Last updated on: 4/1/2009 | Author: ProCon.org

National Fuel Cell Research Center Biography

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Description:

“The National Fuel Cell Research Center (NFCRC) was dedicated in 1998 by the U.S. Department of Energy and the California Energy Commission to accelerate the development and deployment of fuel cell technology, to provide an outreach to the market, to address market hurdles, and to provide leadership in the preparation of educational materials and programs throughout the country…

The NFCRC engages undergraduate and graduate students from all disciplines of engineering and the physical and biological sciences, and collaborates on courses and team projects with both the social sciences and business sciences.”

“About Us,” www.nfcrc.uci.edu (accessed Dec. 30, 2008)

Mission:

“The Mission of the NFCRC is to facilitate, demonstrate and accelerate the development and deployment of fuel cell technology and fuel cell systems; promote strategic alliances to address the market challenges associated with the installation and integration of fuel cell systems; and to educate and develop resources for the various stakeholders in the fuel cell community.”

“Mission,” www.nfcrc.uci.edu (accessed Dec. 30, 2008)

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  1. What Are Fuel Cells?