System Integration

System Integration

Objectives

To develop, integrate and validate prototypes for for Combined Heat and Power (CHP), Portable Power and Fuel Cell Vehicle systems to complement and support the fuel cell stack development activities and lead to the exploitation of locally developed materials and system components.

Highlights

2kW CHP system prototype
2.5 kW backup power prototype
HT-PEMFC powered electric bicycle
FC powered Golf Cart

Projects

KP1-S03 – CHP systems integration and technology validation
- Near-term focus – Micro CHP 2.5 kWe

KP2-SO3 – Portable power system integration and technology validation
- Near-term focus – Up to 5 kW backup power

KP3-SO3 – HVF systems integration and technology validation
- Near-term focus -
- Integration of MH Storage and FC into 3-ton forklift
- Establishing FCV test protocols using 15kW FCV Emulator
- Development of an integrated FC/Battery Power Module
- Integration of an FC into a three-wheeler community vehicle