Three million euros for sustainable hydrogen production

Minister Brandes hands over funding notification to University of Duisburg-Essen

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NRW Science Minister Ina Brandes today presented a three million euro grant to Materials Chain member Prof. Dr. Corina Andronescu for the "Natural Water to H2" project in Düsseldorf. With this research project, the University of Duisburg-Essen aims to achieve a breakthrough for more sustainability in hydrogen production. To this end, the nanosciences and water research departments of the University of Duisburg-Essen are joining forces. The Ministry of Culture and Science is funding the project as part of NRW's Profile Development 2022.

Hydrogen research is booming. With the funding decision for the "Natural Water to H2" project presented today by NRW Science Minister Ina Brandes, the University of Duisburg-Essen (UDE) is aiming for a breakthrough in the use of water for hydrogen production. In doing so, the UDE is once again demonstrating its enormous expertise in hydrogen and water research.