Norway inscribes ammonia into national hydrogen plan

Norwegian Oil and Energy Minister Tina Bru states that ammonia will be set on equal footing with the period table's most basic element in the country's looming new hydrogen strategy, wherein the chemical can be used as an emissions-free marine fuel.

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The Norwegian government's long-awaited hydrogen strategy is just around the corner and upon arrival will also feature a plan for ammonia, writes Norwegian Oil and Energy Minister Tina Bru in a reply to Conservative Party colleague Liv Kari Eskeland.

"Ammonia and hydrogen will be equated as low-emission solutions within the hydrogen strategy in all relevant cases. I must, however, also specify that pure hydrogen is a precursor for producing pure or green ammonia," Bru writes and continues:

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