Erwin Hymer Group of North America and Watt Fuel Cell Sign Supply and Engineering Cooperation Agreement

Cambridge, Ontario, CANADA –March 5, 2018 – Erwin Hymer Group North America, Inc. has signed an exclusive supply and engineering cooperative agreement with Watt Fuel Cell Corporation located in Mount Pleasant, Pennsylvania, to introduce the Watt Fuel Cell technology into the RV market.

The exclusive agreement between the two parties will introduce the Watt Fuel Cell into the proprietary EcoTrek® technology currently used by Erwin Hymer Group North America, Inc. The combination of the Watt Fuel Cell and the established EcoTrek® technology will enable consumers to travel and achieve a mobile leisure lifestyle, living off the grid while having virtually silent, on demand power and achieving almost zero emissions.

“This is a really exciting and important partnership as the two technologies combined allowed owners to live off the grid, anywhere, anytime, and always have power and charging capability using the incredible Watt ImperiumTM Fuel Cell as long as they can fill their propane tank”. Said Jim Hammill, President and CEO of Erwin Hymer Group North America, Inc.  “They will do so, knowing that they are producing little to no emissions.  We have always been dedicated to being as green as possible both in our manufacturing processes and our technologies, so this is a perfect fit.” Adds Hammill.

“We are pleased to be working with Erwin Hymer Group North America, Inc, a forward thinking innovative consumer products company, and are excited to be launching our products as part of their platform.  Our combined engineering and business resources will be pooled to achieve a real market impact for the hybrid clean technology solution we have been developing for many years here at WATT.”  said Caine Finnerty, President and CEO of Watt Fuel Cell.

The integration of the Watt ImperiumTM Fuel Cell allows the use of a propane to create clean electricity and heat, and allows Erwin Hymer Group North America, Inc. to affordably put in place a method of creating clean electricity.

About Erwin Hymer Group

The Erwin Hymer Group unites motorhome and caravan manufacturers, motorhome and caravan accessory specialists as well as hire and financing services under one roof. In financial year 2016/17, the Group achieved a turnover of 2.1 billion euros with more than 6,000 employees world-wide and around 55,000 recreational vehicles.

The motorhome and caravan brands American Fastbacks, Buccaneer, Bürstner, Carado, Cliffride, Compass, Dethleffs, Elddis, Eriba, Etrusco, Hymer, Niesmann+Bischoff, Laika, LMC, Roadtrek, Sunlight and Xplore, the motorhome hire companies Best Time RV, McRent and rent easy, the chassis specialist Goldschmitt, the accessories specialist Movera, the trailer tent manufacturer 3DOG camping and the touring portal freeontour all belong to the Erwin Hymer Group. www.erwinhymergroup.com

Press contact: Karyn Torcoletti, Director of Marketing, karynt@erwinhymergroupna.com, 519-745-0711

About WATT Fuel Cell Corporation

WATT Fuel Cell Corporation (www.wattfuelcell.com) is a developer and manufacturer of Solid Oxide Fuel Cell (“SOFC”) stacks and systems that operate on common, readily available fuels such as propane, natural gas, and biogas. WATT’s mission is to provide quiet, light, efficient, affordable, and environmentally responsible energy solutions to a range of power markets with its superior hybrid power products and advanced manufacturing capabilities.

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