Green Hydrogen Export Project (Renamed Project)

April 29th, 2023

Green Hydrogen Export Project

A commercial-scale green hydrogen facility at Townsville, Queensland, is under investigation.

Main proponents:

Origin Energy

Main end-use classification:

Export potential, domestic supply


Under development

Estimated cost:


Other involvement:


Production details:

Under evaluation


Queensland, Australia


Announced funding:


Project description:

(This project was previously titled ‘Green Liquid Hydrogen Export Project’.)

Origin Energy is assessing the potential of a green hydrogen production facility in Townsville, Queensland. Following completion of a feasibility study in 2020, the proponent is focussed on developing a commercial-scale, export-oriented project, targeting first exports in the late 2020s to early 2030s.


Updated: April 2023