France eyes being a global leader for hydrogen by 2030 with €30bn investment plan

France has set its sights on becoming the worldwide leader for hydrogen by 2030 with French President Emmanuel Macron outlining his intention with a new €30bn ($34.67bn) investment plan to support industrial champions and innovation.

According to Reuters, the intention has been outlined in a speech made today (Oct 12) in which hydrogen is seen as a key resource for the future with the investment aimed at fostering industrial champions and innovation in new energies.

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In revealing such a vast sum of investment, which hydrogen will benefit from, it could provide a boost to the nations hydrogen prowess with company’s recognising the government’s plan to be at the forefront of the hydrogen market.

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