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DOE Hosts Public Webinar on $1M Competition for Home or Community Hydrogen Refueling System on June 25, 1 PM ET

H2 Prize

H2 Refuel H-Prize webinar registration is open. Send in questions to or tweet to @H2Refuel


The Department of Energy’s Fuel Cell Technologies Office will host a public webinar on the H2 Refuel H-Prize competition on June 25, 2015 at 1 PM ET, 10 AM PT. The Hydrogen Education Foundation, through which the competition is sponsored, will provide detailed information on the competition, including ways to participate, requirements that need to be met, and who is eligible to participate. Anyone interested in competing or learning more about the prize should register for the webinar here >>.

Submit questions ahead of time by sending an email to or a tweet to @H2Refuel. Questions that are not addressed during the webinar may be answered afterwards as part of a FAQ update.

The H2 Refuel H-Prize was launched in October 2014, and the guidelines and technical testing specifications for this $1 million competition are available.

Contestants are encouraged to review all specifications, in detail, prior to submitting their designs which are due on October 29, 2015. Contestants may use the H-Prize website to promote their activities or find partners.

To register for the webinar visit webinar will be recorded and posted on the H-Prize website,

For more information regarding the H2 Refuel Competition, visit


About the H-Prize

H2 Refuel is the 2014-2016 H-Prize competition. It challenges America’s innovators to deploy an on-site hydrogen generation system to fuel hydrogen powered vehicles. The system may use electricity or natural gas, and can be sited in homes, community centers, retail sites or similar locations. The best entry, based upon both technical and cost criteria, will win the $1 million prize.