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. . Today, more than 95 percent of hydrogen is fossil-based and does not rely on renewables. Energy & Climate. Hydrogen.

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World’s first dedicated clean hydrogen investment fund launches

Envirotec Magazine

Hydrogen fuel dispenser at a transport refueling station in Aachen, Germany in January 2020 (image credit: Alexander Kirch / Shutterstock.com). A unique private infrastructure fund dedicated to delivering clean hydrogen infrastructure projects at scale has been launched.

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

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

How Researchers Are Making Hydrogen Cell Technology Affordable and Efficient

U.S. Green Technology

One of the most promising developments in green fuel alternatives is the hydrogen cell. Hydrogen cells, also called fuel cells, generate energy through. The post How Researchers Are Making Hydrogen Cell Technology Affordable and Efficient appeared first on U.S.

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.

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 […].

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

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 Sources

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.

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.

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.

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.

How Siemens Energy Is Targeting the US Green Hydrogen Opportunity

GreenTechMedia

Green hydrogen is both an untested and a potentially vital way for renewable-energy-powered grids to store their intermittent power for later use, not just for hours at a time, but for days, weeks or even seasons ahead. On Monday, Siemens Energy announced a U.S.

New €2.5B Green Hydrogen Steel Venture Unveiled

GreenTechMedia

The facility will use green hydrogen to process the iron into steel, leaning on existing expertise in the region. One component of the green steel business case is access to Sweden’s ample renewable energy resources.

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.

Hydrogen Gains Steam As a Competitive Fuel and Energy

altenergymag

Solar Impulse Foundation supports hydrogen growth and environmental protection

Coal to Green Hydrogen: Germany’s Energy Transition Summed Up in One Project

GreenTechMedia

According to Clean Energy Wire , a local newspaper marked its first day of operations with the headline “Greetings From the Stone Age.” ” Now its next milestone could be as one of the first 100-megawatt scale green hydrogen sites in Europe.

HYDROGEN IN THE SPOTLIGHT AT 30TH ALL-ENERGY/DCARBONISE WEBINAR

altenergymag

Hydrogen, hydrogen, hydrogen. hardly a day passes without a story about hydrogen in the press and on social media. The appetite for information on H2 is seemingly insatiable, which is why the 30th webinar in the All-Energy/Dcarbonise series will be ‘Hydrogen: From Hype to Reality'. Sponsored by ScottishPower it takes place at 10:00 am, aptly on 30 March. Registration is open at [link

Government of Canada launches Hydrogen Strategy

Charged

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.

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.

Brookfield Renewable, Plug Power partner on hydropower-fueled hydrogen plant

Renewable Energy World

announced plans to build a green hydrogen production plant, which would use 100% renewable energy from Brookfield Renewable’s 252-MW Holtwood hydroelectric facility. Once operational, the plant is projected to produce about 15 metric-tons of liquid hydrogen per day.

Private infrastructure fund for clean hydrogen projects launched

Renewable Energy World

This week, Plug Power, Chart Industries, and Baker Hughes announced their intention to become cornerstone investors in the formation of the FiveT Hydrogen Fund , a new clean-hydrogen-only private infrastructure fund dedicated to delivering clean hydrogen infrastructure projects at scale.

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.

FiveT’s Hydrogen Fund rakes in €260 million to finance green hydrogen infrastructure projects

Impact Alpha

ImpactAlpha, April 6 — Green hydrogen, produced with renewable energy through a chemical process called electrolysis, could provide a source of clean fuel. Clean Energy Climate and Clean Tech Climate Finance Dealflow Green Infrastructure Impact Tech

Wind-powered hydrogen production plant commissioned in Germany

Renewable Energy World

Salzgitter AG, subsidiary Avacon and Linde have announced commissioning of the “Wind Hydrogen Salzgitter – WindH2” project, which will use wind energy to produce hydrogen. million euros from the federal funding for energy efficiency in the economy,” Feicht said.

Liveblog: Hydrogen Pilot Heerema @Calandkanaal

Mr. Sustainability

Summary - As part of Heerema’s ambition to be carbon neutral , the potential of hydrogen for Heerema fleet and equipment is currently being investigated. To acquire knowledge on hydrogen usage and its supply chain, a small-scale pilot is performed in the Calandkanaal.

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.

Highlands hub spearheads Scottish grasp for hydrogen leadership

Envirotec Magazine

A multi-partner plan involving the Port of Cromarty Firth has been launched to establish a green hydrogen hub in the Highlands that “will see Scotland lead the world in hydrogen technology”, as its backers put it. A view of the Cromarty Firth.

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.

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Scotland to become first country to test 100% green hydrogen

Inhabitat - Innovation

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

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. Replacing existing hydrogen feedstocks.

Are Hydrogen Vehicles Set to Be a Regular Sight In the UK’s Car Market

The Environmental Blog

In the meantime, hydrogen power, a technology which at one point looked promising has fallen by the wayside. So does this mean that hydrogen-powered vehicles won’t ever make it to mainstream motorists? How does hydrogen power work? Hydrogen cars do not produce any harmful fumes.

Who’s behind the current wave of hype about hydrogen?

Charged

Hydrogen fuel cells are controversial—several automakers, including Daimler , Honda , GM and Volkswagen , have abandoned the technology, while Toyota continues to pursue it. ABC News also recently ran a rapturous rhapsody hyping hydrogen as the fuel of the future.

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. It has also recently signed (22 December) an Agreement to be acquired by partner company PowerHouse Energy Group.

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.

WoodMac on Green Hydrogen: It’s Going To Happen Faster Than Anyone Expects

GreenTechMedia

Green hydrogen is set to play a substantive role in the overall energy mix with its development likely to happen faster than anyone predicts, according to a new report by Wood Mackenzie. “The European Commission’s hydrogen strategy didn’t exist a year ago.

National Grid in JV to build New York green hydrogen storage, delivery project

Renewable Energy World

utility National Grid is partnering to demonstrate a multi-use renewable hydrogen-based energy storage and delivery system in New York. The venture with Standard Hydrogen Corp. The planned system will produce hydrogen from purchased renewable power exclusively.

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.

Black & Veatch to assess feasibility of world’s largest green hydrogen plant

Renewable Energy World

Black & Veatch announced today that it has been selected by Enegix Energy to perform feasibility studies central to the development of the world’s largest green hydrogen plant. gigawatts of solar and onshore wind, which is why the hydrogen can be called “green.”

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.