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FCHEA: Basics Of Hydrogen
US Fuel Cell and Hydrogen Energy Association provides overview on basics of hydrogen as well as a video on hydrogen safety, information on hydrogen codes, standards, and regulations and a hydrogen fuel fact sheet.

FCHEA: Fuel Cell Basics
Fuel Cell and Hydrogen Energy Association provides overview on fuel cell basics as well as most common types used, benefits and applications.

Fuel Cell Today: FAQ On Fuel Cells
Fuel Cell Today provides answers to some of the most common questions regarding fuel cells. They also have detailed sections on history, technology types, end-use applications, and benefits of use.

Fuel Cell Today: Glossary Of Terms For Hydrogen & Fuel Cells
Fuel Cell Today site provides alphabetical glossary with definitions of terms and abbreviations commonly used in relation to fuel cells.

Smithsonian: History Of Fuel Cells
US Smithsonian Institute museum project to gather historical materials pertaining to the history of fuel cells.

Smithsonian: Overview Of Fuel Cell Technology
Smithsonian museum explains, with diagrams, what a fuel cell is, how they work, why you can not go out and buy one, and the different types.

US DOE: Basics Of Fuel Cells
US Department Of Energy describes how fuel cells and hydrogen energy work, current technologies, types of products, and more.

WBDG: Overview Of Fuel Cell Power Systems
Whole Building Design Guide site explains how fuel cell power systems work types, characteristics, applications, codes and standards, and links to more information.
Industry Information

Canada Gov: Profile Of Canadian Hydrogen & Fuel Cell Industry
Industry Canada, the Canadian Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Association (CHFCA) and PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP (PwC) have collaborated to provide an extensive profile of the Canadian hydrogen and fuel cell sector. The 2012 Sector Profile follows a similar format to the previous eight editions and provides industry insight on Canada’s hydrogen and fuel cell sector for policy makers, investors and other stakeholders. The research adds value to business strategies, investment decisions, and the overall expertise across our country. (PDF)

CCHT: House To Get Canadas First Residential Fuel Cell
Canadian Centre for Housing Technology will be hosting the first residential fuel cell in Canada as part of a collaboration with Fuel Cell Technologies of Ontario.
Industry Sectors

CHFCA: Canadian Hydrogen & Fuel Cell Association
CHFCA was formed in January of 2009 as a result of a merger between Canadian Hydrogen Association (CHA) and Hydrogen & Fuel Cells Canada (H2FCC). The merger unites members of the two former associations to create a vibrant, influential association that represents the majority of stakeholders in the Canadian hydrogen and fuel cell sector. Members cover most types of hydrogen and fuel cell technologies, components, systems supply and integration, fuelling systems, fuel storage, and engineering and financial services.

CHFCA: Canadian Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Association
Canadian Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Association (CHFCA) is a national, non-profit association that supports Canadian corporations, governments and educational institutions that are developing, demonstrating and deploying hydrogen and fuel cell products and services in Canada.

FCHEA: US Fuel Cell and Hydrogen Energy Association
On October 28, 2010 the US Fuel Cell Council and the National Hydrogen Association announced a merger between the two organizations. The merger of the industry's leading advocacy organizations will deliver an integrated strategy to the industry and a singular message to stake holders: fuel cells and hydrogen are integral components of our clean energy portfolio.

US DOE: Fuel Cell Technologies Office
US Department of Energy Fuel Cell Technologies Office is a comprehensive portfolio of activities that address the full range of barriers facing the development and deployment of hydrogen and fuel cells with the ultimate goals of decreasing dependence on oil, reducing carbon emissions, and enabling clean, reliable power generation.
Information Sources

Fuel Cell Today: Resource Site On Hydrogen & Fuel Cells
Fuel Cell Today resource site offers news, analysis, online community forums, reference materials, events, jobs, online store, and more.

Fuel Cells 2000: Resource Site On Hydrogen & Fuel Cells
Fuel Cells 2000 site provides a wide range of information and resources on hydrogen and fuel cells.

US DOE: Links To Resources On Fuel Cells
US Department Of Energy Fuel Cell Technologies Office provides publications and technical information, multimedia, presentation materials from government leaders and experts, links to organizations advancing hydrogen and fuel cell technology, and definitions for related terminology.
Issues & Performance

CARE: Overview On How Most Hydrogen Does Not Eliminate Emissions
Canadian Association for Renewable Energy provides articles and reports suggesting most hydrogen does not eliminate the emission of GHG pollutants that are connected with climate change. They argue that, only when an eligible renewable energy technology is used for electrolysis or non-hydrocarbon derivation process, can the resulting hydrogen be considered as renewable or the fuel cell considered as clean.

Reason Foundation: Hydrogen Cars Don Not Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions
Reason Foundation article explains how switching from gasoline-powered cars to hydrogen cars would not reduce greenhouse gas emissions nor would it eliminate American dependence on the Middle East energy supplies.
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