The truth about hydrogen, the latest, trendiest low-carbon solution

GreenBiz

As misconceptions about the emerging tech abound, we can dispel common myths to encourage hydrogen's potential for decarbonization. Energy & Climate hydrogen Renewable Energy Rocky Mountain Institute

Could green hydrogen be key to a carbon-free economy?

GreenBiz

Could green hydrogen be key to a carbon-free economy? And what energy product will be used both to power this city and sell to the world? It claims to be the world’s largest green hydrogen project — and more Saudi plants are on the drawing board. Green hydrogen? Hydrogen.

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Green hydrogen could curb one-third of fossil fuel and industry emissions by 2050

GreenBiz

That's according to a BloombergNEF report that calls policy support for the hydrogen economy "insufficient.". decarbonization hydrogen Hydropower Renewable Energy

Could trash-to-energy technology feed hydrogen demand?

GreenBiz

Could trash-to-energy technology feed hydrogen demand? One novel spin on emerging hydrogen fuel options is "clean hydrogen" made from trash. . Early pioneers of these hydrogen-from-waste technologies such as Ways2H, SGH2 Energy (SGH2) and Standard Hydrogen say not only are they making carbon-free, energy-rich fuel, their approaches also will divert mountains of trash from landfills and waterways, cutting greenhouse gas emissions. .

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Has green hydrogen’s time finally come?

GreenBiz

Los Angeles is behind a two-phase, first-of-its-kind transformation that will turn a coal-fired power plant in Utah into one powered by green hydrogen by 2045. Cities Energy & Climate Power Operations Power Points Renewable Energy

Hydrogen in China

CleanTech Group

During the summer, China’s Science and Technology Minister, Wan Gang, called for China to “look into establishing a hydrogen society.” China Energy & Power Hydrogen Energy EfficiencyGiven the Minister.

China’s Hydrogen Society Beginning to Take Shape

CleanTech Group

China’s Hydrogen Society Beginning to Take Shape Last year, we detailed how China’s government had promoted ambitious plans for the development of a hydrogen economy and specifically, how the country’s Science and Technology. Cleantech Insights Energy & Power Hydrogen

Government of Canada launches Hydrogen Strategy

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Most automakers may have rejected hydrogen as an energy storage medium for passenger vehicles ( Toyota is the notable exception), but the technology may yet find applications for industrial processes, and in other forms of transportation such as aviation and shipping.

Canada risks missing out on fast-moving hydrogen opportunity: report

Clean Energy Canada

VANCOUVER — Hydrogen is getting people talking. Already, 18 economies comprising more than 75% of global GDP are developing and rolling out hydrogen strategies. The Task Force for a Resilient Recovery recommends allocating $1 billion to support Canadian leadership in clean hydrogen.

You say old coal plant, I say new green hydrogen facility

GreenBiz

You say old coal plant, I say new green hydrogen facility. More broadly, expanding renewable energy further divides the pie, while increasing energy efficiency keeps the pie from growing or even makes it smaller. . Hydrogen? Let’s start with hydrogen. Hydrogen.

Hydrogen Gains Steam As a Competitive Fuel and Energy

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Solar Impulse Foundation supports hydrogen growth and environmental protection

Why Offshore Wind and Energy Giants are Chasing Off-Grid Green Hydrogen

GreenTechMedia

The European Union wants to build 40 gigawatts of green hydrogen electrolyzers by 2030, and estimates that 80 to 120 gigawatts of solar and wind will be needed to power them. Taking hydrogen production off the power grid could be a win-win solution to these problems.

BP and Ørsted Launch Green Hydrogen Partnership

GreenTechMedia

BP and Ørsted will partner on a 50-megawatt electrolyzer in Germany in the first stage of a green hydrogen partnership. The project is BP’s first full-scale commercial hydrogen venture. BP uses the terminology clean, rather than green hydrogen.

October 2020 Hydrogen and Breakthrough Energy Storage Breakfast Recap

CleanTech Alliance

“Of all the applications for hydrogen energy, I’m most bullish on its marine applications,” said Andrew Coors at the CleanTech Alliance Virtual Breakfast Series, sponsored by Perkins Coie. On Wednesday, October 14, Andrew Coors, the CEO of Steelhead Composites spoke to nearly 100 attendees about the various applications of hydrogen and breakthrough energy storage in […].

Hydrogen 2020: Engaging with Innovation

CleanTech Group

This month, Europe unveiled its hydrogen strategy including: Plans increase production capacity six-fold by. Climate Change Energy & Power Energy Storage Hydrogen Renewable Energy SourcesGreen industries are about to be flooded with billions in investments from governments eager to rebound from COVID-19 and fight climate change.

Chemicals Giant Ineos Targets the World’s Cheapest Green Hydrogen

GreenTechMedia

It seems everyone wants to get in on the ground floor when it comes to green hydrogen. But chemical manufacturers could be a third class of big green hydrogen players. What path it takes could depend on the price of renewable energy as the deployment of new capacity continues.

Do Hydrogen Fuel Cell Vehicles Make Sense for Cities?

The City Fix

Companies like Toyota, Nikola and H2X are doubling down on hydrogen fuel cell vehicles and positioning them as alternatives to their more popular zero-emission counterparts, battery electric vehicles.

How To Light A Fuse Under The Green Hydrogen Economy

Forbes Green Tech

If the hydrogen economy is to complete its promise, the technology has to reach scale. Energy /energy Business /business Energy /energy Innovation /innovation Green Tech /green-tech Business energy

China Can Help Supersize Global Hydrogen Economy, According to Shell

GreenTechMedia

China could have a crucial role to play in the development of a global hydrogen economy, with its massive demand for decarbonization technologies likely to drive large-scale deployments that will help cut costs around the world, according to oil major Shell.

Bloom Energy Soars After Launch Into Green Hydrogen Market

GreenTechMedia

Shares of Bloom Energy surged nearly 40 percent on Wednesday, lifting the fuel cell maker above its initial public offering price for the first time since 2018, after the California-based company announced it would enter the commercial hydrogen market. With interest in green hydrogen as a decarbonization tool growing around the world, Bloom last year announced that its Energy Servers could be upgraded to run on hydrogen, or a combination of hydrogen and natural gas.

Scotland to become first country to test 100% green hydrogen

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has moved one step closer towards its net-zero carbon target by unveiling a plan to test 100% green hydrogen for cooking and heating in 300 Scottish homes, making Scotland the first country to do so. s energy regulator, announced this plan on Monday The U.K. Ofgem, the U.K.'s

Interview with Sylfen, the Hydrogen Storage Start-Up and Recipient of #1000solutions Label

CleanTech Group

1000 Solutions Energy and Power Hydrogen Smart Grid Solar Impulse Foundation hydrogen hydrogen storage innovatorAddressing environmental challenges while enabling economic growth is the simple and compelling idea behind the Solar Impulse Foundation. In partnership with Cleantech Group, .

BP and Ørsted launch green hydrogen project at German oil refinery

Mr. Sustainability

Summary - BP and Ørsted have partnered to develop zero-carbon ‘green hydrogen’ at BP’s Lingen Refinery in north-?west hydrogen per hour - almost 9,000 tonnes a year - starting in 2024. world’s first trial of green hydrogen in a fuels refinery.?. Hydrogen (Alternative) Fuels

Research creates hydrogen-producing living droplets, suggesting a route to possible future energy sources

Envirotec Magazine

Electron microscopy image of a densely packed droplet of hydrogen-producing algal cells. Scientists have built tiny droplet-based microbial factories that produce hydrogen, instead of oxygen, when exposed to daylight in air.

Ørsted Joins Efforts To Develop Offshore-Wind-to-Green-Hydrogen Tech

GreenTechMedia

Global offshore wind developer Ørsted has become the latest major player to pursue off-grid green hydrogen, a technology that could expand capacity for converting offshore wind power to zero-carbon energy.

The Bumpy Road to a Hydrogen Economy

GreenTechMedia

In the universe of clean energy, the world seems to rally around one big technology push each decade. And in the 2020s, it seems increasingly clear it's going to be hydrogen. But hydrogen is a different beast.

Research creates hydrogen-producing living droplets, suggesting a route to possible future energy sources

Envirotec Magazine

Electron microscopy image of a densely packed droplet of hydrogen-producing algal cells. Scientists have built tiny droplet-based microbial factories that produce hydrogen, instead of oxygen, when exposed to daylight in air.

Russia’s Top Brass Coordinates Hydrogen Plans

Forbes Green Tech

President Putin asked the government to introduce hydrogen transit buses by 2023. Transportation /transportation Business /business Transportation /transportation Energy /energy Policy /policy Innovation /innovation Green Tech /green-tech

2020: The Year of Green Hydrogen in 10 Stories

GreenTechMedia

Among other things, that shall remain nameless, 2020 has been notable for the rush of activity in the green hydrogen space. Using renewable-powered electrolyzers to create low-carbon hydrogen can squeeze emissions out of sectors where direct electrification isn’t going to cut it.

Could Green Hydrogen Become the ‘New Oil’?

GreenTechMedia

Less than one percent of all hydrogen produced today comes from renewables. The vice president of Siemens Middle East just called green hydrogen the “new oil” in the coming decades. A lot of big industrial companies and oil majors are taking another serious look at hydrogen. In an era of extremely cheap renewables that are increasingly being curtailed, hydrogen production could finally be an attractive use. GTM : 5 Early Applications for Green Hydrogen.

Coalition Aims for 25GW of Green Hydrogen by 2026

GreenTechMedia

The soaring hype surrounding green hydrogen reached new heights this week, as a seven company-strong consortium unveiled plans for a fiftyfold scale-up in production capacity by 2026. Green hydrogen could supply up to 25 percent of global energy needs by 2050, it added.

Shell, Volvo and Daimler Back Hydrogen as Europe Turns Sights on Truck Emissions

GreenTechMedia

Electrification and hydrogen are both on the table. Shell flies the flag for hydrogen. As for hydrogen, Shell and a group of truck makers revealed a new partnership Tuesday aimed at making it the fuel of choice for decarbonizing road freight vehicles.

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Europe’s Green Hydrogen Revolution Is Turning Blue

GreenTechMedia

Green hydrogen may get all the headlines, but the prospect of it fueling Europe's future hydrogen economy on its own looks increasingly questionable. Blue hydrogen is produced from natural gas, with carbon capture and storage (CCS) technology scooping up the resulting CO2. Green hydrogen, in contrast, is produced by using (ideally dirt-cheap) renewable electricity to power an electrolyzer that splits the hydrogen from water molecules.

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Hydrogen strategy a good start but faces a competitive global landscape

Clean Energy Canada

Canada’s long-awaited federal hydrogen strategy recognizes the importance of emissions intensity in the energy carrier’s production. Already, Canada is home to some of the world’s leading clean hydrogen technology companies, but where ample opportunity remains is in production. “A

5 Early Applications for Green Hydrogen

GreenTechMedia

Few energy-related topics are getting as much attention at the moment as green hydrogen. Europe's biggest natural-gas infrastructure firm recently launched a new hydrogen business. A hydrogen economy in the U.S. could generate an estimated $140 billion per year in revenue and support 700,000 jobs by 2030, according to a recent McKinsey study published by the Fuel Cell and Hydrogen Energy Association. Replacing existing hydrogen feedstocks.

Iberdrola Guns for Green Hydrogen Leadership in Europe

GreenTechMedia

Spanish utility Iberdrola is aiming to become one of Europe’s top green hydrogen producers with a 200-megawatt electrolyzer project and plans for 600 MW more. Norwegian firm Nel Hydrogen Electrolyser is supplying the electrolyzer technology.

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The Hype and Hope of Sahara Desert Green Hydrogen

GreenTechMedia

Desert energy is back. The idea originated in a paper published in March by trade body Hydrogen Europe setting out the " 2 x 40 GW green hydrogen initiative." One of the authors of that manifesto also co-wrote Hydrogen Europe’s 2 x 40 GW initiative paper.

Energy giants team up for 25GW green hydrogen 'moonshot'

Business Green

Iberdrola, Ørsted, ACWA Power, CWP Renewables, Envision, Yara and Snam lead UN-backed drive to halve cost of hydrogen by 2026. Environmental non-profit Rocky Mountain Institute will help facilitate the initiative alongside the energy firms.

Grant awarded for facility to convert waste plastic to hydrogen

Envirotec Magazine

Hydrogen fuel pumps at a service station in Washington DC, USA: The fuel generated by the Ellesmore Port facility will be used locally to power transport. A firm developing hydrogen production from waste plastic has been offered a conditional £1.25m grant for a planned plastics-to-hydrogen facility at Protos, near Ellesmere Port. It has also recently signed (22 December) an Agreement to be acquired by partner company PowerHouse Energy Group.

WoodMac: 2020s Will Be the ‘Decade Of Hydrogen’

GreenTechMedia

Falling costs and growing project pipelines will ensure the 2020s are the “decade of hydrogen,” according to new research from Wood Mackenzie. Over the past 10 months, the global green hydrogen project pipeline has swelled from 3.5 The energy transition is dynamic.