Hydrogen is one of the trend topics of the year and is seen as the key to intelligent networking of the electricity, heat and transport sectors. Experts see hydrogen as the central element of an effective climate protection strategy. Germany is to become a leading hydrogen nation worldwide. To this end, the German government has appointed the National Hydrogen Council - which is tasked with finding solutions for how hydrogen can help decarbonize the mobility sector, the industrial sector, the heating sector and the energy industry. Our topic page provides a continuously updated overview of developments on the way to the "hydrogen world".

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Successful conclusion of the EU joint project 'HySTOC' (from left to right): Cornelius Randing, Vinzent Ruf, Johan Tallgren and Aki Braunschweiler.

Successful field test for LOHC technology

Espoo/Erlangen - Hydrogenious LOHC Technologies GmbH has successfully completed a European joint project on hydrogen transport with LOHC technology. All expectations in the midstream process had been achieved...

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  • Pfalzwerke supplies machine manufacturers with hydrogen

    Bad Dürkheim - Pfalzwerke wants to produce and distribute hydrogen regionally in the future. The utility has now come a decisive step closer to this goal. The company recently signed a contract with the development service provider KST Motorenversuch to supply hydrogen...
  • Green hydrogen cheaper

    Bonn - Despite continued high volatility and further restrictions on Russian gas supplies, short-term gas prices fell by only around six percent compared to the previous week. This was mainly due to the large LNG deliveries and the mild weather...
  • Hydrogen directly from the wind turbine

    Berlin - The direct production of hydrogen in offshore wind farms is considered one of the technologies of the future. However, there are still some challenges to overcome, as became clear at a conference on the "H2-Mare" project...
  • Ingolstadt gets hydrogen cluster

    Ingolstadt - A hydrogen cluster is to be established in the greater Ingolstadt area. Bayerngas, the municipal utilities Stadtwerke Ingolstadt and the grid operators Bayernets and Energienetze Bayern are involved in the project. The hydrogen is to benefit, among others, the carmaker Audi...
  • Thorsten Herdan joins e-fuels company HIF

    Berlin/Houston/Santiago de Chile - The former head of department at the German Federal Ministry of Economics and Technology, Thorsten Herdan, is the new CEO of the e-fuels company HIF Europe, Middle East and Africa (HIF Emea)...
  • Hy2B builds 5 MW electrolyser in Bavaria

    Munich/Pfeffenhausen - The operating company Hy2B Hydrogen is building a 5 MW electrolyser in Bavaria. In the immediate vicinity, the Hydrogen Technology Application Centre (WTAZ) is to be built by 2024 in Pfeffenhausen...
  • Hydrogen prices decline slightly

    Bonn - Compared to the previous week, gas prices eased somewhat, mainly due to warmer temperature forecasts and higher gas flows from Russia...
  • Rotterdam: 4.6 million tonnes of hydrogen for Europe

    Rotterdam - The port of Rotterdam can supply north-western Europe with at least 4.6 million tonnes of hydrogen by 2030. This would be a much larger sum than previously thought...
  • Hansewerk announces billion euro investment

    Quickborn - The energy service provider Hansewerk wants to invest well over one billion euros in security of supply and climate protection over the next three years. The background to this announcement is that Hansewerk expects 280,000 electric cars and 100,000 additional heat pumps in Schleswig-Holstein in the future....