Browsing: South Africa

TFP Hydrogen names Head of Innovation TFP Hydrogen, a PEM electrolyser material expert, has named Dr. Srijita Nundy as Head…

Germany has pledged EUR 23.1 million (USD 24.65 million) to South Africa. The financing, orchestrated by development bank KfW on behalf of the Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ), is designated to advance the development of a robust green hydrogen economy in South Africa.

South Africa’s pursuit of sustainable energy solutions takes a major step forward with Phelan Green Energy’s ambitious plan to invest ZAR 47 billion (approximately USD 2.5 billion or EUR 2.37 billion) in a groundbreaking green hydrogen and ammonia production plant in the Western Cape province. This endeavor, known as the Saldanha Green Hydrogen Project, represents a significant stride towards green energy and economic growth in the region.

Across the globe, coal power plants are approaching the end of their operational lifespans, raising questions about the transition from coal-dependent communities to greener energy sources. South Africa, home to a significant fleet of over 20 gigawatts (GW) of coal power, is one such place where the challenges and opportunities of this transition are prominent.