Researchers have used biosolids to produce hydrogen from wastewater, in new technology that supports the comprehensive recycling of one of humanity’s unlimited resources – sewage. The innovation focuses on the advanced upcycling of biosolids and biogas, by-products of the wastewater treatment process. Developed by researchers at RMIT University, the patented technology uses a special material derived from … Continue reading Harnessing the power of biosolids to make hydrogen
The Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA) has today announced that seven companies have been shortlisted and invited to submit a full application for the next stage of the Agency’s $70 million hydrogen funding round. In April, ARENA opened the $70 million Renewable Hydrogen Deployment Funding Round to help fast track the development of renewable … Continue reading Seven shortlisted for $70 million hydrogen funding round
The Australian Hydrogen Council announced it has signed a series of Memoranda of Understanding with key organisations to collaborate on hydrogen issues, share information and facilitate project partnerships to fast track the deployment of hydrogen technologies. The Australian Hydrogen Council (AHC) has new partnerships with five industry bodies: Bioenergy Australia, the Clean Energy Council, the … Continue reading Australian Hydrogen Council grows alliances to fast track the industry
Last week, on behalf of the Australian Government, the Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA) announced $1.71 million in funding to BP Australia to assess the feasibility of building a renewable hydrogen and ammonia production facility in Geraldton, Western Australia. BP will be supported by GHD Advisory to deliver the $4.42 million feasibility study, which will … Continue reading BP Australia study looks to scale up renewable hydrogen for export
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 $5 million study is underway into a hydrogen plant at Stanwell Power Station in Queensland. State energy minister Anthony Lynham told Queensland parliament that the 12-month study would assess the technical, commercial and strategic feasibility of a large hydrogen electrolysis plant near Stanwell Power Station. The government-owned generator Stanwell Corp is looking at a … Continue reading Queensland government funds hydrogen plant feasibility study
The Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA) has announced $950,000 in funding for gas company BOC for a renewable hydrogen production and refuelling project in Queensland. The $3.1 million pilot project will involve the installation of a 220 kW electrolyser and a 100 kW solar array at BOC’s Bulwer Island gas facility to produce green hydrogen … Continue reading ARENA announces funding for BOC hydrogen project in Queensland
Applications are now open for the Queensland government’s $15 million Hydrogen Industry Development Fund, which will support sustainable and renewable hydrogen projects across the state. Speaking from the 16th annual BIO World Congress in Des Moines, Iowa, Queensland’s Minister for State Development, Manufacturing, Infrastructure and Planning, Cameron Dick, said the investment will help create new … Continue reading Applications open for Queensland government hydrogen industry grants
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
CSIRO and the University of British Columbia have announced that they will collaborate on clean energy research that is to align with the latest call to action from the Mission Innovation initiative. Mission Innovation consists of 23 countries and the European Commission working to accelerate clean energy innovation through research, development and demonstration. Launched in … Continue reading CSIRO and University of British Columbia to collaborate on clean energy research
The Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA) has announced $1.5 million to fund Australia’s first green hydrogen innovation hub at Jandakot in Western Australia. In Jandakot, ATCO will trial the production, storage and use of renewable hydrogen to energise a commercial-scale microgrid, testing the use of hydrogen in different settings and applications including in household appliances. … Continue reading Green hydrogen innovation hub to be built in WA
BOC, a member of The Linde Group, will support the CSIRO during its $3.4 million ammonia to hydrogen cracking and membrane purification project that is set to revolutionise the global supply chain for hydrogen. As part of a recently signed collaboration agreement, BOC will contribute in-kind gas products, equipment and technical expertise worth in excess … Continue reading BOC team up with CSIRO for hydrogen project
CSIRO research will fill a gap in the global energy technology chain to supply fuel cell vehicles with low-emissions hydrogen sourced from Australia.
Michell Instruments has added a new analyser dedicated to monitoring hydrogen-cooled electricity generators to its range of moisture and oxygen analysers.
Process engineers responsible for managing biomass gasification plants will find the ST75 Series Air/Gas Flow Meter from Fluid Components International (FCI) operates in hot, wet, dirty environments to provide highly accurate measurement of mixed composition gases, including: hydrogen (H2), carbon monoxide (CO) and trace methane (CH4).