Air Liquide will today begin exhibiting and exulting the merits of hydrogen as a new energy resource, at an exhibition titled ‘Observatory of Innovations’ which is being held in the Cité des Sciences et de l’Industrie in Paris.

The event opens it doors today, 23rd December 2008, and will run through until 29th August 2010, with Air Liquide contributing by providing an exhibit on hydrogen, and new energy.

The group will be participating in the Observatory of Innovations, a unique space that puts the spotlight on innovation in companies. Visitors can discover these creations and understand the underlying principles, technologies and outlooks for the future.

Air Liquide’s presentation features its recent innovations on producing, storing and distributing hydrogen, which are already enabling vehicles powered with fuel cells to test this new energy in cities. At this interactive exhibition, visitors can also experience how to fill a hydrogen car tanks thanks to a working model.

Over 40 years of experience in hydrogen has enabled Air Liquide to obtain leading expertise in this field, from the production stage to its industrial uses.