Hydrogen technology can unlock a large amount of untapped renewable energy in Africa, says Ifeoma Malo, CEO of Clean Tech Hub, in her predictions for 2021 and beyond.
Baker McKenzie has advised Implats on its investment into a fund that focuses on companies developing sustainable hydrogen energy.
Green hydrogen is expected to start becoming cost competitive with hydrogen from fossil fuels in India by 2030, finds a new report from The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI).
A combination of falling costs for solar and wind power, improved performance as well as economies of scale for electrolysers could make it possible for a green hydrogen future.
Overheard at the Digital Energy Festival: "The world is clearly embracing hydrogen as a clean energy source in order to decarbonise traditionally carbon-heavy sectors."
Africa’s readiness to embrace green hydrogen was a key topic discussed in a recent Digital Energy Festival webinar.
South Africa is in an extraordinary position to revolutionise its own economy and supply green hydrogen to the world, according to a report from PwC.
Transforming solely the power sector only gets the world one-third of the way to net-zero emissions says a new International Energy Agency report, emphasising the need for greater efforts in other key sectors.
Germany and Nigeria have agreed to establish a hydrogen exploration partnership that will benefit West Africa.