Working With Us

We offer our partners rapid access to power technology markets, combining their well-established channels to mass markets and supply chains with our field-proven technologies and knowledge taken from over 20 years of engineering experience, to develop low risk, low cost, clean power applications.

We provide risk reduced entry programmes for our customers as we have already developed technology platforms with proven capability in a wide range of award winning, on-road demonstration vehicles.

  • Our highly collaborative development approach allows customers to rapidly integrate our systems into their platform with dramatically reduced entry costs, providing them direct access to our technology leading solutions.

  • Flexible business models, ranging from technology licensing to collaborative joint ventures provide our customers with the opportunity to integrate our fuel cell systems in the most effective manner.

  • We provide the opportunity for global automakers to access our proven, proprietary fuel cell platforms for direct vehicle integration or collaborative development.

  • A flexible, fully tailored development path ensures that we have a long and successful track record of accelerating and de-risking all of our partners’ commercialisation plans from concept to product launch.

  • We recognize the importance of maintaining the utmost security and confidentiality of our partners’ identities and information. Some of our most prestigious global customers therefore remain our best kept secrets.

Some of our great partners include....

Our work with Ricardo

Ricardo and Intelligent Energy work together in applying their respective expertise in advanced low carbon vehicle engineering and fuel cell power technology platforms.

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Our work with Suzuki

Mr Osamu Suzuki (Chairman, Suzuki Motor Corporation) presents Mr Akio Mimura (Chairman, Nippon Steel) with a Suzuki Burgman Fuel Cell Scooter.

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Our work with Peugeot Citroën

Intelligent Energy and PSA Peugeot Citroën successfully integrate a fuel cell system into the H2Origin, an existing battery electric vehicle.

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Intelligent Energy and Lotus have worked together on the successful integration of fuel cell electric power trains into vehicles.


Intelligent Energy and Suzuki Motor Corporation established SMILE FC System Corporation: a joint venture company to develop and manufacture fuel cell systems.


Intelligent Energy worked with Renault to successfully develop a prototype automotive fuel cell system solution.