Electrolyser Technology: From HLab to HFuel Hannover Messe: Technology Forum,  21 st  April 2010 Dr Graham Cooley, CEO ITM...
Electrolyser Technology: From HLab to HFuel Hannover Messe: Technology Forum,  21 st  April 2010 Dr Graham Cooley, CEO Con...
Company Positioning
Company Positioning <ul><li>ITM Power </li></ul><ul><li>Energy Storage | Clean Fuel </li></ul><ul><li>Electrolyser Product...
Technology Snapshot ITM POWER  | Electrolyser Technology: From HLab to HFuel
Technology Snapshot <ul><li>A Suite of New Membrane Materials and MEA’s </li></ul><ul><li>ITM Power’s Unique Selling Propo...
Technology Snapshot <ul><li>Membrane Engineering </li></ul><ul><li>Example: Modify equilibrium water content </li></ul>Hyd...
Patent Position <ul><li>Patent Position </li></ul><ul><li>ITM has 25 patents granted or pending: </li></ul><ul><li>Core ma...
Technology Snapshot <ul><li>Efficiency is Key </li></ul><ul><li>The MEA efficiency effects: </li></ul><ul><li>The heat gen...
Technology Snapshot <ul><li>MEA Longevity </li></ul><ul><li>Water quality is important! </li></ul><ul><li>Membrane precond...
Technology Snapshot <ul><li>Stack Development </li></ul><ul><li>A good MEA needs a great stack </li></ul><ul><li>Developed...
Technology Snapshot <ul><li>Systems Development </li></ul><ul><li>From technology provider to product supplier </li></ul><...
Technology Snapshot <ul><li>Testing and Quality </li></ul><ul><li>An ISO quality environment </li></ul><ul><li>Well develo...
Technology Snapshot <ul><li>Manufacture and Assembly </li></ul><ul><li>A dedicated production facility in Sheffield </li><...
Technology Snapshot <ul><li>CE Accreditation </li></ul><ul><li>Products pre-assessment completed </li></ul><ul><li>Consult...
Product Launch ITM POWER  | Electrolyser Technology: From HLab to HFuel
Electrolyser Products <ul><li>ITM has developed a suite of electrolyser products for a range of applications from laborato...
Electrolyser Products Hydrogen Production Rates Small: In the region of 0.5 – 2.5 kg/week H 2 . This is appropriate for la...
Electrolyser Products
Hydrogen Refuelling Infrastructure Products ITM POWER  | Electrolyser Technology: From HLab to HFuel
Hydrogen Refuelling <ul><li>Green Box – 2008  </li></ul><ul><li>A pioneer in the field since 2008 </li></ul><ul><li>1kg/da...
<ul><li>HPRU – 2009 </li></ul><ul><li>Stationary High Pressure Refueller  </li></ul><ul><li>Rapid cascade refuelling at 35...
Hydrogen Refuelling <ul><li>HFuel ®  – 2010  </li></ul><ul><li>Hydrogen Fuel infrastructure unit </li></ul><ul><li>HFuel 1...
Hydrogen Refuelling <ul><li>HPac, HFill, HFuel – 2011  </li></ul><ul><li>An integrated product range from home refuelling ...
Hydrogen Refuelling <ul><li>HFill ®  – 2011  </li></ul><ul><li>Home refueller for coupling to embedded renewable energy </...
HFuel Brochure
Company Positioning
Outlook <ul><li>Strong Technology Platform </li></ul><ul><li>ISO accreditation </li></ul><ul><li>Focused on products </li>...
Legal Statement ITM POWER  | Electrolyser Technology: From HLab to HFuel
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  1. 1. Electrolyser Technology: From HLab to HFuel Hannover Messe: Technology Forum, 21 st April 2010 Dr Graham Cooley, CEO ITM POWER | Electrolyser Technology: From HLab to HFuel
  2. 2. Electrolyser Technology: From HLab to HFuel Hannover Messe: Technology Forum, 21 st April 2010 Dr Graham Cooley, CEO Contents Company Positioning Technology Snapshot Product Launch Hydrogen Refuelling Outlook Legal Statement ITM POWER | Electrolyser Technology: From HLab to HFuel
  3. 3. Company Positioning
  4. 4. Company Positioning <ul><li>ITM Power </li></ul><ul><li>Energy Storage | Clean Fuel </li></ul><ul><li>Electrolyser Product Range </li></ul><ul><li>Clean Fuel Product Range </li></ul><ul><li>Engineering hydrogen solutions </li></ul><ul><li>Seeking partners </li></ul><ul><li>Managing field trials </li></ul>
  5. 5. Technology Snapshot ITM POWER | Electrolyser Technology: From HLab to HFuel
  6. 6. Technology Snapshot <ul><li>A Suite of New Membrane Materials and MEA’s </li></ul><ul><li>ITM Power’s Unique Selling Propositions are: </li></ul><ul><li>Low cost (compared to Fluorocarbons) </li></ul><ul><li>Ease of production </li></ul><ul><li>New product fabrication routes </li></ul><ul><li>For both Electrolysers and Fuel Cells </li></ul><ul><li>Improved water management </li></ul>
  7. 7. Technology Snapshot <ul><li>Membrane Engineering </li></ul><ul><li>Example: Modify equilibrium water content </li></ul>Hydrophilic component Cross-linking component
  8. 8. Patent Position <ul><li>Patent Position </li></ul><ul><li>ITM has 25 patents granted or pending: </li></ul><ul><li>Core materials and production process patent granted </li></ul><ul><li>Key patents prosecuted via PCT system </li></ul><ul><li>Follow on patents provide cover for: </li></ul><ul><li>- Advances in systems engineering </li></ul><ul><li>- Novel applications </li></ul>Comprehensive IP protection: Core patent, WO2002GB04095 (2002) “Hydrophilic polymers and their use as membranes in electrochemical cells” is now granted in most territories.
  9. 9. Technology Snapshot <ul><li>Efficiency is Key </li></ul><ul><li>The MEA efficiency effects: </li></ul><ul><li>The heat generated </li></ul><ul><li>The hydrogen cost </li></ul><ul><li>The membrane lifetime </li></ul>
  10. 10. Technology Snapshot <ul><li>MEA Longevity </li></ul><ul><li>Water quality is important! </li></ul><ul><li>Membrane preconditioning removes trapped residue from polymerisation </li></ul><ul><li>Water clean up minimises contamination </li></ul><ul><li>Establishing evidence base at product level </li></ul>
  11. 11. Technology Snapshot <ul><li>Stack Development </li></ul><ul><li>A good MEA needs a great stack </li></ul><ul><li>Developed a suite of stack design tools </li></ul><ul><li>Both theoretical and empirical approaches utilised </li></ul><ul><li>Test capacity increased to meet the task </li></ul>
  12. 12. Technology Snapshot <ul><li>Systems Development </li></ul><ul><li>From technology provider to product supplier </li></ul><ul><li>System sizing, integration and packaging </li></ul><ul><li>CAD and CAE capabilities </li></ul><ul><li>In-house development of control systems </li></ul>
  13. 13. Technology Snapshot <ul><li>Testing and Quality </li></ul><ul><li>An ISO quality environment </li></ul><ul><li>Well developed quality control practices </li></ul><ul><li>Integrated management system </li></ul><ul><li>Core MEA & stack testing team </li></ul><ul><li>Well stocked test laboratories </li></ul>
  14. 14. Technology Snapshot <ul><li>Manufacture and Assembly </li></ul><ul><li>A dedicated production facility in Sheffield </li></ul><ul><li>Well equipped for small batch production </li></ul><ul><li>Use of standard operating procedures </li></ul><ul><li>Continuous improvement methodology </li></ul><ul><li>Supply chain management </li></ul><ul><li>Highly skilled team </li></ul>
  15. 15. Technology Snapshot <ul><li>CE Accreditation </li></ul><ul><li>Products pre-assessment completed </li></ul><ul><li>Consultancy on safety and CE requirements </li></ul><ul><li>Developed understanding of relevant directives </li></ul><ul><li>Process ongoing for all products </li></ul>
  16. 16. Product Launch ITM POWER | Electrolyser Technology: From HLab to HFuel
  17. 17. Electrolyser Products <ul><li>ITM has developed a suite of electrolyser products for a range of applications from laboratory-based analytical systems, through soldering and joining, to clean fuel provision for hydrogen-powered vehicles. </li></ul>Product Range (left-right): HCore, HLab 600, HLab1000, HBox 1000, HBox 3000, HFlame, HPac
  18. 18. Electrolyser Products Hydrogen Production Rates Small: In the region of 0.5 – 2.5 kg/week H 2 . This is appropriate for laboratories, the education market, fuel cell developers and for trickle charging hydrogen stores Medium: A minimum of 1kg/day H 2 . Units in this range may be used on their own or in tandem for H 2 ome, transport and small industrial applications Large: As required for high pressure transport refuelling and other industrial applications
  19. 19. Electrolyser Products
  20. 20. Hydrogen Refuelling Infrastructure Products ITM POWER | Electrolyser Technology: From HLab to HFuel
  21. 21. Hydrogen Refuelling <ul><li>Green Box – 2008 </li></ul><ul><li>A pioneer in the field since 2008 </li></ul><ul><li>1kg/day prototype </li></ul><ul><li>8 hour refill </li></ul><ul><li>Designed as a home refueller </li></ul><ul><li>Product format did not gain traction </li></ul>
  22. 22. <ul><li>HPRU – 2009 </li></ul><ul><li>Stationary High Pressure Refueller </li></ul><ul><li>Rapid cascade refuelling at 350 bar </li></ul><ul><li>Flexible and modular </li></ul><ul><li>One of only four refuellers in the UK </li></ul>Hydrogen Refuelling
  23. 23. Hydrogen Refuelling <ul><li>HFuel ® – 2010 </li></ul><ul><li>Hydrogen Fuel infrastructure unit </li></ul><ul><li>HFuel 15kg/day, rapid cascade refuelling at 350 bar </li></ul><ul><li>Flexible, modular and transportable refuelling unit </li></ul><ul><li>Targeted at the urban commercial fleet market </li></ul>
  24. 24. Hydrogen Refuelling <ul><li>HPac, HFill, HFuel – 2011 </li></ul><ul><li>An integrated product range from home refuelling to mobile infrastructure units </li></ul>
  25. 25. Hydrogen Refuelling <ul><li>HFill ® – 2011 </li></ul><ul><li>Home refueller for coupling to embedded renewable energy </li></ul><ul><li>Developed in a mature legislative environment </li></ul><ul><li>Services for the 700 bar adopted standard </li></ul><ul><li>Aligned with a highly distributed model </li></ul>
  26. 26. HFuel Brochure
  27. 27. Company Positioning
  28. 28. Outlook <ul><li>Strong Technology Platform </li></ul><ul><li>ISO accreditation </li></ul><ul><li>Focused on products </li></ul><ul><li>CE marking in process </li></ul><ul><li>Seeking partners for distribution and field trials </li></ul><ul><li>Strong cash position - £19m </li></ul>ITM POWER | Electrolyser Technology: From HLab to HFuel
  29. 29. Legal Statement ITM POWER | Electrolyser Technology: From HLab to HFuel

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