EC gives €5M funding for combined wind/hydrogen project

Anadolu Agency | Jan 8, 2021 at 2:55 PM
  • The European Commission has awarded a consortium €5 million to demonstrate and investigate a combined wind turbine and electrolyzer system designed for operation in marine environments, consortium partner and Danish firm Orsted said in a statement on Friday.
  • The funding will be used to investigate the feasibility and potential of combining an offshore wind turbine directly with an electrolyzer and transporting renewable hydrogen to shore.
  • Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy and Element Energy will provide technical and project expertise for the project.