Pajarito Powder

Pajarito Powder, LLC is a venture-backed manufacturer of advanced catalysts for PEM and alkaline fuel cells and electrolyzers. Our primary products include Platinum Group Metal (PGM) catalysts and Engineered Catalyst Supports (ECS products) for Fuel Cell Electric Vehicles (FCEV), advanced catalysts for electrolyzers, Engineered Electrolyzer Catalysts (EEC products), and Precious Metal Free (PMF) catalysts that are entirely free of PGMs. Our proprietary VariPore© manufacturing platform provides the basis for high-performing, high-durability catalyst products, manufacturable at scale, today.

January 16, 2024 — Albuquerque, N.M. — Pajarito Powder, a leading innovator in advanced catalyst materials for electrolyzers and fuel cells, proudly announces its inaugural participation at Hyvolution Paris, 2024, hosted at the Porte de Versailles in Paris, France. The…

Dec. 21, 2023 — Albuquerque, N.M. — Pajarito Powder, a leading supplier of catalysts for the hydrogen economy, announced that it has completed its new production facility and headquarters in Albuquerque, N.M. The new 28,000 square-foot chemical production complex will…

Pajarito Powder's CEO Thomas J. Stephenson to Present at the Hydrogen Technology Expo North America in Houston NRG Center on June 28, 2023, as panelist and presenter. Houston, TX – June 15, 2023 – Pajarito Powder, a leading innovator in…

Hydrogen led a shadowy existence in America for a long time. But now subsidies, inventors and companies are causing a boom. A journey through the laboratories and factories of the USA - by Felix Holtermann Please visit Handelsblatt for the article: https://www.handelsblatt.com/technik/forschung-innovation/energie-die-usa-werden-zum-wasserstoff-vorreiter/28865636.html…

Albuquerque, NM – Jan. 4, 2023 – Dr. Michele Ostraat will join New Mexico-based Pajarito Powder as chief scientist for the electrolyzer and fuel cell catalyst maker whose backers include Hyundai Motor Company and Bekaert NV. Previously, Ostraat was chief…

Investment helps accelerate scale-up of Pajarito Powder's advanced catalysts ALBUQUERQUE, NEW MEXICO, USA, and ZWEVEGEM, BELGIUM – September 1, 2022 – Bekaert has made a Series-B investment into U.S.-based startup Pajarito Powder. The investment increases Bekaert’s participation in the hydrogen…

On Wednesday, August 2nd Autoline.TV "On the Road" host John McElroy interviewed Pajarito Powder CEO and Chairman Thomas J. Stephenson while attending the Center for Automotive Research (CARs) 2022 Management Briefing Seminar in Traverse City, MI. Mr McElroy asked Stephenson…

Pajarito Powder CEO and Chairman Thomas J. Stephenson presents at the Public Forum at Hannover Messe 22, Hydrogen+Fuel Cells Public Forum in May 2022. Please see the complete video, here.

Albuquerque, New Mexico – May 16, 2022 – Pajarito Powder, a developer and manufacturer of advanced catalysts for hydrogen fuel cells and electrolyzers will again exhibit at the Hydrogen+Fuel Cells Europe show at Hanover Messe in Hanover, Germany, May 30…

Albuquerque, New Mexico – May 11, 2022 – Pajarito Powder, a developer and manufacturer of advanced catalysts for hydrogen fuel cells and electrolyzers will exhibit at the fourth annual f-cell Canada International Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Event in Edmonton, Alberta,…

Pajarito Powder colleagues Barr Zulevi, Ph.D. and Geoff McCool are coauthors along with members of faculty of Georgia Institute of Technology Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering. Dr. Zulevi, President and CTO of Research and Development for Pajarito Powder stated, "We’d like…

Dr. Barr Zulevi, Pajarito Powder CTO of Research and Development will keynote at the AIChE Regional Conference, hosed by the University of New Mexico at the Centennial Engineering Center on April 23, 2022. Dr. Zulevi is a cofounder, chief technology…

Pajarito Powder's CTO and President, Dr. Barr Zulevi is a co-author of the article, Understanding and Improving Anode Performance in an Alkaline Membrane Electrolyzer Using Statistical Design of Experiments, featured in Electrochimica Acta, an international journal for the publication of…

ALBUQUERQUE, NEW MEXICO – Dec 17, 2021 – U.S.-based startup Pajarito Powder was announced as a finalist in the Albuquerque Business First "Deals of the Year" for the Series B investment led by Hyundai Motor Company. CEO and Chairman Thomas…

ALBUQUERQUE, NEW MEXICO – Oct 6, 2021 Pajarito Powder, LLC CEO and Chairman, Thomas J. Stephenson will present at the hydrogen industry’s largest virtual conference, Mission Hydrogen Online Conference, a twenty-four hour event featuring the most active enterprises in the…

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