Rick Beuttel, who has entered the role, brings over three decades of experience to the company, will aim to spearhead the company’s commercial hydrogen strategy that aims to accelerate the adoption of hydrogen across the globe.

This could see the implementation for Bloom’s solid oxide electrolysers throughout the world to bolster production capabilities.

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Additionally, this could situate the company at the forefront of the global energy transition and actively support the amount of hydrogen being generated around the world increasing demand.

Beuttel brings experience in business development within the energy and industrial sectors, including extensive work deploying and scaling hydrogen projects across international markets.

The appointment will help define Bloom’s market strategy, serve as an evangelist for emerging hydrogen solutions, and develop relationships with industry leaders to continue momentum around Bloom’s hydrogen technology.

Sharelynn Moore, Executive Vice-President and Chief Marketing Officer at Bloom Energy, said, “On behalf of the entire leadership team, we are thrilled to welcome Rick to Bloom Energy, especially as we enter 2022 with such strong momentum.

“With an impressive track record as a global energy leader, Rick will help us actualise our vision for the future of energy, driving new collaborations and scaling technologies that make a hydrogen-fuelled economy a reality.”

Speaking on his appointment Beuttel said, “Between its groundbreaking technology and exciting collaborations with other major energy players, Bloom Energy is truly paving the way for the global hydrogen economy of tomorrow.

“I’m proud to be joining a team at the forefront of the industry during such a pivotal moment, and I’m excited to advance Bloom’s mission of providing cost-effective, reliable energy for everyone around the world.”

Making hydrogen happen

 This March, H2 View will explore A Climate for Action and Investment in Europe in an immersive event that features some of the leading stakeholders and influencers in hydrogen, as well as a return to in-person networking and the opportunity to meet the Women in Hydrogen driving the agenda forward.

Taking place in Munich, Germany, confirmed speakers already include the Hydrogen Council, Hydrogen Europe, Clean Hydrogen Partnership, FiveT Hydrogen, Airbus, Nel and Michelin.

Further information on the event, agenda and confirmed speakers can be found here.

To book your ticket, click here.