Germany has launched the first bidding course of for the €4 billion ($4.3 billion) Native Climate Security Contracts funding program. “Corporations inside the energy-intensive enterprise that effectively participated inside the preparatory course of in summer time season 2023 can apply for 15-year funding for his or her fundamental transformation initiatives all through the next 4 months,” said the German authorities.


Native climate security contracts are supposed to impress climate-friendly manufacturing processes in energy-intensive industrial sectors, offsetting the additional costs as compared with customary processes in areas the place climate-friendly manufacturing processes can’t compete.

Gascade and Repco have agreed to connect Germany’s Baltic Sea ports of Rostock and Lubmin and hyperlink them to the Berlin/Brandenburg and Halle/Leipzig/Leuna consumption areas. “Repco’s HyTechHafen Rostock hydrogen manufacturing enterprise and the Rostock space along with the financial port of Lubmin are to be linked to the higher Berlin/Brandenburg area and the Halle/Leipzig/Leuna industrial area by means of Gascade’s hydrogen pipelines Rostock-Wrangelsburg and Transfer – making hydrogen happen,” said the two German corporations.

The Australian Renewable Energy Firm (Space) has launched an AUD 1.7 million ($1.1 million) grant to the Aboriginal Clear Energy Partnership (Acer) to assist with the first a part of feasibility analysis for the East Kimberley Clear Energy and Hydrogen Problem. ARENA acknowledged that the first a part of the feasibility analysis will begin promptly and is predicted to conclude inside 5 months. If worthwhile, the deliberate facility will embrace round 1,000 MW of photograph voltaic period combined with 850 MW of electrolysis functionality.