Hydrogen, steel and iron: Australia’s $39m boost for clean exports

Under an AUD $59.1m ($39m) funding package, Australia is supporting 21 renewable hydrogen R&D and low-emissions iron and steel projects as it looks to secure its export potential.

AUD $34.2m ($22.6m) of hydrogen funding has been awarded to various organisations exploring green hydrogen production, storage and ammonia synthesis. The AUD $24.6m ($19.3m) awarded to iron and steel research is also supporting some projects exploring hydrogen’s use.

With grants for each successful applicant ranging between AUD $1.3m ($861,000) and AUD $5m ($3.3m), funding for the projects is planned to be supplied over two stages: initial core research and research commercialisation.

... to continue reading you must be subscribed

Subscribe Today

Paywall Asset Header Graphic

To gain access to this article and all our other content, you will need to subscribe to H2 View.

From the latest print editions, to 24/7 online access to exclusive interviews, authoritative columnists and the H2 View news archive, a subscription is the best way for you to stay up to date with developments in the hydrogen community.

Please wait...