The design and fabrication of the fiiel cell stack modules was done with U.S. Department of Energy support through Morgantown Energy Technology Center (METC), under Cooperative Agreement DE-FC21-92MC29237. The guidance and support of the METC Contracting Officer's Representative, Mr. Thomas J. George, has been greatly appreciated.

The design and procurement of the balance of plant and the construction and testing of the complete system has been supported by the Santa Clara Demonstration Participants. The participants in the SDCP are as follows: City of Santa Clara, City of Los Angeles Department of Water and Power, City of Vemon, Electric Power Research Institute, National Rural Electric Cooperative Association, Sacramento Municipal Utility District, and Southern California Edison Company. Salt River Project (SRP) and the Northern California Power Agency (NCPA) are also supplying some project funding through a consortium agreement with the City of Santa Clara. EPRI has also provided funding beyond its SDCP participant share to support early design and optimization efforts in the project. ERC/FCE is also contributing funding to the project In addition, the California Energy Commission has provided funding to the City of Santa Clara to support the balance of plant pre-test activities.

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