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HYDROGEN: Siemens Energy to drive the development of green hydrogen economy in the Middle East

  • Date: 18-01-21
  • Category: HYDROGEN
  • Source: Siemens

Siemens Energy is advancing the development of green hydrogen ecosystems in the UAE. Around the Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week, two Memorandums of Understanding (MoU) were signed with Mubadala Investment Company as well as with Masdar and other partners to jointly drive UAE’s green hydrogen sector and the production of synthetic fuels.

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HYDROGEN: ITM sells World’s Largest PEM Electrolyser to Linde

  • Date: 13-01-21
  • Category: HYDROGEN
  • Source: ITM Power

Guildford, UK, January 13, 2021 – Linde (NYSE: LIN; FWB: LIN) today announced it will build, own and operate the world’s largest PEM (Proton Exchange Membrane) electrolyzer plant at the Leuna Chemical Complex in Germany. This new 24 megawatt electrolyzer will produce green hydrogen to supply Linde’s industrial customers through the company’s existing pipeline network. In addition, Linde will distribute liquefied green hydrogen to refueling stations and other industrial customers in the region.

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HYDROGEN: Total, Engie Seek Aid for France’s Biggest Green Hydrogen Plant

  • Date: 13-01-21
  • Category: HYDROGEN
  • Source: Bloomberg

Total SE and Engie SA plan to build France’s largest green hydrogen facility to feed the oil company’s biodiesel plant in the south of the country from 2024, provided they get subsidies to make the project viable.

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HYDROGEN: New method to build microgrids based on solar, hydrogen

  • Date: 11-01-21
  • Category: HYDROGEN
  • Source: PV Magazine

The use of polymer electrolyte membrane fuel cells as backup power generation in solar microgrids could drive down costs and improve efficiency, according to an international group of researchers. They have proposed a new energy management system that could be ideal for hybrid solar-hydrogen microgrids in remote locations.

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HYDROGEN: €5m EU Award to Study Offshore Green Hydrogen Production

  • Date: 08-01-21
  • Category: HYDROGEN
  • Source: ITM Power

The Fuel Cells and Hydrogen 2 Joint Undertaking (FCH2-JU), a public private partnership of the European Commission, has awarded the consortium behind the OYSTER project, consisting of ITM Power, Ørsted, Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy, and Element Energy EUR 5 million to investigate the feasibility and potential of combining an offshore wind turbine directly with an electrolyser and transporting renewable hydrogen to shore.

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HYDROGEN: Toyota to share Mirai's hydrogen fuel stack with commercial products

  • Date: 21-12-20
  • Category: HYDROGEN
  • Source: Auto News

TOKYO — On the outside, Toyota's redesigned Mirai hydrogen fuel cell sedan gets a sleek and sexy, top-to-bottom makeover. But the real revolution is what happened under the skin.

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HYDROGEN: IRENA sees renewable hydrogen at least cost-possible within decade

  • Date: 18-12-20
  • Category: HYDROGEN
  • Source: Green Car Congress

The report—Green Hydrogen Cost Reduction: scaling up electrolyzers to meet the 1.5 C climate goal—looks at drivers for innovation and presents strategies that governments can peruse to reduce the cost of electrolyzers by 40% in the short term and by up to 80% in the long term.

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HYDROGEN: Canada launches Hydrogen Strategy

  • Date: 17-12-20
  • Category: HYDROGEN
  • Source: Green Car Congress

The Government of Canada has launched its Hydrogen Strategy, a framework that seeks to position Canada as a global hydrogen leader, cementing this low-carbon and zero-emission fuel technology as a key part of a path to net-zero carbon emissions by 2050.

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