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ABEL Energy Bell Bay Powerfuels Projects

ABEL Energy Bell Bay Powerfuels Project

A feasibility study is being undertaken to assess the potential for developing a large-scale renewables-based hydrogen and e-methanol facility at Bell Bay in Tasmania.

Main proponents: ABEL Energy

Main end-use classification: Methanol production

Status: Under development

Location: Tasmania, Australia

ActewAGL Hydrogen Refuelling Station

ActewAGL Hydrogen Refuelling Station

The hydrogen refuelling station dispenses renewable hydrogen, supporting the ACT Government in its use of 20 light passenger Fuel Cell Electric Vehicles (FCEVs) in its fleet, as well as several private FCEVs.

Main proponents: ACT Government, Neoen, ActewAGL, Hyundai, sgfleet

Main end use classification: Focus on mobility, may also include power/industrial uses

Status: Focus on mobility. May include electricity or gas networks or industrial applications. 

Location: Australian Capital Territory

APA Renewable Methane Demonstration Project

APA Renewable Methane Demonstration Project

This demonstration plant near Roma would provide proof of concept that (renewable) hydrogen produced through electrolysis can be converted into ‘renewable methane’ using carbon dioxide extracted from the atmosphere.

Main proponents: APA Group

Main end-use classification: Focus on gas networks, may include mobility or electricity or industrial applications.

Status: Under construction 

Location: Queensland, Australia

Arrowsmith Hydrogen Project Stage 1

Arrowsmith Hydrogen Project Stage 1

A renewable hydrogen production facility is planned to be built in stages near Dongara with a focus on supplying hydrogen for mobility purposes, with power use options also under examination.

Main proponents: Infinite Blue Energy

Main end-use classification: Focus on mobility, may include electricity or gas networks or industrial applications.

Status:  Under development

Location:  Western Australia, Australia

Asian Renewable Energy Hub

Asian Renewable Energy Hub

This project would construct a large-scale hybrid renewable energy facility to enable export of hydrogen derivatives (e.g. ammonia) and for local use in the Pilbara region (e.g. to enable large-scale mine electrification, replacement of diesel fuels with hydrogen, etc.).

Main proponents: NW Interconnected Power - CWP Energy Asia, Intercontinental Energy, Vestas, Pathway Investments

Main end-use classification: Export focus - ammonia/hydrogen derivatives

Status: Under development

Location: Western Australia, Australia

Atco-Hydrogen-Blending-Project

ATCO Hydrogen Blending Project

The project would see up to 10% renewable-based hydrogen blended into discrete sections of the Western Australian gas distribution network, at around 2,500 connections.

Main proponents: ATCO

End use classification: Focus on gas networks, may also include mobility/power/industrial uses

Status: Advanced development 

Location: Western Australia, Australia

Bio-Hydrogen Demonstration Plant

Bio-Hydrogen Demonstration Plant

This project seeks to install and operate a large pilot plant at an existing facility near Gladstone for the production of hydrogen from waste gases.

Main proponents: Southern Oil Refinery

Main end-use classification: Focus on industrial use

Status: Under development

Location: Queensland, Australia

Central Queensland Hydrogen Project

Central Queensland Hydrogen Project

The project proponents are undertaking a feasibility study into the development of a large-scale renewable hydrogen facility and associated infrastructure in central Queensland, with the main focus of exporting liquid hydrogen to the Japanese market.

Main proponents: Stanwell Corporation Limited, Iwatani Corporation, Kawasaki Heavy Industries, Marubeni Corporation, Kansai Electric Power Company, APA Group

Main end-use classification: Export focus - liquid hydrogen

Status: Under development

Location: Queensland, Australia

Christmas Creek Renewable Hydrogen Mobility Project

Christmas Creek Renewable Hydrogen Mobility Project

The project proponent is to replace its existing fleet of diesel coaches at its Christmas Creek iron ore mine in the Pilbara region with hydrogen fuel-cell powered coaches.

Main proponents: Fortescue Future Industries

Main end-use classification: Focus on mobility, may include electricity or gas networks or industrial applications.

Status: Under construction

Location: Western Australia, Australia

Clean Energy Innovation Hub

Clean Energy Innovation Hub

The Perth-located Clean Energy Innovation Hub incorporates the production, storage and use of hydrogen in micro-grid system applications, including blending with natural gas and in power use.

Main proponents: ATCO

Main end-use classification: Focus on gas networks, may include mobility or electricity or industrial applications. 

Status: Operating

Location: Western Australia, Australia

Clean Energy Innovation Park

Clean Energy Innovation Park

The project is seeking to develop a commercial-scale renewable hydrogen production facility in Western Australia, with a focus on gas blending.

Main proponents: ATCO, AGIG

Main end-use classification: Focus on gas networks, may include mobility or electricity or industrial applications.

Status: Advanced development

Location: Western Australia, Australia

Collie-Battery-and-Hydrogen-Industrial-Hub-Project

Collie Battery and Hydrogen Industrial Hub Project

A feasibility study will assess the economic feasibility of installing a hydrogen electrolyser as part of the Collie Battery and Hydrogen Industrial Hub project.

Main proponents: Sunshot Energy

Main end-use classification: Focus on domestic ammonia use

Status: Under development

Location: Western Australia, Australia

Daintree Microgrid Project

Daintree Microgrid Project

A feasibility study is investigating the technical and economic viability of a proposed solar-based (with hydrogen storage) microgrid for the Daintree region.

Main proponents: Daintree Renewable Energy

Main end-use classification: Focus on electricity/microgrid applications

Status: Under development

Location: Queensland, Australia

Denham Hydrogen Demonstration Plant

Denham Hydrogen Demonstration Plant

An end-to-end demonstration incorporating green hydrogen from solar in a remote microgrid in the coastal town of Denham, Western Australia. The demonstration will test the technical capability of hydrogen as a power source in remote microgrids.

Main proponents: Horizon Power

Main end-use classification: Focus on electricity/microgrid applications

Status: Under construction

Location: Western Australia, Australia

Desert Bloom Hydrogen

Desert Bloom Hydrogen

The proponent is developing a large-scale renewables-based hydrogen project in the Northern Territory employing technology that captures water from the atmosphere in arid conditions.

Main proponents: Aqua Aerem

Main end-use classification: To be advised 

Status: Advanced development

Location: Northern Territory, Australia

Development-of-Altona-Renewable-Hydrogen-Plant

Development of Altona Renewable Hydrogen Plant

The project proponent plans to develop a renewables-based hydrogen production facility in Melbourne, Victoria.

Main proponents: Air Liquide

Main end-use classification: Focus on mobility. May include electricity or gas networks or industrial applications.

Status: Under development

Location: Victoria, Australia

Dyno Nobel Renewable Hydrogen Project

Dyno Nobel Renewable Hydrogen Project

A feasibility study has been undertaken to assess the potential for using renewable hydrogen to increase ammonia production at Dyno Nobel’s existing Moranbah facility and replace purchased (natural-gas based) ammonia.

Main proponents: Dyno Nobel Moranbah - wholly-owned subsidiary of Incitec Pivot

Main end-use classification: Focus on domestic ammonia use

Status: Under development

Location: Queensland, Australia

Early Production System: MEG HP1

Early Production System: MEG-HP1

The project proponent is progressing a renewables-based hydrogen production plant planned to be located in close proximity to the Northam Solar Farm east of Perth, with the hydrogen produced targeted for use in the heavy transport sector. 

Main proponents: Infinite Blue Energy

Main end-use classification: Focus on mobility. May include electricity or gas networks or industrial applications.

Status: Under development

Location: Western Australia, Australia

Edify Green Hydrogen Project

Edify Green Hydrogen Project

The project proponent has received Development Approval for a 1 gigawatt (GW) renewables-based hydrogen production facility to be located at the Lansdown Eco-Industrial Precinct near Townsville, Queensland. The facility can be constructed in stages to meet market demand.

Main proponents: Edify Energy

Main end-use classification: To be advised.

Status: Under development

Location: Queensland, Australia

Emerald Coaches Green Hydrogen Mobility Project

Emerald Coaches Green Hydrogen Mobility Project

The project proponent is planning a long-term conversion of its full fleet of over 120 vehicles from diesel fuel usage to hydrogen fuel cell electric (HFCE) vehicles, with the first of such vehicles planned to be introduced in 2023.

Main proponents: Emerald Coaches

Main end-use classification: Focus on mobility, may include electricity or gas networks or industrial applications.

Status: Under development

Location: Queensland, Australia

Eyre Peninsula Gateway Project - Demonstrator Stage

Eyre Peninsula Gateway Project - Demonstrator Stage

The initial (Demonstrator) stage of this project plans to integrate a 75 megawatt (MW) electrolysis plant and a 120 tonnes per day ammonia production facility largely for domestic supply, with the potential for later expansion through an Export Stage.

Main proponents: The Hydrogen Utility (H2U)

Main end-use classification: Focus on domestic hydrogen use

Status: Under development

Location: South Australia, Australia

Feasibility-of-Renewable-Hydrogen-to-Decarbonise-the-Esperance-Region-in-WA

Feasibility of Renewable Hydrogen to Decarbonise the Esperance Region in WA

Horizon Power is examining the feasibility of producing renewables-based hydrogen in the Esperance region of Western Australia to support regional decarbonisation. 

Main proponents: Horizon Power

Main end-use classification: Focus on electricity/microgrid applications

Status: Under development

Location: Western Australia, Australia

Fortescue Green Hydrogen and Ammonia Plant

Fortescue Green Hydrogen and Ammonia Plant

The project proponent is investigating the development of a large-scale renewables-based hydrogen/ammonia plant at the Bell Bay industrial precinct, Tasmania.

Main proponents: Fortescue Future Industries

Main end-use classification: Export focus - ammonia/hydrogen derivatives

Status: Under development

Location: Tasmania, Australia

Future Energy and Hydrogen Precinct

Future energy Hydrogen Precinct

The project proponent is investigating a proposal for an energy and hydrogen precinct at Swanbank, near Brisbane, Queensland.

Main proponents: CleanCo

Main end-use classification:Focus on electricity/microgrid appplications

Status: Under development.

Location: Queensland, Australia

Geelong Hydrogen Hub

Geelong Hydrogen Hub

GeelongPort has announced plans to expand its current operations to establish the Geelong Hydrogen Hub, a hydrogen production and distribution facility, with CAC-H2 announced as the Hub’s foundation hydrogen producer.

Main proponents: GeelongPort, CAC-H2

Main end-use classification: Export focus - ammonia/hydrogen derivatives

Status: Under development

Location: Victoria, Australia

Geelong-New-Energies-Service-Station-Project

Geelong New Energies Service Station Project

Viva Energy is to construct and operate a publicly accessible service station that offers hydrogen refuelling and electric vehicle recharging capacity for heavy fuel cell electric vehicles (FCEVs) in Geelong, Victoria. 

Main proponents: Viva Energy

Main end-use classification: Focus on mobility. May include electricity or gas networks or industrial applications.

Status: Advanced development

Location: Victoria, Australia

Geraldton Export-Scale Renewable Investment

Geraldton Export-Scale Renewable Investment

A detailed evaluation of renewable demonstration and commercial-scale ammonia production plants located in the Geraldton/Oakajee area of Western Australia, using renewable hydrogen as feedstock rather than natural gas, has been undertaken.

Main proponents: BP Australia

Main end-use classification: Export focus - ammonia/hydrogen derivatives

Status: Under development

Location: Western Australia, Australia

Gibson Island Green Ammonia Feasibility

Gibson Island Green Ammonia Feasibility

The proponents are undertaking a feasibility study to assess whether industrial scale manufacturing of green ammonia at Gibson Island in Brisbane is technically and commercially feasible on an existing brownfield site.

Main proponents: Fortescue Future Industries, Incitec Pivot

Main end-use classification: Export focus - ammonia/hydrogen derivatives

Status: Under development

Location: Queensland, Australia

Grange Resources Renewable Hydrogen Study

Grange Resources Renewable Hydrogen Study

The project proponent has expressed an interest in undertaking a feasibility study to assess the potential for renewables-based hydrogen to replace natural gas for process heating at a pelletising facility at Port Latta, Tasmania.

Main proponents: Grange Resources (Tasmania)

Main end-use classification: Focus on industrial use

Status: Under development

Location: Tasmania, Australia

Green Hydrogen for City of Cockburn

Green Hydrogen for City of Cockburn

The City of Cockburn is investigating the use of renewable hydrogen as a transport fuel for its waste collection and light vehicle fleets, as well as its use for embedded co-generation.

Main proponents: City of Cockburn

Main end-use classification: Focus on mobility, may include electricity or gas networks or industrial applications.

Status: Study complete.

Location: Western Australia, Australia

Green Liquid Hydrogen Export Project

Green Liquid Hydrogen Export Project

A commercial-scale green hydrogen facility at Townsville, Queensland, is under investigation.

Main proponents: Origin Energy, Kawasaki Heavy Industries

Main end-use classification: Export focus - liquid hydrogen

Status: Under development

Location: Queensland, Australia

H2-HubTM Gladstone

H2-HubTM Gladstone

A large-scale chemical complex is proposed for Gladstone, for the production of renewable hydrogen and ammonia.

Main proponents: The Hydrogen Utility (H2U)

Main end-use classification: Export focus - ammonia/hydrogen derivatives

Status: Under development

Location: Queensland, Australia

H2Kwinana

H2Kwinana

A feasibility study is being undertaken into the production of green hydrogen at bp Australia’s Kwinana site in Western Australia.

Main proponents: bp Australia, Macquarie Capital.

Main end use classification: Focus on industrial use

Status: Under development

Location: Western Australia, Australia

H2Perth

H2Perth

The project proponent is planning a phased developed of a large-scale hydrogen and ammonia production facility at a site in the southern metropolitan area of Perth, Western Australia.

Main proponents: Woodside Energy Ltd

Main end-use classification: Export focus - ammonia/hydrogen derivatives

Status: Under development

Location: Western Australia, Australia

H2TAS Project

H2TAS Project

The project is investigating potential for a phased development of large-scale production of renewable hydrogen and ammonia in the Bell Bay area of Tasmania.

Main proponents: Woodside Energy Ltd, Marubeni Corporation, IHI Corporation

Main end-use classification: Export focus - ammonia/hydrogen derivatives

Status: Under development

Location: Tasmania, Australia

Hay Point Hydrogen Export

Hay Point Hydrogen Export

The project proponents are investigating a proposal for a renewable-based hydrogen production, storage and export facility at the Port of Hay Point, south of Mackay, Queensland.

Main Proponents: Dalrymple Bay Infrastructure, North Queensland Bulk Ports Corporation, Brookfield Group, ITOCHU Corporation

Main end use classification: To be advised.

Status: Under development

Location: Queensland, Australia

Hazer Commercial Demonstration Plant

Hazer Commercial Demonstration Plant

This project, located near Perth, is a commercial demonstration of the Hazer production technology that can convert methane feedstocks, through the use of an iron ore process catalyst, into hydrogen and synthetic graphite.

Main proponents: Hazer Group

Main end-use classification: Focus on electricity/microgrid applications

Status: Under construction

Location: Western Australia, Australia

Hunter Hydrogen Hub

Hunter Hydrogen Hub

Development of a hydrogen hub in the Hunter region is in the concept discussions stage.

Main proponents: The New South Wales Government is facilitating discussions

Main end-use classification: To be advised.

Status: Under development

Location: New South Wales, Australia

Hybrid PV-Battery-Hydrogen System for Microgrids

Hybrid PV-Battery-Hydrogen System for Microgrids

A feasibility study is investigating a renewable-based stand-alone microgrid with hybrid hydrogen-battery-based energy storage for an indigenous community in the Pilbara.

Main proponents: Murdoch University

Main end-use classification: Focus on electric/microgrid applications

Status: Under development

Location: Western Australia, Australia

Hydrogen Energy Supply Chain - Pilot Project

Hydrogen Energy Supply Chain - Pilot Project

The purpose of this pilot project, located in the Latrobe Valley, is to demonstrate an integrated hydrogen supply chain encompassing production, storage and transportation in delivering liquefied hydrogen to Japan.

Main proponents: Kawasaki Heavy Industries (KHI), Electric Power Development Co. (J-Power), Iwatani Corporation, Marubeni Corporation, Sumitomo Corporation, AGL.

Main end-use classification: Export focus - liquid hydrogen

Status: Operating

Location: Victoria, Australia

Hydrogen Fuels Australia Truganina HRS

Hydrogen Fuels Australia Truganina HRS

The project proponent is developing integrated modular renewable energy, hydrogen fuel generation and refuelling facilities in Melbourne, Victoria, to support site micro-grid and mobility end-uses.

Main proponents: Hydrogen Fuels Australia

Main end-use classification: Focus on mobility. May include electricity or gas networks or industrial applications.

Status: Under construction

Location: Victoria, Australia

Hydrogen Park Gladstone

Hydrogen Park Gladstone

This project involves the blending of renewable hydrogen with natural gas, at volumes of up to 10 per cent, for supply into the city of Gladstone’s gas network (with the project also aiming to supply hydrogen for transportation uses in the future)

Main proponents: Australian Gas Networks (AGN) 

Main end-use classification: Focus on gas networks, may also include mobility or electricity or industrial applications.

Status: Advanced development

Location: Queensland, Australia

Hydrogen Park Murray Valley

Hydrogen Park Murray Valley

Hydrogen Park Murray Valley would blend renewable hydrogen with natural gas at volumes of up to 10 per cent into the gas network of the twin cities of Albury (NSW) and Wodonga (Victoria).

Main proponents: Australian Gas Networks, ENGIE

Main end-use classification: Focus on gas networks, may include mobility or electricity or industrial applications.

Status: Advanced development

Location: Victoria, Australia

Hydrogen Park South Australia

Hydrogen Park South Australia

This project involves the blending of renewable hydrogen with natural gas for supply to more than 700 properties in the suburb of Mitchell Park, and to supply 100% hydrogen to industry via tube trailers. The project also aims to supply hydrogen for transport in the future.

Main proponents: Australian Gas Network

Main end-use classification: Focus on gas networks,  may include mobility or electricity or industrial applications.

Status: Operating

Location: South Australia, Australia

Hydrogen Portland Project

Hydrogen Portland Project

This project involves a wind farm and hydrogen plant development near the Port of Portland with an initial focus on domestic supply followed by export penetration.

Main proponents: Countrywide Renewable Hydrogen, AusNet Services, Glenelg Shire Council, Port of Portland

Main end use classification: Focus on gas networks. May include mobility or electricity or industrial applications. 

Status: Under development

Location: Victoria, Australia

Hydrogen Refueller Station Project

Hydrogen Refueller Station Project

This project will construct a hydrogen refuelling facility at ATCO’s existing Jandakot Operations Centre in Perth, using ATCO’s existing electrolyser to produce hydrogen to supply the refuelling station.

Main proponents: ATCO, Fortescue Future Industries

Main end-use classification: Focus on mobility. May include electricity or gas networks or industrial applications.

Status: Under construction

Location: Western Australia, Australia

Hydrogen-Tasmania

Hydrogen-Tasmania

This project, located in northern Tasmania, is planning to supply renewable hydrogen to the domestic market throughout the State.

Main proponents: Countrywide Renewable Hydrogen

Main end-use classification: Focus on mobility. May include electricity or gas networks or industrial applications.

Status: Under development

Location: Tasmania, Australia

Hydrogen Test Facility - ACT Gas Network

Hydrogen Test Facility - ACT Gas Network

This test facility will enhance understanding of the impact of introducing hydrogen into the existing gas distribution network that services the Australian Capital Territory (ACT) and Queanbeyan (New South Wales).

Main proponents: Evoenergy, Canberra Institute of Technology

Main end-use classification: Focus on gas networks. May include mobility or electricity or industrial applications.

Status: Operating

Location: Australian Capital Territory, Australia

HyEnergy Project

HyEnergy Project

The proponents are to perform a feasibility study of a potential renewable-based hydrogen project in the Gascoyne region of Western Australia.

Main proponents: Total Eren, Province Resources

Main end-use classification: To be advised.

Status: Under development

Location: Western Australia, Australia

Hyer Penetration - EDL Hydrogen Enabled Hybrid Renewables

Hyer Penetration - EDL Hydrogen Enabled Hybrid Renewables

A feasibility study investigated the potential for renewable hydrogen to supply power to regional communities/mining operations in Western Australia.

Main proponents: EDL

Main end-use classification: Focus on electricity/microgrid applications

Status: Under development

 

Location: Western Australia, Australia

Joint Feasibility Study for Creation of a Supply Chain of Low Carbon Ammonia in Western Australia

Joint Feasibility Study for Creation of a Supply Chain of Low Carbon Ammonia in Western Australia

The proponent is undertaking a feasibility study on carbon capture and storage possibilities in Western Australia in support of a export-focussed, low-carbon ammonia production plant using hydrogen generated from natural gas.

Main proponents: Mitsui & Co

Main end-use classification: Export focus - ammonia/hydrogen derivatives

Status: Under development

Location: Western Australia, Australia

Kogan Creek Renewable Hydrogen Demonstration Plant

Kogan Creek Renewable Hydrogen Demonstration Plant

CS Energy is to construct a renewables-based demonstration hydrogen production facility located at the Kogan Creek power station in Queensland’s Western Downs region.

Main proponents: CS Energy

Main end-use classification: Focus on mobility. May include electricity or gas networks or industrial applications.

Status: Under construction

Location: Queensland, Australia

Manilla Solar & Renewable Energy Storage Project

Manilla Solar & Renewable Energy Storage Project

A hybrid battery storage system of lithium-ion batteries and a hydrogen storage medium is to be installed as part of a solar PV development near Manilla, as part of a wider community-based solar and renewable energy storage plan across multiple sites in New South Wales.

Main proponents: Manilla Community Renewable Energy, Providence Asset Group

Main end use classification: Focus on electricity/microgrid applications 

Status: Advanced development

Location: New South Wales, Australia

Manufacturing-and-Commercialisation-of-Hydrogen-Buses

Manufacturing and Commercialisation of Hydrogen Buses

The project proponent is to develop two hydrogen fuel cell electric buses for use in the Victorian public transport network.

Main proponents: Volgren Australia

Main end use classification: Focus on mobility. May include electricity or gas networks or industrial applications.

Status: Under development

Location: Victoria, Australia

Melbourne Hydrogen Hub

Melbourne Hydrogen Hub

This project involves the creation of a renewable hydrogen hub focussed on transport uses co-located in the Melbourne metropolitan area.

Main proponents: Countrywide Renewable Hydrogen

Main end use classification: Focus on mobility. May include electricity or gas networks or industrial applications.   

Status: Under development

Location: Victoria, Australia

Methanol-Synthesis-Utilising-Renewable-Hydrogen

Methanol Synthesis Utilising Renewable Hydrogen

A feasibility study will assess if carbon feedstock from unrecyclable waste combined with renewable hydrogen can support a restart of methanol manufacturing in Victoria.

Main proponents: HAMR Energy, Bingo Industries

Main end use classification: Methanol production

Status: Under development

Location: Victoria, Australia

Murchison Renewable Hydrogen Project

Murchison Renewable Hydrogen Project

A large-scale combined solar and wind farm is proposed to produce renewable hydrogen for domestic and export uses.

Main proponents: Hydrogen Renewables Australia, Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners

Main end use classification: Export focus - ammonia/hydrogen derivatives

Status: Under development

Location: Western Australia, Australia

Neoen Australia Hydrogen Superhub

Neoen Australia Hydrogen Superhub

The feasibility of co-locating a hydrogen production facility at the planned large-scale hybrid renewable Crystal Brook Energy Park site is being examined.

Main proponents: Neoen Australia

Main end use classification: To be advised. 

Status: Under development

Location: South Australia, Australia

Ord Hydrogen

Ord Hydrogen

A feasibility study assessed the potential for using the existing Ord hydroelectric power plant in the Kimberley region to power a hydrogen facility in the region.

Main proponents: Pacific Hydro Australia Developments

Main end use classification: To be advised. 

Status: Under development

Location: Western Australia, Australia

Origin Green Hydrogen and Ammonia Plant

Origin Green Hydrogen and Ammonia Plant

A feasibility study is being undertaken to assess the potential for developing a large-scale renewables-based hydrogen and ammonia plant to be located at Bell Bay in Tasmania.

Main proponents: Origin Energy

Main end use classification: Export focus - ammonia/hydrogen derivatives

Status: Under development

Location: Tasmania, Australia

Port Kembla Hydrogen Hub

Port Kembla Hydrogen Hub

Development of a hydrogen hub in the Illawarra / Port Kembla region is in the concept discussions stage.

Main proponents: The New South Wales Government is facilitating discussions

Main end use classification: To be advised. 

Status: Under development

Location: New South Wales, Australia

Port Kembla Hydrogen Refuelling Facility

Port Kembla Hydrogen Refuelling Facility

Coregas is developing a hydrogen refuelling facility adjacent to the site of its Port Kembla hydrogen production plant, for use in hydrogen-powered heavy transport vehicles.

Main proponents: Coregas

Main end use classification: Focus on mobility. May include electricity or gas networks or industrial applications. 

Status: Under construction

Location: New South Wales, Australia

Port of Newcastle Hydrogen Hub Feasibility Study

Port of Newcastle Hydrogen Hub Feasibility Study

The feasibility study will investigate the technical and commercial viability of renewable hydrogen and ammonia production at the Port of Newcastle, New South Wales.

Main proponents: Macquarie Green Investment Group, Port of Newcastle

Main end use classification: Focus on domestic ammonia use

Status: Under development

Location: New South Wales, Australia

Port Pirie Green Hydrogen Project

Port Pirie Green Hydrogen Project

A front end engineering and design study is being undertaken by the proponent for a large scale renewable-based hydrogen facility to be integrated with the Nyrstar Port Pirie multi-metal processing facility in South Australia.

Main proponents: Trafigura Group

Main end use classification: Export focus - ammonia/hydrogen derivatives

Status: Under development

Location: South Australia, Australia

Preparing the Dampier to Bunbury Natural Gas Pipeline for Hydrogen

Preparing the Dampier to Bunbury Natural Gas Pipeline for Hydrogen

A feasibility study examined the potential to introduce hydrogen into the feedstock mix of the Dampier to Bunbury natural gas pipeline.

Main proponents: Dampier Bunbury Pipeline - part of AGIG

Main end use classification: Focus on gas networks. May include mobility or electricity or industrial applications. 

Status: Study completed   

Location: Western Australia

Queensland Nitrates Renewable Hydrogen and Ammonia Project

Queensland Nitrates Renewable Hydrogen and Ammonia Project

A feasibility study has investigated the potential for producing on-site renewable hydrogen to feed into an existing ammonia/ammonium nitrate manufacturing facility near Moura and replace third-party purchased (natural-gas based) ammonia.

Main proponents: Queensland Nitrates Pty Ltd (QNP), a standalone 50/50 joint venture by Dyno Nobel Asia Pacific (a subsidiary of Incitec Pivot Limited) and CSBP (a subsidiary of Wesfarmers Limited)

Main end use classification: Focus on domestic ammonia use

Status: Under development

Location: Queensland, Australia

Queensland Solar Hydrogen Facility

Queensland Solar Hydrogen Facility

A planned large-scale solar farm and battery facility would supply energy to a hydrogen production facility at Gladstone for export purposes.

Main proponents: Austrom Hydrogen

Main end use classification: To be advised. 

Status: Under development

Location: Queensland, Australia

Renewable Hydrogen Powered Intercampus Transport

Renewable Hydrogen Powered Intercampus Transport

The University of Queensland is to introduce two hydrogen fuel cell electric buses for inter-campus shuttle transport purposes.

Main proponents: The University of Queensland

Main end use classification: Focus on mobility. May include electricity or gas networks or industrial applications.

Status: Under development

Location: Queensland, Australia

Renewable Hydrogen Production and Refuelling Project

Renewable Hydrogen Production and Refuelling Project

This project will supply renewable hydrogen to BOC’s existing customer base in Queensland as well as supplying a hydrogen refuelling station hosted in Brisbane.

Main proponents: BOC

Main end use classification: Focus on mobility. May include electricity or gas networks or industrial applications. 

Status: Under construction

Location: Queensland, Australia

Renewable Hydrogen Transport Hub in the City of Mandurah

Renewable Hydrogen Transport Hub in the City of Mandurah

A feasibility study has investigated the potential for hydrogen-based transport applications in the city of Mandurah and the wider region.

Main proponents: Hazer Group

Main end use classification: Focus on mobility. May include electricity or gas networks or industrial applications.

Status: Study completed   

Location: Western Australia, Australia

Rio Tinto Pacific Operations Hydrogen Program

Rio Tinto Pacific Operations Hydrogen Program

Rio Tinto is undertaking a feasibility study investigating the use of clean hydrogen to partially decarbonise alumina refining at its Yarwun alumina refinery in Gladstone, Queensland.

Main proponents: Rio Tinto

Main end use classification: Focus on industrial use

Status: Under development

Location: Queensland, Australia

Sir Samuel Griffith Centre

Sir Samuel Griffith Centre

The Sir Samuel Griffith Centre at Griffith University is designed to operate independently of the electricity grid using a solar array and hydrogen (storage) technology.

Main proponents: Griffith University

Main end use classification: Focus on electricity/microgrid applications 

Status: Operating

Location: Queensland

Spicers Retreats Scenic Rim Trail Ecotourism Demonstration using Low Pressure Hydrogen

Spicers Retreats Scenic Rim Trail Ecotourism Demonstration using Low Pressure Hydrogen

The Spicers Retreats Scenic Rim ecotourism trail in Queensland is to utilise renewable hydrogen energy systems to displace diesel or LPG-fuelled generators.

Main proponents: Jilrift

Main end use classification: Focus on electricity/microgrid applications 

Status: Advanced development

Location: Queensland, Australia

Sumitomo Green Hydrogen Production Plant

Sumitomo Green Hydrogen Production Plant

In early 2022, Sumitomo Corporation completed its FEED studies for a green hydrogen production plant located at Rio Tinto Yarwun Alumina Refinery, in Gladstone, Queensland, for trial use of the hydrogen in their refinery processes, with the balance seeding a local hydrogen ecosystem. 

Main proponents: Sumitomo Corporation

Main end use classification: Focus on industrial use   

Status: Advanced development

Location: Queensland, Australia

SunHQ Hydrogen Hub

SunHQ Hydrogen Hub

The initial phase of renewable hydrogen production at a zinc refinery near Townsville would be used mainly for heavy vehicle diesel fuel displacement.

Main proponents: Ark Energy Corporation

Main end use classification: Focus on mobility. May include electricity or gas networks or industrial applications. 

Status: Under construction

Location: Queensland, Australia

Swinburne University of Technology CSIRO Victorian Hydrogen Hub and Refuelling Station

Swinburne University of Technology CSIRO Victorian Hydrogen Hub and Refuelling Station

As part of its partnership under the VH2 initiative, CSIRO is installing a hydrogen refuelling station at its Clayton campus in Melbourne: the refuelling station is a key milestone in the development of CSIRO’s Hydrogen Industry Mission.   

Main proponents: CSIRO, Swinburne University of Technology

Main end use classification: Focus on mobility. May include electricity or gas networks or industrial applications. 

Status: Under construction  

Location: Victoria, Australia

Tallawarra B Dual Fuel Capable Gas and Hydrogen Power Plant

Tallawarra B Dual Fuel Capable Gas and Hydrogen Power Plant

The Tallawarra B power station, to be located in the Illawarra region of New South Wales, will operate as a dual fuel capable ‘peaking’ plant and be capable of using a blend of natural gas and renewable-based hydrogen in its operations.

Main proponents: Energy Australia

Main end use classification: Focus on electricity / microgrid applications   

Status: Under construction

Location: New South Wales, Australia

The Julia Creek Project

The Julia Creek Project

The proponent is seeking to develop vanadium / oil shale exploration tenements in north western Queensland, with associated hydrogen production.

Main proponents: QEM

Main end-use classification: To be advised

Status: Under development

Location: Queensland, Australia

Tiwi-Green-Hydrogen-Export-Project

Tiwi Green Hydrogen Export Project

GEV is planning the development of a large-scale green hydrogen export project on the Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia, to be developed in a phased approach and integrated with a fleet of its proprietary compressed hydrogen carriers.

Main proponents: Global Energy Ventures (GEV)

Main end-use classification: Export focus - compressed hydrogen

Status: Under development

Location: Northern Territory, Australia

Toyota Ecopark Hydrogen Demonstration (Toyota Hydrogen Centre)

Toyota Ecopark Hydrogen Demonstration (Toyota Hydrogen Centre)

Toyota Australia has developed part of its Altona site into a renewable energy hub to produce renewable hydrogen for use in both transport and stationary applications.

Main proponents: Toyota Motor Corporation Australia

Main end use classification: Focus on mobility. May include electricity or gas networks or industrial applications.

Status: Operating   

Location: Victoria, Australia

Utilitas Recarbon Organic Waste to Green Hydrogen Technology

Utilitas Recarbon Organic Waste to Green Hydrogen Technology

As part of the Bundaberg bioHub, fuel-cell grade hydrogen is planned to be produced via plasma dry-reforming of biogas produced from organic waste for initial use in mobile waste collection applications.

Main proponents: Utilitas Group, ReCarbon Inc., Bundaberg Regional Council

Main end use classification: Focus on mobility. May include electricity or gas networks or industrial applications. 

Status: Under development

Location: Queensland, Australia

Western Green Energy Hub

Western Green Energy Hub

This project, which would cover the shires of Dundas and the city of Kalgoorlie-Boulder in south-east Western Australia, involves a very large-scale hybrid wind and solar development planned to be built in phases to meet domestic and export hydrogen/ammonia demand.

Main proponents: InterContinental Energy, CWP Global, Mining Green Energy

Main end use classification: Export focus - ammonia/hydrogen derivatives

Status: Under development

Location: Western Australia, Australia

Western Sydney Green Gas Project

Western Sydney Green Gas Project

The project involves a trial power-to-gas facility to transform (surplus) renewable electrical energy into hydrogen gas for use in blending in a gas network, power, and potentially mobility and industrial applications.

Main proponents: Jemena

Main end use classification: Focus on gas networks. May include mobility or electricity or industrial applications. 

Status: Operating

Location: New South Wales, Australia

Yara-ENGIE Pilbara Renewable Ammonia

Yara-ENGIE Pilbara Renewable Ammonia

A feasibility study has been undertaken to evaluate the implication of integrating demonstration-scale renewable hydrogen and renewable ammonia production at existing operations in north-west Western Australia.

Main proponents: Yara Pilbara Fertilisers, ENGIE Renewables Australia

Main end use classification: Export focus - ammonia/hydrogen derivatives

Status: Advanced development

Location: Western Australia, Australia