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Hydrogen and carbon capture being explored to decarbonise mining activities

Hydrogen and carbon capture being explored to decarbonise mining activities

The combination of green hydrogen and carbon capture technologies to accelerate carbon-neutral mining activities is being explored by a new partnership.

Green hydrogen technology company Fusion Fuel Green and Spanish mining company Magnesitas De Rubia yesterday (9th March) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for the effort that includes hydrogen-based mining solutions and hydrogen production technology.

As part of the hydrogen production effort, the partnership is planning to install up to 10,000 HEVO-SOLA units at Magnesitas’ site in Lugo, Spain, that will produce up to 20,000 tonnes of green hydrogen annually.

A portion of the output from the units will be used to generate industrial heat in Magnesitas’ natural gas/hydrogen combi furnaces.  The reminder will be combined with 125’000 tons of CO2 captured by Magnesitas De Rubian to produce between 38’000 and 45’000 tons of synthetic fuels annually.

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