Humboldt State University

Schatz Energy Research Center

On Tour with Lollapalooza

Perry Farrell and Nate Coleman make a hydrogen-powered smoothie in front of a large crowd of concert-goers.

Recording artist/festival organizer Perry Farrell and SERC’s Nate Coleman show off their smoothie made with hydrogen power.

During the summer of 2003, SERC engineer Nate Coleman joined with the Lollapalooza Tour’s “World of Just BeCauses.” Throughout the summer Nate demonstrated and showcased our Stack-in-a-Box® system to hundreds of thousands of concertgoers nationwide. Visit the links below to learn more about this project.

Hydrogen Rocks: The 2003 Lollapalooza Music Tour paper (PDF; 852K) for the National Hydrogen Association’s 15th annual Hydrogen Conference and Hydrogen Expo USA

SERC engineer Nate Coleman demonstrates how a fuel cell works to Lollapalooza concertgoers.

SERC’s Nate Coleman demonstrates how a fuel cell works to Lollapalooza concertgoers.