The global industrial gas company Linde has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Beijing Green Hydrogen Technology Development Co., Ltd., to jointly promote the application and development of green hydrogen in China.
- Beijing Green Hydrogen Technology Development Co., Ltd., a subsidiary of China Power International Development Ltd.
- As per MoU the companies will collaborate on a variety of green hydrogen initiatives, including hydrogen technology research and development.
- Both companies will implementation of green hydrogen mobility solutions during China’s inaugural hosting of the 2022 Winter Olympics.
In May 2020, Linde announced that it had started up a state-of-the-art syngas processing plant in Geismar, Louisiana. The new plant will supply carbon monoxide and hydrogen to a top global chemical company as well as other refining and chemical customers along Linde’s hydrogen pipeline network in Southern Louisiana, all under long-term supply agreements.
In April 2020, Linde announced that it had leveraged its extensive technology portfolio to sign a new contract with Indian Oil Corporation Limited (IOCL), the largest refiner in India.
In February 2020, Linde had started up a new air separation unit (ASU) in Freeport, Texas, as part of a long-term agreement to supply MEGlobal’s new ethylene glycol (EG) plant in Oyster Creek, Texas.
In January 2020, Linde announced that it had started up a new air separation plant to supply nitrogen, high purity oxygen and argon to the 12-inch wafer product line of Shanghai Huali Microelectronics Corporation (HLMC) in Shanghai. In addition, Linde will supply hydrogen and helium to HLMC.
Linde plc is a worlds leading industrial gas and engineering company, based in United Kingdom. The company was formed by the merger of Linde AG of Germany and Praxair of the United States . Linde operates around 80 hydrogen electrolysis plants and it has world’s first high-purity hydrogen storage cavern. The company employs approximately 80,000 people globally and serves customers in more than 100 countries worldwide.