Related Articles
Steelmaking is a carbon-intensive process
Forward article link
Share PDF with colleagues

Rotterdam port looks for hydrogen imports

Port is working with German steel companies Thyssenkrupp Steel and HKM to evaluate opportunities to import the fuel and transport it to Duisburg

German steel companies Thyssenkrupp Steel and HKM are working with the Port of Rotterdam to evaluate opportunities to import hydrogen. The firms will simultaneously investigate the possibility of a hydrogen pipeline between Rotterdam and facilities operated by Thyssenkrupp and HKM in Duisburg. “Vast imports of hydrogen are necessary if Europe and Germany want to reduce CO₂ emissions and become climate-neutral by 2050, while maintaining its strong industrial backbone,” the firms say. 7-9pc – Steelmaking’s share of global emissions “The cooperation between Rotterdam as Europe’s largest port and Duisburg as Europe’s largest steel site can have a signalling effect to establish su



{{ error }}
{{ comment.comment.Name }} • {{ comment.timeAgo }}
{{ comment.comment.Text }}
Also in this section
Nuclear industry eyes key role in hydrogen transition
20 September 2021
Sector can produce large amounts of low-carbon hydrogen from electricity or high heat, says lobby group
UAE targets $1.3/kg blue hydrogen
20 September 2021
Country should target green and blue hydrogen production as it looks to develop market, says Qamar Energy report
BP, Masdar and Adnoc sign blue hydrogen deal
17 September 2021
Firms will work together to develop 1GW H2Teesside project and 1GW facility in Abu Dhabi
Sign Up For Our Newsletter
Project Data
PE Store
Social Links
Social Feeds
Featured Video