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ENERGY & UTILITIES | Renewables / Hydrogen/Fuel Cell

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Founded Year



Series A - II | Alive

Total Raised


Last Raised

$23M | 1 yr ago

About FirstElement Fuel

FirstElement Fuel provides a network providing retail hydrogen to customers of fuel cell electric vehicles. The company is the developer, owner and operator of the True Zero brand of retail hydrogen stations.

FirstElement Fuel Headquarter Location

2549 Eastbluff Drive #334

Newport Beach, California, 92660,

United States


Latest FirstElement Fuel News

JBIC’s Equity Investment in FirstElement Fuel Inc.

Jul 15, 2020

Baker & McKenzie advised Japan Bank for International Cooperation on the deal. Japan Bank for International Cooperation (JBIC) completed the equity financing documents and related shareholders’ agreements for a joint investment with Mitsui & Co., Ltd (Mitsui) of up to approximately $23 million (JBIC portion) in FirstElement Fuel Inc. (FEF), a US company that operates hydrogen stations in California. Japan Bank for International Cooperation offers banking services, and provided international financing, overseas investment loans, untied loans, overseas projects loans, and other services. The Baker McKenzie team was led by partner Emery D. Mitchell (Picture), associate Maxim V. Tsotsorin, Tokyo office partners Safari Watanabe, Tetsuo Tsujimoto, Kosuke Suzuki, senior associate Satoshi Abe and associate Kensuke Oki.

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Startups in this collection are developing solutions to lower the cost and commercialize the use of hydrogen as a low carbon fuel for heat, manufacturing, fuel cell electric vehicles, seasonal energy storage, and energy transport.

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