Hydrogen Economy

K Shanmugha Sundaram Takes Over as Director (Projects) at NTPC

K. Shanmugha Sundaram has taken charge as Director (Projects), NTPC on December 1, 2023. K. Shanmugha Sundaram is a 1988 batch Electronics and Communication Engineering graduate from the Government College of Technology, Coimbatore with PGDM from MDI Gurgaon in the area of Strategy & Finance. Prior to joining as Director (Projects), NTPC Limited, he was […]

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Chemours to Invest $200 Million in Hydrogen Tech Solutions

Delaware-headquartered Chemours Company has announced that it has planned a $200 million investment to increase capacity and advance technology for its industry-leading Nafion ion exchange materials to support the Hydrogen Economy.  Chemours is a global chemistry company with considerable market positions in titanium technologies, thermal and specialized solutions and advanced performance materials. The tackling of […]

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Norway Searching for Green Hydrogen Avenues in India: Greenstat

Vegard Frihammer, founder and CEO of Greenstat Norway – a leading player in Renewable Energy – has held that Norway is searching for opportunities in the green hydrogen segment in India. The Greenstat CEO says that the company needs a market like India where collaboration in green hydrogen is possible. The Norwegian company has established […]

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Six RE Players Form IGHPA for Hydrogen Advocacy

Six companies dealing in renewable energy (RE) have come together to form an independent advocacy group to give a fillip to the Hydrogen Sector in India. It will be called as Independent Green Hydrogen Association (IGHPA) and the key objective of the forum is to engage with Government and other key stakeholders to realize the […]

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Japanese Researchers Discover More Sustainable Way for Producing Green Hydrogen

As per a study published in Nature Catalysis, researchers at the RIKEN Center for Sustainable Resource Science, Japan, have found a more sustainable and efficient method for producing green hydrogen from water. The team of researchers has employed cobalt and manganese in electrolysis instead of rare earth materials to produce green hydrogen which is required […]

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China Aims to Produce 200,000 Tonnes of Green Hydrogen Annually by 2025

The National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) of China has come up with a target to manufacture 200,000 tonnes of green hydrogen annually by 2025. The NDRC has said in its press statement that China will have widespread industrial use of the clean fuel in the long run. NDRC is the top economic planning body […]

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European Commission Announces €300mn Plan for Development of Hydrogen Economy

Clean Hydrogen Partnership (CHP) – a brain child of the European Commission – has called for proposals on 41 different research topics with an outlay of €300 million for a comprehensive development of the hydrogen economy. The initial plan is to fund research that will enable hydrogen production and storage. Clean Hydrogen Partnership is a […]

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Goldman Sachs Says ‘Hydrogen Generation’ Can Be A Trillion Dollar Market

Goldman Sachs – major banker and think tank – says that hydrogen has a key role to play in the transition to net-zero carbon emission scenario and that hydrogen production has the potential to create a niche market worth more than $1 trillion every year. In a recent media interaction, Goldman Sachs’ commodity equity business […]

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South Korea, Saudi Arabia Agree to Jointly Develop Hydrogen Economy

South Korean President Moon Jae-in held talks with Saudi Arabia’s de facto ruler Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman on Tuesday and agreed to work together in areas related to the hydrogen economy. After holding the talks at the Al-Yamamah palace in Riyadh, the two nations signed preliminary deals to jointly develop green hydrogen, which is […]

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