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US partnerships boost development of hydrogen economy

US partnerships boost development of hydrogen economy

Argonne National Laboratory has teamed up with Constellation Energy Corp to develop carbon-free power generation technologies, including a project focusing on hydrogen production from nuclear power plants, while Bloom Energy and Excel Energy have announced plans for hydrogen production at a nuclear plant in Minnesota. Meanwhile, the US Department of Energy has opened applications for a USD7 billion programme to create regional clean hydrogen hubs.

Energy & Environment 23 September 2022


Energy Harbor and Toledo's Great Lakes hydrogen plan

Energy Harbor and Toledo's Great Lakes hydrogen plan

Energy Harbor has announced it is joining forces with the University of Toledo, major companies in the region and several US DOE laboratories to form an industry-led push to turn "the Midwest into a leading low-carbon fuel production centre".

Energy & Environment 14 September 2022


DOE awards research funds for offshore nuclear generation

DOE awards research funds for offshore nuclear generation

Core Power, MIT Energy Initiative and the Idaho National Laboratory have been granted research funds by the US Department of Energy's Nuclear Energy University Program for a three-year study into the development of offshore floating nuclear power generation in the USA.

New Nuclear 31 August 2022


UK trade body calls for action on nuclear-enabled hydrogen

UK trade body calls for action on nuclear-enabled hydrogen

Decisive and early government action is needed to embrace the power of nuclear-enabled hydrogen in delivering net-zero, according to the UK Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Association.

Energy & Environment 21 June 2022


US hydrogen initiatives make progress

US hydrogen initiatives make progress

On the same day that the US Department of Energy moved forward with plans for a programme to develop regional clean hydrogen hubs across the USA, Westinghouse Electric Company and Bloom Energy Corporation said they are teaming up to identify and implement clean hydrogen projects across the nuclear industry.
 

Energy & Environment 08 June 2022


IAEA to create roadmap for nuclear hydrogen deployment

IAEA to create roadmap for nuclear hydrogen deployment

The International Atomic Energy Agency has launched an initiative to develop a roadmap for the commercial deployment of hydrogen production using nuclear energy. The initiative will culminate in a roadmap guiding document, to provide countries with a tool for evaluating, planning and strategising the development of nuclear hydrogen projects.

Energy & Environment 06 May 2022


JAEA, MHI team up for HTTR hydrogen project

JAEA, MHI team up for HTTR hydrogen project

The Japan Atomic Energy Agency and Mitsubishi Heavy Industries will establish a demonstration hydrogen production project at the High-Temperature Test Reactor in Oarai, Ibaraki Prefecture.

Corporate 25 April 2022


US DOE launches nuclear, hydrogen infrastructure programmes

US DOE launches nuclear, hydrogen infrastructure programmes

Days after it launched a USD6 billion programme to support the continued operation of existing nuclear power plants, the Department of Energy has set in motion its programme to invest USD9.5 billion in clean hydrogen technologies which may include the use of nuclear power.

Energy & Environment 16 February 2022


OKG signs hydrogen supply contract

OKG signs hydrogen supply contract

Swedish power company OKG AB has signed its first contract to supply hydrogen produced at its Oskarshamn nuclear power plant. According to the agreement with Linde Gas AB, the first delivery of hydrogen produced with fossil-free nuclear power will be completed early this year.

Corporate 20 January 2022


NNL and DNV team up for nuclear-derived hydrogen study

NNL and DNV team up for nuclear-derived hydrogen study

The UK's National Nuclear Laboratory and Norwegian assurance and risk management provider DNV are partnering to explore the potential use of advanced nuclear technologies for the conversion of UK gas networks to hydrogen. The collaboration will enable both the nuclear and gas sectors to gain a deeper understanding of priorities and assess barriers and next steps on aspects including regulation, safety, siting and economics.

Energy & Environment 26 November 2021