H2A-Lite from NREL
December 29, 2022
Hydrogen can be produced using different resources and different technologies. The processes can be thermochemical, electrochemical or biological and are characterized by different Technology Readiness Levels. As the demand for hydrogen is expected to increase significantly in the coming decades, it becomes very important to analyse the environmental and economic performance of different production options.
Indian plans for green hydrogen industry
December 27, 2022
Indian industry uses 5 million tonnes of grey hydrogen a year, the cost of which has recently risen to around 200 rupees. Although the cost of green hydrogen is not yet competitive, many countries are starting to incentivize its production.
Sicily: Wind-power installation works
December 27, 2022
The company Gruppo HOPE srl requested a state-owned maritime concession for a period of 30 years for the construction of an offshore wind farm.
ZeroAvia gets the CAA green light for the next phase of hydrogen-electric test flights
December 23, 2022
ZeroAvia has adapted a Dornier 228 with a 600 kW hydrogen-electric propulsion prototype. It is a 19-seat twin-engine. One of the two engines is precisely this hydrogen prototype, while the other is a traditional engine (Honeywell TPE-331).
Nikola Tre FCEV receives CARB Executive Order
December 22, 2022
Nikola Tre FCEV is a truck with a range of up to 500 miles and an estimated refueling time of less than 20 minutes.
Nikola Corporation announced to have received a Zero Emission Powertrain (ZEP) Executive Order from the California Air Resources Board (CARB) regarding the Nikola Tre FCEV.
Africa’s extraordinary green hydrogen potential
December 21, 2022
On December 20, the report "Africa's Extraordinary Green Hydrogen Potential" was formally delivered to the partners. It analysed the potential of solar energy in four African hubs (southern Africa, Egypt, Mauritania, Morocco) for the production of green hydrogen. Through the installation of 1230 GW of new photovoltaic plants, the annual production could reach 50 million tons by 2035.
Bell Bay Powerfuels: Iberdrola Australia invests 1.1 billion euros in a green fuels plant in Australia
December 19, 2022
Iberdrola has already been involved for some years in the Australian market of renewable energy sources and intends to invest another 2-3 billion euros with the aim of reaching 4,000 MW in the next few years. In addition to the production of energy, it also deals with its transport since the electricity grids are vastly undersized compared to the wind and solar potential.