STAYERS - STAtionary PEM fuel cells with lifetimes beyond five YEaRS
The main objective of STAYERS is materials research leading to the production of a full size, 10 kW prototype PEM fuel cell stack, capable of operating continuously during 40,000 hours in a system for stationary power generation in a chlor-alkali plant.
Project reference:FCH JU 256721 Call for proposals: 2009 Application Area: Stationary power
Project type: Research and Technology Development Topic: SP1-JTI-FCH.2009.3.2: Materials development for cells, stacks and balance of plant (BoP) SP1-JTI-FCH.2009.3.1: Fundamentals of fuel cell degradation for stationary power application
Contract type: Collaborative project Start date: 01 January 2011 End date: 31 December 2013 Duration: 36 months Project cost: € 4.1 million Project funding: € 1.9 million
Coordinator: NEDSTACK FUEL CELL TECHNOLOGY BV The Netherlands
Other participating organisations:
SOLVICORE GMBH & CO KG Germany SOLVAY SPECIALTY POLYMERS S.P.A. Italy SINTEF Norway JRC-JOINT RESEARCH CENTRE- EUROPEAN COMMISSION Belgium