Green Liquid Hydrogen Export Project

May 5th, 2022

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

Main proponents:

Origin Energy, Kawasaki Heavy Industries

Main end-use classification:

Export potential, domestic supply


Under development

Estimated cost:


Other involvement:


Production details:

Under evaluation


Queensland, Australia


Announced funding:


Project description:

Origin Energy and Kawasaki Heavy Industries are collaborating to assess the potential of a green hydrogen production facility in Townsville, Queensland. Following completion of a feasibility study in 2020, the proponents are focussed on developing a commercial-scale, export-oriented project, targetting first exports in the late 2020s to early 2030s.


Updated: May 2022