Mitsubishi Power Americas, Inc. has signed a purchase contract with HydrogenPro AS for an initial delivery of 40 electrolysers.
The HydrogenPro electrolyser system will use wind and solar energy to produce green hydrogen through electrolysis. The green hydrogen will be stored and used for power generation, transportation and industrial applications.
The deal strengthens the partnership between Mitsubishi Power and HydrogenPro, building on their Heroya, Norway project where HydrogenPro to construct and validate one of the world’s largest single stack high-pressure alkaline electrolyser systems in Norway. The cooperation between companies to rapidly develop hydrogen technology with a common focus to deploy utility-scale green hydrogen in the US will facilitate achieving global decarbonisation targets.
The electrolyser system will work within Mitsubishi Hydaptive™ packages to help accelerate the path to decarbonisation.
Elling Nygaard, CEO of HydrogenPro, said, “This is a major breakthrough for HydrogenPro. It demonstrates that our technology is well suited for large-scale projects, making affordable, reliable and clean hydrogen widely available to customers.”
Bill Newsom, CEO of Mitsubishi Power Americas, added, “Mitsubishi Power’s electrolyser purchase further supports our mission to provide power generation and energy storage solutions to our customers, empowering them to affordably and reliably combat climate change and advance human prosperity.”