Airbus signs green hydrogen MOU

FFI, Airbus sign green hydrogen MOU

Andrew Forrest’s Fortescue Future Industries (FFI) has signed a deal with Airbus for the development of hydrogen-powered aeroplanes.  This memorandum of understanding (MOU) is a research and development partnership to investigate the viability of deploying a green hydrogen-based aircraft by 2035.  The MOU was signed in Toulouse, France, after Forrest jetted over to the city …
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HyGATE funding round now open 

The Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA) has opened its funding round for the German-Australian Hydrogen Innovation and Technology Incubator known as HyGATE. HyGate is being delivered in partnership with  Germany’s Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) and Australia’s Department of Industry.  The initiative will support real-world pilot, trial and demonstration projects along the hydrogen …
FFI strikes hydrogen deal with QLD

FFI strikes hydrogen deal with QLD

Fortescue Future Industries (FFI) has secured support from the Queensland Government to connect two proposed green hydrogen projects to the grid so that they can access supplies of renewable electricity. The company has entered into an agreement with publicly-owned Powerlink and Economic Development Queensland (EDQ) connecting sites at Gibson Island and Aldoga to Powerlink’s transmission network, …
construction begins on GEM

Construction commences on Gladstone electrolyser facility

Construction of the world’s largest electrolyser facility has commenced in Gladstone, Queensland, in collaboration with Fortescue Future Industries (FFI), According to FFI, the Green Energy Manufacturing Center (GEM) is set to become a major pollution-free green hydrogen manufacturing hub.  Stage one of the project will be the construction of the $114 million electrolyser facility, which …
Horizon to deliver Denham Hydrogen Demonstration Plant

Horizon to deliver Denham Hydrogen Demonstration Plant

Horizon Power is delivering Australia’s first hydrogen demonstration plant in a remote power system in Denham, Western Australia.  Traditionally, remote communities are powered by diesel-generated microgrids. With this project, Horizon is testing to see if renewable hydrogen energy can be used to produce caseload power.  The system will use renewable energy to power an electrolyser that …
trial begins for hydrogen GO scheme

Funding agreement locked in for Dalrymple Bay Hydrogen Project

Dalrymple Bay Infrastructure (DBI) has executed a funding agreement with North Bulk Ports of Corporation, Brookfield Infrastructure Group and ITOCHU Corporation to complete detailed feasibility studies associated with the development of the Dalrymple Bay Hydrogen Project. The agreement follows the establishment of a memorandum of understanding between the parties in August 2021. The Dalrymple Bay …
Goldman Sachs

Goldman Sachs: Cost of hydrogen to decline

Goldman Sachs has released its equity research paper on the clean hydrogen revolution, forecasting “unprecedented momentum for the clean hydrogen economy”.  According to the report, hydrogen generation alone has the potential to double to US$250 billion (AU$3,49 billion) by 2030.  Global interest in the gas has grown significantly as countries impose new legislation to help …
Tasmania signs MOU with Port of Rotterdam

Tasmania, Belgium sign green hydrogen MOU

The Tasmanian Government has signed its second memorandum of understanding (MOU) with a European body, penning a green hydrogen agreement with Flanders in Northern Belgium. Read more

Hazer signs hydrogen MOU

First green hydrogen project receives certification

The Smart Energy Council has announced ActewAGL’s hydrogen refuelling station in Canberra has been certified with renewable green hydrogen produced entirely using renewable energy.  Chief executive of the Smart Energy Council John Grimes said this is the first project to be certified under the council’s Zero Carbon Certification Scheme. The ACT Government is a founding …