2nd International Hydrail Conference: HYDRAIL 2006

Wed, 06/07/2006
Herning, Denmark

The 2nd International Hydrogen Train & Hydrail conference was held in Herning, Denmark, in June 2006 with more than 50 participants from all over the world, e.g. from USA, Russia, Great Britain, Spain, Germany and Holland. The conference opened opportunities for closer international cooperation for a real fuel cell driven train on VLTJ rails.

The conference website is available at http://www.greenhydrogen.dk/Default.aspx?ID=346.

Conference Program [PDF]

Conference Presentations

All presentations in Adobe PDF format

Welcome by US Embassy: Deputy Chief Sandy Kaiser, denmark.usembassy.gov

Feasibility Study into the use of Hydrogen Fuel

Jeff Allan, UK Rail Safety and Standards Board, www.rssb.co.uk, Feasibility Study into the use of Hydrogen Fuel

US projects on Hydrogen Technology for Railways

Arnold Miller, Vehicle Projects LLC, Technical issues in development of a variable hybridity fuel cell locomotive

Stan Thompson, Mooresville NC (USA) Hydrail Initiative, Hydrail in North America

The Hydrogen Train - Europe's first hydrogen powered train

Benny Christensen, HIRK (Denmark), www.hirc.dk, Hydrogen Train - the Danish way

Mikael Sloth, H2 Logis ApS, www.h2logic.com, The Hydrogen Train - preliminary results

Solutions based on PEM fuel cells

Jean-Paul Moskowitz, Alstom Transport, The Fulltramm project

Roberto Minicuci, Nuvera Fuel Cells, FORZATMRail Power Module

Jan Piet Van der Meer, NedStack Fuel Cell Technology, Drive Train solutions based on NedStack PEM fuel cells

High Temperature Fuel Cells (SOFC) Status

Mogens Mogensen, RISO (National Energy Research Laboratories), High Temperature Fuel Cells (SOFC) Status

Hydrogen and Fuel cell EU Platform Activities on Railway Applications

Carlos Navas, NTDA Energia, NTDA - Creating a Pathway to the Hydrogen Economy