Ohmium Inc., CSIR-CECRI partners for research to support next-gen electrolyzer tech
US-headquartered polymer electrolyte membrane (PEM) electrolyzers for green hydrogen production manufacturer, Ohmium International has announced that it has partnered with Central Electrochemical Research Institute (CECRI), Karaikudi to support "research into new material to support the next generation electrolyzer technology".
Dr. Chockkalingam Karuppiah, Chief Technology Officer, Ohmium, stated that the sponsorship would enable Ohhium "to leverage CECRI's deep expertise and resources, which will benefit both our current and the next-generation technology.
Dr. Kalaiselvi, Director, CSIR-CECRI said "the research would "focus on material innovation, deployable as a sustainable solution provider."
Ohmium, which has a plant in Bengaluru, is the only electrolyzer manufacturer in India and the Bengaluru plant is the only manufacturing facility the company has.
In January, the company had announced a similar agreement with the IIT Madras Research Park "to accelerate polymer electrolyte membrane electrolyzer performance enhancements."