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World Hydrogen Leader Charley Rattan Associates

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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There is good reason wind energy companies are so interested in hydrogen - it makes great commercial sense.

Dr Massey and I discuss an exciting future for offshore wind:

 

 

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Bob Meinetz on Apr 28, 2020

No Charley, there is no "consensus" that green H2 is needed to decarbonize a "wide range of sectors", whatever that means.

The amount of solar and wind needed is immense, however, to generate any significant amount of H2 from water. In fact, it's one of the least efficient, most wasteful, most expensive ways to store energy from renewables, barely worth the money to needed to fool energy-unaware activists into believing the two together represent an environmentally-responsible source of energy.

Turns out those activists are learning a thing or two.

https://planetofthehumans.com

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Charley Rattan on Apr 28, 2020

Looks like many may disagree with you Bob. Expect some significant announcements in the coming days.

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Bob Meinetz on Apr 28, 2020

Agree, Charley, and Michael Moore's new film shows us who they are - and why.

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