The CHFCA celebrates National Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Day

OTTAWA – The Canadian Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Association (CHFCA) is pleased to celebrate the 8th Annual National Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Day.

National Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Day is observed on October 8 (10.08) in recognition of the atomic weight of hydrogen: 1.008, with a goal of increasing awareness of the benefits afforded by hydrogen and fuel cell technologies.

Earlier this week, the CHFCA and its members hosted the sector’s first Hydrogen Day on the Hill in Ottawa to meet with federal government officials and discuss the need to accelerate the adoption of hydrogen energy to meet Canada’s net-zero emission targets.

The CHFCA and its members also hosted the Canada Pavilion at the hy-fcell event in Stuttgart, Germany to promote the capabilities of the Canadian sector and highlight collaboration opportunities with international stakeholders.

As of today, the CHFCA has over 170 members across the Canada and its regional branches in British Columbia, Quebec and Ontario that continue to make advances in technologies and research in hydrogen and fuel cells.


About the Canadian Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Association (CHFCA)

The Canadian Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Association (CHFCA) is a national association that supports industry, academia, government agencies, financial organizations and other stakeholders focused on hydrogen and fuel cell technologies and products.  As the collective voice of Canada’s world-leading hydrogen and fuel cell sector, the CHFCA’s mission is to strengthen Canadian leadership, raise awareness of the benefits of the technology, and accelerate the adoption of its members’ products and services in Canada and abroad.  The CHFCA currently has more than 170 members across Canada and regional affiliates in British Columbia, Alberta, Quebec and Ontario. You can also follow CHFCA on Twitter at @PoweringNow or visit for more information.