The HYACINTH consortium is composed by 11 main partners from 5 different European countries. It is well balanced mix of industrial representative (UoS and RCVT), opinion poll company (NORSTAT), Municipalities (ABERDEEN COUNCIL) and regional representative partners from five different countries (Spain, France, Slovenia, United Kingdom and Germany) with complementary competences and expertise and it is one of the points of strength of the project.
Centro Nacional del Hidrógeno (CNH2) – Spain: Public research and development center specialized in hydrogen and fuel cell technologies.
IPLUSF France – France: Company specialized in strategic and business assessment for European companies in their R&D, innovation and environmental processes with experience in consultancy projects related to hydrogen and fuel cells.
Fraunhofer-Institut für System- und Innovationsforschung ISI (Fraunhofer ISI) – Germany: Public research institute analyzing the origins and impacts of innovations, e.g. hydrogen technologies.
Aberdeen City Council (ACC) – United Kingdom: Municipality, end user with experience in hydrogen applications.
Centre for Energy, Environment and Technology (CIEMAT) – Spain: Public research body under the Ministry of Economy and Competitiveness focused on energy and environmental issues.
Foundation for Transport and Energy Research and Development (CIDAUT) – Spain: non-profit foundation for boosting the competitiveness and industrial development of companies in the transport, energy and industry sectors.
Razvojni Center za Vodikove Tehnologije (RCVT) – Slovenia: Founded by five companies and two research institutes to boost research, development and applicable projects in the field of hydrogen and fuel cells.
NORSTAT Services GmbH (NORSTAT) – Germany: Leading fieldwork agency in Europe, with many years of experience with all methods of survey research.
Sustainability Research Institute (SRI), University of Leeds – United Kingdom: SRI integrates natural and social science in interdisciplinary environmental research.
University of Sunderland (SUNDERLAND) – United Kingdom: Higher Education Institution that has been involved in a number of regionally and European funded projects to develop hydrogen technologies.
IPLUSF España – Spain: Company specialized in strategic and business assessment for European companies in their R&D, innovation and environmental processes with experience in consultancy projects related to hydrogen and fuel cells.