Middle East

Oman to launch national firm focussed on green hydrogen projects

The new firm will be a wholly owned subsidiary of the country’s energy transition champion Energy Development Oman, or EDO. RIYADH: Oman is planning to launch a national energy firm, Hydrogen Development Oman, focusing on green hydrogen projects, MEED reported. The new firm will be a wholly owned subsidiary of …

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Aramco explores hydrogen energy cooperation with Thailand’s PTT

RIYADH: Saudi Arabian Oil Company, also known as Aramco, has joined hands with Thailand’s national oil company PTT, as it expands its footprints in Asia. Both the companies will work together in areas of blue and green hydrogen and various clean energy initiatives, according to a statement. The companies signed …

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International Majors Invest 170 Million NOK in Norwegian Hydrogen Mem-Tech

TRONDHEIM, Norway — AP Ventures, Yara Growth Ventures, Shell Ventures, Saudi Aramco Energy Ventures and SINTEF Venture are putting their trust and investment into Hydrogen Mem-Tech (HMT). HMT´s palladium membrane technology separates hydrogen from bio and natural gas. “We are proud and incredibly humbled to have secured what will be …

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Egypt to work with UAE’s Masdar to make green hydrogen

CAIRO/DUBAI, April 24 (Reuters) – Egypt said on Sunday it would cooperate with the United Arab Emirate’s Abu Dhabi Future Energy Company (Masdar) on the production of green hydrogen. Masdar and Hassan Allam (HA) Utilities, a subsidiary of Hassan Allam Holding, will form a strategic alliance to develop green hydrogen …

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Plans in for Construction of Hydrogen-From-Waste Plant in Oman

US company based in New York and hydrogen developer, H2 industries recently signed an agreement to develop a solar-powered Hydrogen-From-Waste Plant in Oman. The agreement was signed in principle with the government of Oman. According to the agreement, the facility will be built on a 200,000 square coastal site. The …

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Pioneering large-scale green ammonia project gets world’s first clean hydrogen certificate

The port in the Duqm special economic zone in Oman, where the Greenfield Project is due to be built. Photo: Special Economic Zone at Duqm   German certification body TÜV Rheinland gives stamp of approval to planned facility in Oman, which will have 300MW of electrolysers powered by 500MW of …

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MIDDLE EAST: Suez Canal Economic Zone inks agreement for green marine fuel production

Egyptian Prime Minister Dr. Mostafa Madbouly has today (20 April) witnessed the signing ceremony for two memoranda of understanding for projects – one of which aims to produce green fuel for bunkering in the Suez Canal Economic Zone (SCEZ). The first MoU was signed by the General Authority of Suez …

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Micro-algae can be used to produce green fuel, TAU study finds

While most hydrogen is produced from natural gas in a non-sustainable process (gray hydrogen), it can also be produced using renewable energy (green hydrogen). Microscopic algae (photo credit: TEL AVIV UNIVERSITY) Hydrogen, the lightest and most abundant element in the world, is – under standard conditions – odorless, colorless, tasteless, …

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Green Energy Oman selects Worley for green hydrogen project

Green Energy Oman has contracted Worley to support its low-carbon fuels project which aims to convert 25GW of wind and solar energy to green hydrogen Green Energy Oman (GEO) has contracted Worley to support its low-carbon fuels project which aims to convert 25GW of wind and solar energy to green …

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NEOM’s ENOWA creates region’s first hydrogen innovation centre to boost lab-to-market clean energy solutions

The ENOWA facility will be a testing ground for new technologies in the clean energy industry, as well as a collaborative learning community for research institutions ENOWA, the energy, water and hydrogen subsidiary of NEOM, has established the region’s first Hydrogen and Innovation Development Center (HIDC), which aims to accelerate …

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