Over the last five years, the worldwide hydrogen energy economy has seen quite an expansion considering

various government budget cuts, alternative energy fad’s coming in and out, and general industry re-positioning.

In light of all of this turmoil, tremendous industry learning and growth is taking place in key sectors worldwide.

In North America, for example, the material handling market is proving to be an early commercialisation opportunity for industrial gas suppliers, component suppliers, and small and large warehouse distribution centres taking advantage of the inherent advantages of hydrogen powered forklifts.