Intelligent Energy to present at FC Expo 2020

Published on Wed 26 February, 2020

Intelligent Energy’s Regional Sales Manager for Japan and Korea, Hideyuki Hayashi, will be speaking on Thursday 27th February at FC Expo 2020 being held this week at Tokyo Big Sight. He will be speaking in the track entitled ‘New applications of fuel cells’ with a presentation entitled ‘Beyond batteries: Extending UAV flight with hydrogen fuel cells.’

Mr Hayashi will describe the advantages that Intelligent Energy’s class leading compact and lightweight Fuel Cell Power Modules bring to UAV and drone users compared to the use of just battery power alone. 

Intelligent Energy, which is built on 30 years of development in the automotive, aerospace and other markets, has been developing fuel cell solutions for the UAV market since 2015. Since this time the company has launched a portfolio of FCC and CE certified products, ranging from 650W up to 2.4kW of power and can offer flight times of over two hours depending on configuration and payload.

Intelligent Energy products have been used in numerous firsts for the UAV market including; a world record breaking flight time of over 12 hours with a South Korean customer and more recently they were used in commercial operations for inspection and detection in the oil and gas industry. 

In addition to Mr Hayashi’s presentation at the event, Intelligent Energy products will also be on display at both the Suzuki Shokan (W10-12) and the Teijin Engineering Group (W21-62) exhibition stands at the Expo.

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Intelligent Energy will also be exhibiting at Japan Drone 2020, 25-27 March, Booth 23, at the Makuhari Messe, Chiba. For more information visit:

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