RESOURCES

RENEWABLE HYDROGEN NEWS, REPORTS, AND STUDIES

Advisory Committees

TECHNICAL COMMITTEE

The RHA Technical Advisory Committee explores engineering aspects relating to creating, storing, transporting, and consuming climate-neutral fuels from surplus renewable electricity.

Technical Committee Chair: Gerry Snow, PERA.

POLICY COMMITTEE

The RHA Policy Advisory Committee explores policy needs and challenges relating to deploying power-to-gas technologies based on renewable electric power.

Policy Committee Chair: Michelle Detweiler, Barlow Strategies.

COMMERCIAL COMMITTEE

The RHA Commercial Arrangements Advisory Committee explores contractual issues and business practices that necessary to wide-scale deployment.

Policy Committee Chair: Evan Ramsey, Bonneville Environmental Foundation

HYDROGEN HEADLINES

 

China to promote hydrogen vehicles as it did EV cars in 2009 (Max, Hydrogen Fuel News, 1 Feb, 2019)

Toyota Boss Explains How Fuel Cells Can Achieve Corolla Costs (Schmitt, The Drive, 18 Jan, 2019).

DiCaprio 100% renewables study finds “green hydrogen” critical to reaching climate goals. (Collins, Recharge, 21 Jan, 2019).

US DOE announces intent to fund projects to enable large scale hydrogen deployment (US DOE, 16 Jan, 2019).

Toyota and Kenworth partnering on fleet of hydrogen trucks (Williams, Hydrogen Fuel News, 10 Jan, 2019).

UK to deploy more than 100 hydrogen trains starting in 2022 (The Times, 7 Jan, 2019).

Shell, Siemens, and TenneT call for offshore wind to produce Hydrogen with fuel cells (Amelang, Clean Energy Wire, 11 Dec, 2018).

Hyundai delivers first hydrogen vehicle to US customer (Williams, Hydrogen Fuel News, 3 Jan, 2019).

Hydrogen future for Australia through National Hydrogen Strategy (Burgess, Gas World, 20 Dec, 2018).

The Role of Green Hydrogen in Global Decarbonization (Brasington, CleanTech Group, 13 Dec, 2018).

Hyundai bets big on hydrogen fuel cell electric vehicles (Salmon, Asia Times, 12 Dec, 2018)

Six megawatt electrolyzer set to begin operation in 2019 for German steel plant (Science & Technology Research News, 3 Dec, 2018).

Air Liquide announces $150 million liquid hydrogen plant construction to start in 2019 (Houston Chronicle, 30 Nov, 2018).

Green Hydrogen Revolution (Schoentgen, World Economic Forum, 23 Nov, 2018)

San Francisco to build hydrogen ferry (SF Chronicle, 8 Nov, 2018).

Hydrogen Fuel is Back in the Energy Picture (Ensia, Nogrady, 6 Nov, 2018).

Understanding Hydrogen Energy Storage-Interview with Nel Hydrogen’s Steve Szymanski (Rice, AZO Materials, 1 Nov, 2018).

European Union allocates 40 million euros for 600 hydrogen buses (State of Green, 4 Oct, 2018).

Mountain View CA opens hydrogen fueling station, 35 stations now operating in CA and 29 on the way, (Palo Alto Daily Post, 31 Oct, 2018)

Fuel Cell Industry Scaling, (Klippenstein, GTM, 18 Sep 2018).

Hyundai to sell 1,000 hydrogen trucks in Switzerland (19 Sep 2018).

World’s first hydrogen train goes into service (16 Sep 2018).

California Energy Commission issues grant for Renewable Hydrogen Roadmap (5 Sep 2018).

Nel Hydrogen announces expanded 360 MW per year electrolyzer factory, ten times increase in manufacturing capability (3 Sep 2018).

WSU researchers develop less expensive electrolyzer catalyst materials (2 Feb 2018).

Air Liquide and Denmark to build 1.2 MW plant to create hydrogen from surplus renewable energy (3 Sep, 2018).

Royal Dutch Shell’s 2050 study sees hydrogen from renewables as key…

UK study finds 30% of pipeline gas can be hydrogen…

Toyota plans 300 mile heavy duty hydrogen truck on roads in fall…

First hydrogen fueling station in Canada opens in Vancouver…

Toyota to raise production, lower cost of fuel cell vehicles…

Kalama methanol plant proposal—potential for renewable hydrogen?

 

RHA PUBLICATIONS

 

Power to Gas: Opportunities for Greening the Natural Gas System, Flink Energy Consulting for NW Natural, 2018.

Power System Flexibility Strategic Roadmap, Ecofys for European Copper Institute, 2015. 

The Coming of Electrofuels, David White, Linkedin, March 27, 2018.

Renewable Hydrogen, Fuels, & Chemicals, Gerry Snow, Linkedin, October 13, 2017.

 

Library

The Role of Hydrogen and Fuel Cells in the Global Energy System; Staffell et al,  Energy & Environmental Science Review, 10 Dec, 2018.

Hydrogen From Renewable Power: Technology Outlook for the Energy Transition, IRENA, Sep 2018.

The Future Cost of Electricity-Based Synthetic Fuels, Agora, 2018.

Gas for Climate: How gas can help to achieve the Paris Agreement target in an affordable way, Ecofys, 2018.

Hydrogen Roadmap (California), EIN, 2018.

Hydrogen Scaling Up, Hydrogen Council, 2017.

Electrolyser Future Cost and Performance Study, 2017.

System-Level Power-to-Gas Energy Storage for High Penetrations of Variable Renewables, Lyseng et al, International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, 2017.