Saturday, 17 December 2016

Orkney Starts Moving Toward a Hydrogen-Based Energy System Using the Wind and Oceans

Source: gtm, 16th December 2016, by Jason Deign

Jason Deign reported, "(...)The Scottish archipelago Orkney is taking steps to adopt a hydrogen-based energy system that feeds off excess tidal generation from the European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC). The tidal and wave energy test station is due to install a 500-kilowatt ITM Power polymer electrolyte membrane electrolyzer, with integrated compression and up to 500 kilos of storage, in the first quarter of 2017, said Lisa MacKenzie, marketing and communications officer. (...)"

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