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Mayors complete supply chain visit

Kawasaki Heavy Industries (KHI) hosted the Mayors of Mornington Peninsula Shire Council, Latrobe City Council, and the Japanese City of Kawasaki at the HESC Pilot Project site in Hastings. This was followed by J-Power and Sumitomo Corporation Joint Venture (JPSC…

World’s first liquefied hydrogen carrier returns to Victoria

The Suiso Frontier returned to Australia as part of the 60th annual joint Australia-Japan business conference held in Melbourne. This gave conference attendees the rare opportunity to tour the world’s first liquid hydrogen carrier. Over duration of the conference, several…

HESC Economic Modelling Report

The HESC Project commissioned KPMG to conduct modelling on the potential economic and employment impacts of a commercial-scale project, looking at two phases – investment and operation. KPMG used CGE modelling, an analytical approach for assessing the impacts of major…

INPEX to acquire shares in Japan Suiso Energy

Kawasaki Heavy Industries, Ltd (KHI), Iwatani Corporation (Iwatani) and INPEX Corporation (INPEX) announced the completion of a shareholder agreement for INPEX to acquire shares in Japan Suiso Energy, Ltd. (JSE), a joint venture currently between KHI and Iwatani. As decarbonisation…

Committee for Gippsland Hydrogen Roadmap Launch

Senior executives from the J-Power and Sumitomo Corporation Joint Venture (JPSC JV) attended the recent Gippsland Hydrogen Roadmap Launch at Morwell’s Innovation Centre. The launch was hosted by Latrobe City Mayor Kellie O’Callaghan and included presentations from Former Chief Scientist…

How to make net zero happen – a report from Net Zero Australia

On 12 July 2023, Net Zero Australia published How to make net zero happen, Mobilisation report building upon six modelled scenarios where Australia achieves net zero by 2050. The report’s message is clear: the scale of Australia’s decarbonisation challenge is…

NEDO visit HESC’s Latrobe Valley Pilot Plant

From left: (NEDO) Dr Takanori Kugimiya, Mr Kazuho Shobu, (Kawasaki Heavy Industries) Mr Shigeru Yamamoto, Mr Norio Ueda, (J-POWER) Mr Jeremy Stone, (Hydrogen Engineering Australia) Mr Haruki Sugiyama. On 24 July 2023, a delegation from Japan’s New Energy and Industrial…