The invention relates to a fuel cell system comprising a fuel cell unit disposed in a fuel cell box. The fuel cell system also contains a gas generating system box. Components are assembled in the gas generation system box whereby the working temperature thereof is above 80 DEG C. Said gas generating system box is thermally insulated and the fuel box, gas generating system box, and, optionally, other boxes which contain components that transport or contain hydrogen gas are provided with means of ventilation.

Title
Fuel cell system and a method for operating a fuel cell system
Application Number
EP20010945160 20010518
Publication Number
1295351 (A1)
Application Date
May 18, 2001
Publication Date
March 26, 2003
Inventor
Strohmaier Manfred
DE
Schempp Volker
DE
Nigsch Harald
DE
Monzel Bernd
DE
Mirsch Dietmar
DE
Heil Dietmar
DE
Haug Alfred
DE
Benz Uwe
DE
Belschner Werner
DE
Assignee
Ballard Power Systems
CA
Ballard Power Systems
DE
IPC
H01M 08/06
H01M 08/04
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