SAE Fuel Cell Standards Committee
Terminology Working Group                                                                                                                                                                                        Mission: Identify commonly used vehicle application fuel cell terminology And develop universally acceptable definitions for this terminology.                                                                            



Society of Automotive Engineers


SAE J2574
Fuel Cell Electric Vehicle Terminology



This SAE Information Report contains definitions for hydrogen fuel cell powered vehicle terminology. It is intended that this document be a resource for those writing other hydrogen fuel cell vehicle documents; especially, Standards or Recommended Practices.



Published in 2002. Re-issued in 2011. Available at