Greens: EU energy plans must prioritise renewable power over hydrogen

A forthcoming European hydrogen strategy must prioritise the form with the lowest climate impact, Greens/EFA group MEPs said on Tuesday, after six countries urged a “particular emphasis” on production based on renewable energy, not fossil fuels.

by Robert Hodgson
Renewables: green hydrogen production typically means electrolysing water using power from wind or solar into hydrogen and oxygen gas (Photo by: Arterra/Universal Images Group via Getty Images)
Renewables: green hydrogen production typically means electrolysing water using power from wind or solar into hydrogen and oxygen gas (Photo by: Arterra/Universal Images Group via Getty Images)

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