HyCentA Research GmbH

The COMET K1 facility HyCentA (Hydrogen Research Centre Austria) is housed at Graz University of Technology and conducts extensive research in technological areas of the hydrogen economy. The spectrum ranges from innovations in the production of hydrogen to new storage and distribution technologies and applications for mobility, industry and the energy sector.

Key Activities

  • Area 1 - Electrolysis and Power-to-X
  • Area 2 - Green Energy and Industry
  • Area 3 - Green Mobility
  • Area 4 - Circularity and System Optimization


  • Technische Universität Graz 50%
  • Forschungsgesellschaft für Verbrennungs- kraftmaschinen und Thermodynamik mbH 24%
  • Magna Steyr Fahrzeugtechnik AG & Co KG 13%
  • OMV Refining & Marketing GmbH 13%


HyCentA Research GmbH
Inffeldgasse 15
8010 Graz