The DWV is the umbrella organization of all those in Germany who are committed to the general use of hydrogen as an energy carrier in the economy. The mission of the DWV is to ensure that hydrogen is produced from renewable energy sources for a sustainable energy economy.
Since 1996 the DWV is focused on promoting the rapid market introduction of green hydrogen as an energy carrier and fuel cell technology. The goal of the association is to bring all aspects of a future supply infrastructure of hydrogen, its production and energetic use into a factual and perspective discussion and to actively participate in shaping the market development. As the national association representing the German hydrogen industry, the DWV also promotes the international trade of hydrogen and its downstream products.
One of the core competencies of the DWV is the development and implementation of concepts for secure, economical and emission-free mobility and energy supply, as well as strategies for sustainable and climate neutral industries.