HyDATA Project

News - 21 December 2020

Digital decarbonisation

HyDATA is a project financed by the Region Bourgogne Franche-Comté and BPI France. It intending to demonstrate how the hydrogen can contribute to decarbonise the digital, through the use of hydrogen fuel cells in a datacenter. Started in July 2020, the project runs for 18 months.

The HyDATA project evaluate the back-up diesel generators subsitution in the datacenter by hydrogen systems, soundless and without CO2 emissions.
Mahytec, partner of this project, will bring its knowledge about hydrogen storage systems.
FEMTO-ST is coordinator of this project which aslo imply the company H2Sys and Trinaps from Burgundy Franche-Comté.
A demonstator will be settled soon in Extendo datacenter based in Belfort.

HENSOLDT acquires MAHYTEC to further strengthen its hydrogen solutions business

5 March 2021
Hydrogen storage technologies give HENSOLDT an edge to address key energy challenges of the future in defence and non-defence markets Taufkirchen / Dole, 3 March 2021 – HENSOLDT has entered into an agreement to purchase MAHYTEC, a leading manufacturer of hydrogen storage tanks and renewable energy storage systems. Once the transaction will be completed, after [...]


16 February 2021
On February, 2nd 2021, COSMHYC DEMO project held its official Kick-Off meeting. COSMHYC DEMO is the third project of the FCH JU (Fuel Cells & hydrogen Joint Undertaking) funded COSMHYC project series, which is developing an innovative compression solution for Hydrogen Refueling Stations (HRS). The COSMHYC compression solution will now be demonstrated in a real-life [...]

End of COSMHYC project

16 February 2021
COSMHYC project is reaching its conclusion (COmbined hybrid Solution of Metal HYdride and mechanical Compressors). Therefore, we invite you to join us for the final event. It will be held online, at Wednesday 24th of February 2021, from 14:00 to 16:00. The participation is free but requires registration: https://register.gotowebinar.com/register/3009213104714825230 David Colomar (EIFER – European Institute [...]