Partnerships to Promote Hydrogen Economy

June 25, 2003U.S. Secretary of Energy Spencer Abraham delivered a keynote address to the European Commission’s (EC) Conference of the High Level Group on Hydrogen and Fuel Cell technologies, in which he noted that both the U.S. and the EC have placed in their respective hydrogen initiatives as well as their mutual cooperation and achievements in the area. He also said that the U.S. Department of Energy would invest US$1.7 billion in research and development of hydrogen vehicles and hydrogen infrastructure technologies.