Finkel backs brown coal to hydrogen plans

AUSTRALIA’S chief scientist Dr Alan Finkel has backed the controversial  Kawasaki Heavy Industries plan to convert La Trobe Valley’s unlovely and unloved moisture-rich, alluvial brown coal to hydrogen for shipping to Japan. 

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"We are talking about an alternative fuel to natural gas, for generation electricity, transporting and heating," he told Energy News at the Greenhouse Gas Technology-14 conference.