What is the California Fuel Cell Partnership?

About us

About us


CaFCP is an industry-government collaboration formed to commercialize FCEVs and hydrogen.

What happens when the fuel cell wears out?

Durability

Durability


It won’t wear out during the life of the vehicle.

Can you have a hydrogen station at home?

Home refueling

Home refueling


It’s possible, but not practical.

How is a fuel cell different than a battery?

How a fuel cell works

How a fuel cell works


A battery stores electrical energy and a fuel cell converts hydrogen into electrical energy.

Why not make the hydrogen on board the vehicle?

Onboard production

Onboard production


It’s possible, but not practical.

How does an FCEV perform?

Performance

Performance


Great!

Can I drive from Los Angeles to San Francisco?

Range

What if you’re in an accident?

Safety

Safety


FCEVs are as safe as any vehicle on the road.

How can I get a station in my neighborhood?

Stations

Stations


H2 stations can go anywhere!

Doesn't making hydrogen create pollution and use energy?

Well to wheels

Well to wheels


From well-to-wheels, hydrogen in an FCEV is more energy efficient and cleaner than a combustion vehicle, including a hybrid.