Hydrogen Project (Renamed Project)

February 2nd, 2024

Hydrogen Project

A renewable hydrogen facility to be located in Townsville, Queensland, is under investigation.

Main proponents:

Origin Energy

Main end-use classification:

Domestic supply, export potential


Under development – pre-feasibility stage

Estimated cost:


Other involvement:


Production details:

Under evaluation


Queensland, Australia


Announced funding:


Project description:

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

Origin Energy is assessing the potential of a renewable hydrogen production facility in Townsville, Queensland. Domestic offtake and high-value local uses are being investigated by the project proponent.  Origin is focussed on developing a commercial-scale domestic facility as a pathway to export at later stages.


Updated: January 2024