Bonn (DE) / Pfalzen (IT)/ Tokyo (JP), December 4th, 2023
GKN Hydrogen, technology leader and manufacturer of energy and hydrogen storage systems with metal hydride, and Mitsubishi Corporation Technos, Japanese industrial machinery trading company, sign a memorandum of understanding ( MoU ) to market GKN Hydrogen’s metal hydride solutions. Both companies fit together very well due to their core competencies and have set themselves the goal of developing and establishing hydrogen storage solutions.
The partnership focuses on the planning, construction and service of energy and hydrogen storage applications that help Japanese users make their infrastructure and industrial facilities more CO2 neutral and therefore more sustainable. The core applications include, for example, decentralized, grid-independent energy supplies in residential areas and functional buildings, charging infrastructure for electric vehicles and the CO2-neutral emergency power supply for hospitals, data centers and telecommunications facilities. In manufacturing industry, the 100% recyclable storage systems are very suitable for use as process gas storage for hydrogen boilers and burners in energy-intensive industries such as the metal processing, food/beverage, and glass industries.
About GKN Hydrogen:
GKN Hydrogen is pioneering safe, zero-emission storage of green hydrogen, helping users and organizations around the world achieve their environmental and carbon neutrality goals today and in the years to come. The company develops and markets systems, systems and solutions for the use of green, electrical energy and hydrogen. The systems generate green hydrogen from renewable energy sources and store it compactly and loss-free in metal hydride over long periods of time. Depending on requirements, the green hydrogen can be used directly or converted back into electricity and heat. GKN Hydrogen is part of Dowlais, an engineering group specializing in the automotive sector.
Contact GKN Hydrogen
Dirk Bolz – Director Marketing & Sales
About Mitsubishi Corporation Technos:
Mitsubishi Corporation Technos (MTS) is an industrial machinery trading company of Mitsubishi Corporation (MC), a global integrated business enterprise that develops and operates businesses together with its offices and subsidiaries worldwide. MTS has broadened its product line-up from wide range of industrial machinery to valuable technologies and solutions that enhance manufacturing customer’s productivity and sustainability. Today, as a member of MC group companies aiming to dedicate to Decarbonization with utilizing Energy Transformation (EX)/Digital Transformation (DX) initiatives, MTS aims to develop infrastructure of green hydrogen at industrial sector in Japan.
Contact Mitsubishi Corporation Technos
Ryota Kizushi – General Manager, Manufacturing Solution Department.