Hydrogen Part 2: ‘Easy’ listening!

Image source: HSBC, Green Hydrogen – the answer to energy transition and global decarbonisation, August 2020

What on earth is hydrogen and is it good or bad for cutting emissions?

By Michael Mackenzie on Life Matters

If you’ve been tuning in to any of the latest news about the government’s soon-to-be-released plans to get to net zero, you’ve no doubt heard the H word.

But you may not be clear on what hydrogen is, how it can be used as an energy source and why it seems to come in shades of blue, green and brown.

On Life Matters, electrochemical engineer Dr Jessica Allen breaks this molecule down for us all to understand.


Dr Jessica Allen, Electrochemical engineer and expert in renewable energy technologies at the University of Newcastle

Duration: 23min 33sec

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