Why I am passionate about a hydrogen economy

Germany experienced the worst drought ever recorded in the history of the nation’s weather records, last year (2018). The forecasts for the future are extremely negative. Rising temperatures and other droughts have already been predicted.

Now in June-July 2019 we have the hottest summer ever in the history of the BR Germany, with 42ºC heat and another drought in sequence. Already 45-46ºC temperatures are predicted for the future.

Due to dramatic climate changes and rapidly emerging energy shortages in Europe, the EU and the German government recognise that hydrogen is the only energy source capable of solving all energy problems. Sure, it is no silver bullet, but it can be used to decarbonise the energy system, and thus contribute immensely to climate protection.

The Federal Republic of Germany founded a Climate Cabinet in the spring of 2019. The individual political parties are negotiating a comprehensive package to reduce emissions of greenhouse gases in Germany faster and achieve the EU’s climate protection goals quicker than those of the Paris Agreement.

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