Lessons Learnt…

September 22nd, 2020

ARENA has published reports arising from its hydrogen funding activities that include a range of lessons learnt from project proponents.

Lessons Learnt… and other reports from ARENA-funded hydrogen energy activities

The Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA) has published several reports arising from its hydrogen energy funding activities. These reports include a range of lessons learnt from project proponents covering a full range of project advancement activities, including technical and economic evaluation, permitting and regulatory matters, and community engagement and perception aspects.

ATCO Clean Energy Innovation Hub Lessons - presentation coverProject reports include:

  • Clean Energy Innovation Hub

This presentation discusses the lessons learnt from the completion of ATCO’s Clean Energy Innovation Hub in Jandakot, Western Australia.

This report discusses project outcomes and lessons learnt in integrating renewable energy assets and hydrogen and in introducing the latter into a natural gas distribution system in a microgrid test environment (hosted at the ATCO operations Centre in Jandakot).

  • Toyota Ecopark Hydrogen Demonstration (Toyota Hydrogen Centre)

This presentation discusses the lessons learnt from the development of the Toyota Hydrogen Centre project in Altona, Victoria.

  • Queensland Nitrates Renewable Hydrogen and Ammonia Project

This report discusses the main aspects of the QNP green hydrogen to ammonia project feasibility study

Other relevant reports include:

This selection of materials provides a brief review of selected global and Australian case studies and a description of the H2City assessment framework. It also provides a description of the functionality and assumptions of the H2City Tool that can be used to assess the costs and benefits of a regional town or municipality switching to hydrogen.

This report discusses the Australian public’s response to the expanding opportunities of hydrogen for export, transport and domestic use.


Preparation date: September 2020