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A world leader in tyres, Michelin continue to innovate to promote the transport of today and to invent the transport of tomorrow.

 

As far as Michelin is concerned, hydrogen ticks all of the boxes with regards to sustainable transport (impact on CO2 emissions, air quality, energy transition), while tackling all of these uses. The Group has been working in this field for more than 15 years. He became a shareholder in Symbio in 2014 and acquired the entire share capital of the company in 2019. Michelin is also involved in the “Zero Emission Valley” project in the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region (20 hydrogen stations and 1,000 vehicles by 2020).

 

On top of that, Michelin is a member of the Fuel Cell Hydrogen Joint Undertaking (FCHJU) at a European Level, a member of the French Association for Hydrogen and Fuel Cells (AFHYPAC), a member of the National Association for the Development of Electric Transport (AVERE) and a member of the Tenerrdis hub.

Founded in 1997, in the space of 20 years Faurecia has grown to become a major player in the global automotive industry.

With 300 sites including 35 R&D centres and 115,000 employees in 37 countries, Faurecia is a global leader in its three areas of business: seating, interiors and clean mobility. Its strong technological offering provides car manufacturers with solutions for “Smart Life on Board” and “Sustainable Mobility”.

In 2018, the Group posted sales of €17.5 billion. Faurecia is listed on the Euronext Paris stock exchange and is a component of the CAC Next 20 index.