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Qld signs hydrogen agreement with European port

Queensland is powering ahead in the new global renewable energy era, taking another significant step towards exporting green hydrogen to Europe’s largest port. Minister for Energy, Renewables and Hydrogen Mick de Brenni said a memorandum of understanding has now been signed with the Port of Rotterdam in the Netherlands to collaborate on opportunities to develop …
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CS Energy, Senex join forces in QLD renewable hydrogen project

CS Energy and Senex Energy have joined forces in a deal that will produce green hydrogen to fuel the latest stop on the east coast Hydrogen Superhighway, establishing even greater job opportunities in regional QLD. The two companies will partner to develop the Kogan Renewable Hydrogen Demonstration Plant, located near Chinchilla. The production facility will …
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WA set for green hydrogen plant

A feasibility study for a green hydrogen plant in the City of Cockburn, Western Australia, has been completed with promising results. The study, which was awarded $149,000 from the McGowan government’s Renewable Hydrogen Fund, investigated whether green hydrogen could be used to replace Cockburn’s use of fossil fuels. The report indicates that this would be …

Tiwi H2 Export Project gets the go-ahead from Munupi Landowners

GEV’s 2.8 GW green hydrogen export project on the Tiwi Islands, located on the traditional lands of the Munupi people in the Northern Territory, has received several permissions to continue on with the project. Part of these permissions has enabled the EPA Referral submission to be completed, including permissions for consultants to conduct environmental surveys …
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Hydrogen Hubs get a $4 billion boost

Increased commercial interest in the Hunter and Illawarra Hydrogen Hubs have resulted in over $4 billion in potential investment, paving the way for renewable energy growth and new low carbon technologies in NSW. The NSW Government’s calls for expressions were met with overwhelming levels of commercial interest in Hydrogen Hubs. This includes private sector plans …
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Draft bill to support WA industry reduce emissions

On Wednesday 9 March, Minister for Mines and Petroleum Bill Johnston approved the drafting of a bill that will provide Western Australia’s resource sector with further investment and regulatory certainty in its transition to a low-carbon future.  Read more

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Perrottet signs off on world-leading hydrogen strategy

New South Wales Premier Dominic Perrottet has signed off on Australia’s largest hydrogen strategy in his first major cabinet decision as Premier.  Under the hydrogen blueprint, Perrottet’s Government will be giving $3 billion in incentives, attracting $80 billion in new infrastructure.  The strategy outlines a range of uses for hydrogen, such as fuel replacement, injection …

$2m boost to kickstart WA hydrogen gas blending

The Western Australian Government is pushing ahead of its target to blend renewable hydrogen in the natural gas network with a $2 million grant for a major capital works project. The investment in ATCO Australia, which owns and operates the majority of the state’s gas distribution network, is part of the McGowan Government’s Renewable Hydrogen …

Qld kicks off hydrogen hunt

The Queensland Government is on the hunt to find the hydrogen skills and businesses to join the renewable fuel supply chain that will create jobs in Toowoomba and the Western Downs. Minister for Energy, Renewables and Hydrogen Mick de Brenni today announced a partnership between publicly-owned power generator CS Energy and Toowoomba and Surat Basin …
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Qld zero-carbon scheme guarantees hydrogen

The Queensland Government has taken another step towards establishing  credentials as a leading generator of renewable energy jobs. Speaking at the Queensland Smart Energy Summit, Minister for Energy, Renewables and Hydrogen Mick de Brenni said partnering with the Smart Energy Council’s zero-carbon certification scheme would bring further investor confidence to the state as part of …