The National Energy Administration issued the Guidelines for Selecting Topics of Energy Soft Science in 2019 to encourage hydrogen energy research.
On May 30, the State Energy Administration issued Announcement No. 3 of 2019, and compiled the Guidelines for Selecting Topics of Energy Soft Science of the State Energy Administration for 2019, which encouraged research on energy storage and hydrogen energy. It also listed the Path of Cooperative Development of Hydrogen Energy and Renewable Resources, the Strategic Research on the Development of Hydrogen Energy Industry, and the New Energy Vehicle Charging. Research on Medium and Long Term Development Trends of Infrastructure such as Electric Hydrogenation.