Speech cements government commitment to hydrogen

Envirotec Magazine

Concept of home hydrogen unit for renewable energy storage. The Government has committed to hydrogen heating for UK homes in a seemingly significant speech by one of the key ministers responsible for energy strategy.

Government funding for ammonia-to-hydrogen project in the Midlands

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million from the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) to deliver the Tyseley Ammonia to Green Hydrogen Project, through the Net Zero Innovation Portfolio Low Carbon Hydrogen Supply 2 Competition. Hydrogen Fuel

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Heating industry agree hydrogen appliance labels

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Perhaps a marker of progress towards decarbonising the domestic use of gas, using hydrogen, the Heating and Hotwater Industry Council (HHIC) – a membership group of appliance manufacturers – has agreed new, clear labelling for hydrogen appliances. Heat Hydrogen Fuel

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.

Rapid action needed from governments to drive hydrogen economy – IEA

Renewable Energy World

Governments need to move faster and more decisively on policy measures to enable low-carbon hydrogen to help the world reach net-zero while boosting energy security. We have experienced false starts before with hydrogen, so we can’t take success for granted. Hydrogen News IEA

Where Green Hydrogen Is Headed

GreenTechMedia

Suddenly everyone is talking about green hydrogen. Governments and developers are eyeing hydrogen as a decarbonization tool. But the rush is also raising lots of questions: Where will hydrogen be most useful? And she’s president of the green hydrogen coalition.

Vehicles handed over to hydrogen transport hub in Tees Valley

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Ben Houchen, Tees Valley Mayor, driving a Toyota hydrogen-fuelled forklift. In September 2020 the Government announced that Tees Valley would be home to the UK’s first Hydrogen Transport Hub, established in partnership with Teesside University.

B.C.’s hydrogen strategy a first step in the global race to develop a clean hydrogen economy

Clean Energy Canada

VICTORIA — Mark Zacharias, special advisor at Clean Energy Canada, made the following statement in response to the British Columbia government’s announcement of a new hydrogen strategy : “Today’s announcement connects the dots to help establish B.C.

Where Green Hydrogen Is Headed

GreenTechMedia

Suddenly everyone is talking about green hydrogen. Governments and developers are eyeing hydrogen as a decarbonization tool. But the rush is also raising lots of questions: Where will hydrogen be most useful? And she’s president of the green hydrogen coalition.

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

GreenBiz

Could green hydrogen be key to a carbon-free economy? The Saudis are going big on something called green hydrogen — a carbon-free fuel made from water by using renewably produced electricity to split hydrogen molecules from oxygen molecules. Green hydrogen? Hydrogen.

Britain’s gas grid to be ready to deliver hydrogen across the country from 2023

Envirotec Magazine

Britain’s gas grid is seemingly set to be ready to start to blending hydrogen around the country from next year, helping provide families with more secure, homegrown energy supplies, according to plans published by energy network firms on 13 January. Hydrogen Fuel

World’s first dedicated clean hydrogen investment fund launches

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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.

Booming hydrogen market heralds water technology opportunities

Envirotec Magazine

The hydrogen economy is at the start of a period of growth, with the size of the global market predicted to be as much as US$12 trillion by 2050, according to recent research findings. As part of global decarbonisation efforts, hydrogen is expected to emerge as an alternative fuel.

Going green: The future of hydrogen energy

Renewable Energy World

Hydrogen is one of the energy solutions that can significantly address climate change and has a vital role to play in decarbonization. In the last decade, green hydrogen in particular has shown great promise as an integral part of the renewable energy mix needed for a sustainable future.

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

Examining the emerging hydrogen industry in Australia

Renewable Energy World

Countries are slowly diversifying their energy portfolio by including hydrogen in their future roadmap towards a low carbon economy. Today, several global trends and activities distinguish the renewed focus on hydrogen from what has been observed in the past. How Hydrogen is produced.

'Superfuel of the future': Government hands out £60m to cutting-edge hydrogen projects

Business Green

Hydrogen produced from offshore wind, nuclear, and ammonia among initiatives to be explored across 28 projects that have today secured fresh funding. This funding will accelerate the development of this exciting new industry, helping position us as a hydrogen superpower on the global stage

Fresh boost for hydrogen as government launches £375m clean tech funding package

Business Green

New wave of funding announced to help bring hydrogen, CCS, and nuclear technologies to market. The funding includes £240m to support the domestic production of hydrogen, £2.5m

UK Government’s Advisers Urge It to Back Hydrogen Economy in Stimulus Plans

GreenTechMedia

government’s official climate change advisory body is calling for fast-tracking investment in early-stage hydrogen infrastructure, as well as prioritizing carbon capture and storage and EV charging infrastructure, as immediate responses to the coronavirus outbreak. The U.K.

Government launches £60m hydrogen funding competition

Business Green

The government has launched a £60m competition for innovative hydrogen production, storage, and transport solutions, as part of its effort to accelerate the development of the UK's nascent hydrogen economy.

Unpacking the Carbon Intensity of Hydrogen

Clean Energy Canada

In fall of 2020, hydrogen was big news—and it still is. In advance of the Government of Canada’s launch of a national hydrogen strategy , we released a report titled A New Hope , exploring Canada’s hydrogen opportunity and the potential it holds as a climate solution and for our economy.

The challenges in pursuit of a green hydrogen economy

Renewable Energy World

Green Hydrogen is the trendiest clean energy source around, touted for its ‘simple’ ability to turn water into a highly combustible energy source capable of replacing our demand for oil and gas. This provides the space to build out the higher cost capacity as the costs of green hydrogen fall.

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.

Government announces £5m fund for hydrogen from biomass technologies

Business Green

The government has unlocked £5m of funding to support the rollout of innovative new technologies that will generate hydrogen fuel from biomass and waste feedstocks, it announced this morning. Funding aims to support development and commercialisation of nascent technology.

Green hydrogen retrofit aims to demo marine decarbonisation

Envirotec Magazine

A retro-fit green hydrogen vessel is being used in a demonstration of zero-emission marine technology, in the Tees Valley, in an apparent UK first. The hydrogen will be stored on board in the latest Type 4 Luxfer cylinders approved for use by HGVs in the USA. Hydrogen Fuel

Government touts 'hydrogen revolution' for greener heating, industry and transport

Business Green

Both 'blue' and 'green' hydrogen to form part of long-awaited Hydrogen Strategy, which proposes CfD-like scheme to scale up production towards 5GW 2030 goal. Business and Energy Secretary Kwasi Kwarteng said today's announcement "marks the start of the UK's hydrogen revolution".

Hydrogen 2020: Engaging with Innovation

CleanTech Group

Green industries are about to be flooded with billions in investments from governments eager to rebound from COVID-19 and fight climate change. This month, Europe unveiled its hydrogen strategy including: Plans increase production capacity six-fold by.

UK unveils hydrogen strategy based on offshore wind model

Renewable Energy World

The UK government has today (Tuesday 17 August) unveiled its long-awaited strategy for developing a hydrogen energy economy. The government has launched a public consultation on a preferred hydrogen business model which is built on a similar premise to the offshore wind CfDs.

Government touts 'pioneering' zero CO2 hydrogen plane concept

Business Green

Design unveiled for FlyZero aircraft it is claimed could carry 279 passengers around the world on zero carbon fuel, as government awards £15m aviation biofuel projects.

Hydrogen Fuel Cell Vehicles: A New Path to Decarbonize Transporation

CleanTech Group

In order to meet fuel emissions standards enacted by governments and emissions reductions targets put in place by the corporations themselves, automotive OEMs. Fuel Cells & Hyrdrogen Hydrogen Transportation and Logistics Clean Transportation Hydrogen Fuel Cell Vehicles

Tees Valley hydrogen transport projects share £2.5m government funding

Business Green

Hydrogen buses, delivery vans, forklift trucks and emergency response vehicles set to be trialled across raft of projects in hydrogen-rich North East region.

Exploring Europe’s approach to offshore wind and green hydrogen

Renewable Energy World

The Clean Energy States Alliance recently released a new report that looks at the development of green hydrogen (H2) from offshore wind. This hydrogen is referred to as “grey hydrogen.” Hydrogen from electrolysis powered by renewables is known as “green hydrogen.”.

Newly-launched Hydrogen UK trade body urges government to ramp up hydrogen infrastructure delivery

Business Green

Hydrogen UK this week called on the government to step up its efforts to develop and deploy hydrogen projects, as RenewableUK urged Ministers to ensure green hydrogen projects are not sidelined. However, this will only be realised if industry and government work together.

UK’s first hydrogen heating demonstration takes place in Northumberland

Envirotec Magazine

First houses heated by hydrogen gas are showcased, with the use of innovative prototype boilers. The site has been used to complete over 200 tests, researching and proving the safety of converting homes and gas networks to hydrogen.

MAN Energy Solutions, ANDRITZ Hydro to produce hydrogen from hydropower

Renewable Energy World

MAN Energy Solutions and ANDRITZ Hydro have completed a strategic framework agreement to jointly develop international projects for the production of green hydrogen from hydropower. Hydropower News hydrogen

Big four boiler manufacturers make hydrogen-ready price-promise

Envirotec Magazine

A hydrogen-ready boiler will apparently cost no more than its natural gas equivalent as a result of a new price-promise made in late July by the UK’s major boiler manufacturers. Hydrogen-ready boilers can be installed to run on natural gas but also easily switched to hydrogen.

Institute for Government slams 'incoherent' government net zero policymaking

Business Green

Policy decisions surrounding new coal mines, air passenger duty, and North Sea oil and gas are undermining the government's net zero agenda, think tank warns. A lack of joined-up policy making has often undermined cross-government ambitions," the IfG report states. "In

bp joins multi-billion-dollar hydrogen effort in UK, UAE

Renewable Energy World

Three agreements signed by the companies will enable billions of dollars to be invested to create low-carbon hydrogen hubs, green jobs and help the two countries move closer to decarbonization goals. Hydrogen News abu dhabi adnoc bp H2Teesside masdar UAE UK

Reports: Government mulls 'hydrogen levy' on domestic gas bills

Business Green

Proposal reportedly mooted for inclusion in Hydrogen Strategy, but campaigners warn low carbon hydrogen should be earmarked for decarbonising heavy industry rather than domestic heating. Hydrogen is needed for heavy industry not homes.".

Big Oil’s interest in hydrogen: boon or bane?

Renewable Energy World

Additionally, several companies including Saudi Aramco and ADNOC, are exploring possibilities to develop low-carbon hydrogen production, as well as investments in CCUS. The Oil and Gas Industry’s Eye for Hydrogen. The industry is also getting government support.

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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IHA paper: Couple green hydrogen with hydropower to create a net-zero future

Renewable Energy World

The International Hydropower Association (IHA) has released a research and policy paper that outlines how hydropower could be pivotal in supporting growth in green hydrogen. and regulatory frameworks must be updated to deploy hydrogen services and infrastructure at the scale now required.’.

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. Hydrogen News Onshore Wind Power