Single Step Manufacturing of Low Catalyst Loading Electrolyzer MEAs

Award Information
Agency: Department of Energy
Branch: N/A
Contract: DE-SC0009213
Agency Tracking Number: 209016
Amount: $1,000,000.00
Phase: Phase II
Program: STTR
Awards Year: 2014
Solicitation Year: 2014
Solicitation Topic Code: 01a
Solicitation Number: DE-FOA-0001072
Small Business Information
Proton Energy
10 Technology Drive, Wallingford, CT, 06492-1955
DUNS: 960306785
HUBZone Owned: N
Woman Owned: N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged: N
Principal Investigator
 Katherine Ayers
 Dr.
 (203) 678-2190
 kayers@protononsite.com
Business Contact
 Stephen Szymanski
Title: Mr.
Phone: (203) 678-2338
Email: sszymanski@protononsite.com
Research Institution
 University of Connecticut
 191 Auditorium Road
Unit 3222
Storrs, CT, 06269-3222
 () -
 Nonprofit college or university
Abstract
Proton OnSite manufactures hydrogen generation systems which can be integrated with renewable energy sources to generate hydrogen fuel while producing minimal carbon footprint. This project aims to reduce the energy required to manufacture these units through development of improved electrode application methods and reduction in platinum group metal usage.

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