Australia’s national science agency, CSIRO, will deliver the $5 million Hydrogen RD&D International Collaboration Program backed by the federal government, aimed at advancing Australia’s clean hydrogen industry.
Australia and Germany will invest in a series of new initiatives to accelerate the development of a hydrogen industry, through a Declaration of Intent on the Australia-Germany Hydrogen Accord. This initiative will create new economic opportunities and jobs, while reducing emissions. The Australia-Germany Hydrogen Accord builds on each government’s respective strengths, with Australia looking to be a major hydrogen exporter. Germany holds expertise in hydrogen technology and plans to import … Continue reading Australia-Germany Hydrogen Accord accelerates hydrogen industry
A report from CSIRO has mapped the critical research steps Australia must take to realise the potentials of the emerging hydrogen industry. According to the report, Hydrogen Research Development & Demonstration (RD&D): Priorities and Opportunities for Australia, the hydrogen industry in Australia could create 7600 jobs and be worth $11 billion a year by 2050. … Continue reading CSIRO releases hydrogen industry report
A new report by Geoscience Australia has identified and mapped regions in Australia that have high potential for hydrogen production. According to the report, Australia has the potential to become a leading global supplier, with every state and territory possessing regions that are highly prospective for hydrogen production The study considered low emissions hydrogen production … Continue reading Geoscience Australia report maps potential regions for hydrogen production
Consultation papers that will inform the development of Australia’s National Hydrogen Strategy have now been released. The nine issues papers have been developed by the COAG Energy Council Hydrogen Strategy Working Group after national and international consultation. Federal resources and Northern Australia minister Matt Canavan said the development of a world-leading hydrogen industry could prove … Continue reading National Hydrogen Strategy consultation papers released
The Hydrogen and Mines Summit brought has together almost 200 delegates to explore the opportunities renewable hydrogen presents for the mining sector. The summit was attended by representatives from a number of global companies, including FMG, BHP, Baker Hughes GE, ENGIE, Rio Tinto, South 32, ATCO, Woodside, Caltex and Yara. Applications for hydrogen in the … Continue reading Hydrogen and Mines Summit explores opportunities for hydrogen industry in WA