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HYDROGEN: Australian government establishes A$300m hydrogen fund

  • Date: 04-05-20
  • Category: HYDROGEN
  • Source: Mining Weekly

PERTH (miningweekly.com) – The Australian government has announced the establishment of a A$300-million Advancing Hydrogen Fund that will finance projects focused on growing a clean, innovative and competitive hydrogen industry in Australia.

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HYDROGEN: Proudly South African hydrogen breakthrough with Shell’s backing

  • Date: 30-03-20
  • Category: HYDROGEN
  • Source: Mining Weekly

JOHANNESBURG (miningweekly.com) – At this time of huge coronavirus uncertainty, the chests of a group of engineers here must surely be bulging with pride following their major Proudly South African world breakthrough that could speed up the global deployment of hydrogen as a competitive universal and environment-friendly energy carrier.

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HYDROGEN: New Road Map to a US Hydrogen Economy

  • Date: 23-03-20
  • Category: HYDROGEN
  • Source: Green Car Congress

A coalition of major oil & gas, power, automotive, fuel cell, and hydrogen companies have developed and released the full new report, a “Road Map to a US Hydrogen Economy.” The Road Map stresses the versatility of hydrogen as an enabler of the renewable energy system; an energy vector that can be transported and stored; and a fuel for the transportation sector, heating of buildings and providing heat and feedstock to industry.

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HYDROGEN: Miners collaborate on green hydrogen

  • Date: 18-03-20
  • Category: HYDROGEN
  • Source: Mining Magazine

Anglo American, BHP, Fortescue and Hatch have formed a Green Hydrogen Consortium to look at ways of using green hydrogen to accelerate decarbonisation within their operations globally.

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HYDROGEN: Hydrogen utilisation study group in Chubu launched to study the potential for large-scale hydrogen use in the Chubu Region

  • Date: 06-03-20
  • Category: HYDROGEN
  • Source: Sumitomo

Ten private companies working to promote hydrogen utilisation have established the Hydrogen Utilisation Study Group in Chubu to create demand for hydrogen and build a supply chain for stable hydrogen utilisation in the Chubu Region.

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HYDROGEN: UK Hydrogen Taskforce launched today in Parliament

  • Date: 02-03-20
  • Category: HYDROGEN
  • Source: H2 View

A newly launched cross-industry coalition wants to establish 100 hydrogen stations in the UK by 2025 and wants the UK Government to commit £1bn towards hydrogen projects.

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HYDROGEN: New Tory party chair pledges to be ‘a voice’ in Government for Sheffield hydrogen specialist

  • Date: 24-02-20
  • Category: HYDROGEN
  • Source: The Star

The new chair of the Conservative party said a Sheffield hydrogen specialist was a “a great business creating great skilled jobs” and she would urge ministers to continue backing the company.

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HYDROGEN: Rhodium photocatalyst does double duty to generate hydrogen

  • Date: 30-01-20
  • Category: HYDROGEN
  • Source: Chemical & Engineering News

Artificial photosynthesis offers a way to store the energy of sunlight within chemical bonds and could be used to produce renewable solar fuels like hydrogen. Researchers hoping to harness the Sun’s energy in this way tend to mimic the strategy of natural photosynthesis, using separate molecules to capture light and catalyze chemical reactions.

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