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Proton Ventures signs regional green hydrogen-agreement

December 8th 2017, 28 national and international private, public and semi-public parties, including Proton Ventures, signed the very first regional green hydrogen-agreement. The parties are committed to conducting possible research and where possible through a program-based approach, such as the use of green hydrogen and ammonia in shipping and agriculture.

The regional ‘green’ hydrogen-agreemnt was established on the initiative of the province of Zuid-Holland and the municipality of Goeree-Overflakkee and on the advice of Steven van Eijck.

Green ammonia

Together with Yara, Siemens, Van Iperen and Van Peperstraten Groep, Proton Ventures will develop, realize, operate, monitor and evaluate a demonstration plant of green ammonia at Goeree Overflakkee and use it as an example for larger-scale factories.

Read more about the project:

Read the press release of Gemeente Goeree Overflakkee:

Presentation at the 14th Annual NH3 Fuel Conference

Last week our director Hans Vrijenhoef presented at the 14th Annual NH3 Fuel Conference, which was held as a topical conference within the AIChE’s Annual Meeting 2017. During his presentation he handed over the first Monia to Norman Olson, chairman of the NH3 Fuel Association.

Interested in the presentation that Hans gave. You can find it here:

Proton Ventures TV

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