The hydrogen and
fuel cell center


ZBT, together with its partners, is working on technical solutions for our future energy system. In addition to comprehensive basic research in collaboration with scientific partners, various projects in applied research and experimental development are carried out in cooperation with industry and science. Exclusive contract research as well as various services complete the portfolio of ZBT.

Core funding options for our work for and with industry are: 

  • German: Industrielle Gemeinschaftsforschung (IGF / BMWi)
  • German: ZIM-Programme (BMWi)
  • German: NIP (BMVI)
  • German: Energy programme of BMBF and BMWi
  • German: Support of the region NRW
  • EU-Projects both within JTI fuel cells (member of Hydrogen Europe Research) and other calls
  • Eureka support programmes and Interreg projects
  • various trusts

We support you from the project definition via proposal management to the final successfull cooperation! Please get in contact with us.

In different projects the final reports and other publications can be downloaded on via "publications" on our website. Latest news on project starts and results to be found in our "project news" section.

Last update:  19.09.2019