French Minister unveils €100m hydrogen plan


French Minister Nicolas Hulot presented his €100m ($116.8m) ambitious plan for the deployment of hydrogen (H2) this morning and revealed his intention “to make France a world leader in this technology”.

Creating a carbon-free industrial sector, developing renewable energy storage capacities and developing zero-emission solutions for road, rail and river transport are the three main axes of the Minister for the Ecological and Inclusive Transition’s H2 development plan, known as “plan Hydrogène”.

From 2019, €100m ($116.8m) will be dedicated to the first deployments of H2 in industry, mobility and energy. ADEME (the French Environment and Energy Management Agency) will drive the deployment of these credits and support projects and actors in the sector throughout France.

... to continue reading you must be subscribed

Subscribe Today

Paywall Asset Header Graphic

To access hundreds of features, subscribe today! At a time when the world is forced to go digital more than ever before just to stay connected, discover the in-depth content our subscribers receive every month by subscribing to gasworld.

Please wait...