Philippa Nuttall Technology - 12/October/2023

Pink hydrogen fails to nuke ongoing concerns

President Emmanuel Macron’s recent campaign to find support for pink hydrogen production in Europe remains at odds with the growing consensus of the technology’s economic feasibility

Renewables are increasingly out-competing nuclear generation in terms of cost

SECOND LIFE Hydrogen production offers existing nuclear sites alternative revenue streams as its influence on power markets wanes

ECONOMIC REALITY Any prospective projects still face the high costs and long delays that plague the nuclear sector

KEY QUOTE The idea of diverting electricity for hydrogen production is completely nuts ...


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