The Anonymous Widower

Deutz Hydrogen Engine Ready For Market

The title of this post, is the same as this article on H2 View.

These are the first two paragraphs

A brand-new hydrogen engine has been developed in Cologne, Germany to help accelerate the rollout of low and zero emission drive systems.

Developed by Deutz, the TCG 7.8 H2 engine has already passed initial tests on the test bench and is scheduled to go into full production in 2024.

This could be a very significant development.

Initially from the article, they seem to be concentrating on stationary applications, but it could be an easy route for large vehicle manufacturers to decarbonise their products.

August 18, 2021 - Posted by | Hydrogen, Transport/Travel, World | ,


  1. There is plenty of food for thought in this article –

    Comment by Robin St.Clair | August 18, 2021 | Reply

    • If you replace a diesel engine with a similar-sized lump that runs on hydrogen you don’t have to change the transmission.

      Comment by AnonW | August 18, 2021 | Reply

  2. […] today in Deutz Hydrogen Engine Ready For Market, I reported on how Deutz were going down a similar […]

    Pingback by Could London’s New Routemaster Buses Be Converted To Hydrogen Power? « The Anonymous Widower | August 18, 2021 | Reply

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