Gallery HYPE 1
Gallery HYPE 1
May 2019
Headquarters 75011 Paris, France
In collaboration with Air Liquide

HYPE - A taxi fleet using hydrogen power for zero emission passenger transportation

HYPE taxi offers a zero-emission solution for passenger transportation in large cities with hydrogen vehicles to fight air pollution, a public health emergency.

The fleet is the first to exclusively use FCEVs (fuel cell electric vehicle), or to put it more simply, hydrogen cars. HYPE implements a fully integrated fleet management with a proprietary fleet of vehicles exclusively dedicated to taxi activities, and salaried drivers. A dedicated and specific communication and dispatch platform is used optimize operational efficiency. HYPE demonstrates that the H2 solution can be economically sustainable and practical. The FCEVs used are superior to battery electric vehicles (BEV), with a 500km autonomy and a 3-5 min charge. The objective for HYPE is to become a mature H2 service provider that can be implemented in all major metropolitan cities for all taxi and private drivers' services.

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Key features

  • Zero-emission solution.
  • Ready to be implemented.


  • At no additional costs for the end user.

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Maturity Stage

  • Medium and large scale commercialization
  • Small scale commercialization
  • Initial market commercialization
  • Prototype testing in the real world
  • Prototype testing 1:1 in the lab

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