Hydrogen/Fuel Cell Codes & Standards


Stationary F/C

H2 & F/C Vehicle

Portable & Micro F/C

H2 Infrastructure


North America



Pacific Rim

So. America / Africa /






This website tracks the world-wide development of about 400 hydrogen and fuel cell standards, and its matrix can be searched, using the TABS above, by the following applications or geographic areas:



Stationary Fuel Cells



Hydrogen & Fuel Cell Vehicles

North America


Portable & Micro Fuel Cells



H2 Infrastructure

Pacific Rim


Misc.  (Forklift Trucks, Aviation, Marine & Bicycle Applications,

Other Fuels and Definitions)

South America /Africa / Australia



            Detailed information for each standard is provided.


For questions, please contact the Safety Report Technical Editors: Karen (Hall) Quackenbush (kquackenbush@fchea.org) or Connor Dolan (cdolan@fchea.org).

This website www.fuelcellstandards.com is managed by the Fuel Cell and Hydrogen Energy Association (FCHEA).


FCHEA represents the leading companies and organizations that are advancing innovative, clean, safe, and reliable energy technologies.


FCHEA drives support and provides a consistent industry voice to regulators and policymakers.  Our educational efforts promote the environmental and economic benefits of fuel cell and hydrogen energy technologies.


For more information on FCHEA, visit us online at www.fchea.org.  For additional Hydrogen and Fuel Cell related safety information, please check out www.hydrogenandfuelcellsafety.info.




This material is based upon work supported by the Department of Energy under Standard Subcontract number 4000173951 under DOE award number DE-AC05-00OR22725 to Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL).



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