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Pinakin Patel

FuelCell Energy Inc.
Director, Special Systems & Research
Mr. Patel is the Director of Special Systems and Research at FUELCELL ENERGY, INC (FCE). He has been actively engaged in development of fuel cells for over three decades. His key contributions at FCE include pioneering development of internal reforming fuel cells and Tri-generation technology. Currently, he is responsible for development of innovative fuel cell applications for smart grid, co-production of liquid bio-fuels, bio-refineries and chemical plants. He has worked on all types of fuel cells including carbonate, solid oxide, PAFC and PEM. He is doing pioneering research in development of low-cost solutions for hydrogen infrastructure for fuel cell vehicles and energy storage, particularly using renewable fuels such as ethanol, bio-diesel, glycerol and waste-derived biogas. Currently, he is leading FCE's demonstration efforts for advanced refueling stations based on the fuel-flexible hydrogen energy station at OCSD waste-water treatment plant in Fountain Valley, CA.

My Speakers Sessions

Wednesday, November 20

1:15pm CST


My Moderator Sessions

Tuesday, November 19

1:30pm CST