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What next for the European Hydrogen Bank? May 14, 2024

The European Hydrogen Bank has backed seven projects with €720m of subsidy support in its first green hydrogen tender, and is set to launch a second tender with a €2.2bn budget in autumn. But why are subsidy prices predicted to rise in future tender rounds?

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7 tips to build a successful industrial cluster April 15, 2024

Experts at the latest meeting of our Power-to-X Leadership Council on 10th April 2024 shared insights about how to develop industrial clusters with renewable energy and green fuel production. Here, we share seven of their top tips for successful schemes.

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Where are Africa’s green hydrogen hotspots? March 18, 2024

Egypt is partnering with companies on $40bn of new green hydrogen projects; Morocco has set aside 2.5million acres of land for power-to-X schemes; and developers are making progress on huge complexes in Mauritania. We look at the latest on green hydrogen in Africa.

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Which companies are rising stars in renewables in 2024? March 11, 2024

Tamarindo looks at the most interesting companies that have been founded in the last five years in the wind, solar, energy storage and power-to-X sectors. These firms are doing big deals now and primed for growth in the years ahead.

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German policy backlash threatens green hydrogen February 19, 2024

The German government has set out its support for green hydrogen, including four hydrogen-ready plants totalling 10GW. But the sector will also face challenges amid criticisms from some in business that the country’s energy policies are “toxic”.

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Can wasted wind help accelerate UK green hydrogen? January 17, 2024

The cost of curtailment at UK wind farms is currently £1bn a year, and this could triple by the end of this decade. But could the UK use that wasted wind power to support growth in the nascent green hydrogen sector?

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Can green hydrogen firms tame inflation in 2024? January 8, 2024

More than one new green hydrogen project was announced every day in 2023, but the cost of producing green hydrogen has risen by up to 65% too. We look at how developers can tackle inflation and a shortage of crucial infrastructure investment in 2024.

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COP28: What were the key power-to-X talking points? December 8, 2023

The United Nations COP28 climate talks in Dubai have featured a host of major announcements on green hydrogen and power-to-X projects in established and emerging markets. Here are seven of the biggest trends and stories.

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Europe’s offshore wind & green hydrogen plans offer blueprint for US November 23, 2023

US offshore wind is beset by economic challenges, but this shouldn’t blind the sector to the potential for incorporating green hydrogen production into project plans

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Portuguese PM quits over hydrogen probe November 11, 2023

Portuguese police have raided 42 properties looking for evidence of government corruption in four projects, including a green hydrogen hub in Sines. Prime Minister Antonio Costa has quit, the government is shaking, and there are tough questions for future tenders.

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US seeks to leverage $50bn for hydrogen hubs October 31, 2023

The US Department of Energy is set to invest $7bn in seven regional hubs for green hydrogen development, to unlock total investment of $50bn. This has also given a major boost to serial winners including Air Liquide, GTI Energy and Plug Power.

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EU seeks to boost demand for green jet fuels October 17, 2023

The European Union has approved rules about the sustainability of jet fuels as part of its ‘Fit for 55’ package. This coincides with moves by renewables firms and the aviation sector to boost production of sustainable fuels.