Related Articles
The IEA recommends policy changes for low-carbon hydrogen cost reduction
Forward article link
Share PDF with colleagues

Governments must act now on hydrogen – IEA

Gap remains between current funding commitments and what is needed to achieve 2050 net-zero emissions goals

Around 350 projects under development could raise global electrolyser capacity to 54GW by 2030, according to the IEA’s Global Hydrogen Report.   Global hydrogen supply from electrolysers could reach more than 8mn t/yr by 2030 if all those projects are completed. Sixteen projects for producing hydrogen from fossil fuels with carbon capture, utilisation and storage are operational, with a hydrogen output of 0.7mn t/yr. Another 50 projects are under development and could add 9mn t/yr to hydrogen production by 2030, bringing combined green and blue production to 17mn t/yr by that date. However, this is still well below the 80mn t/yr required by 2030 under the IEA’s pathway to net-zero CO₂ emi

Comments

Comments

{{ error }}
{{ comment.comment.Name }} • {{ comment.timeAgo }}
{{ comment.comment.Text }}
Also in this section
Hyzon eyes technology progress
25 October 2021
New ways to model fuel cell performance could greatly improve technology, says CTO Shinichi Hirano
Air Liquide intensifies hydrogen focus
22 October 2021
Firm has made investments in industry, air and road transport as it looks to take advantage of national hydrogen strategies
Aker’s green hydrogen costs at parity with grey
22 October 2021
Norwegian company expects FID on two projects in second half of next year
Sign Up For Our Newsletter
Project Data
Maps
PE Store
Social Links
Social Feeds
Featured Video