Plastic Omnium has just obtained its first certification for a 700-bar hydrogen storage tank designed to equip passenger cars. The R134 certification is an international standard comprising the strictest specifications for the regulation of high-pressure hydrogen tanks. Other certifications are underway for 350-bar hydrogen tanks and for CNG (compressed natural gas) tanks.
Image: Plastic Omnium displays carbon fiber filament wound hydrogen storage tanks at JEC Paris.
Published: 20th October 2019
This project has received funding from the European Union's Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement no. 820567.