Southland company’s big hydrogen play

Business

29 Jul, 2022 05:00 PM12 minutes to read

HW Richardson chief executive Anthony Jones. Photo / George Heard

Hydrogen is being talked up in Southland. And not by a Green Party think tank or a power company PR person, but by our largest private transport company, HW Richardson Group.

This is industrial New CPH2's system is also cutting edge in that it's a membrane-free electrolyser. In practical terms, that means it skips the usual requirement for ultra-pure water.

Any potable water will do - which should also help to easily plonk the systems around the country, assuming HWR does go ahead with a wider rollout.