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Hydrogen plays a central role in achieving climate targets. We are researching how the individual technologies can be integrated into the energy system and deployed on a large scale.
Holger Hanselka, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT)

Around 600 employees at ten Helmholtz centers are researching hydrogen technologies of the future.

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With its National Hydrogen Strategy the German government aims to make Germany the world's leading supplier of hydrogen technologies.

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Federal government adopts hydrogen strategy

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Holger Hanselka

Research Field Coordinator Energy
Karlsruher Institut für Technologie

Sören Wiesenfeldt

Head of Department Research
Helmholtz Association

Lisa Suntrup

Chief Research Manager Energy
Helmholtz Association

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