Mobility startup Arthur from Blanage near Munich made its H2 bus in operation for the first time as part of Hydrogen Week 2022 in Erlangen. The startup promises to launch the first model in the summer of 2022. Other products are already being planned. Arthur sees itself as a systems manufacturer and was only founded in 2021 by Gerhard Mee and Philip Gloner. According to the founders, they share the vision of shaping the future of zero-emissions mobility. In just twelve months, the team has developed a zero-emission hydrogen bus that stands out from similar vehicles thanks to its low consumption and cost-efficiency.
The company is also a partner in the Bavarian Hydrogen Alliance, which is coordinated by the Bayern Hydrogen Center (H2.B). Philip Gloner, CEO, also introduced the company as part of the “H2 Start-ups” panel along with representatives from BtX Energy, HiTES Holding GmbH, Green H2 and ostermeier H2ydogen Solutions.
“I am delighted to be part of Hydrogen Week South and to support the start-up of the first hydrogen filling station in Erlangen. In this way, we are putting the energy source of the future, hydrogen, even more into the public eye. The participation and interest of high-level politicians such as Federal President Steinmeier gives me hope for the That not only are we the companies driving the mobility revolution forward, but there will also be more political leverage.
Bavarian Economy Minister Ewinger began operating the first hydrogen filling station in Erlangen on July 2 with MDP Muller. As part of the inaugural filling station programme, the leading companies will provide insights into the future potential of the hydrogen movement. Operator H2 MOBILITY Deutschland will provide information on the infrastructure of the H2 filling station, ARTHUR will provide information on hydrogen in public transport and Siemens Energy and Hydrogenious will present on electrolysis topics and the new LOHC (Liquid Organic Hydrogen Carrier) storage technology.
The hydrogen bus as a shuttle for the Federal President
The ARTHUR H2 ZERO bus will be given a special honor on July 5th when it is allowed to transport Federal President Frank-Walter Steinmeier, accompanied by the diplomatic corps, to visit the gas station. As part of this year’s information trip and meetings with the diplomatic corps (about 180 diplomatic representatives of other countries in Germany), the Federal President will visit not only HI ERN (Helmholtz Erlangen-Nuremberg Institute for Renewable Energy), but also a recent visit. Opened H2 Mobility filling station on a visit to Erlangen. As part of this exclusive event, Glonner will present the mobility company and the H2 bus. In addition, Daniel Teichmann, CEO of Hydrogenious LOHC Technologies, will be demonstrating the new LOHC technology to guests.
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