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UK based offshore wind & hydrogen corporate advisor and trainer; Faculty member World Hydrogen Leaders. Delivering global hydrogen and offshore wind corporate investment advice, business...

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Through its Florida Power & Light utility, NextEra will propose a $65 million pilot in the Sunshine State that will use a 20-megawatt electrolyzer to produce 100 percent green hydrogen from solar power, the company revealed on Friday.

The project, which could be online by 2023 if it receives approval fromstate regulators, would represent the first step into green hydrogen for NextEra Energy, by far the largest developer and operator of wind, solar and battery plants in North America.

 

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Joe Deely on Jul 28, 2020

Interesting - but I think it makes more sense for FPL to use 100% of its solar energy to reduce NG generation. At least for the time being. Maybe after it doubles or triples its solar generation - it can start looking at hydrogen production.

I will be surprised if this gets approved.

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