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Realize energy and environmental benefits with circular H2 from waste gasification

Increasing concerns about environmental pollution related to greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions is promoting the energy transition toward more sustainable energy production systems. These systems are based on renewable energy exploitation and circular economy principles.

How H2 production technology will enable the transition to a green economy

The promise of safe and reliable hydrogen generation and distribution can be both exciting and daunting.

CCUS measurement for low-carbon H2 production

The UK has committed to drastically reducing its emissions of carbon dioxide (CO2) and other greenhouse gases and achieving net zero emissions by 2050.

Inaugural H2Tech Solutions draws over 2,000 registrants with strong technical program

H2Tech’s first H2Tech Solutions virtual conference, the must-attend event for sustainable H2 technology, was held on 18–19 May 2021.

Global Projects Data

Gulf Energy Information’s Global Energy Infrastructure (GEI) Database and Construction Boxscore Database are tracking 413 active and operating carbon-neutral and low-carbon H2 production and utilization projects around the world.

Key safety considerations for the rollout of H2 infrastructure

The international hydrogen economy is set to boom in the next few years with Europe emerging as the clear leader in investment and policy support for the sector.

Long-duration H2 storage in solution-mined salt caverns—Part 1

Hydrogen storage in solution-mined caverns can provide utility-scale, long-duration energy storage to support grid integration of renewable energy generation and H2 fuel management.

The complete cycle of low-carbon H2—Part 1

Hydrogen enjoys enormous attention and acceptance as an energy carrier and a carbon-free solution for the different sectors.

H2 value chain analysis comparing different transport vectors—Part 1

Meeting the anticipated 10-fold increase in hydrogen requirements by 2050 has led to many studies evaluating the most techno-economic means to achieve this target.

Driving a successful energy transition: From natural gas to H2 and beyond

Among the many challenges the world will face in the coming years, there is arguably none greater than reversing the tide of climate change.

North America sees ripe opportunity for low-carbon H2 production

With its highly developed industrial infrastructure and growing renewable energy sector offering a wealth of opportunities to produce low-carbon H2, North America is ripe to join the H2 frenzy taking place in the Europe and Asia-Pacific regions.

Projects Update

Europe Shell starts up Europe’s largest PEM electrolyzer Europe’s largest PEM H2 electrolyzer commenced operations at Shell’s Energy and Chemicals Park Rheinland in July, producing green H2. Plans are underway to expand capacity of the electrolyzer from 10 MW to 100 MW at the Rheinland site, near ..

Technology Spotlight

Technology Spotlight GREEN H2 Raven SR to build first waste-to-H2 plant Raven SR Inc., a renewable fuels company, has selected POWER Engineers Inc. and Stellar J Corp. to complete the final design, engineering and fabrication of the company’s first commercial renewable fuels production facilities..

Editorial Comment: U.S. eyes infrastructure buildout, price reductions for H2

-Adrienne Blume The industry report, “Roadmap to a U.S. hydrogen economy,” released in October 2020, details how the U.S. can expand its global energy leadership by scaling up activity in the rapidly evolving H2 economy.

Transforming Texas into a global hydrogen hub

The global shift to decarbonization, earlier catalyzed by the Paris Accord and the related realization of the imperative to limit future global warming, has accelerated.

Emissions-free production of blue H2 for efficient transportation and decarbonization

Hydrogen production from gas, oil and coal has a reputation for being dirty and inefficient. At present, the majority of the world’s H2 is produced and used in oil refineries and chemical plants.