luxembourg
Address
Hotel De Ville
Luxembourg
WESTERN AUSTRALIAN DEPARTMENT FOR PLANNING AND INFRASTRUCTURE
Australia
Address
441 Murray Street
Perth, Western Australia