Proposal for a new UN Regulation on Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Vehicles of category L
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Requirements for the approval of:

  1. Compressed hydrogen storage systems for hydrogen-fuelled vehicles of categories L1, L2, L3, L4 and L5 on their safety-related performance
  2. Specific components for compressed hydrogen storage systems for hydrogen-fuelled vehicles of categories L1, L2, L3, L4 and L5 on their safety-related performance
  3. Hydrogen-fuelled vehicles of categories L1, L2, L3, L4 and L5 incorporating compressed hydrogen storage system on its safety-related performance.
This Regulation does not cover post-crash safety requirements.

Reference Number: WP.29/2018/68
Date: 9 April 2018
Proposal Status: Adopted
Related Documents:
GRSP-62-02 | Draft New Regulation (UNR) on Hydrogen-Fuelled Vehiclesof Categories L1, L2, L3, L4 and L5
GRSP/2017/19 | New UN Regulation on hydrogen-fuelled vehicles
Discussion(s):
World Forum for the Harmonization of Vehicle Regulations | Session 175 | 18-22 Jun 2018

88. The World Forum considered the proposals for new UN Regulations on Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Vehicles of category L, and on mechanical coupling components of combinations of agricultural vehicles under items 4.12.1 and 4.12.2 and recommended their submission to AC.1 for voting.