Power To Gas

Power-to-gas is the functional description of the conversion of electrical power into a gaseous energy carrier like e.g. hydrogen or methane. Circa 40 projects are currently in operation in Europe:
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Links with other platforms

Our goal is to have as much as possible an open relation with other expertise groups, in order to disseminate bi-directionally all relevant information and to contribute to the state of the art of power-to-gas.

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Our Way Of Working

Three times a year the Platform members gather at one of the offices of the partners (rotating) to update about experiences or study results. Additionally, agreements are made upon the continuation of the Platform and the work that will be done.

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Latest News

New market launch program proposed for Power-to-X in Germany

  • 23 November 2017

The German news website energate reports on a concrete proposal for a market launch program for Power-to-X technologies. The principal of the paper is the so-called Power-to-X alliance, composed of renowned companies such as Uniper, Ontras, Audi and Airbus, the DVGW and the German Hydrogen Association. According to this plan, plants with a total capacity of 1,500 MW for the production of green hydrogen, synthetic methane and downstream fuels would be subsidized by a certificate system between 2019 and 2027. The total funding volume amounts to almost 1.1 billion euros. Two accompanying reports come to the conclusion that such a program is legally possible and economically viable. [...]

White Paper on power-to-gas published by European Power to Gas Platform

  • 19 September 2017

The European Power to Gas Platform has published a White Paper on power-to-gas in a decarbonized Euroepan energy system based on renewable energy sources. This White Paper introduces the different services power-to-gas can provide to the energy and transport sector as well as chemical and processing industries and gives an overview on the economic potential. It also reflects the technological state-of-the-art and describes expected developments. [...]

Our objectives

  • Map out when power-to-gas can be implemented succesfully
  • Support the formation fo collaborations
  • Involve all stakeholders in exploring the possibilities in Europe
  • Line up all stakeholders for supporting R&D and demonstration projects