Netherlands and Germany showcase burgeoning hydrogen ecosystem

A planned hydrogen ecosystem connecting Netherlands and Germany was recently showcased to King Willem-Alexander during a visit to duisport, Germany’s largest inland port.

The collaborative event also demonstrated how the transportation of low-emission hydrogen ‘is already possible’ and outlined three key projects that will enhance interconnectivity.

Hydrogen as an energy carrier for emission-free inland shipping: RH2INE/Condor H2The RH2INE network connects regional authorities and market players in order to make inland waterway transport on the Rotterdam-Duisburg-Basel line emission-free with hydrogen.

Using this network, the Port of Rotterdam Authority and the Provincial Authority of Zuid-Holland has launched the Condor-H2 project with more than 40 partners, including duisport. The aim is to eliminate barriers and to make hydrogen transportation operationally, technically and financially feasible. The project focuses on standardisation, regulation and training, and also on encouraging investment.

... 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...